Twins host the Angels, aim to continue home win streak
Los Angeles Angels (65-85, fourth in the AL West) vs. Minnesota Twins (73-77, third in the AL Central)
Minneapolis; Friday, 8:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Angels: Shohei Ohtani (0-0); Twins: TBD
BOTTOM LINE: The Minnesota Twins will try to keep a three-game home win streak alive when they play the Los Angeles Angels.
Minnesota is 73-77 overall and 43-32 at home. The Twins have hit 169 total home runs to rank seventh in the AL.
Los Angeles is 65-85 overall and 31-44 in road games. The Angels are 16-25 in games decided by one run.
The teams square off Friday for the fourth time this season.
Mike Trout leads Los Angeles with 36 home runs while slugging .609. Luis Rengifo is 12-for-40 with four home runs and seven RBI over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Twins: 3-7, .221 batting average, 3.84 ERA, outscored by 12 runs
Angels: 4-6, .236 batting average, 4.66 ERA, outscored by 11 runs
INJURIES: Twins: Sonny Gray: 15-Day IL (hamstring), Max Kepler: 10-Day IL (wrist), Kyle Garlick: 10-Day IL (wrist), Chris Archer: 15-Day IL (pectoral), Tyler Mahle: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Ryan Jeffers: 60-Day IL (thumb), Jorge Polanco: 10-Day IL (knee), Trevor Larnach: 60-Day IL (core), Byron Buxton: 10-Day IL (hip), Alex Kirilloff: 60-Day IL (wrist), Miguel Sano: 60-Day IL (knee), Danny Coulombe: 60-Day IL (hip), Cody Stashak: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Royce Lewis: 60-Day IL (knee), Chris Paddack: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jhon Romero: 60-Day IL (biceps), Jorge Alcala: 60-Day IL (elbow), Kenta Maeda: 60-Day IL (elbow)
Angels: Andrew Velazquez: 60-Day IL (foot), David Fletcher: 10-Day IL (hand), Jhonathan Diaz: 60-Day IL (undisclosed), Jared Walsh: 60-Day IL (rib), Archie Bradley: 60-Day IL (elbow), Anthony Rendon: 60-Day IL (wrist), Chris Rodriguez: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Griffin Canning: 60-Day IL (back)
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By The Associated Press