MLB Injuries

Joe Mauer headed to the DL with back strain-Dr. Parekh

Photographer: Frank Jansky/Icon Sportswire

Minnesota Twins Joe Mauer headed to the DL with a lumbar strain. Typically this is entirely muscular. Rest, anti-flammatory, and therapy are usually required. About 2 weeks to return to play. If the issue persists, would likely need an MRI to evaluate the nerves and ligaments of the back.

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