Major League Baseball
Preview
Detroit at Minnesota
When: 7:10 PM ET, Saturday, September 30, 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 .769.
  • The Detroit Tigers are ranked 11 in hitting, with a batting average of .259. The Tigers are averaging 4.6 runs per game this season with an OPS of .752.

Pitching

  • The Minnesota Twins are ranked 20 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.64. Opponents are hitting .267 for average, and have a .331 on base percentage and .780 OPS against the Twins this season.
  • The Detroit Tigers are ranked 30 in pitching, with an earned run average of 5.41. Opponents are hitting .283 for average, and have a .348 on base percentage and .812 OPS against the Tigers this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Detroit 63-97 L1 34-47 29-50
Minnesota 84-76 W1 40-39 44-37
Last Meeting
Detroit Minnesota
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
9/29/17 DET 3 MIN 6 .257 1 .716 .273 2 .914
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Detroit N. Castellanos .250 18 .687
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 6.84 .264 130
Minnesota 4.80 .286 132
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Detroit N. Castellanos .273 166 .815
Minnesota J. Mauer .305 159 .798
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Detroit N. Castellanos 26 73 101
Minnesota B. Dozier 34 105 93
Pitching ERA Avg K
Detroit 5.41 .259 1184
Minnesota 4.64 .260 1153