Minnesota 8, Cleveland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 1 5 0 0 1 1 0 8 15 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 4 1
WP: J. Santana (20-6)
LP: K. Denney (1-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Minnesota
-L. Ford singled to right, A. Ojeda scored, J. Jones to third, L. Ford to second on right fielder R. Ludwick's throwing error
Top 4th: Minnesota
-H. Blanco singled to left, C. Guzman scored, A. Ojeda to second
-S. Stewart singled to center, A. Ojeda scored, H. Blanco to third
-J. Jones singled to right, H. Blanco scored, S. Stewart to second
-L. Ford doubled to left, S. Stewart and J. Jones scored
Bot 4th: Cleveland
-J. Phelps doubled to deep right center, V. Martinez scored
Top 7th: Minnesota
-C. Guzman grounded out to second, J. Morneau scored, C. Koskie to second
Top 8th: Minnesota
-J. Jones homered to deep center
Bot 8th: Cleveland
-C. Blake homered to deep left
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .304
J. Jones rf 4 2 2 2 1 0 1 .255
L. Ford cf 5 0 3 3 0 1 2 .305
J. Morneau 1b 5 1 2 0 0 2 4 .264
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .247
    M. Cuddyer 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
J. Kubel dh 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333
C. Guzman ss 4 1 0 1 1 0 2 .277
A. Ojeda 2b 5 2 2 0 0 0 3 .347
H. Blanco c 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .200
 Totals 41 8 15 8 3 6 17  
 Batting
2B - L Ford (30, K Denney); J Kubel (2, J Guthrie).
HR - J Jones (24, 8th inning off J Robbins 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - L Ford 3 (72), H Blanco (35), S Stewart (47), J Jones 2 (76), C Guzman (45).
2-out RBI - L Ford 3, H Blanco, S Stewart, J Jones 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 4, C Koskie 1, A Ojeda 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (H Blanco-C Koskie).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp lf 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .293
O. Vizquel ss 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .291
C. Blake 3b 4 1 1 1 0 2 3 .272
V. Martinez c 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .286
J. Phelps 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .251
R. Ludwick rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .242
E. Young dh 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .500
    T. Hafner ph-dh 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313
G. Sizemore cf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .213
B. Phillips 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .154
 Totals 29 2 4 2 4 10 12  
 Batting
2B - J Phelps 2 (17, J Nathan, J Santana).
HR - C Blake (27, 8th inning off J Rincon 0 on, 2 Out).
S - O Vizquel.
RBI - J Phelps (57), C Blake (81).
2-out RBI - C Blake.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 1, B Phillips 1, G Sizemore 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - C Crisp (13, 3rd base by J Santana/H Blanco).
 
 Fielding
E - R Ludwick (1, throw).
Outfield assists - C Crisp (C Koskie at Home).
DP - 1 (C Crisp-O Vizquel-V Martinez).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (W, 20-6) 6.0 2 1 1 4 6 0 2.62
J. Crain 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.42
J. Rincon 1.0 1 1 1 0 3 1 2.70
J. Nathan 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.59
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Denney (L, 1-2) 3.2 8 6 6 2 4 0 11.25
J. Guthrie 2.2 4 1 1 1 1 0 4.63
J. Robbins 1.1 3 1 1 0 0 1 5.40
F. Cabrera 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.38
WP - K Denney, J Guthrie.
HBP - R Ludwick (by J Santana).
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 92-56; J Crain 13-9; J Rincon 19-13; J Nathan 14-8; K Denney 89-52; J Guthrie 41-21; J Robbins 29-18; F Cabrera 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 3-8; J Crain 1-2; J Rincon 0-0; J Nathan 1-1; K Denney 4-3; J Guthrie 2-4; J Robbins 3-1; F Cabrera 1-2.
Batters faced - J Santana 24; J Crain 3; J Rincon 4; J Nathan 4; K Denney 21; J Guthrie 12; J Robbins 7; F Cabrera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Timmons. 1B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B--Mike Winters. 3B--Bruce Froemming.
Time: 3:13.
Attendance: 16,253.
Weather: 77 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 2 mph, out to center.

Updated on Friday, Sep 24, 2004 10:37 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
L. Ford L. Ford
3-5
3 RBI
 Cleveland
J. Phelps J. Phelps
2-4
1 RBI