The Twins come off a 3-4 road trip during which the offense struggled. They scored only 20 runs in the seven games on the road.
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Offensive Woes Twins Bats Struggle on Road Trip
The Twins are back at home where they have been one of baseball’s best teams. They have won 11 of their last 13 at Target Field. The Twins pitching staff has thrived at home – five shutouts in their last 13 home games.
Happy at Home Twins Enjoying Home-Field Advantage
Last 13 at home
*2.31 without 11 runs allowed vs. Chicago 8/19
The Twins have been one of the top home teams in baseball this season:
Home Dominance Twins among AL’s Best
Brian Duensing goes for Minnesota tonight, and is in the process of contributing a big final push for the second consecutive season.
Ready for the Rotation Duensing helps for the second straight year
The Twins face a pitcher in Galarraga that they have hit hard recently. In his last five appearances against the Twins, he has posted an 8.31 ERA.
Tough Times against the Twins Galarraga’s recent struggles against Minnesota