Texas 8, Minnesota 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 6 0
Texas 1 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 X 8 15 1
WP: C. Park (3-4)
LP: T. Mulholland (4-7)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Texas
-A. Soriano doubled to deep left center, M. Young scored
Bot 2nd: Texas
-H. Blalock singled to right center, B. Jordan scored
-E. Young hit sacrifice fly to deep left center, H. Blalock scored, G. Matthews Jr. to third
Bot 4th: Texas
-H. Blalock homered to deep right, B. Jordan scored
-A. Soriano tripled to deep center, E. Young and R. Barajas scored
Bot 5th: Texas
-R. Barajas singled to center, H. Blalock scored, G. Matthews Jr. to third, R. Barajas to second advancing on throw
Top 6th: Minnesota
-J. Morneau doubled to deep left, M. Cuddyer scored, J. Morneau to third on shortstop M. Young's throwing error
-C. Koskie singled to center, J. Morneau scored
Top 9th: Minnesota
-L. Rivas doubled to deep center, A. Ojeda scored, R. Bowen to third
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart dh 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .318
    J. Offerman ph-dh 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .255
J. Jones rf 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .261
T. Hunter cf 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .270
    M. Cuddyer ph-lf 1 1 0 0 2 1 2 .255
J. Morneau 1b 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .276
L. Ford lf-cf 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 .305
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 5 .251
C. Guzman ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .274
    A. Ojeda ss 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
R. Bowen c 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .111
L. Rivas 2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .253
 Totals 32 3 6 3 6 6 22  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau (10, C Park); L Rivas (18, F Francisco).
RBI - J Morneau (38), C Koskie (59), L Rivas (29).
2-out RBI - C Koskie.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cuddyer 2, C Koskie 2.
GIDP - S Stewart.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (L Rivas-A Ojeda-J Morneau).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Young dh 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .306
M. Young ss 4 1 0 0 1 0 7 .313
A. Soriano 2b 4 0 2 3 0 1 0 .280
    M. Alexander pr-2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 .271
K. Mench lf 5 0 1 0 0 2 4 .270
B. Jordan rf 5 2 2 0 0 2 4 .198
H. Blalock 3b 4 3 2 3 1 0 3 .277
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .271
R. Barajas c 3 1 3 1 0 0 0 .243
 Totals 36 8 15 8 4 5 21  
 Batting
2B - A Soriano (28, T Mulholland); B Jordan (10, T Mulholland); G Matthews Jr (17, J Roa); R Barajas (18, J Crain).
3B - A Soriano (3, T Mulholland).
HR - H Blalock (29, 4th inning off T Mulholland 1 on, 0 Out).
S - R Barajas.
SF - E Young.
RBI - A Soriano 3 (77), H Blalock 3 (91), E Young (18), R Barajas (40).
2-out RBI - A Soriano 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Mench 2, M Young 4.
GIDP - H Blalock.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - M Young (14, throw).
DP - 1 (A Soriano-M Young-M Teixeira).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Mulholland (L, 4-7) 3.2 9 7 7 1 1 1 5.03
J. Roa 1.1 2 1 1 2 2 0 3.57
J. Crain 2.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 3.12
G. Balfour 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.77
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Park (W, 3-4) 6.0 4 2 2 3 4 0 5.50
R. Mahay 2.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.15
F. Francisco 1.0 1 1 1 2 1 0 3.43
WP - F Francisco.
HBP - L Rivas (by C Park); A Soriano (by G Balfour).
Pitches-strikes - T Mulholland 75-49; J Roa 34-22; J Crain 35-23; G Balfour 24-13; C Park 84-49; R Mahay 26-15; F Francisco 34-20.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Mulholland 4-6; J Roa 1-1; J Crain 4-1; G Balfour 2-0; C Park 9-5; R Mahay 1-4; F Francisco 0-2.
Batters faced - T Mulholland 21; J Roa 8; J Crain 9; G Balfour 5; C Park 25; R Mahay 8; F Francisco 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Ed Montague. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Paul Schrieber.
Time: 2:55.
Attendance: 26,083.
Weather: 90 degrees, clear.
Wind: 25 mph, in from right.

Updated on Friday, Aug 27, 2004 12:25 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
J. Morneau J. Morneau
1-3
1 RBI
 Texas
A. Soriano A. Soriano
2-4
3 RBI