Twins 6, Padres 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 12 0
San Diego 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 5 0
WP: J. Santana (3-1) S: M. Nakamura (1)
LP: C. Loewer (1-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
-J. Jones homered to left center
Top 2nd: Minnesota
-L. Rivas singled to shallow left center, D. Mohr scored
Top 3rd: Minnesota
-J. Jones homered to left center
-A.J. Pierzynski singled to left, T. Hunter and D. Mientkiewicz scored, D. Mohr to second
Top 6th: Minnesota
-A.J. Pierzynski singled to right, D. Mohr scored
Bot 6th: San Diego
-M. Loretta homered to left
Bot 8th: San Diego
-B. Buchanan singled to right, G. Matthews Jr. scored, R. White to third
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Jones lf 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 .316
C. Guzman ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .265
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .261
T. Hunter cf 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 .252
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 .296
D. Mohr rf 2 2 1 0 2 1 1 .300
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 2 3 0 1 1 .290
L. Rivas 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .243
J. Santana p 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333
   T. Fiore p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
   M. Nakamura p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 6 12 6 5 8 14  
 Batting
2B - D Mohr (11, S Linebrink).
HR - J Jones 2 (8, 1st inning off C Loewer 0 on, 0 Out, 3rd inning off C Loewer 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Jones 2 (27), L Rivas (10), A Pierzynski 3 (34).
2-out RBI - L Rivas, A Pierzynski 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Mohr 1, D Mientkiewicz 1, C Guzman 2, L Rivas 1.
GIDP - T Hunter.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - D Mohr (3, 2nd base off C Loewer/M Ojeda), C Koskie (6, 2nd base off C Loewer/M Ojeda), D Mientkiewicz (2, 2nd base off C Loewer/M Ojeda), T Hunter (2, 2nd base off S Linebrink/M Ojeda).
CS - C Koskie (2, 3rd base by C Loewer/M Ojeda).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Santana-L Rivas-D Mientkiewicz).
 San Diego
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .327
M. Loretta 2b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .278
R. White lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .296
B. Buchanan rf 3 0 1 1 0 2 2 .287
X. Nady rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .284
   M. Herges p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   D. Hansen ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .288
   J. Orosco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Burroughs 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .288
L. Merloni ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
   K. Lockhart 2b 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 .253
M. Ojeda c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
   R. Klesko ph 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .240
C. Loewer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   S. Linebrink p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
   G. Bennett c 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250
 Totals 31 2 5 2 4 10 14  
 Batting
2B - M Loretta (10, J Santana).
HR - M Loretta (5, 6th inning off J Santana 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Loretta (17), B Buchanan (13).
2-out RBI - M Loretta, B Buchanan.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Bennett 1, R Klesko 1, D Hansen 1, B Buchanan 1, X Nady 1.
GIDP - R White.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - B Buchanan (3, 2nd base off T Fiore/A Pierzynski), S Burroughs (2, 2nd base off M Nakamura/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - X Nady (D Mientkiewicz at 2nd base).
DP - 2 (M Loretta-L Merloni-B Buchanan, B Buchanan).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (W, 3-1) 6.0 3 1 1 1 7 1 2.49
T. Fiore 1.2 1 1 1 3 1 0 5.23
M. Nakamura (S, 1) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
 San Diego
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Loewer (L, 1-2) 2.2 5 5 5 3 2 2 6.65
S. Linebrink 4.1 6 1 1 1 3 0 1.08
M. Herges 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.32
J. Orosco 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 6.75
WP - J Santana.
HBP - C Koskie (by C Loewer); B Buchanan (by T Fiore).
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 82-52; T Fiore 32-15; M Nakamura 22-15; C Loewer 62-37; S Linebrink 55-39; M Herges 10-7; J Orosco 22-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 5-6; T Fiore 2-2; M Nakamura 0-2; C Loewer 4-1; S Linebrink 1-7; M Herges 1-1; J Orosco 1-0.
Batters faced - J Santana 21; T Fiore 10; M Nakamura 5; C Loewer 15; S Linebrink 18; M Herges 3; J Orosco 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Bill Miller. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Joe West.
Time: 2:53.
Attendance: 31,617.
Weather: 70 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY MINNESOTA'S JACQUE JONES LED OFF THE GAME.
SAN DIEGO'S LOU MERLONI LEFT THE GAME WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT KNEE INJURY AFTER HE COLLIDED WITH TEAMMATE RONDELL WHITE WHILE CATCHING A FOUL BALL IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Jun 8, 2003 1:11 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
J. Jones J. Jones
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI
 San Diego
M. Loretta M. Loretta
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI