Minnesota Twins Starting Lineup | October 5, 2022 Twins Lineup

78-84, 3rd in AL Central

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The Minnesota Twins (77-84) will take on the Chicago White Sox (81-80) on Wednesday. Davis Martin gets the starting nod for Chicago while Louie Varland is Minnesota's starter for the contest. Gio Urshela has led the way for the Twins starting lineup recently, batting .459 with 1 home runs and 6 RBI over the club's last ten games.

Updated: 2 hours ago

Twins Starting Lineup

1. L. Arraez , (L), DH
2. G. Urshela , (R), 3B
3. N. Gordon , (L), 2B
4. G. Sanchez , (R), C
5. J. Cave , (L), LF
6. G. Celestino , (R), CF
7. M. Wallner , (L), RF
8. J. Palacios , (R), SS
9. C. Hamilton , (R), 1B
Pos Pitcher
P Louie Varland L. Varland (R)
Pos Pitcher GS Record ERA IP Batters Faced Hits Runs HR Allowed BB SO K% BB% WHIP BABIP
P Louie Varland L. Varland (R) 5 1-2 3.81 26 106 26 11 4 6 21 19.8% 05.6% 1.23 .297
Pos Hitter
DH Luis Arraez L. Arraez (L)
3B Gio Urshela G. Urshela (R)
2B Nick Gordon N. Gordon (L)
C Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez (R)
LF Jake Cave J. Cave (L)
CF Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino (R)
RF Matt Wallner M. Wallner (L)
SS Jermaine Palacios J. Palacios (R)
1B Caleb Hamilton C. Hamilton (R)
Pos Hitter Order G PA Hits 1B 2B 3B HR RBI Runs SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
DH Luis Arraez L. Arraez (L) 1 144 603 173 133 31 1 8 49 88 4 4 .316 .375 .420 .795
3B Gio Urshela G. Urshela (R) 2 144 551 143 100 27 3 13 64 61 1 0 .285 .338 .429 .767
2B Nick Gordon N. Gordon (L) 3 138 439 110 69 28 4 9 50 45 6 4 .272 .317 .427 .744
C Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez (R) 4 128 470 86 46 24 0 16 61 42 2 0 .205 .283 .377 .660
LF Jake Cave J. Cave (L) 5 54 177 35 20 7 3 5 20 17 2 0 .213 .260 .384 .644
CF Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino (R) 6 122 345 74 59 12 1 2 24 30 4 1 .238 .313 .302 .615
RF Matt Wallner M. Wallner (L) 7 18 65 13 8 3 0 2 10 4 1 0 .228 .323 .386 .709
SS Jermaine Palacios J. Palacios (R) 8 30 76 10 8 0 0 2 6 8 0 0 .143 .184 .229 .413
1B Caleb Hamilton C. Hamilton (R) 9 22 22 1 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 .056 .227 .222 .449

Most Common Twins Lineups

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

2022 Recent Twins Lineups

Game Score Starting Pitcher 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10/5 @ CHW W 10-1 Davis Martin D. Martin (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Luis Arraez L. Arraez Gio Urshela G. Urshela Nick Gordon N. Gordon Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez Jake Cave J. Cave Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino Matt Wallner M. Wallner Jermaine Palacios J. Palacios Caleb Hamilton C. Hamilton
10/5 @ CHW L 3-8 Lucas Giolito L. Giolito (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Luis Arraez L. Arraez Carlos Correa C. Correa Gio Urshela G. Urshela Nick Gordon N. Gordon Jose Miranda J. Miranda Ryan Jeffers R. Jeffers Jake Cave J. Cave Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino Matt Wallner M. Wallner
10/4 @ CHW L 2-3 Johnny Cueto J. Cueto (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Jose Miranda J. Miranda Carlos Correa C. Correa Nick Gordon N. Gordon Gio Urshela G. Urshela Jake Cave J. Cave Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez Matt Wallner M. Wallner Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino Adam Oller A. Oller
10/2 @ DET L 2-5 Joey Wentz J. Wentz (L), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Jose Miranda J. Miranda Carlos Correa C. Correa Nick Gordon N. Gordon Gio Urshela G. Urshela Jake Cave J. Cave Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez Ryan Jeffers R. Jeffers Matt Wallner M. Wallner Gilberto Celestino G. Celestino
10/1 @ DET L 2-3 Drew Hutchison D. Hutchison (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Luis Arraez L. Arraez Carlos Correa C. Correa Nick Gordon N. Gordon Jose Miranda J. Miranda Gio Urshela G. Urshela Jake Cave J. Cave Gary Sanchez G. Sanchez Matt Wallner M. Wallner Adam Oller A. Oller

Louie Varland vs. the White Sox

  • The Twins will send Varland (0-2) to the mound for his fifth start this season.
  • The right-hander gave up two earned runs in 5 2/3 innings pitched on Thursday in his last outing, a matchup with the Chicago White Sox.
  • The 24-year-old has pitched in four games this season with an ERA of 4.71, a 2.667 strikeout to walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.333.
  • The White Sox are batting .256 this season, fourth in MLB. They have a team slugging percentage of .387 (18th in the league) with 149 home runs.

Twins vs. Davis Martin

  • Martin (3-5) takes the mound for the White Sox in his seventh start of the season. He has a 3.79 ERA in 61 2/3 innings pitched, with 47 strikeouts.
  • The righty last appeared in relief on Saturday, when he tossed 5 2/3 innings against the San Diego Padres, allowing one earned run while giving up six hits.
  • In 13 games this season, the 25-year-old has a 3.79 ERA and 6.9 strikeouts per nine innings, while allowing a batting average of .240 to opposing hitters.

Twins Betting Trends

  • The Twins have been underdogs in 69 games this season and won 21 (30.4%) of those contests.
  • Minnesota is 12-36 this season when entering a game as the underdog by +107 or more on the moneyline.
  • The Twins have a 48.3% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline.
  • Games involving Minnesota have gone over the total set by bookmakers in 75 of 165 chances this season.
  • The Twins are 73-92-0 against the spread this season.

Twins Injury News

  • Jorge Polanco: 10 Day Injury List (Knee)
  • Max Kepler: 10 Day Injury List (Leg)
  • Byron Buxton: 10 Day Injury List (Hip)
  • Sonny Gray: 15 Day Injury List (Undisclosed)
  • Chris Archer: 15 Day Injury List (Pectoral)
  • Tyler Mahle: 15 Day Injury List (Shoulder)
  • Trevor Megill: 15 Day Injury List (Oblique)
  • Danny Coulombe: 60 Day Injury List (Hip)
  • Miguel Sanó: 60 Day Injury List (Knee)
  • Sandy León: 60 Day Injury List (Knee)
  • Kenta Maeda: 60 Day Injury List (Elbow)
  • Kyle Garlick: 60 Day Injury List (Hand)
  • Chris Paddack: 60 Day Injury List (Elbow)
  • Alex Kirilloff: 60 Day Injury List (Wrist)
  • Trevor Larnach: 60 Day Injury List (Abdominal)
  • Cody Stashak: 60 Day Injury List (Shoulder)
  • Jorge Alcala: 60 Day Injury List (Elbow)
  • Jhon Romero: 60 Day Injury List (Bicep)
  • Royce Lewis: 60 Day Injury List (Knee)
  • Jose Miranda: Day-to-day (Mouth)
  • Luis Arraez: Day-to-day (Hamstring)