Major League Baseball
Preview
Minnesota at Oakland
When: 10:05 PM ET, Friday, July 28, 2017
Where: Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, California
Matchup Edge
MIN Edge in: OAK
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Oakland Athletics are ranked 30 in hitting, with a batting average of .235. The Athletics are averaging 4.2 runs per game this season with an OPS of .726.
  • The Minnesota Twins are ranked 21 in hitting, with a batting average of .251. The Twins are averaging 4.5 runs per game this season with an OPS of .733.

Pitching

  • The Oakland Athletics are ranked 18 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.60. Opponents are hitting .255 for average, and have a .321 on base percentage and .748 OPS against the Athletics this season.
  • The Minnesota Twins are ranked 27 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.91. Opponents are hitting .274 for average, and have a .342 on base percentage and .803 OPS against the Twins this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Minnesota 49-51 L4 23-31 26-20
Oakland 44-58 L4 28-23 16-35
Last Meeting
Minnesota Oakland
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
5/4/17 OAK 8 MIN 5 .182 3 .762 .359 1 1.022
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Minnesota E. Rosario .500 5 1.445
Oakland Y. Alonso .400 4 1.538
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Minnesota B. Dozier 2 3 2
Oakland Y. Alonso 2 2 3
Pitching ERA Avg K
Minnesota 4.33 .260 26
Oakland 7.20 .267 25
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Minnesota E. Rosario .293 91 .805
Oakland J. Lowrie .265 96 .776
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Minnesota M. Sano 23 63 68
Oakland K. Davis 28 61 69
Pitching ERA Avg K
Minnesota 4.91 .251 692
Oakland 4.60 .235 783