Cruz had missed four straight games due to the wrist strain and said the time of the year was a major factor.
The move makes room on the 40-man roster for right-handed reliever Austin Adams.
The Angels went 3 for 17 with runners in scoring position, leaving 14 men on base.
The win completed a three-game sweep of struggling Toronto.
The AL Central-leading Twins won for the eighth time in 11 games.
Demir will be the fourth newcomer for Minnesota next season, joining freshmen Sam Freeman, Isaiah Ihnen and Tre’ Williams.
Martin Perez and two relievers combined on a three-hitter while Eddie Rosario hit his AL-leading 12th home run in the win.
ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) – When it comes to high school golfers in Southeastern Minnesota, there’s not one better than Lourdes’ Luke Alexander. The Eagles’ Senior is