The Twins Beat
The longtime Twin and St. Paul native is leading off and playing first base in what could be his final game.
The Tigers had a shot at a triple play in the fifth inning but ended up getting just one - after replay. And the Twins took advantage of the new life.
Twins manager Paul Molitor is one game away from his 300th as manager as the Twins prepare to face the Tigers
The Twins lost 4-2 to Detroit on Tuesday as Trevor Hildenberger gave up four runs in the eighth.
Gabe Moya and Kohl Stewart - who clicked to hold the Tigers to two hits over seven innings last week in Detroit - team up again on Tuesday.
Oakland can clinch a playoff spot with a victory over Minnesota, while the Twins can finish with their second-worst road record ever.
The teams finish the three-game series at Comerica Park with Moya preceding Stephen Gonsalves.
The Twins won their third straight game on Tuesday, down the Tigers 5-2 and can sweep the three-game series on Wednesday
The burly third baseman will hit seventh after missing two weeks because of a leg injury.
Jorge Polanco's first ninth-inning blast was ruled to have curled foul, but he straightened out his next swing.
Kohl Stewart eventually will make his seventh appearance for the Twins since being calle up. But first, Gabriel Moya will open for him
The Twins lost 10-3 on Saturday to the Royals and need a strong start from Kyle Gibson tomorrow
Mitch Garver will likely will be out of the lineup several more days as concussion symptoms have developed
The Twins and Trevor Hildenberger blew a 4-2 lead in Friday night's walkoff loss to Kansas City, their seventh straight road loss.
Jose Berrios goes for his 12th win of the season tonight for the Twins against Jorge Lopez, who took a perfect game into the ninth inning last Saturday.
Gabriel Moya gave the Twins an "opener" start they've been looking for Thursday night in Kansas City.
The Twins are beginning a 10-game, three-city road trip with four games against the Royals
Garver shows no signs of concussion; Hildenberger battles through heart of Yankees order to earn a save
Sano wants to play in Kansas City, but manager says Twins will bring him along slowly.
Maybe Joe Mauer didn't know that he was 1-for-23, but hitters know when they're not getting on base enough.