Trevor Plouffe hits the seven day DL after catching a knee to the head

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Trevor Plouffe had an awful tenth inning in last night’s Twins-Braves game. First he reached base by taking a 97 m.p.h. Craig Kimbrel fastball to the ribs. Then he tried to break up a double play and took a knee to the head, leaving him on the ground for a good while. Looked nasty.

Plouffe has been diagnosed with a concussion and has been placed on the seven-day DL.  Here’s hoping that’s all the time he needs.