Deduno and Twins Start Series Against Jimenez and Indians

Automated InsightsAugust 23, 2013

Samuel Deduno (7-7, 3.82 ERA) will face Ubaldo Jimenez (9-7, 4.00 ERA) while the Twins (56-70) begin a three-game series with the Indians (69-58) on Friday night at Progressive Field. Today's first pitch comes at 7:05pm EDT and will be shown on FSN-N and STO.

Deduno is hoping for his 10th quality start of the season and is 2-2 with a 4.50 ERA when pitching against the Indians in his career. Jimenez is going for his 10th win of the season and is 2-2 with a 3.26 ERA against the Twins in his career. Minnesota hopes to improve their 5-7 season series record against Cleveland. The Twins are coming off a 7-6 victory over the Tigers, while the Indians defeated the Angels 3-1. Indians pitching has limited the Twins offense to just a .229 average with 13 home runs this season.


Indians Offense
Grade Player POS PA BA R HR RBI SB
B+ 89.1 R. Raburn RF 224 .272 33 15 41 0
B 84.6 J. Kipnis 2B 514 .285 65 15 72 23
B 83.9 Y. Gomes C 211 .297 28 8 28 2
C+ 77.0 M. Brantley LF 491 .275 58 8 58 12
C 76.7 C. Santana C 494 .262 56 15 54 2
C 76.3 M. Aviles SS 312 .266 47 7 33 8
C 74.6 M. Bourn CF 438 .271 56 5 39 18
C 73.1 D. Stubbs RF 399 .240 48 8 40 14
C 72.4 N. Swisher 1B 485 .243 56 15 43 0
C- 71.4 A. Cabrera SS 425 .237 51 9 46 7
D+ 69.7 J. Giambi DH 183 .190 19 8 29 0
D+ 67.4 L. Chisenhall 3B 250 .222 23 7 28 1


Twins Offense
Grade Player POS PA BA R HR RBI SB
C 76.3 J. Morneau 1B 517 .268 53 15 72 0
C 73.2 B. Dozier 2B 471 .244 56 12 52 10
C 72.7 O. Arcia RF 294 .257 26 10 32 1
C 72.2 C. Herrmann C 105 .233 10 3 14 0
C- 71.6 J. Willingham LF 361 .214 37 12 43 1
C- 70.9 R. Doumit DH 431 .244 39 11 49 1
D+ 69.6 T. Plouffe 3B 381 .231 34 12 42 2
D+ 68.6 W. Ramirez LF 74 .279 5 0 6 0
D+ 68.3 P. Florimon SS 344 .216 38 8 36 9
D 65.3 C. Colabello DH 100 .211 9 4 8 0
D 65.3 D. Bernier SS 49 .225 5 0 3 2
D 63.9 C. Thomas RF 256 .224 30 4 13 1


Indians Pitching
Grade Player IP W L ERA WHIP K
B 84.8 J. Masterson 182.1 14 9 3.50 1.20 182
B 83.7 D. Salazar 23.0 1 1 3.52 0.96 29
B 82.6 C. Perez 43.2 5 2 3.30 1.21 40
C+ 77.6 Z. McAllister 97.2 6 7 3.59 1.34 74
C 75.8 B. Shaw 56.2 2 3 3.81 1.25 55
C 74.1 U. Jimenez 128.1 9 7 4.00 1.45 123
C 73.3 S. Kazmir 119.0 7 6 4.39 1.33 107
C- 71.7 M. Albers 48.1 3 1 3.35 1.41 28
F 36.1 C. Carrasco 40.0 1 4 7.42 1.90 26


Twins Pitching
Grade Player IP W L ERA WHIP K
A- 91.9 G. Perkins 50.2 2 0 2.31 0.97 61
B 82.1 A. Albers 30.0 2 1 3.00 0.87 11
B- 80.6 M. Tonkin 2.1 0.00 1.71 2
C+ 77.3 A. Swarzak 78.1 1 2 2.87 1.16 58
C 74.1 S. Deduno 99.0 7 7 3.82 1.35 57
C- 70.9 R. Pressly 60.2 3 3 3.86 1.34 42
D 66.0 K. Correia 147.1 8 10 4.52 1.45 81
F 58.3 M. Pelfrey 121.1 5 10 5.19 1.54 71