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Orioles at Twins Predictions and Preview for 5/25/2021

The Baltimore Orioles visit the Minnesota Twins on 5/25/2021 at 7:40PM.

The Orioles and the Twins face off in an regular season game. The Orioles have a record of 17-17 this season. The Twins are 18-29 this season.

Starting Pitcher and Lineup for the Baltimore Orioles

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Dean Kremer is 0-4 this season with an ERA of 6.35 in 34.0 innings pitched across 8 starts. He has a WHIP of 1.59 and yields an opponent Batting Average of 0.293. Dean Kremer’s pitching repetoire includes:

  • A Fastball that is on average 92.7 mph.
  • A Cutter that is on average 87.0 mph.
  • A Curveball that is on average 75.8 mph.
  • A Changeup that is on average 83.0 mph.

Here is a breakdown of the type of contacted balls Dean Kremer has attracted this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 31.8%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 45.8%
  • Line Drive Rate: 22.4%

He has attracted the following types of contact velocities:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 16.7%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 51.9%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 31.5%

Trey Mancini

Trey Mancini has hit 10 Home Runs, drove in 41 runs, and sports a .279 batting average this season. He also has scored 28 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 9.5% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 20.5% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Trey Mancini put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 48.9%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 31.7%
  • Line Drive Rate: 19.4%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 17.3%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 48.9%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 33.8%


Cedric Mullins II

Cedric Mullins II has hit 6 Home Runs, drove in 12 runs, and sports a .294 batting average this season. He also has scored 25 runs this season and stolen 6 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 9.9% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 19.3% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Cedric Mullins II put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 42.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 38.4%
  • Line Drive Rate: 19.6%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 12.7%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 54.9%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 32.4%


Freddy Galvis

Freddy Galvis has hit 6 Home Runs, drove in 17 runs, and sports a .270 batting average this season. He also has scored 21 runs this season and stolen 1 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is below average with his 7.6% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. He has a K Rate of 19.1% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Freddy Galvis put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 36.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 43.2%
  • Line Drive Rate: 20.7%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 23.9%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 45.1%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 31.0%


Stevie Wilkerson

Stevie Wilkerson has hit 0 Home Runs, drove in 1 runs, and sports a .333 batting average this season. He also has scored 2 runs this season and stolen 1 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is a free swinger and his walk rate this season indicates it thus far, it is presently 0.0%. With a strikeout rate of 40.0%, he has struggled at the plate with making contact. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Stevie Wilkerson put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 55.6%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 44.4%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 22.2%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 55.6%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 22.2%


Anthony Santander

Anthony Santander has hit 3 Home Runs, drove in 11 runs, and sports a .260 batting average this season. He also has scored 8 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is below average with his 3.8% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 26.3%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. He is not getting on base this season as much as he or his manager hope.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Anthony Santander put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 53.7%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 25.9%
  • Line Drive Rate: 20.4%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 12.7%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 40.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 47.3%


D.J. Stewart

D.J. Stewart has hit 3 Home Runs, drove in 12 runs, and sports a .211 batting average this season. He also has scored 13 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

A below-average OPS of .667 has been disappointing thus far for D.J. Stewart. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

His ability to draw walks is quite good. He is a selective hitter sporting a 14.3% walk rate. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 25.0%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls D.J. Stewart put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 34.3%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 47.8%
  • Line Drive Rate: 17.9%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 28.4%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 46.3%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 25.4%


Pedro Severino

Pedro Severino has hit 1 Home Runs, drove in 6 runs, and sports a .237 batting average this season. He also has scored 8 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

A below-average OPS of .610 has been disappointing thus far for Pedro Severino. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 9.9% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 21.4% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Pedro Severino put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 42.2%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 34.4%
  • Line Drive Rate: 23.3%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 25.6%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 51.1%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 23.3%


Ryan Mountcastle

Ryan Mountcastle has hit 4 Home Runs, drove in 20 runs, and sports a .224 batting average this season. He also has scored 15 runs this season and stolen 3 bases.

A below-average OPS of .603 has been disappointing thus far for Ryan Mountcastle. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is below average with his 4.0% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 30.9%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. He is not getting on base this season as much as he or his manager hope.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Ryan Mountcastle put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 36.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 40.4%
  • Line Drive Rate: 23.7%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 17.5%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 48.2%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 34.2%


Maikel Franco

Maikel Franco has hit 4 Home Runs, drove in 23 runs, and sports a .194 batting average this season. He also has scored 12 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

A below-average OPS of .574 has been disappointing thus far for Maikel Franco. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is below average with his 7.1% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. He has a K Rate of 16.8% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. He is not getting on base this season as much as he or his manager hope.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Maikel Franco put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 51.4%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 28.6%
  • Line Drive Rate: 20.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 21.4%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 51.4%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 27.1%


Dean Kremer

Dean Kremer has hit 0 Home Runs, drove in 0 runs, and sports a .000 batting average this season. He also has scored 0 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

These struggles make him very replaceable in the lineup. His OPS is .000. He would not be classified as a power hitter this season.

