Phil Hughes SP MIN 22 Hrs

Hughes was impressive yet again, picking up his 14th win of the season by limiting the Indians to one run on just five hits while striking out eight.

Hughes has been spectacular in August, winning all four of his starts while surrendering just four runs this month in 27.1 innings pitched.

Phil Hughes SP MIN 6 Days

Hughes gave up one run over 7.1 innings with six strikeouts and no walks to improve to 13-8 in Saturday's win over the Royals.

After struggling a bit in July (5.71 ERA), Hughes has been on fire lately. He's 3-0 with a 1.33 ERA and 22:3 K:BB ratio in 20.1 innings in his last three starts

Phil Hughes SP MIN 11 Days

Hughes gave up one run over seven innings with seven strikeouts and one walk to improve to 12-8 in Sunday's win over Oakland.

After struggling a bit in July (5.71 ERA), Hughes has been stellar in August by allowing just two runs in 13 innings with a 16:2 K:BB ratio.

Phil Hughes SP MIN 16 Days

Hughes pitched six innings, allowing one run on seven hits and one walk, while striking out nine batters in picking up his 11th win (11-8) of the year in Tuesday's victory over the Padres.

Hughes has not been one for consistency of late, having posted just four quality outings in his last ten starts. However, for the most part Hughes has been solid this year with a 4.01 ERA, 1.25 WHIP and a fantastic 127:14 K:BB ratio in 143.2 innings pitched this season. Hughes is scheduled to make his next start Sunday on the road against the A's.

Phil Hughes SP MIN 26 Days

Phil Hughes (shin) will be fine for his next scheduled start.

Hughes exited Thursday's outing after being hit in the right shin by a comebacker, but he's feeling much better and will not miss his next turn. The right-hander has put up a 4.10 ERA but a terrific 113/12 K/BB ratio over 131 2/3 innings this season.

Phil Hughes SP MIN 28 Days

Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said Friday that while Phil Hughes (shin) is sore, he's "not as bad as he thought he might be."

Hughes exited Thursday's outing after being hit in the right shin by a comebacker, but Gardy expects the right-hander to be fine for his next outing. Hughes holds a 4.10 ERA but a superb 113/12 K/BB ratio over 131 2/3 innings this season.

Phil Hughes SP MIN 29 Days

X-rays on Phil Hughes' right shin came back negative.

Hughes was forced from Thursday's outing in the fourth inning when he took an Adam Dunn comebacker off the shin. He'll undoubtedly be sore but the Twins are hopeful that he'll be ready for his next start.

Phil Hughes SP MIN 29 Days

Phil Hughes is considered day-to-day after being diagnosed with a bruised right shin.

Hughes was injured when he took an Adam Dunn comebacker in the fourth inning of Thursday's outing versus the White Sox. It doesn't appear that X-rays will be required, so Hughes should have a good shot to make his next start. He struck out four while allowing two runs over three frames before exiting.

Phil Hughes SP MIN 29 Days

Phil Hughes left Thursday's start versus the White Sox after being hit in the right leg by a comebacker.

Adam Dunn's smash appeared to hit Hughes' shin, and he eventually limped off the field with the Twins' trainer. He'll likely go for an X-ray, at which point an update on his status will be available.

Phil Hughes SP MIN 1 Month

Phil Hughes was blown up for 11 hits and five runs over seven innings Saturday in a loss to the Rays.

Hughes yielded three runs in the second inning and two in the seventh. He walked just one batter but also struck out only one. The right-hander got off to a good start this season but now owns a less-than-impressive 4.06 ERA.