Minnesota 4, Kansas City 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 7 1
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2
WP: J. Santana (8-6) S: J. Nathan (24)
LP: J. Gobble (5-7)
 Scoring Summary
Top 6th: Minnesota
-J. Jones doubled to center, L. Rivas scored
-L. Ford homered to deep left, J. Jones scored
-J. Morneau homered to deep right
Bot 8th: Kansas City
-D. DeJesus grounded out to second, A. Castillo scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .293
J. Jones rf 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .259
L. Ford lf 3 1 1 2 0 0 3 .300
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .250
T. Hunter cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .267
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .247
C. Guzman ss 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .282
H. Blanco c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .193
L. Rivas 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .264
 Totals 33 4 7 4 2 4 10  
 Batting
2B - L Rivas (10, J Gobble); J Jones (13, J Gobble).
HR - L Ford (10, 6th inning off J Gobble 1 on, 1 Out), J Morneau (3, 6th inning off J Gobble 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Jones (50), L Ford 2 (44), J Morneau (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 1, C Guzman 1, L Ford 2.
GIDP - L Rivas.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - C Koskie (6, 2nd base off J Gobble/A Castillo), L Ford (12, 2nd base off J Gobble/A Castillo).
 
 Fielding
E - H Blanco (3, throw).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 .188
T. Graffanino 2b 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .263
M. Sweeney dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .290
K. Harvey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .300
A. Berroa ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .246
D. Brown lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .284
D. Relaford rf 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .196
A. Castillo c 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 .304
J. Bautista 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .150
 Totals 26 1 1 1 4 9 7  
 Batting
2B - A Berroa (14, J Santana).
S - D Brown.
RBI - D DeJesus (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Sweeney 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - A Berroa (4, Home by J Santana/H Blanco).
 
 Fielding
E - J Gobble (3, throw); A Castillo (1, throw).
DP - 1 (A Berroa-T Graffanino-K Harvey).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (W, 8-6) 8.0 1 1 0 4 9 0 3.55
J. Nathan (S, 24) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.11
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Gobble (L, 5-7) 6.0 5 4 4 0 4 2 5.19
J. Huisman 2.0 2 0 0 1 0 0 7.04
R. Bukvich 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
WP - J Santana 2.
IBB - J Jones (by J Huisman).
HBP - L Ford (by J Gobble); A Berroa (by J Santana).
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 115-70; J Nathan 8-5; J Gobble 100-72; J Huisman 27-16; R Bukvich 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 7-7; J Nathan 1-2; J Gobble 6-8; J Huisman 2-4; R Bukvich 2-1.
Batters faced - J Santana 29; J Nathan 3; J Gobble 24; J Huisman 9; R Bukvich 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Rapuano. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Rick Reed. 3B--Alfonso Marquez.
Time: 2:30.
Attendance: 30,094.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOMERUNS BY LEW FORD AND JUSTIN MORNEAU WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 17, 2004 4:04 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
L. Ford L. Ford
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Berroa A. Berroa
1-3
0 RBI