Worth noting

Worth noting

• During Casey Fien's last 10 appearances, the righty hasn't given up a run or issued a walk. In the 8 2/3 innings of that span, Fien has nine strikeouts and opponents are batting .077 (2-for-26) against him.

• Through 11 games, rookie reliever Caleb Thielbar hasn't surrendered a run. In 12 2/3 innings, the lefty has allowed five hits.

• Minnesota leads the American League with 81 double plays this year entering Saturday's game.

Mark Emery is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.