Minnesota 8, Texas 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 8 17 0
Texas 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 13 2
WP: K. Lohse (7-10) S: J. Nathan (35)
LP: R. Drese (11-7)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
-J. Morneau grounded out to third, S. Stewart scored, J. Jones to third, T. Hunter to second
-L. Ford singled to shortstop, J. Jones scored, T. Hunter to third
-T. Hunter scored, L. Ford to third on pitcher R. Drese's throwing error
-C. Koskie doubled to right, L. Ford scored
Bot 1st: Texas
-H. Blalock homered to deep right, D. Dellucci scored
Top 2nd: Minnesota
-T. Hunter grounded into fielder's choice, L. Rivas scored, S. Stewart out at second
-L. Ford singled to third, T. Hunter scored, J. Morneau to third
Bot 3rd: Texas
-M. Young homered to deep center
Top 4th: Minnesota
-J. Morneau homered to deep center
Bot 4th: Texas
-K. Mench doubled to deep left, G. Matthews Jr. scored
-D. Dellucci singled to center, K. Mench scored
Top 8th: Minnesota
-L. Rivas homered to deep center
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 5 1 3 0 0 0 1 .318
J. Jones rf 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .264
T. Hunter cf 5 2 1 1 0 1 2 .269
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 .275
L. Ford dh 5 1 3 2 0 0 3 .307
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 1 1 1 0 2 .251
C. Guzman ss 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .275
H. Blanco c 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .201
L. Rivas 2b 5 2 3 1 0 0 1 .252
 Totals 43 8 17 7 2 4 16  
 Batting
2B - C Koskie (18, R Drese); L Rivas (17, R Drese); J Jones (20, R Dickey).
3B - L Rivas (5, R Drese); L Ford (4, R Drese).
HR - J Morneau (13, 4th inning off R Drese 0 on, 2 Out), L Rivas (8, 8th inning off C Almanzar 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Morneau 2 (37), L Ford 2 (61), C Koskie (58), T Hunter (62), L Rivas (28).
2-out RBI - L Ford, J Morneau.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Stewart 1, C Koskie 1, C Guzman 1, L Ford 2.
GIDP - H Blanco.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (L Rivas-C Guzman-J Morneau, J Romero-C Guzman-J Morneau).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Dellucci lf 5 1 4 1 0 0 1 .273
M. Young ss 5 1 1 1 0 1 5 .313
H. Blalock 3b 5 1 1 2 0 1 3 .275
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 .269
L. Nix cf 5 0 1 0 0 2 4 .272
A. Soriano 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .278
G. Matthews Jr. rf 3 1 2 0 1 1 0 .267
K. Mench dh 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .271
R. Barajas c 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .235
    E. Young ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .306
 Totals 38 5 13 5 3 5 18  
 Batting
2B - D Dellucci (11, K Lohse); L Nix (15, K Lohse); K Mench (19, K Lohse); A Soriano (27, J Rincon).
HR - H Blalock (28, 1st inning off K Lohse 1 on, 1 Out), M Young (15, 3rd inning off K Lohse 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - H Blalock 2 (88), M Young (71), K Mench (50), D Dellucci (50).
2-out RBI - D Dellucci.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Mench 1, R Barajas 1, A Soriano 1, L Nix 2.
GIDP - H Blalock, L Nix.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - R Drese (2, throw); M Teixeira (9, dropped foul ball).
DP - 1 (M Young-A Soriano-M Teixeira).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Lohse (W, 7-10) 5.0 8 5 5 0 3 2 5.35
J. Roa 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.50
J.C. Romero 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
J. Rincon 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.64
J. Nathan (S, 35) 1.0 1 0 0 2 2 0 1.71
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Drese (L, 11-7) 3.2 13 7 7 1 1 1 3.65
R.A. Dickey 3.1 1 0 0 0 3 0 5.83
C. Almanzar 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 1 3.14
B. Shouse 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.65
IBB - C Koskie (by R Drese), J Morneau (by C Almanzar).
Pitches-strikes - K Lohse 86-57; J Roa 26-15; J Romero 19-12; J Rincon 14-8; J Nathan 31-15; R Drese 80-51; R Dickey 49-32; C Almanzar 23-13; B Shouse 15-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Lohse 6-6; J Roa 3-1; J Romero 4-0; J Rincon 1-0; J Nathan 0-1; R Drese 8-2; R Dickey 5-2; C Almanzar 2-1; B Shouse 0-3.
Batters faced - K Lohse 23; J Roa 6; J Romero 3; J Rincon 3; J Nathan 6; R Drese 24; R Dickey 11; C Almanzar 6; B Shouse 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Schrieber. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Ed Montague. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Time: 3:18.
Attendance: 25,332.
Weather: 89 degrees, clear.
Wind: 18 mph, in from right.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 25, 2004 11:30 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
L. Rivas L. Rivas
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Texas
D. Dellucci D. Dellucci
4-5
1 RBI