Detroit 5, Minnesota 4, 11 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 4 6 2
Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 5 9 0
WP: C. Mears (1-3)
LP: B. Thomas (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Minnesota
-M. LeCroy singled to left, L. Ford scored, M. Cuddyer to second
Bot 7th: Detroit
-B. Higginson grounded out to first, D. Young scored, C. Pena to third
-R. Santiago doubled to deep left, C. Pena and A. Torres scored
Top 8th: Minnesota
-R. Bowen hit sacrifice fly to center, L. Ford scored
-J. Morneau homered to deep right center, M. Cuddyer scored
Bot 8th: Detroit
-C. Monroe homered to deep left
Bot 11th: Detroit
-S. Halter homered to deep right
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Ford rf 4 2 1 0 1 2 0 .328
L. Rivas 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .261
   C. Gomez 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .244
M. Cuddyer 3b 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 .231
M. LeCroy c 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .280
   R. Bowen c 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 .000
J. Morneau 1b 5 1 1 2 0 2 2 .220
D. Mohr cf 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .254
M. Ryan dh 3 0 1 0 1 2 0 .346
M. Restovich lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .286
D. Hocking ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .242
 Totals 36 4 6 4 5 12 10  
 Batting
2B - M Ryan (5, N Robertson).
HR - J Morneau (4, 8th inning off F Rodney 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Bowen.
RBI - M LeCroy (63), R Bowen (1), J Morneau 2 (16).
2-out RBI - J Morneau 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Mohr 1, D Hocking 1.
GIDP - M Restovich.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - L Ford (2, 3rd base off M Anderson/B Inge).
CS - L Rivas (7, 2nd base by N Robertson/B Inge).
 
 Fielding
E - R Bowen (1, throw); L Ford (2, throw).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Sanchez cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .285
O. Infante 2b 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .225
C. Monroe lf 5 1 1 1 0 1 0 .234
D. Young dh 3 1 2 0 2 0 0 .290
C. Pena 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 4 .247
B. Inge c 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .202
W. Morris 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269
   D. Klassen ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
   B. Higginson rf 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 .235
A. Torres rf 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .216
   S. Halter 3b 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .213
R. Santiago ss 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 .224
 Totals 40 5 9 5 3 4 10  
 Batting
2B - R Santiago (18, G Balfour).
HR - C Monroe (22, 8th inning off J Rincon 0 on, 1 Out), S Halter (12, 11th inning off B Thomas 0 on, 2 Out).
S - B Inge.
RBI - B Higginson (51), R Santiago 2 (28), C Monroe (65), S Halter (29).
2-out RBI - R Santiago 2, S Halter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 2, A Sanchez 1, B Inge 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Pena (4, 2nd base off J Rincon/R Bowen), A Sanchez (39, 2nd base off B Thomas/R Bowen).
 
 Fielding
PB - B Inge.
DP - 1 (O Infante-W Morris-C Pena).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana 5.0 2 0 0 1 3 0 3.07
C. Pulido 1.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 3.29
G. Balfour 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 4.50
J. Orosco 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.56
J. Rincon 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 3.52
J.C. Romero 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.76
B. Thomas (L, 0-1) 1.2 2 1 1 1 0 1 10.12
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson 7.0 5 1 1 3 5 0 5.44
M. Anderson 0.1 0 2 2 2 0 0 5.40
F. Rodney 1.2 1 1 1 0 4 1 6.28
C. Mears (W, 1-3) 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5.58
IBB - D Young (by B Thomas).
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 65-44; C Pulido 13-10; G Balfour 18-9; J Orosco 1-1; J Rincon 26-15; J Romero 10-8; B Thomas 26-14; N Robertson 98-60; M Anderson 18-7; F Rodney 22-15; C Mears 28-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 3-9; C Pulido 3-1; G Balfour 1-0; J Orosco 0-1; J Rincon 2-1; J Romero 0-2; B Thomas 2-3; N Robertson 9-6; M Anderson 1-0; F Rodney 0-1; C Mears 1-2.
Batters faced - J Santana 18; C Pulido 6; G Balfour 3; J Orosco 1; J Rincon 5; J Romero 3; B Thomas 8; N Robertson 27; M Anderson 3; F Rodney 6; C Mears 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Tim Mcclelland. 2B--Tony Randazzo. 3B--Ted Barrett.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 9,296.
Weather: 58 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, out to left.

Updated on Friday, Sep 26, 2003 3:46 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
J. Morneau J. Morneau
1-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Detroit
R. Santiago R. Santiago
1-4
2 RBI