Orioles 5, Twins 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
Baltimore 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 X 5 8 1
WP: R. Lopez (5-6) S: J. Julio (27)
LP: R. Reed (5-11)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Baltimore
-J. Gibbons singled to right, J. Conine scored, J. Gibbons to second advancing on throw
Top 2nd: Minnesota
-T. Hunter homered to deep left center, C. Koskie scored
Top 3rd: Minnesota
-L. Rivas singled to center, S. Stewart scored
Bot 4th: Baltimore
-J. Cust homered to deep right, J. Conine and T. Batista scored
-L. Bigbie singled to left, D. Cruz scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 3 1 2 0 1 1 0 .318
L. Rivas 2b 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 .276
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 5 .299
C. Koskie 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 .302
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .299
T. Hunter cf 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .246
J. Jones lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .305
   D. Mohr rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .261
   C. Gomez ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .253
M. LeCroy dh 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .282
D. Hocking ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .239
   T. Sears ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .246
 Totals 33 3 8 3 2 10 11  
 Batting
2B - C Koskie (22, R Lopez); S Stewart (30, R Lopez).
HR - T Hunter (20, 2nd inning off R Lopez 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - T Hunter 2 (72), L Rivas (27).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Koskie 1, A Pierzynski 1, D Mientkiewicz 1.
GIDP - T Sears.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - L Rivas 2 (6, 2nd base by R Lopez/R Machado, 2nd base by R Lopez/R Machado).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .278
L. Matos cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .332
J. Conine 1b 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 .289
J. Gibbons rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .297
T. Batista 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .251
J. Cust dh 3 1 1 3 0 1 0 .200
D. Cruz ss 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .267
L. Bigbie lf 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .262
R. Machado c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .318
 Totals 31 5 8 5 1 6 6  
 Batting
2B - J Conine (31, R Reed); D Cruz (18, R Reed).
HR - J Cust (1, 4th inning off R Reed 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Gibbons (78), J Cust 3 (3), L Bigbie (8).
2-out RBI - J Gibbons.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Batista 1, L Matos 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - B Roberts (18, 2nd base off R Reed/A Pierzynski).
CS - L Bigbie (1, 2nd base by R Reed/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - D Cruz (14, ground ball).
DP - 2 (R Machado-D Cruz, B Roberts-D Cruz-J Conine).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Reed (L, 5-11) 8.0 8 5 5 1 6 1 4.88
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Lopez (W, 5-6) 6.2 8 3 3 1 6 1 5.69
B.J. Ryan 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 5.10
J. Julio (S, 27) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.43
WP - R Reed.
HBP - L Rivas (by R Lopez).
Pitches-strikes - R Reed 108-72; R Lopez 106-68; B Ryan 17-11; J Julio 15-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Reed 3-14; R Lopez 7-5; B Ryan 0-1; J Julio 2-0.
Batters faced - R Reed 32; R Lopez 29; B Ryan 4; J Julio 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Bill Hohn. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Eric Cooper.
Time: 2:30. (Plus rain delay totaling 28 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 30,258.
Weather: 84 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 3 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING RESUMED. AFTER A 28 MINUTE DELAY.
BALTIMORE'S JAY GIBBONS SINGLED IN THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.
MINNESOTA'S JACQUE JONES LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH A STRAINED LEFT GROIN.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 7, 2003 6:33 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Baltimore
J. Cust J. Cust
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI