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Game 71: Red Sox at Twins

Berrios squares off against Porcello tonight at Target Field

Seattle Mariners v Minnesota Twins Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

First Pitch: 7:10 pm CT

TV: Fox Sports North

Radio: WCCO/Tresure Island Baseball Network

Know Thine Enemy: Over the Monster

Tonight’s pitching matchup will feature Jose Berrios for the Twins and Rick Porcello for the Red Sox. Berrios comes into the game with a 3.01 ERA and an 8-2 record, while Porcello brings a 4-6 record and a 4.69 ERA into the contest.

Each of the Twins batters in the Twins lineup have at least nine at-bats against Porcello. You can see the full stats here, but Marwins Gonzalez, Jonathan Schoop, and Jason Castro have all hit above .320 against Porcello while the rest of the lineup is batting .222 or lower. On another note, Byron Buxton is once again out of the lineup tonight.

Today's Lineups

Mookie Betts - RF Max Kepler - CF
Andrew Benintendi - LF Jorge Polanco - SS
J.D. Martinez - DH Nelson Cruz - DH
Rafael Devers - 3B Eddie Rosario - LF
Xander Bogaerts - SS C.J. Cron - 1B
Brock Holt - 2B Marwin Gonzalez - RF
Michael Chavis - 1B Miguel Sano - 3B
Jackie Bradley Jr. - CF Jason Castro - C
Sandy Leon - C Jonathan Schoop - 2B

Check out the Baseball Savant Preview for the game and the gamefeed (including exit velo, hit percentages and more)!