Minnesota Twins Starting Lineup | May 17, 2022 Twins Lineup

21-15, 1st in AL Central

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The Minnesota Twins (21-15) will take on the Oakland Athletics (14-23) on Tuesday. Dylan Bundy will get the ball for Minnesota while Oakland counter with James Kaprielian. Jorge Polanco has led the way for the Twins starting lineup recently, batting .306 with 2 home runs and 7 RBI over the club's last ten games.
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Twins Starting Lineup

D. Bundy , (R), P
1. L. Arraez , (L), 1B
2. J. Polanco , (S), 2B
3. G. Sanchez , (R), DH
4. M. Kepler , (L), RF
5. N. Gordon , (L), LF
6. G. Celestino , (R), CF
7. R. Lewis , (R), SS
8. J. Miranda , (R), 3B
9. R. Jeffers , (R), C
Pos Pitcher
P Dylan Bundy D. Bundy (R)
Pos Pitcher Rating GS Record IP Batters Faced Hits Runs ER HR Allowed BB SO K% BB% WHIP BABIP
P Dylan Bundy D. Bundy (R)
65
5 3-2 25 107 28 16 16 4 5 22 .206% .047% 1.32 .316
Pos Hitter
1B Luis Arraez L. Arraez (L)
2B Jorge Polanco J. Polanco (S)
DH Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez (R)
RF Max Kepler M. Kepler (L)
LF Nick Gordon N. Gordon (L)
CF Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino (R)
SS Royce Lewis R. Lewis (R)
3B Jose Miranda J. Miranda (R)
C Ryan Jeffers R. Jeffers (R)
Pos Hitter Rating Order G PA Hits 1B 2B 3B HR RBI Runs SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
1B Luis Arraez L. Arraez (L)
80
1 28 102 28 24 3 0 1 7 8 1 1 .318 .412 .386 .798
2B Jorge Polanco J. Polanco (S)
87
2 35 150 31 19 8 0 4 21 13 1 2 .240 .340 .395 .735
DH Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez (R)
81
3 25 102 20 7 10 0 3 13 8 1 0 .217 .294 .424 .718
RF Max Kepler M. Kepler (L)
80
4 34 129 27 17 5 0 5 15 12 1 1 .243 .341 .423 .764
LF Nick Gordon N. Gordon (L)
77
5 28 70 17 14 2 1 0 1 8 1 2 .258 .300 .318 .618
CF Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino (R)
62
6 23 57 17 13 4 0 0 1 8 0 0 .327 .386 .404 .790
SS Royce Lewis R. Lewis (R)
67
7 10 36 10 6 3 0 1 4 4 0 0 .286 .306 .457 .763
3B Jose Miranda J. Miranda (R)
67
8 12 50 5 2 2 0 1 3 2 0 0 .104 .140 .208 .348
C Ryan Jeffers R. Jeffers (R)
75
9 25 88 16 9 4 0 3 9 9 0 0 .203 .284 .367 .651

Most Common Twins Lineups

3 Games Game
1. Jorge Polanco
2. Carlos Correa
3. Kyle Garlick
4. Gio Urshela
5. Gary Sanchez
6. Miguel Sano
7. Ryan Jeffers
8. Gilberto Celestino
9. Trevor Larnach
2 Games Game
1. Byron Buxton
2. Luis Arraez
3. Jorge Polanco
4. Max Kepler
5. Gary Sanchez
6. Gio Urshela
7. Nick Gordon
8. Ryan Jeffers
9. Royce Lewis
2 Games Game
1. Luis Arraez
2. Carlos Correa
3. Jorge Polanco
4. Max Kepler
5. Gio Urshela
6. Trevor Larnach
7. Miguel Sano
8. Nick Gordon
9. Ryan Jeffers
2 Games Game
1. Byron Buxton
2. Carlos Correa
3. Jorge Polanco
4. Gio Urshela
5. Miguel Sano
6. Alex Kirilloff
7. Gary Sanchez
8. Ryan Jeffers
9. Max Kepler
1 Game Game
1. Byron Buxton
2. Jorge Polanco
3. Kyle Garlick
4. Gio Urshela
5. Gary Sanchez
6. Gilberto Celestino
7. Jose Miranda
8. Royce Lewis
9. Nick Gordon
1 Game Game
1. Luis Arraez
2. Jorge Polanco
3. Gary Sanchez
4. Max Kepler
5. Gio Urshela
6. Jose Miranda
7. Nick Gordon
8. Gilberto Celestino
9. Royce Lewis

