BOTTOM LINE: Boston and Minnesota will square off on Wednesday.
The Red Sox are 40-25 on their home turf. Boston has slugged .444 this season. Kyle Schwarber leads the team with a mark of .566.
The Twins are 24-38 on the road. Minnesota is slugging .426 as a unit. Jorge Polanco leads the team with a slugging percentage of .491.
The Red Sox won the last meeting 11-9. Josh Taylor recorded his first victory and Hunter Renfroe went 2-for-4 with two home runs and five RBIs for Boston. Griffin Jax registered his second loss for Minnesota.
TOP PERFORMERS: Xander Bogaerts leads the Red Sox with 132 hits and has 69 RBIs.
Polanco leads the Twins with 50 extra base hits and is slugging .491.
LAST 10 GAMES: Red Sox: 6-4, .273 batting average, 3.39 ERA, outscored opponents by 21 runs