Dodgers host the Twins, try to extend home win streak

August 10, 2022 GMT

Minnesota Twins (57-52, second in the AL Central) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (76-33, first in the NL West)

Los Angeles; Wednesday, 10:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Twins: Sonny Gray (6-3, 3.19 ERA, 1.11 WHIP, 74 strikeouts); Dodgers: Andre Jackson (0-0)

BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Dodgers will try to keep their five-game home win streak alive when they take on the Minnesota Twins.

Los Angeles has a 76-33 record overall and a 39-15 record in home games. The Dodgers are 57-7 in games when they out-hit their opponents.

Minnesota has a 26-27 record on the road and a 57-52 record overall. The Twins have the third-ranked team on-base percentage in the AL at .320.

The matchup Wednesday is the fourth meeting between these teams this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Freddie Freeman has 36 doubles, two triples and 15 home runs for the Dodgers. Max Muncy is 10-for-29 with four doubles, three home runs and eight RBI over the last 10 games.

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Byron Buxton has 13 doubles, three triples and 27 home runs for the Twins. Jose Miranda is 10-for-37 with a double and two home runs over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Dodgers: 9-1, .297 batting average, 1.92 ERA, outscored opponents by 40 runs

Twins: 5-5, .240 batting average, 4.15 ERA, outscored by four runs

INJURIES: Dodgers: Yency Almonte: 15-Day IL (elbow), Clayton Kershaw: 15-Day IL (back), Brusdar Graterol: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Daniel Hudson: 60-Day IL (acl), Edwin Rios: 60-Day IL (hamstring), Walker Buehler: 60-Day IL (elbow), Kevin Pillar: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Tommy Kahnle: 60-Day IL (forearm), Blake Treinen: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Victor Gonzalez: 60-Day IL (elbow), Danny Duffy: 60-Day IL (hand), Jimmy Nelson: 60-Day IL (elbow), Dustin May: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Twins: Emilio Pagan: day-to-day (cramp), Kyle Garlick: 10-Day IL (ribcage), Miguel Sano: 60-Day IL (knee), Alex Kirilloff: 10-Day IL (wrist), Bailey Ober: 60-Day IL (groin), Danny Coulombe: 60-Day IL (hip), Ryan Jeffers: 10-Day IL (thumb), Trevor Larnach: 10-Day IL (core), Cody Stashak: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Royce Lewis: 60-Day IL (knee), Chris Paddack: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jhon Romero: 60-Day IL (biceps), Jorge Alcala: 60-Day IL (elbow), Randy Dobnak: 60-Day IL (finger), Kenta Maeda: 60-Day IL (elbow)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.