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31 Oswaldo Arcia LF
Height/Weight: 6-0/220 | Birthdate: 5/9/1991 | Birthplace: Anaco, Venezuela | Bats/Throws: L/R | Team: Minnesota | College: None | MLB Experience: 2 | Owned/Started%: 27/1 | Average Draft Position: 248.80
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No set timetable for Oswaldo Arcia yet


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/15/2014) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia may not require a rehab assignment before returning from a wrist injury, though the team has yet to officially set out a plan of action for his return. According to MLB.com, the next step in his recovery will come after the team sees how he responds to a cortisone shot received Tuesday.

"We'll let that settle in for the next couple days and then test it out," Twins assistant general manager Rob Antony told MLB.com. "It's still a little inflamed and a little sore. So hopefully that'll take care of that."

Arcia will rest the wrist over the next few days before determining a timeline, but the injury seems fairly minor at this point. 


Oswaldo Arcia placed on disabled list


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/9/2014) The Twins placed outfielder Oswaldo Arcia on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday.

Arcia hasn't played since April 4 due to a wrist injury. He's hit .111/.158/.222 in 18 at-bats this season.


Trip to DL finally determined for Oswaldo Arcia


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(4/9/2014) The rollercoaster reports from the Twins on Wednesday regarding the status of outfielder Oswaldo Arcia appears to have ended with with the announcement that he will be placed on the disabled list later in the day.

Arcia has been dealing with a wrist injury. He swung the bat before the Wednesday game against Oakland, leading to optimism and conjecture that he could avoid a trip to the DL.


Manager: Oswaldo Arcia getting back in 'swing' of things


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(4/9/2014) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia appears likely to avoid the disabled list despite having missed four straight games with a wrist ailment. Ron Gardenhire said he took some swings before the game Wednesday, which indicates he could be nearing a return to game action.

Oswaldo Arcia out again, DL move coming?


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/9/2014) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia missed a fourth straight start Wednesday against the A's because of a wrist injury.

The Twins haven't announced a roster move regarding Arcia, but he could be a candidate to go on the disabled list since manager Ron Gardenhire hinted at the move if Arcia wasn't back in the lineup by Wednesday.


Oswaldo Arcia out Monday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(4/7/2014) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia is not in the team's starting lineup Monday.

Arcia is dealing with a wrist injury. He was unable to play Saturday and Sunday due to the injury. Arcia is a threat to be placed on the disabled list, but it hasn't happened yet. The team could have made the move Monday, but opted to place Jason Bartlett on the DL instead. It's unclear when Arcia will return to action.


Oswaldo Arcia might land on the DL


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/6/2014) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia was sidelined as expected Sunday because of a wrist injury. It was the second straight game Arcia missed.

Manager Ron Gardenhire said Arcia is taking anti-inflammatories for his injured right wrist. However, he will have to be ready to play by Wednesday or he will go on the disabled list, per MLB.com.


Oswaldo Arcia will need a few more days of rest


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/5/2014) Twins assistant general manager Rob Antony told reporters that outfielder Oswaldo Arcia visited a wrist specialist on Saturday, and it doesn't appear to be a serious injury.

However, he'll need a few more days of rest before returning to the lineup, MLB.com reports. St. Paul Pioneer Press suggests that Arcia could be back as early as Wednesday against the A's.

Arcia has struggled to start the season, mustering only two hits in his first 18 at-bats.

Oswaldo Arcia wrist issue becoming a concern


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(4/5/2014) A right wrist ailment has sidelined Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia on Saturday and he will have it checked out by a doctor, Ron Gardenhire told MLB.com.

Arcia is off to a poor start this season with two hits in 18 at-bats.


Oswaldo Arcia returns to lineup on Wednesday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(3/12/2014) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia has overcome an illness and will start Wednesday against Pittsburgh, per the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.

Arcia was a pleasant surprise in a miserable 2013 season for the Twins. He showed strong production with 14 home runs and 41 RBI, though he struck out in exactly one in every three at-bats.


Oswaldo Arcia still out Tuesday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(3/11/2014) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia is still sitting out Tuesday, according to MLB.com.

Arcia is dealing with an illness, but was expected to be in the team's lineup Tuesday. He'll need another day in order to get ready. Arcia hit .251/.304/.430 in 351 at-bats last year. 