He is a free swinger and his walk rate this season indicates it thus far, it is presently 0.0%. He avoids strikeouts quite well, he is FAR better than your average hitter. If he is getting an out, he made contact to get there. He is one of laggards in MLB at On-Base Percentage with a .000 OBP.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Dean Kremer put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 0.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 0.0%


Starting Pitcher and Lineup for the Minnesota Twins

Jose Berrios is 4-2 this season with an ERA of 3.91 in 50.2 innings pitched across 9 starts. He has a WHIP of 1.11 and yields an opponent Batting Average of 0.223. Jose Berrios’s pitching repetoire includes:

  • A Fastball that is on average 94.2 mph.
  • A Curveball that is on average 83.8 mph.
  • A Changeup that is on average 86.2 mph.

Here is a breakdown of the type of contacted balls Jose Berrios has attracted this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 41.6%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 30.4%
  • Line Drive Rate: 28.0%

He has attracted the following types of contact velocities:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 14.8%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 52.3%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 32.8%

Rob Refsnyder

Rob Refsnyder has hit 1 Home Runs, drove in 5 runs, and sports a .393 batting average this season. He also has scored 5 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He is considered a very good hitter according to OPS. .973 is his OPS this season, can it go higher?He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 9.4% walk rate. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 25.0%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. Getting on base is not an issue for Rob Refsnyder this season.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Rob Refsnyder put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 23.8%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 38.1%
  • Line Drive Rate: 38.1%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 19.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 42.9%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 38.1%


Josh Donaldson

Josh Donaldson has hit 5 Home Runs, drove in 19 runs, and sports a .235 batting average this season. He also has scored 17 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

His ability to draw walks is quite good. He is a selective hitter sporting a 14.7% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 15.4% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Josh Donaldson put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 46.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 35.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 19.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 18.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 46.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 36.0%


Mitch Garver

Mitch Garver has hit 7 Home Runs, drove in 16 runs, and sports a .212 batting average this season. He also has scored 13 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. Mitch Garver would be considered a power hitter this season, although he is not one of the top pure power hitters.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 11.1% walk rate. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 36.8%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Mitch Garver put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 34.4%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 44.3%
  • Line Drive Rate: 21.3%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 16.4%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 45.9%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 37.7%


Miguel Sano

Miguel Sano has hit 8 Home Runs, drove in 19 runs, and sports a .185 batting average this season. He also has scored 16 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. Miguel Sano would be considered a power hitter this season, although he is not one of the top pure power hitters.

His ability to draw walks is quite good. He is a selective hitter sporting a 14.8% walk rate. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 35.2%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Miguel Sano put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 33.3%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 50.8%
  • Line Drive Rate: 15.9%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 28.6%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 36.5%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 34.9%


Max Kepler

Max Kepler has hit 5 Home Runs, drove in 22 runs, and sports a .221 batting average this season. He also has scored 19 runs this season and stolen 5 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 10.6% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 18.4% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Max Kepler put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 35.7%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 46.9%
  • Line Drive Rate: 17.3%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 18.4%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 48.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 33.7%


Trevor Larnach

Trevor Larnach has hit 2 Home Runs, drove in 4 runs, and sports a .213 batting average this season. He also has scored 7 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 12.7% walk rate. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 27.3%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Trevor Larnach put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 40.6%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 37.5%
  • Line Drive Rate: 21.9%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 9.4%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 46.9%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 43.8%


Alex Kirilloff

Alex Kirilloff has hit 4 Home Runs, drove in 14 runs, and sports a .237 batting average this season. He also has scored 12 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. Alex Kirilloff would be considered a power hitter this season, although he is not one of the top pure power hitters.

He is a free swinger and his walk rate this season indicates it thus far, it is presently 3.2%. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 25.8%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. He is not getting on base this season as much as he or his manager hope.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Alex Kirilloff put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 34.1%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 36.4%
  • Line Drive Rate: 29.5%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 2.3%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 47.7%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 50.0%


Andrelton Simmons

Andrelton Simmons has hit 2 Home Runs, drove in 13 runs, and sports a .241 batting average this season. He also has scored 15 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

A below-average OPS of .656 has been disappointing thus far for Andrelton Simmons. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 10.7% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 16.8% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Andrelton Simmons put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 61.3%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 17.2%
  • Line Drive Rate: 21.5%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 27.7%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 51.1%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 21.3%


Jorge Polanco

Jorge Polanco has hit 3 Home Runs, drove in 18 runs, and sports a .232 batting average this season. He also has scored 21 runs this season and stolen 3 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 8.8% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 19.4% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Jorge Polanco put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 43.3%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 34.2%
  • Line Drive Rate: 22.5%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 11.7%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 48.3%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 40.0%


Jose Berrios

Jose Berrios has hit 0 Home Runs, drove in 0 runs, and sports a .000 batting average this season. He also has scored 0 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

These struggles make him very replaceable in the lineup. His OPS is .000. He would not be classified as a power hitter this season.

He is a free swinger and his walk rate this season indicates it thus far, it is presently 0.0%. He strikes out a lot and his strikeout rate is indicative of his struggles with making contact, 100.0%. He is one of laggards in MLB at On-Base Percentage with a .000 OBP.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Jose Berrios put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 0.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 0.0%


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