Twins 7, Padres 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Minnesota 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 7 14 0
San Diego 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 5 14 1
WP: J.C. Romero (2-0)
LP: R. Beck (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Minnesota
-C. Gomez grounded out to third, D. Mientkiewicz scored, B. Kielty to third
Top 5th: Minnesota
-C. Koskie doubled to right, K. Rogers scored, C. Guzman to third
Bot 5th: San Diego
-M. Loretta singled to left, L. Merloni scored, M. Loretta to second advancing on throw
Top 7th: Minnesota
-T. Hunter singled to left, J. Jones scored, C. Guzman to third
Top 8th: Minnesota
-J. Jones singled to left center, C. Gomez scored, M. LeCroy to third
Bot 9th: San Diego
-G. Matthews Jr. doubled to deep left center, B. Buchanan and X. Nady scored
-R. Klesko doubled to shallow right, G. Matthews Jr. scored
Top 10th: Minnesota
-J. Jones singled to left, A.J. Pierzynski scored
Bot 10th: San Diego
-R. White scored, B. Buchanan to third, G. Bennett to second on wild pitch
Top 11th: Minnesota
-C. Gomez doubled to left, D. Mientkiewicz and A.J. Pierzynski scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Jones lf 5 1 2 2 1 0 1 .312
C. Guzman ss 6 0 3 0 0 0 2 .267
C. Koskie 3b 3 0 1 1 1 2 2 .261
   D. Hocking 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .174
T. Hunter cf 6 0 1 1 0 2 3 .251
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 2 3 0 1 0 2 .293
B. Kielty rf 6 0 1 0 0 3 3 .270
A.J. Pierzynski c 5 2 1 0 1 0 2 .285
C. Gomez 2b 5 1 2 3 0 1 1 .299
K. Rogers p 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .000
   M. LeCroy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273
   L. Hawkins p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   E. Guardado p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   D. Mohr ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .297
   J.C. Romero p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
 Totals 47 7 14 7 5 10 22  
 Batting
2B - D Mientkiewicz (17, J Peavy); C Koskie (9, J Peavy); C Gomez (6, R Beck).
S - C Gomez.
RBI - C Gomez 3 (5), C Koskie (32), T Hunter (36), J Jones 2 (25).
2-out RBI - C Koskie, T Hunter, J Jones 2, C Gomez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Hocking 1, K Rogers 1, T Hunter 2, A Pierzynski 1, D Mientkiewicz 1, C Guzman 1, J Romero 1.
Team LOB - 14.
 Base Running
SB - D Mientkiewicz (1, 2nd base off J Peavy/G Bennett).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Guzman-C Gomez-D Mientkiewicz).
 San Diego
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Loretta 2b 5 0 2 1 1 0 0 .272
M. Kotsay cf 5 0 2 0 0 1 4 .255
   M. Herges p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Beck p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Ojeda ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .167
R. White lf 6 1 2 0 0 1 1 .300
B. Buchanan 1b 6 1 3 0 0 1 4 .286
X. Nady rf 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .288
G. Bennett c 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .256
L. Merloni ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .275
K. Lockhart 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .257
   G. Matthews Jr. ph 2 1 1 2 0 1 3 .326
J. Peavy p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .120
   M. Matthews p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   A. Eaton ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333
   L. Hackman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Klesko ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .242
   S. Burroughs 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289
 Totals 44 5 14 4 3 8 24  
 Batting
2B - M Kotsay (5, K Rogers); B Buchanan (8, E Guardado); G Matthews Jr (3, E Guardado); R Klesko (8, E Guardado); R White (8, J Romero).
S - X Nady, J Peavy.
RBI - M Loretta (16), G Matthews Jr 2 (6), R Klesko (32).
2-out RBI - M Loretta, G Matthews Jr 2, R Klesko.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Bennett 2, M Kotsay 2, B Buchanan 2, G Matthews Jr 2.
GIDP - M Kotsay.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - K Lockhart (2, ground ball).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Rogers 7.0 5 1 1 1 4 0 4.82
L. Hawkins 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.27
E. Guardado 1.0 4 3 3 1 2 0 2.70
J.C. Romero (W, 2-0) 2.0 4 1 1 1 2 0 3.76
 San Diego
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Peavy 6.2 8 3 3 3 5 0 4.57
M. Matthews 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.58
L. Hackman 2.0 2 1 0 1 3 0 4.26
M. Herges 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 0 2.40
J. Orosco 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 7.11
R. Beck (L, 0-1) 1.0 1 2 2 1 1 0 7.71
WP - K Rogers 2, J Romero.
IBB - M Loretta (by E Guardado), G Bennett (by J Romero), A Pierzynski (by R Beck).
HBP - D Mientkiewicz (by R Beck).
Pitches-strikes - K Rogers 99-63; L Hawkins 14-9; E Guardado 35-24; J Romero 45-26; J Peavy 106-71; M Matthews 2-1; L Hackman 43-31; M Herges 9-6; J Orosco 16-13; R Beck 27-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Rogers 9-8; L Hawkins 3-0; E Guardado 0-1; J Romero 4-0; J Peavy 8-7; M Matthews 0-1; L Hackman 2-1; M Herges 1-0; J Orosco 1-0; R Beck 1-1.
Batters faced - K Rogers 27; L Hawkins 3; E Guardado 8; J Romero 11; J Peavy 31; M Matthews 1; L Hackman 10; M Herges 3; J Orosco 3; R Beck 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Paul Emmel.
Ejections: MINNESOTA's Koskie by West (7th).
Time: 4:08.
Attendance: 54,747.
Weather: 62 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
MINNESOTA THIRD BASEMAN COREY KOSKIE WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JOE WEST IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.
SAN DIEGO'S RONDELL WHITE DOUBLED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE 10TH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 7, 2003 1:25 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
C. Gomez C. Gomez
2-5
3 RBI
 San Diego
B. Buchanan B. Buchanan
3-6
0 RBI