BOTTOM LINE: Minnesota and Kansas City will meet on Saturday.
The Twins are 32-37 in home games in 2020. Minnesota hitters have posted a team on-base percentage of .312 this season, led by Luis Arraez with a mark of .360.
The Royals are 30-42 on the road. Kansas City’s lineup has 147 home runs this season, Salvador Perez leads them with 42 homers.
The Royals won the last meeting 6-4. Ervin Santana earned his second victory and Andrew Benintendi went 4-for-5 with two home runs and five RBIs for Kansas City. Juan Minaya registered his first loss for Minnesota.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jorge Polanco leads the Twins with 27 home runs and has 83 RBIs.
Whit Merrifield leads the Royals with 157 hits and is batting .274.
LAST 10 GAMES: Twins: 4-6, .219 batting average, 3.84 ERA, outscored by nine runs