Martinez takes 10-game hit streak into matchup with Twins
Boston; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Boston’s Martinez puts 10-game hit streak on the line against Twins.
The Red Sox are 34-34 in home games. The Boston offense has compiled a .276 batting average as a team this season, good for first in the league. Rafael Devers leads the team with a mark of .322.
The Twins are 46-23 on the road. Minnesota’s team on-base percentage of .338 is fourth in the American League. Nelson Cruz leads the team with an OBP of .385.
LAST 10 GAMES: Red Sox: 7-3, .261 batting average, 4.26 ERA, outscored opponents by 11 runs
Twins: 8-2, .302 batting average, 4.35 ERA, outscored opponents by 27 runs