LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT

The Twins have altered their batting philosophy this season, ripping at more first pitches than at any time in the past six years:

Year Pct. MLB rank

2019 33.4 4th

2018 25.3 28th

2017 25.3 28th

2016 23.1 29th

2015 27.1 22nd

2014 22.6 29th