Major League Baseball
Preview
Detroit at Minnesota
When: 3:10 PM ET, Sunday, October 1, 2017
Where: Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Matchup Edge
DET Edge in: MIN
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Minnesota Twins are ranked 10 in hitting, with a batting average of .260. The Twins are averaging 5.0 runs per game this season with an OPS of .767.
  • The Detroit Tigers are ranked 12 in hitting, with a batting average of .259. The Tigers are averaging 4.6 runs per game this season with an OPS of .749.

Pitching

  • The Minnesota Twins are ranked 20 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.62. Opponents are hitting .267 for average, and have a .330 on base percentage and .777 OPS against the Twins this season.
  • The Detroit Tigers are ranked 30 in pitching, with an earned run average of 5.38. Opponents are hitting .282 for average, and have a .348 on base percentage and .811 OPS against the Tigers this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Detroit 64-97 W1 34-47 30-50
Minnesota 84-77 L1 40-40 44-37
Last Meeting
Detroit Minnesota
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
9/30/17 DET 3 MIN 2 .152 0 .328 .188 0 .516
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Detroit J. McCann .260 13 .841
Minnesota B. Dozier .356 26 1.071
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Detroit N. Castellanos 3 12 8
Minnesota B. Dozier 5 21 10
Pitching ERA Avg K
Detroit 6.57 .258 137
Minnesota 4.64 .281 139
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Detroit N. Castellanos .273 167 .813
Minnesota J. Mauer .305 159 .800
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Detroit N. Castellanos 26 73 101
Minnesota B. Dozier 34 105 93
Pitching ERA Avg K
Detroit 5.38 .259 1191
Minnesota 4.62 .260 1160