Major League Baseball
Preview
Minnesota at Detroit
When: 1:10 PM ET, Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Where: Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan
Matchup Edge
MIN Edge in: DET
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Detroit Tigers are ranked 22 in hitting, with a batting average of .241. The Tigers are averaging 3.9 runs per game this season with an OPS of .681.
  • The Minnesota Twins are ranked 16 in hitting, with a batting average of .247. The Twins are averaging 4.4 runs per game this season with an OPS of .719.

Pitching

  • The Detroit Tigers are ranked 22 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.50. Opponents are hitting .256 for average, and have a .321 on base percentage and .755 OPS against the Tigers this season.
  • The Minnesota Twins are ranked 23 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.62. Opponents are hitting .260 for average, and have a .335 on base percentage and .765 OPS against the Twins this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Minnesota 70-81 W3 43-31 27-50
Detroit 61-90 L2 36-40 25-50
Last Meeting
Minnesota Detroit
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
9/18/18 MIN 5 DET 3 .278 1 .794 .182 0 .448
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Minnesota E. Rosario .260 13 .789
Detroit N. Goodrum .293 12 1.192
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Minnesota E. Rosario 3 8 7
Detroit N. Goodrum 5 12 11
Pitching ERA Avg K
Minnesota 3.57 .239 117
Detroit 4.36 .230 104
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Minnesota E. Rosario .288 161 .803
Detroit N. Castellanos .296 171 .843
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Minnesota E. Rosario 24 87 77
Detroit N. Castellanos 21 80 81
Pitching ERA Avg K
Minnesota 4.62 .247 1282
Detroit 4.50 .241 1127