BOTTOM LINE: Jonathan Schoop and the Tigers will take on the Twins Tuesday.
The Twins are 36-42 on their home turf. Minnesota has a collective on-base percentage of .311, led by Josh Donaldson with a mark of .346.
The Tigers have gone 33-42 away from home. Detroit has slugged .400 this season. Jeimer Candelario leads the club with a .451 slugging percentage, including 61 extra-base hits and 16 home runs.
The Twins won the last meeting 3-2. Bailey Ober notched his second victory and Donaldson went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and two RBIs for Minnesota. Casey Mize registered his seventh loss for Detroit.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jorge Polanco leads the Twins with 67 extra base hits and is slugging .500.
Robbie Grossman leads the Tigers with 23 home runs and is slugging .415.
LAST 10 GAMES: Twins: 5-5, .230 batting average, 4.50 ERA, outscored by seven runs