The Twins are expected to announce the September call-ups on Friday. Teams are allowed to expand their active rosters from 25 to 40 players for the final month of the regular season. Double-A prospect and 2008 first-round pick Aaron Hicks, an outfielder, is expected to be one of the players called up.
Vikes' playoff chances rise as Carolina, Philly, Washington all lose
Minnesota can really do some damage in the playoff race with a win Monday night.