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7/26/2010 11:59:00 AM
Description: The Twins have recalled Morales from Triple-A Rochester.
Insight: Morales will take the roster spot of 2B Orlando Hudson (oblique) and will serves as the Twins' No. 3 catcher. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/13/2010 1:30:00 PM
Description: The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports the Twins are expected to activate Morales (right wrist) on Thursday and option him to Triple-A Rochester.
Insight: Morales will share time with Wilson Ramos, who was recently sent back to Rochester. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/5/2010 2:20:00 PM
Description: 1500 ESPN.com reports Morales (right wrist) injured his hip in an extended spring training this week.
Insight: This is an obvious setback for Morales as he tries to return from wrist surgery. The Twins will take it slowly with him now. (SportsBuff.com)
 
4/15/2010 4:03:00 PM
Description: 1500 ESPN Twin Cities.com reports Morales (right wrist) is not making much progress in his recovery from offseason wrist surgery
Insight: Morales is likely to be out until at least mid-May, so Drew Butera looks likely to serve as Joe Mauer's backup in the meantime. (SportsBuff.com)
 
3/10/2010 10:26:00 AM
Description: The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports Morales (right wrist) is still a week away from swinging a bat.
Insight: Morales has the case removed from his surgically repaired wrist on March 1, but he now looks less likely to be ready for the start of the season. That could open the door for Drew Butera of Wilson Ramos to win the job as Joe Mauer's backup. (SportsBuff.com)
 
3/2/2010 11:54:00 AM
Description: The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports Morales (right wrist) had the cast removed from his surgically repaired right wrist on Monday.
Insight: It's still not clear if Morales will be ready for the start of the regular season. If so, he should be Joe Mauer's primary backup. (SportsBuff.com)
 
1/16/2010 9:35:00 AM
Description: According to the Star Tribune, Morales will need surgery to fix a strained tendon in his right wrist.
Insight: Morales is expected to have surgery soon and will be out for around six-to-eight weeks. (SportsBuff.com)