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Twins host the Tigers, look to continue home win streak

May 25, 2022 GMT

Detroit Tigers (14-28, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Minnesota Twins (27-16, first in the AL Central)

Minneapolis; Wednesday, 1:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Tigers: Rony Garcia (0-0, 2.57 ERA, .71 WHIP, 17 strikeouts); Twins: Dylan Bundy (3-2, 5.14 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 25 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Twins -194, Tigers +164; over/under is 8 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Minnesota Twins will try to keep a three-game home win streak alive when they face the Detroit Tigers.

Minnesota is 27-16 overall and 15-8 in home games. The Twins have a 19-1 record in games when they have more hits than their opponents.

Detroit is 6-15 in road games and 14-28 overall. The Tigers have the 10th-best team ERA in baseball at 3.59.

The matchup Wednesday is the sixth time these teams square off this season. The Twins have a 5-0 advantage in the season series.

TOP PERFORMERS: Byron Buxton is second on the Twins with 16 extra base hits (five doubles and 11 home runs). Gio Urshela is 10-for-28 with a double, two home runs and eight RBI over the past 10 games.

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Jonathan Schoop has six doubles, four home runs and nine RBI while hitting .178 for the Tigers. Miguel Cabrera is 12-for-34 with two doubles and two home runs over the past 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Twins: 8-2, .258 batting average, 2.90 ERA, outscored opponents by 23 runs

Tigers: 5-5, .216 batting average, 3.60 ERA, outscored by eight runs

INJURIES: Twins: Cody Stashak: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Josh Winder: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Miguel Sano: 60-Day IL (knee), Chris Paddack: 60-Day IL (elbow), Danny Coulombe: 15-Day IL (left hip), Jhon Romero: 60-Day IL (biceps), Jorge Alcala: 60-Day IL (elbow), Randy Dobnak: 60-Day IL (finger), Kenta Maeda: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Tigers: Eduardo Rodriguez: 15-Day IL (ribcage), Will Vest: 15-Day IL (covid-19), Victor Reyes: 10-Day IL (quadricep), Austin Meadows: 10-Day IL (vertigo), Michael Pineda: 15-Day IL (finger), Tyler Alexander: 15-Day IL (elbow), Kyle Funkhouser: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Matt Manning: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Casey Mize: 10-Day IL (elbow), Spencer Turnbull: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jake Rogers: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jose Cisnero: 60-Day IL (shoulder)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.