Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau is headed to the 15-day DL with a stiff neck. Morneau hasn't played since the All-Star break due to the injury.
Ben Paulsen will replace Morneau in Monday's lineup, playing first and batting sixth. It will be Paulsen's major league debut.
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For the season, Morneau is hitting .312/.345/.502 with 20 doubles and 13 home runs. He participated in the Home Run Derby, but did not advance past the second round.
- Alex Hampl