Minnesota 9, Toronto 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 4 9 13 0
Toronto 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 5 9 1
WP: J. Rincon (6-2) S: A. Fultz (1)
LP: M. Nakamura (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Toronto
-F. Menechino singled to left, R. Johnson scored
Top 3rd: Minnesota
-S. Stewart doubled to deep left, M. Cuddyer scored
Top 4th: Minnesota
-L. Ford homered to deep left, M. LeCroy scored
Bot 5th: Toronto
-F. Catalanotto doubled to center, F. Menechino scored
Top 6th: Minnesota
-T. Hunter homered to deep left center, M. LeCroy scored
Bot 7th: Toronto
-F. Menechino doubled to deep right, S. Pond scored
-K. Cash doubled to deep center, F. Menechino scored
-C. Delgado grounded into fielder's choice, K. Cash scored, O. Hudson to third, V. Wells out at second
Top 9th: Minnesota
-J. Jones homered to deep right center, T. Hunter scored
-M. Ryan doubled to deep right, M. Cuddyer to third, M. Cuddyer scored, M. Ryan to third on catcher K. Cash's fielding error
-C. Guzman singled to second, M. Ryan scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .287
    M. Ryan ph-lf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .359
C. Guzman ss 5 0 1 1 0 3 1 .315
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .271
M. LeCroy c 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 .231
    H. Blanco c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206
T. Hunter cf 4 2 2 2 0 2 1 .295
J. Jones rf 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .299
L. Ford dh 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .350
M. Cuddyer 3b 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 .210
L. Rivas 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222
 Totals 40 9 13 8 0 9 10  
 Batting
2B - M Cuddyer (4, T Lilly); S Stewart (6, T Lilly); M LeCroy (2, T Lilly); T Hunter (6, M Nakamura); M Ryan (2, A Lopez).
HR - L Ford (4, 4th inning off T Lilly 1 on, 2 Out), T Hunter (6, 6th inning off T Lilly 1 on, 1 Out), J Jones (7, 9th inning off M Nakamura 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - S Stewart (17), L Ford 2 (25), T Hunter 2 (17), J Jones 2 (24), C Guzman (7).
2-out RBI - L Ford 2, C Guzman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M LeCroy 1, D Mientkiewicz 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Hudson 2b 4 0 1 0 1 1 1 .286
F. Catalanotto lf 3 0 1 1 1 0 1 .348
V. Wells cf 4 0 1 0 1 2 4 .277
C. Delgado 1b 5 0 0 1 0 1 5 .228
E. Hinske 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .218
R. Johnson rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .283
S. Pond dh 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .067
F. Menechino ss 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 .750
K. Cash c 3 1 1 1 1 2 2 .235
 Totals 35 5 9 5 4 10 16  
 Batting
2B - V Wells (13, B Radke); F Menechino 2 (2, B Radke 2); F Catalanotto (13, B Radke); K Cash (8, J Romero).
S - F Catalanotto.
RBI - F Menechino 2 (3), F Catalanotto (21), K Cash (15), C Delgado (23).
2-out RBI - F Menechino, F Catalanotto.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Hinske 1, C Delgado 2, V Wells 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - R Johnson (1, 2nd base off B Radke/M LeCroy).
 
 Fielding
E - K Cash (2, catch).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Radke 6.0 8 4 4 0 6 0 4.09
J.C. Romero 1.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 5.48
J. Rincon (W, 6-2) 1.2 0 0 0 2 4 0 3.10
A. Fultz (S, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.79
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Lilly 5.2 7 5 5 0 8 2 5.24
K. Ligtenberg 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50
M. Nakamura (L, 0-2) 1.0 3 3 2 0 1 1 3.77
A. Lopez 1.0 3 1 0 0 0 0 8.74
WP - T Lilly.
IBB - V Wells (by J Romero).
Pitches-strikes - B Radke 103-71; J Romero 16-6; J Rincon 33-18; A Fultz 1-1; T Lilly 102-68; K Ligtenberg 12-8; M Nakamura 25-15; A Lopez 15-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Radke 4-8; J Romero 3-0; J Rincon 0-1; A Fultz 1-0; T Lilly 4-5; K Ligtenberg 2-2; M Nakamura 0-2; A Lopez 2-1.
Batters faced - B Radke 26; J Romero 6; J Rincon 7; A Fultz 1; T Lilly 24; K Ligtenberg 4; M Nakamura 6; A Lopez 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Terry Craft. 3B--Mike Dimuro.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 13,502.
Weather: 55 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
TORONTO'S REED JOHNSON SINGLED IN THE SECOND INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.
THE DOUBLE BY TORONTO'S VERNON WELLS IN THE THIRD INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Tuesday, May 18, 2004 4:34 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Toronto
F. Menechino F. Menechino
3-4
2 RBI