In what is sure to be a great battle here between a couple of AL Central teams, you have the only team in the AL Central over the five hundred mark in the Indians playing the team that is in third in the Twins. The Twins, for all the losses they have had on the year so far are only sitting 5.5 games back from the first place Indians and that can definitely make a difference in the game for the Twins and even the Indians as any win for the Twins could help them gain some ground.
The Indians are coming into this game with a total of 272 runs coming across the plate on the season, but the Indians are hitting at a clip of .255 on the season. The Indians have a team ERA that is at 4.17 on the season.
With the Twins the team is coming in with a 4.26 ERA on the year so far. The Twins are doing decent in the scoring with a total of 210 runs which is near the bottom of the league. The Twins are hitting at a clip of .237 on the season.
The Twins are sending out Jose Berrios to the mound. Berrios on the year has been able to throw a total of 68.2 innings and struck out 67 batters. He has managed to post a 5-5 record and is sitting at a 3.67 ERA.
For the Indians they are sending out Carlos Carrasco. Carrasco has thrown a total of 72.1 innings and struck out 71 batters. He has posted a 6-3 record and has managed to get an ERA of 3.98.