Minnesota 8, Arizona 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 14 0
Arizona 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 4 7 1
WP: T. Mulholland (1-3) S: J. Rincon (2)
LP: A. Good (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz homered to deep right, J. Jones scored
-L. Rivas homered to deep left
Top 3rd: Minnesota
-J. Mauer homered to deep center, L. Ford scored
-D. Mientkiewicz doubled to deep right, J. Jones scored
Bot 4th: Arizona
-L. Gonzalez homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Arizona
-J. Brito homered to deep left center, A. Cintron scored
-S. Finley grounded out to shortstop, S. Hairston scored
Top 9th: Minnesota
-T. Hunter hit sacrifice fly to deep right, C. Guzman scored, J. Mauer to third
-J. Jones singled to deep right, J. Mauer scored, C. Koskie to third
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Guzman ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .275
L. Ford lf 4 1 2 0 1 0 1 .312
J. Mauer c 5 2 3 2 0 1 2 .317
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .239
T. Hunter cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .266
J. Jones rf 4 2 3 1 1 0 1 .266
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 1 2 3 1 0 2 .239
L. Rivas 2b 4 1 1 1 0 3 4 .273
T. Mulholland p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Restovich ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    G. Balfour p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. LeCroy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .278
    J. Rincon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 8 14 8 4 5 17  
 Batting
2B - L Ford (17, A Good); D Mientkiewicz (17, A Good); T Hunter (17, E Dessens).
HR - D Mientkiewicz (5, 2nd inning off A Good 1 on, 1 Out), L Rivas (5, 2nd inning off A Good 0 on, 1 Out), J Mauer (6, 3rd inning off A Good 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - T Hunter.
RBI - D Mientkiewicz 3 (23), L Rivas (18), J Mauer 2 (13), T Hunter (37), J Jones (45).
2-out RBI - D Mientkiewicz, J Jones.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Koskie 1, D Mientkiewicz 1, J Jones 1, L Rivas 1.
GIDP - C Koskie, M LeCroy.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - L Ford (10, 2nd base off R Choate/J Brito).
 Arizona
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Hairston 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .281
S. Finley cf 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 .299
D. Bautista rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .318
L. Gonzalez lf 4 1 1 1 0 2 2 .272
S. Hillenbrand 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .298
T. Olson 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .218
A. Cintron ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .244
J. Brito c 3 1 1 2 0 1 1 .185
    Q. McCracken ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .217
A. Good p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Dessens p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071
    R. Choate p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Tracy ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .277
    B. Villafuerte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Service p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 4 7 4 1 8 5  
 Batting
3B - S Hairston (5, T Mulholland).
HR - L Gonzalez (15, 4th inning off T Mulholland 0 on, 1 Out), J Brito (2, 5th inning off T Mulholland 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - L Gonzalez (42), J Brito 2 (5), S Finley (41).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Q McCracken 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - J Brito (2, throw).
DP - 2 (T Olson-S Hairston-S Hillenbrand, A Cintron-S Hairston-S Hillenbrand).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Mulholland (W, 1-3) 5.0 5 4 4 1 0 2 5.54
G. Balfour 2.0 0 0 0 0 5 0 4.67
J. Rincon (S, 2) 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 1.94
 Arizona
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Good (L, 0-2) 2.2 6 6 6 2 1 3 5.30
E. Dessens 3.1 2 0 0 0 2 0 5.17
R. Choate 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.02
B. Villafuerte 1.1 4 2 2 2 1 0 3.95
S. Service 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.32
Pitches-strikes - T Mulholland 58-42; G Balfour 24-16; J Rincon 33-22; A Good 67-37; E Dessens 38-27; R Choate 14-11; B Villafuerte 28-15; S Service 8-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Mulholland 10-5; G Balfour 0-1; J Rincon 2-1; A Good 3-4; E Dessens 7-1; R Choate 1-1; B Villafuerte 2-1; S Service 1-1.
Batters faced - T Mulholland 21; G Balfour 6; J Rincon 8; A Good 16; E Dessens 11; R Choate 4; B Villafuerte 9; S Service 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Winters. 1B--Tim Timmons. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Kevin Kelley.
Time: 2:36.
Attendance: 29,830.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY MINNESOTA'S DOUG MIENTKIEWICZ AND LUIS RIVAS IN THE TOP OF THE SECOND INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 4, 2004 1:02 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
D. Mientkiewicz D. Mientkiewicz
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Arizona
J. Brito J. Brito
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI