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DETROIT -- Minnesota Twins star Joe Mauer was put on the seven-day concussion disabled list after he experienced dizziness during his pregame route and was scratched from the lineup against the Detroit Tigers. Wholesale Nike Dunk Shoes . "Im glad we have the means to find out that someones hurt and do the right thing for them," Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said after a 6-3 win Tuesday night. "For a long time, you had guys playing through these things, but now we have the tests to find out that something is wrong and take care of them." Gardenhire said a few hours before the first pitch that Mauer was probably not going to catch during the three-game series in Detroit, adding he planned to play him in each game as the first baseman or designated hitter. Mauer caught Mondays game against the New York Mets. "He did take a lot of balls off the mask, but that has nothing to do with this," Gardenhire said Tuesday afternoon, explaining why Mauer was in the original lineup at first base for the series opener in Detroit. "Hes fine." Justin Morneau was shifted from designated hitter to first to replace Mauer in the field. Outfielder Chris Hermann moved up to hit second in Mauers place in the lineup. Mauer is hitting .324 with 11 homers and 47 RBIs for the Twins, who sit in fourth place in the AL Central. Morneau, who has battled concussions since 2010, said the team made the right choice by placing Mauer on the seven-day DL. "I definitely think it is the best," Morneau said. "The worst thing anyone can do is try to play through a concussion because then you get another one and you can be out for a long time. I know." Discount Nike Dunk Shoes Store . The trade deadline is Monday, Mar. 2 at 3pm et/Noon pt. TRADES COMPLETED SINCE OCT. 1, 2014: Feb. 15, 2015 Toronto Maple Leafs acquire: F Olli Jokinen, F Brendan Leipsic, 1st Round Pick (2015) Nashville Predators acquire: D Cody Franson, F Mike Santorelli Feb. Cheap Nike Dunk Shoes Authentic .C. -- The Charlotte Bobcats said head coach Steve Clifford underwent a successful procedure Friday to have two stents placed in his heart.GREEN BAY, Wis. - All-Pro quarterback Aaron Rodgers looked spry enough in pregame warmups Sunday for Green Bays divisional playoff game against Dallas.Rodgers is battling a left calf injury, although Friday he was elevated to probable for the game. He didnt look hampered at all during warmups, testing the leg as he threw to Jordy Nelson before shaking hands and chatting with game officials.Rodgers was injured in the Packers 15th regular-season game against Tampa Bay and aggravated the calf in the season finale vs. Detroit, when Green Bay won the NFC North. The Packers had a bye last week.The Packers kept three quarterbacks active. So running back DuJuan Harris is inactive, just as he was for the season finale against Detroit. Nike Dunk Shoes Outlet. Harris was the teams main kickoff returner during the season.Cowboys defensive tackle Terrell McClain is inactive Sunday. One of Dallas key rotational players on the line, McClain hurt his ankle in last weeks wild-card round victory over Detroit.Also absent for the fourth straight game is right tackle Doug Free (left ankle, foot). The Cowboys activated Ken Bishop from the practice squad to the roster as a backup to Jermey Parnell at right tackle Sunday.___AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and www.twitter.com/AP_NFL ;Wholesale NFL Jerseys Wholesale Nike NFL JerseysNFL Jerseys From China Cheap Nike Basketball Jerseys Wholesale Hockey Jerseys China Nike Baseball Jerseys Cheap College Jerseys China Cheap Football Jerseys Wholesale Jerseys Canada Wholesale NHL Jerseys Canada Wholesale Nike MLB Jerseys Canada Cheap NBA Jerseys Authentic Canada Stitched Soccer Jerseys Canada Cheap Jerseys Canada NFL ' ' '



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