Found August 09, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Second baseman Tsuyoshi Nishioka's re-entry into the major leagues has been rocky. In three games since being recalled from Class AAA Rochester, he has been charged with three errors and generally has looked overmatched. At the plate, he's 0 for 12 with a sacrifice fly, a walk and a strikeout. By season's end, the Minnesota Twins will have paid Nishioka $6 million and are on the hook for another season at $3 million in 2013, so they have to see if he can play. But after his performance in Wednesday's 6-2 loss at Cleveland, they might have they seen enough. Nishioka was charged with one error and missed on two other plays that led directly to runs. "Today wasn't a good day; let's leave it at that," manager Ron Gardenhire said when asked about his second baseman. "I'm not talking about it anymore." Sent to the minors on the first day of spring training cuts, Nishioka hit .245 with 13 doubles, 24 RBI and nine errors in 84 games with...
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