2022 Recent Twins Lineups

Game Score Starting Pitcher 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
5/17 @ OAK W 3-1 Zach Logue Z. Logue (L), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Byron Buxton B. Buxton Jorge Polanco J. Polanco Kyle Garlick K. Garlick Gio Urshela G. Urshela Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino Jose Miranda J. Miranda Royce Lewis R. Lewis Nick Gordon N. Gordon
5/15 vs CLE W 3-1 Joe Ryan J. Ryan (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Byron Buxton B. Buxton Luis Arraez L. Arraez Jorge Polanco J. Polanco Max Kepler M. Kepler Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez Gio Urshela G. Urshela Nick Gordon N. Gordon Ryan Jeffers R. Jeffers Royce Lewis R. Lewis
5/14 vs CLE L 2-3 Devin Smeltzer D. Smeltzer (L), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Luis Arraez L. Arraez Jorge Polanco J. Polanco Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez Max Kepler M. Kepler Gio Urshela G. Urshela Jose Miranda J. Miranda Nick Gordon N. Gordon Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino Royce Lewis R. Lewis
5/14 vs CLE W 12-8 Sonny Gray S. Gray (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Byron Buxton B. Buxton Luis Arraez L. Arraez Jorge Polanco J. Polanco Max Kepler M. Kepler Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez Gio Urshela G. Urshela Nick Gordon N. Gordon Ryan Jeffers R. Jeffers Royce Lewis R. Lewis
5/12 vs HOU L 0-5 Josh Winder J. Winder (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Byron Buxton B. Buxton Luis Arraez L. Arraez Jorge Polanco J. Polanco Max Kepler M. Kepler Jose Miranda J. Miranda Alex Kirilloff A. Kirilloff Ryan Jeffers R. Jeffers Nick Gordon N. Gordon Royce Lewis R. Lewis

Twins vs. the Athletics

Dylan Bundy vs. the Athletics

  • Bundy makes the start for the Twins, his sixth of the season. He is 3-2 with a 5.76 ERA and 22 strikeouts in 25 innings pitched.
  • His most recent appearance came on Wednesday, May 4 against the Baltimore Orioles, when the righty tossed 3 2/3 innings, surrendering nine earned runs while allowing 11 hits.
  • In five games this season, the 29-year-old has amassed an ERA of 5.76, with 7.9 strikeouts per nine innings.
  • So far this season, Bundy does not have a quality start.
  • He will face an Athletics offense that is batting .198 as a unit (30th in MLB). It is also slugging a collective .305 (30th in MLB) with 22 total home runs (27th in MLB).

Twins vs. James Kaprielian

  • The Athletics will hand the ball to Kaprielian (0-2) for his fourth start of the season.
  • The right-hander's last start was on Thursday, when he tossed 5 2/3 innings while giving up two earned runs on three hits in a matchup with the Detroit Tigers.
  • The 28-year-old has pitched in three games this season with an ERA of 4.97, a 1.111 strikeout to walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.421.

Twins Betting Trends

  • The Twins have put together a 15-6 record in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 71.4% of those games).
  • When it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -126 or shorter, Minnesota has a 15-5 record (winning 75% of its games).
  • The Twins have an implied moneyline win probability of 55.8% in this game.
  • In the 36 games oddsmakers have set an over/under for Minnesota, it has combined with opponents to go over the total 14 times (14-21-1).
  • The Twins have a 16-20-0 record against the spread this season (covering 44.4% of the time).

Twins Injury News

  • Carlos Correa: 10 Day Injury List (Finger)
  • Dylan Bundy: 10 Day Injury List (Illness)
  • Trevor Larnach: 10 Day Injury List (Lower Body)
  • Bailey Ober: 10 Day Injury List (Groin)
  • Danny Coulombe: 15 Day Injury List (Hip)
  • Miguel Sanó: 60 Day Injury List (Knee)
  • Kenta Maeda: 60 Day Injury List (Elbow)
  • Chris Paddack: 60 Day Injury List (Elbow)
  • Randy Dobnak: 60 Day Injury List (Finger)
  • Jorge Alcala: 60 Day Injury List (Elbow)
  • Jhon Romero: 60 Day Injury List (Bicep)