Twins 10, Rangers 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 7 10 2
Minnesota 1 3 4 0 0 2 0 0 X 10 9 0
WP: J. Rincon (4-6) S: E. Guardado (32)
LP: M. Callaway (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz hit sacrifice fly to left, S. Stewart scored
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
-A.J. Pierzynski singled to right, T. Hunter scored, C. Koskie to third
-C. Guzman safe at first on second baseman M. Young's fielding error, C. Koskie scored, A.J. Pierzynski to third
-S. Stewart hit sacrifice fly to left, A.J. Pierzynski scored
Top 3rd: Texas
-R. Palmeiro grounded out to shortstop, G. Laird scored, S. Spencer to third, A. Rodriguez to second
-S. Spencer scored, A. Rodriguez to third on wild pitch
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
-C. Guzman tripled to right, J. Jones, C. Koskie and A.J. Pierzynski scored, C. Guzman scored
Top 4th: Texas
-M. Young homered to left, G. Laird, R. Christenson and J. Jones scored
-A. Rodriguez homered to center
Bot 6th: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz hit sacrifice fly to right, L. Rivas scored
-M. LeCroy homered to left
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 5 1 3 4 0 0 1 .302
S. Spencer lf 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 .260
A. Rodriguez ss 5 1 2 1 0 0 3 .303
R. Palmeiro dh 4 0 0 1 0 2 2 .257
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .260
J. Jones rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .250
H. Blalock 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .314
R. Christenson cf 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .176
G. Laird c 3 2 1 0 1 2 0 .444
 Totals 37 7 10 6 2 9 13  
 Batting
2B - J Jones (4, J Santana).
HR - M Young (13, 4th inning off J Santana 3 on, 1 Out), A Rodriguez (41, 4th inning off J Santana 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Palmeiro (97), M Young 4 (67), A Rodriguez (102).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teixeira 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - M Young (9, ground ball); G Laird (1, catch).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 3 1 1 1 1 0 3 .312
L. Rivas 2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .273
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 3 0 0 2 0 0 2 .298
M. LeCroy dh 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .296
J. Jones rf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .306
T. Hunter cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .245
C. Koskie 3b 1 2 0 0 3 1 0 .294
A.J. Pierzynski c 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 .304
C. Guzman ss 4 1 1 4 0 0 3 .264
 Totals 29 10 9 9 5 3 11  
 Batting
2B - S Stewart (37, M Callaway).
3B - C Guzman (13, M Callaway); L Rivas (9, J Benoit).
HR - M Lecroy (16, 6th inning off J Benoit 0 on, 1 Out).
S - A Pierzynski, L Rivas.
SF - S Stewart, D Mientkiewicz 2.
RBI - D Mientkiewicz 2 (57), A Pierzynski (64), C Guzman 4 (43), S Stewart (62), M LeCroy (58).
2-out RBI - C Guzman 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Stewart 1, D Mientkiewicz 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Jones (13, 2nd base off M Callaway/G Laird).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Callaway (L, 0-2) 2.2 6 8 6 3 1 0 8.31
R. Garcia 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
R. Garcia 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.16
A. Fultz 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 5.37
J. Benoit 0.2 2 2 2 0 0 1 5.75
E. Ramirez 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.20
J. Powell 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.97
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana 4.0 8 7 7 2 6 2 3.10
J. Rincon (W, 4-6) 3.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.68
L. Hawkins 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.00
E. Guardado (S, 32) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.05
WP - M Callaway, J Santana.
Pitches-strikes - M Callaway 68-40; Ro Garcia 7-2; A Fultz 25-14; J Benoit 15-11; E Ramirez 18-12; J Powell 11-8; J Santana 80-55; J Rincon 36-21; L Hawkins 11-7; E Guardado 12-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Callaway 5-2; Ro Garcia 1-0; A Fultz 3-1; J Benoit 0-2; E Ramirez 2-2; J Powell 2-1; J Santana 1-5; J Rincon 3-4; L Hawkins 1-2; E Guardado 1-1.
Batters faced - M Callaway 18; Ro Garcia 2; A Fultz 7; J Benoit 4; E Ramirez 5; J Powell 3; J Santana 22; J Rincon 9; L Hawkins 4; E Guardado 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Tim Welke. 3B--Mark Wegner.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 20,701.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Friday, Sep 5, 2003 11:03 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
M. Young M. Young
3-5, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Minnesota
C. Guzman C. Guzman
1-4
4 RBI