Baltimore Orioles (35-43, fifth in AL East) vs. Minnesota Twins (44-36, first in the AL Central)
Minneapolis; Saturday, 2:10 PM EDT
PITCHING POSSIBLE: Orioles: Jordan Lyles (4-7, 5.04 ERA, 1.46 WHIP, 70 strikeouts); Twins: Sonny Gray (4-1, 2.17 ERA, .97 WHIP, 49 strikeouts)
FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Twins -226, Orioles +186; over/under is 9 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Baltimore Orioles will try to end a three-game road losing streak when they play the Minnesota Twins.
Minnesota is 24-17 in home games and 44-36 overall. The Twins have the team’s seventh-best batting average in MLB play at .252.
Baltimore has an overall record of 35-43 and a record of 17-26 in road races. The Orioles are eighth in the AL with a total of 79 home runs, averaging one per game.
The teams will meet on Saturday for the sixth time this season. The Twins lead the season 3-2.
TOP PERFORMANCE: Luis Arraez has 10 doubles, a triple, four home runs and 27 RBI for the Twins. Carlos Correa is 11-for-31 with two homeruns and five RBI in the last 10 games.
Austin Hays has 19 doubles, a triple and 11 home runs for the Orioles. Ryan Mountcastle is 12-for-39 with five doubles and a homerun in the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Twins: 6-4, .251 batting average, 1.92 ERA, defeated opponents by 22 points
Orioles: 5-5, .211 batting average, 2.49 ERA, defeated opponents by 12 points
Injuries: Gemini: Ryan Jeffers: Daily (thumb), Trevor Megill: 60 days IL (shoulder), Joe Smith: 15 days IL (fall), Trevor Larnach: 10 days IL (core), Cody Stashak: 60 days IL (shoulder ), Royce Lewis: 60 days IL (knee), Bailey Ober: 15 days IL (groin), Danny Coulombe: 15 days IL (hip), Miguel Sano: 60 days IL (knee), Chris Paddack: 60 days IL (elbow ), Jhon Romero: 60 days IL (biceps), Jorge Alcala: 60 days IL (elbow), Randy Dobnak: 60 days IL (finger), Kenta Maeda: 60 days IL (elbow)
Orioles: Kyle Bradish: 15-day IL (shoulder), Ramon Urias: 10-day IL (oblique), Alexander Wells: 60-day IL (elbow), Chris Ellis: 60-day IL (shoulder), John Means: 60 -Day IL (elbow)
The Associated Press created this story using technology from Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.