15-12
3 - 0
12-15

Game Story

Ubaldo Jimenez finally had his breakthrough with the Baltimore Orioles. Jimenez struck out a season-high 10 over seven-plus scoreless innings for his first win for Baltimore, and Nelson Cruz hit a two-run home run to pad his lead for the Orioles in a 3-0 victory on Friday over the Minnesota Twins. ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bal 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 9 1
Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Baltimore
Matt WietersDFP
doubled to deep center,
Nelson CruzDFP
scored
BAL 1 - MIN 0
Top 6th: Baltimore
Nelson CruzDFP
homered to deep left,
Manny MachadoDFP
scored
BAL 3 - MIN 0

Pitching Details

Batting

Baltimore

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nick MarkakisDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .304
Manny MachadoDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .111
Nelson CruzDFP
LF
4 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .297
Adam JonesDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .261
Matt WietersDFP
C
3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .354
J.J. HardyDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .254
Delmon YoungDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .304
Steve PearceDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 .316
Jonathan SchoopDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235
Totals 34 3 9 3 1 1 6 0 15
Batting
2B - N Cruz (6, R Nolasco); M Wieters (5, R Nolasco); S Pearce (3, R Nolasco)
HR - N Cruz (8, 6th inning off R Nolasco 1 on, 0 Out)
S - J Hardy
RBI - N Cruz 2 (27), M Wieters (18)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Young 1, S Pearce 3, J Schoop 1
GIDP - M Machado
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - J Schoop (5, field)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian DozierDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 4 .227
Joe MauerDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .282
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 .276
Chris ColabelloDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .279
Jason KubelDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .286
Josmil PintoDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .208
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286
Sam FuldDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .262
Eduardo EscobarDFP
SS
2 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 .333
Totals 32 0 4 0 0 1 13 3 14
Batting
2B - T Plouffe (12, T Hunter); E Escobar (4, U Jimenez)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Mauer 1, T Plouffe 2, C Colabello 1, J Pinto 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - B Dozier (9, 2nd base off U Jimenez/M Wieters), S Fuld (3, 3rd base off U Jimenez/M Wieters), E Escobar (1, 2nd base off U Jimenez/M Wieters)
Fielding
DP - 1 (B Dozier-E Escobar-J Mauer)

Pitching

Baltimore

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ubaldo JiménezDFP
(W, 1-4)
7.1 3 0 0 1 10 0 1.56 5.19
Zach BrittonDFP
(HLD, 5)
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.94 1.06
Tommy HunterDFP
(SV, 8)
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.22 2.53

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ricky NolascoDFP
(L, 2-3)
9.0 9 3 3 1 6 1 1.60 5.82
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - U Jimenez 117-76; Z Britton 7-5; T Hunter 26-16; R Nolasco 110-80
Ground balls-fly balls - U Jimenez 12-3; Z Britton 1-0; T Hunter 2-0; R Nolasco 11-17
Batters faced - U Jimenez 27; Z Britton 2; T Hunter 4; R Nolasco 36
Game Details
Game Time: 2:29.
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Jeff Nelson. 2B--Marcus Pattillo. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Weather: 56 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 24,165.