BOTTOM LINE: Minnesota and Detroit will face off on Wednesday.
The Twins are 24-29 on their home turf. Minnesota is hitting a collective batting average of .242 this season, led by Luis Arraez with an average of .300.
The Tigers are 20-33 on the road. Detroit has slugged .396 this season. Akil Baddoo leads the club with a .494 slugging percentage, including 31 extra-base hits and 10 home runs.
The Tigers won the last meeting 6-5. Jose Cisnero recorded his second victory and Eric Haase went 1-for-4 with a home run and four RBIs for Detroit. Jorge Alcala registered his fifth loss for Minnesota.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jorge Polanco leads the Twins with 36 extra base hits and is batting .264.
Jonathan Schoop leads the Tigers with 109 hits and has 60 RBIs.
LAST 10 GAMES: Twins: 4-6, .228 batting average, 3.99 ERA, outscored by five runs