"He took a shot to the knee," Gardenhire said. "He jumped up at the wall while shagging some balls out there. So he has a bruise or a contusion. But he's not moving well. Hopefully, he'll get better. They told me to give him a day or two."
With Arcia out of the lineup, Clete Thomas made his second straight start in left field against the Tigers.
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