Twins 5, Rangers 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 7 0
Minnesota 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 X 5 11 1
WP: B. Radke (11-10) S: E. Guardado (33)
LP: R.A. Dickey (8-7)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
-T. Hunter tripled to deep right, J. Jones scored
-S. Stewart singled to left, T. Hunter scored, D. Hocking to second
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
-J. Jones grounded out to first, D. Mientkiewicz scored, M. LeCroy to third
-A.J. Pierzynski homered to deep right, M. LeCroy scored
Top 5th: Texas
-S. Spencer doubled to deep left, M. Teixeira scored
Top 7th: Texas
-S. Spencer singled to left, L. Nix scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .301
H. Blalock 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .312
A. Rodriguez ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300
R. Palmeiro dh 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .259
M. Teixeira 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .259
L. Nix cf 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .260
S. Spencer lf 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 .262
J. Jones rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .243
E. Diaz c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .254
 Totals 33 2 7 2 0 5 11  
 Batting
2B - S Spencer (17, B Radke); L Nix (10, B Radke); R Palmeiro (20, E Guardado).
RBI - S Spencer 2 (45).
2-out RBI - S Spencer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Diaz 1, S Spencer 1, M Young 1.
GIDP - M Teixeira.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
Picked Off - A Rodriguez (1st base, B Radke).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 .314
L. Rivas 2b 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 .269
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 3 .299
M. LeCroy dh 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .294
   L. Ford dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .327
J. Jones rf 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .308
T. Hunter cf 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .245
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 1 1 2 0 2 4 .304
D. Hocking 3b 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .255
C. Guzman ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .263
 Totals 35 5 11 5 3 5 26  
 Batting
2B - J Jones (33, R Drese).
3B - T Hunter (4, R Dickey).
HR - A Pierzynski (10, 3rd inning off R Dickey 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - T Hunter (88), S Stewart (63), J Jones (60), A Pierzynski 2 (66).
2-out RBI - S Stewart, A Pierzynski 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pierzynski 2, D Mientkiewicz 1, L Rivas 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - C Guzman (16, 2nd base off R Drese/E Diaz).
 
 Fielding
E - C Guzman (10, throw).
DP - 1 (L Rivas-C Guzman-D Mientkiewicz).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R.A. Dickey (L, 8-7) 2.2 6 5 5 3 2 1 5.24
R. Drese 3.1 3 0 0 0 1 0 8.07
R. Mahay 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.46
R. Garcia 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
R. Garcia 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.82
B. Shouse 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.16
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Radke (W, 11-10) 7.0 5 2 2 0 4 0 4.93
L. Hawkins 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.98
E. Guardado (S, 33) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.00
BALK - R Dickey.
HBP - J Jones (by B Radke); M LeCroy (by R Drese).
Pitches-strikes - R Dickey 76-48; R Drese 57-36; R Mahay 23-14; Re Garcia 7-5; B Shouse 5-3; B Radke 110-77; L Hawkins 12-10; E Guardado 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Dickey 2-4; R Drese 7-2; R Mahay 1-1; Re Garcia 0-1; B Shouse 1-0; B Radke 8-8; L Hawkins 0-3; E Guardado 2-0.
Batters faced - R Dickey 17; R Drese 14; R Mahay 5; Re Garcia 2; B Shouse 1; B Radke 26; L Hawkins 4; E Guardado 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 3:00.
Attendance: 27,018.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Saturday, Sep 6, 2003 3:16 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
S. Spencer S. Spencer
2-4
2 RBI
 Minnesota
A.J. Pierzynski A.J. Pierzynski
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI