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Twins call up quintet from Triple-A, including Santana and Vargas, but not Berrios


MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins have added five players from Triple-A Rochester for September: shortstop , first baseman , catcher and right-handed relievers and .

The moves were made Tuesday, the first day teams could expand their active rosters past the 25-man limit.

Each player has been with the Twins already this year. Santana and Vargas were regulars for much of the first half of the season before being sent down. With settled in at shortstop, entrenched as the designated hitter and at first base, neither Santana nor Vargas will play much down the stretch.

Top pitching prospect was not in the first wave of promotions. The right-hander has thrown 161-plus innings in the minors.

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