Jordan Schafer OF MIN 2 Days

Schafer (elbow) is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Tigers, according to MLB.com's Rhett Bollinger.

Schafer will sit out for the fifth straight game as the regular season comes to a close Chris Herrmann will get the nod in left field once again in Schafer's place.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 3 Days

Schafer (elbow) is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Tigers, according to Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Schafer's elbow is not believed to be serious, but he is apparently still too sore to play. Chris Herrmann will get another start in left field in Schafer's place.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 4 Days

Schafer (elbow) won't need an MRI, as the Twins don't believe the injury to be that serious, Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press reports.

He's not in the lineup Friday, and while it may not be serious, it could still be enough to sideline him for the final games of the season. Consider him day-to-day for now.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 4 Days

Schafer (elbow) remains out of the lineup Friday against the Tigers, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Despite his attempts to batting through a hyper-extended right elbow, suffered Sept. 15, Schafer's condition hasn't improved and he's now set to miss a third straight start. Chris Herrmann will once again man left field in his absence.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 5 Days

Schafer is dealing with a hyper-extended right elbow that occurred on Sep. 15, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Schafer had "been trying to battle through it," but it hadn't gotten better, and he has sat the last two days as a result. With the season winding down and the Twins out of playoff contention, it wouldn't be surprising if he sits for the Twins' final three games.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 5 Days

Schafer is out of the lineup Thursday against the Tigers, Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Manager Ron Gardenhire will give September call-up Chris Herrmann some rare playing time in left field, as Schafer heads to the bench for the third time in four games. Schafer's at-bats figure to remain inconsistent during the season-ending series with the Tigers, with the Twins content to shuffle some of their underutilized players into the mix before packing it in for 2014.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 6 Days

Schafer is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Diamondbacks, LaVelle E. Neal of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Schafer will miss his second game in three days, with Aaron Hicks getting the start in left field due to the left-handed pitcher Vidal Nuno scheduled to start. He started off strong with his new team, batting .333/.405/.427 in August and with 10 RBI and 11 stolen bases, but has really slowed down in September, collecting just 12 hits in 55 at-bats.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 8 Days

Schafer is not in the lineup Monday, Fox Sports North's Tyler Mason reports.

Schafer has played everyday down the stretch for the Twins, but over the last week his average has dropped from .308 to .288, so he's cooling down after his hot start with Minnesota.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 17 Days

Schafer is not in the lineup for Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader against the White Sox.

With lefty Jose Quintana on the hill for Chicago in Game 1, manager Robin Ventura will turn to Aaron Hicks to man left field. Look for Schafer to be in there to face right-hander Scott Carroll in the nightcap.

Jordan Schafer OF MIN 19 Days

Schafer is not in the lineup for Game 2 of Thursday's doubleheader against the Indians, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Schafer will give way to Chris Parmelee in left field with a left-hander in T.J. House set to start the second game for Cleveland. Following an 0-for-3 performance in Game 1, Schafer is now just 1-for-his-last-14.