Oswaldo Arcia, Aaron Hicks expected back Tuesday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(3/9/2014) Twins assistant general manager Rob Antony said outfielders Oswaldo Arcia (illness) and Aaron Hicks (elbow) are expected to return to the spring lineup Tuesday.

Oswaldo Arcia, Aaron Hicks could be back on Tuesday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/8/2014) Twins outfielders Oswaldo Arcia and Aaron Hicks are not expected back in a spring game until Tuesday against Tampa Bay, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

Arcia was sent home sick Thursday with flu-like symptoms and didn't make the trip for Friday's game. Hicks felt minor discomfort in his elbow during batting practice Thursday before his team's game against the Cardinals was rained out.

Oswaldo Arcia, Aaron Hicks sidelined Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(3/7/2014) Twins outfielders Oswaldo Arcia and Aaron Hicks were not available for Friday's action against the Pirates due to minor injuries, MLB.com reports.

Arcia was sent home sick Thursday with flu-like symptoms and didn't make the trip for Friday's game. He is day-to-day and should return soon.

Hicks felt minor discomfort in his elbow during batting practice Thursday before his team's game against the Cardinals was rained out. However, he isn't on the team's official internal injury list given to the medical staff and should be fine within a few days.


Oswaldo Arcia dealing with an illness


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(3/6/2014) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia has been scratched from Thursday's game due to an illness, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

The issue will likely keep Arcia out a day of two. He should return to action soon. Arcia hit .251/.304/.430 in 351 at-bats last year.


Oswaldo Arcia changes agents


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(11/26/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia has switched agents, according to the Sports Business Journal.

Arcia had been with the Legacy Agency previously, but spent a year and nine months away. The Legacy Agency represents some premier MLB players, including CC Sabathia and Carl Crawford. Arcia hit .251/.304/.430 in 351 at-bats.


Oswaldo Arcia able to begin winter ball


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(10/30/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia played in his first winter ball game Tuesday, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press

Arcia went 0 for 3, with a strikeout in his first game. Arcia finished the regular season dealing with a knee injury, so it's encouraging to see him playing in games again so soon. He hit .251/.304/.430 in 351 at-bats.


Oswaldo Arcia back as DH


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9/27/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia, who had been dealing with a knee injury, returned to the starting lineup as a designated hitter Friday against the Indians. Arcia is hitting .254 with 14 homers and 43 RBI in 346 at-bats with three games remaining in 2013.

Oswaldo Arcia sits out Thursday's game


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9/26/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia was held out of the starting lineup Thursday night against the Indians because of a right knee injury.

An MRI Wednesday showed no structural damage for Arcia. He batted .254 with 14 homers and 43 RBI in 346 at-bats before the injury.

Oswaldo Arcia day to day for Twins


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(9/25/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia, who had an MRI on his injured right knee Wednesday, got positive results, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports. Arcia's MRI showed no structural damage and he's considered day to day for Minnesota. 

Oswaldo Arcia to undergo MRI


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(9/25/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia will undergo a precautionary MRI on his right knee, according to manager Ron Gardenhire, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports. He is day to day right now. 

Arcia was 3 for 4 with a homer and six RBI in his last game Sunday at Oakland. Arcia has 14 homers and 43 RBI over 346 at-bats for the Twins this season. 


Oswaldo Arcia scratched by Twins


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(9/23/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia had to be scratched from Monday's game against the Tigers due toa bruised right knee, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports. Arcia bruised the knee during a collision with the right-field wall during batting practice. 

Arcia is day to day for the Twins. He was 3 for 4 with a homer and six RBI in his last game Sunday at Oakland. Arcia has 14 homers and 43 RBI over 346 at-bats for the Twins this season. 


Oswaldo Arcia knocks in six


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(9/22/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia knocked in six runs as part of a career night Sunday against Oakland.

Arcia finished 3 for 4 with his 14th home run and a run scored as part of the performance. Arcia has been one of the lone bright spots for the Twins, as the young outfielder has showed significant power in 95 games for Minnesota. He's hitting .254/.308/.436.


Oswaldo Arcia clubs home run


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(9/12/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia hit his 12th home run Thursday against the Athletics. 

Arcia went 2 for 4, finishing the game with one run scored and one RBI. He also struck out. He's now hitting .256.


Oswaldo Arcia hitless in return


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(9/4/2013) Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia returned from a wrist injury Tuesday in Houston. Playing in a game that went into extra innings, Arcia went 0 for 3 with a walk and two strikeouts. He's batting .251 on the season.