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Detroit Tigers (64-98)


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W 4-1
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L 3-6
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Twins top Tigers, head into playoff on high note

(TSX / STATS) -- MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins are heading into the postseason on a high note. The Detroit Tigers, meanwhile, enter an offseason filled with uncertainty.

Jason Castro drove in three runs to help send the Twins into Tuesday's American League wild-card game against the New York Yankees with a victory. Minnesota finished with a record of 85-77, a 26-win improvement from last year.

Twins starter Bartolo Colon gave up just one run in 6 1/3 innings as the Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 5-1 in Sunday's regular-season finale.

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Leaders
AVG: N. Castellanos.272
HR: N. Castellanos26
RBI: N. Castellanos101
SB: I. Kinsler14
W: M. Fulmer10
ERA: M. Fulmer3.83
Saves: S. Greene9
K: M. Fulmer114
AL Central
TeamWLPctGB
X-Cleveland 10260.630-
Y-Minnesota 8577.52517
Kansas City 8082.49422
Chi White Sox 6795.41435
Detroit 6498.39538
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .258 (13)
Runs: 735 (18)
Hits: 1435 (13)
Home Runs: 187 (23)
Stolen Bases: 65 (23)
OBP: .324 (16)
SLG: .424 (18)
Total Bases: 2355 (15)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 5.36 (30)
Runs Allowed: 894 (30)
Saves: 32 (27)
Strikeouts: 1202 (25)
OpBA: .282 (30)
OBP: .348 (30)
SLG: .463 (29)
Run Support: 4.66 (16)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/3 E. Mujica Declared Free Agency
10/2 J. Adduci Called Up from Minors
10/2 D. Lugo Called Up from Minors
10/2 B. Rondón Called Up from Minors
10/2 K. Ryan Called Up from Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
9/16 M. Cabrera Back tightness (day-to-day)
9/11 M. Fulmer Right elbow surgery - out for season (day-to-day)
8/27 V. Martinez Irregular heartbeat (on 60-day DL)
8/17 A. Sanchez off 10-day DL
8/1 M. Fulmer off 10-day DL
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