Jose Morales hasn't exactly been impressive splitting time behind the plate with Mike Redmond, batting .250/.308/.333 in 26 plate appearances while struggling defensively, but after going 0-for-4 last nightDrew Butera is hitting .207/.250/.276 at Triple-A. Also, lots of e-mails lately wondering if Morales' game-calling is screwing up the Twins' pitchers, but they actually have a slightly lower ERA throwing to him than Redmond so far.
Meanwhile, Joe Mauer is scheduled to begin a six-game minor-league rehab assignment tonight.
Earlier this week the Brewers traded Jason Tyner to the Tigers for ... well, nothing. Still seems like kind of a lot for a guy who hit .248/.333/.296 at Triple-A last year and is off to a 2-for-21 start this year.