Minnesota (5th - AL Central) at Cleveland (1st - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Mon, Aug 29 - Progressive Field
First Pitch - 7:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Minnesota 49-80-21.5625-4024-4079-4366-63-12.87
Cleveland 73-554.0439-2334-3263-5563-652.38
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPH. Santiago
Prob Mon
Thumb
08/27/16
Santiago had his previous turn in the rotation skipped due to a bruised thumb but is expected to start Monday against the Indians.0-5
$-502
5-0
RPT. May
Mid Sept
Back
08/28/16
May is sidelined with a lower back strain and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He is targeting a return to the bullpen during the middle of September.3-14
$-1146
12-4
RPT. Milone
Mid Sept
Shoulder
08/28/16
Milone has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with left biceps tendinitis. He is aiming to return sometime in September.3-12
$-940
10-4
CFD. Santana
15-day DL
Shoulder
08/28/16
Santana has a sprained AC joint in his left shoulder injury and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.0-0
$+0
0-0
RPB. Boshers
15-day DL
Elbow
08/24/16
Boshers is dealing with left elbow inflammation and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list without a timetable for a recovery.3-13
$-1040
11-4
RPP. Hughes
out for season
Shoulder
06/12/16
Hughes is expected to miss the remainder of the season due to thoracic outlet syndrome and had surgery to remove a portion of his rib.31-40
$-233
46-21
RPG. Perkins
out for season
Shoulder
04/11/16
Perkins has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and will require season-ending surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder.49-75
$-1656
80-37
Cleveland
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
LFM. Byrd
out for season
Suspension
06/01/16
Byrd has been issued a 162 game suspension for violating the league's PED policy will miss the remainder of the season.47-32
$+621
35-38
CY. Gomes
Mid Sept
Shoulder
07/18/16
Gomes suffered an A/C joint separation and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He is expected to miss four-to-eight weeks of action.19-19
$-654
17-19
LFM. Brantley
out for season
Shoulder
08/13/16
Brantley is on the 60-day disabled list and had season-ending surgery on his right shoulder.58-42
$+468
48-44
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Cleveland Indians are buried in a deep offensive slump but have an ideal opponent to break out of their malaise against when the reeling Minnesota Twins come to town for a three-game series beginning Monday night. Cleveland has dropped five of its last six but maintains a 4 1/2-game lead over Detroit atop the American League Central.

 
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