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Tigers vs. Twins lineups: Liam Hendriks and Minnesota look to play spoiler Sunday

The Minnesota Twins look to play spoiler to the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. The Tigers hope to extend their lead in the AL Central, where they currently hold a two-game lead over the Chicago White Sox with only four games left to play.

Anibal Sanchez (9-13, 3.95) takes the mound for Detroit, looking to carry over the success from his last start -- a three-hit shutout against the Kansas City Royals.

For Minnesota, Liam Hendriks (1-8, 6.09) gets the start. Hendriks got shelled for six runs including four homers against the New York Yankees his last time out.

Detroit Tigers

1. Austin Jackson, CF
2. Quintin Berry, LF
3. Miguel Cabrera, 3B
4. Prince Fielder, 1B
5. Delmon Young, DH
6. Andy Dirks, RF
7. Jhonny Peralta, SS
8. Alex Avila, C
9. Omar Infante, 2B
Pitching: Anibal Sanchez

Minnesota Twins

1. Denard Span, CF
2. Ben Revere, CF
3. Joe Mauer, C
4. Justin Morneau, DH
5. Ryan Doumit, LF
6. Chris Parmelee, 1B
7. Trevor Plouffe, 3B
8. Alexi Casilla, 2B
9. Pedro Florimon, SS
Pitching: Liam Hendriks

Photographs by Micah Taylor, clairity, and Fibonacci Blue used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.