first-half Numbers don’t lie
Record since June 21.
Stats to right are all through Thursday.
ERA of Twins starters; no other major league team is over 5.00.
Combined batting average of Twins outfielders.
Strikeouts by Twins pitchers; no other major league team is under 600.
Combined batting average of 3-4-5 hitters; opponents’ middle-order hitters are .298 vs. Twins.
Good at what?
1: Scott Diamond, expected to be the staff ace, has an ERA of 5.32 in 17 starts.
2: Rookie center fielder Aaron Hicks has struggled to get his batting average over .200.
3: Josh Willingham, currently on the DL, has been unable to come anywhere near his 2012 numbers.
|Washington||1||Top 8th Inning|
|Philadelphia||5||Top 8th Inning|
|Toronto||6||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Cincinnati||0||Top 7th Inning|
|Tampa Bay||2||Top 7th Inning|
|Chicago WSox||0||Top 4th Inning|
|Detroit||6||Bottom 5th Inning|
|Seattle||1||Top 5th Inning|
|Pittsburgh||0||Top 5th Inning|
|Milwaukee||3||Bottom 4th Inning|
|Oakland||0||Top 2nd Inning|
|LA Angels - J. Weaver||3:05 PM|
|San Francisco - T. Lincecum|
|Colorado - K. Kendrick||3:10 PM|
|San Diego - J. Shields|
|Arizona - C. Anderson||3:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - B. Anderson|
|NY Yankees - A. Warren||7:05 PM|
|Boston - J. Kelly|
|Tampa Bay||5:00 PM|
|Sporting Kansas City|
|New York City|