Detroit 9, Minnesota 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 4 12 2
Detroit 1 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 X 9 15 1
WP: M. Maroth (9-21)
LP: A. Johnson (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Detroit
-B. Higginson homered to deep right
Top 5th: Minnesota
-C. Gomez homered to deep left
-M. LeCroy doubled to right center, J. Morneau scored
Bot 5th: Detroit
-B. Inge doubled to deep right, S. Halter scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
-D. Young singled to center, B. Higginson scored, D. Young to second
-C. Monroe homered to deep left, D. Young scored
-R. Santiago singled to center, S. Halter and B. Inge scored, R. Santiago to second
-A. Sanchez doubled to deep right, R. Santiago scored
-W. Morris singled to center, A. Sanchez scored
Top 8th: Minnesota
-M. Restovich singled to left, A. Prieto scored, M. Cuddyer to third
-L. Ford singled to right center, M. Cuddyer scored, M. Restovich to third
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Ford cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .329
L. Rivas 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .259
   C. Gomez ss 3 1 2 1 0 0 2 .251
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 .300
   J. Morneau 1b 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .226
M. LeCroy c 3 0 2 1 0 0 1 .287
   R. Bowen c 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .100
C. Koskie 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .292
   A. Prieto 2b 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .091
M. Cuddyer rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .245
M. Ryan dh 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .393
   M. Restovich dh 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .283
D. Mohr lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .250
D. Hocking 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .239
 Totals 39 4 12 4 1 3 21  
 Batting
2B - L Ford (7, M Maroth); M Ryan 2 (7, M Maroth 2); J Morneau (4, M Maroth); M LeCroy (19, M Maroth); M Cuddyer (1, J Bonderman).
HR - C Gomez (1, 5th inning off M Maroth 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - C Gomez (15), M LeCroy (64), M Restovich (4), L Ford (15).
2-out RBI - C Gomez, M LeCroy, L Ford.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Mohr 1, M Cuddyer 2, C Gomez 1, D Hocking 1, C Koskie 1.
GIDP - R Bowen.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - L Ford (3, throw); J Morneau (1, throw).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Sanchez cf 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .289
   A. Torres cf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .220
W. Morris 2b 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 .272
B. Higginson rf 4 2 2 1 0 0 2 .235
   B. Petrick rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .225
D. Young dh 4 1 3 1 0 1 2 .297
C. Monroe lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 3 .240
C. Pena 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248
S. Halter 3b 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 .217
B. Inge c 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .203
   A.J. Hinch c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .203
   M. Walbeck c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .174
R. Santiago ss 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .225
 Totals 37 9 15 8 1 3 13  
 Batting
2B - B Inge (15, B Thomas); B Higginson (13, A Johnson); A Sanchez (13, K Rogers).
HR - B Higginson (14, 1st inning off K Lohse 0 on, 2 Out), C Monroe (23, 6th inning off A Johnson 1 on, 0 Out).
S - A Sanchez.
RBI - B Higginson (52), B Inge (30), D Young (85), C Monroe 2 (70), R Santiago (29), A Sanchez (22), W Morris (37).
2-out RBI - B Higginson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Monroe 1, B Higginson 1, D Young 1, W Morris 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - R Santiago (10, 3rd base off K Lohse/M LeCroy).
Picked Off - D Young (2nd base, B Thomas).
 
 Fielding
E - R Santiago (21, throw).
DP - 1 (C Mears-R Santiago-C Pena).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Lohse 3.0 3 1 1 0 1 1 4.61
B. Thomas 2.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 7.71
A. Johnson (L, 0-1) 0.1 6 6 6 0 0 1 47.25
K. Rogers 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.57
J. Rincon 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.68
G. Balfour 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 4.15
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Maroth (W, 9-21) 6.0 8 2 2 1 2 1 5.73
C. Mears 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.44
J. Bonderman 1.0 3 2 0 0 1 0 5.56
J. Walker 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.32
HBP - D Young (by K Rogers); L Ford (by C Mears).
Pitches-strikes - K Lohse 43-27; B Thomas 27-14; A Johnson 20-14; K Rogers 17-9; J Rincon 15-9; G Balfour 23-15; M Maroth 98-56; C Mears 16-12; J Bonderman 33-18; J Walker 7-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Lohse 5-3; B Thomas 0-5; A Johnson 0-1; K Rogers 1-1; J Rincon 1-2; G Balfour 0-1; M Maroth 10-6; C Mears 2-1; J Bonderman 0-2; J Walker 2-1.
Batters faced - K Lohse 12; B Thomas 8; A Johnson 7; K Rogers 5; J Rincon 3; G Balfour 5; M Maroth 27; C Mears 4; J Bonderman 7; J Walker 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--C.B. Bucknor. 2B--Tim Mcclelland. 3B--Tony Randazzo.
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 18,959.
Weather: 55 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
DETROIT'S DMITRI YOUNG SINGLED IN THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.
DETROIT'S ALEX SANCHEZ DOUBLED IN THE SIXTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 28, 2003 3:55 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
C. Gomez C. Gomez
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
B. Higginson B. Higginson
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI