Minnesota 7, Toronto 2
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(28-19)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 16 0
Toronto 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 2
WP: J. Santana (6-2)
LP: J. Towers (5-3)
(26-22)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
- J. Jones singled to center, S. Stewart and N. Punto scored, L. Ford to third
Bot 1st: Toronto
- F. Menechino doubled to deep center, R. Johnson scored
Top 2nd: Minnesota
- S. Stewart homered to deep left center
Top 3rd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter scored, J. Jones to second on wild pitch
- M. Redmond singled to right, J. Jones scored
- J. Castro homered to deep left, M. Redmond scored
Bot 7th: Toronto
- A. Hill singled to center, S. Hillenbrand scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 5 2 4 1 0 0 0 .294
N. Punto 2b 5 1 3 0 0 0 2 .296
L. Ford dh 5 0 2 0 0 1 1 .282
J. Morneau 1b 4 0 0 0 1 1 6 .309
T. Hunter cf 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .247
J. Jones rf 5 1 2 2 0 2 3 .286
T. Tiffee 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 7 .203
M. Redmond c 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 .293
J. Castro ss 5 1 1 2 0 0 0 .260
 Totals 44 7 16 6 1 6 25  
 Batting
2B - T Hunter (11, J Towers).
3B - N Punto (2, J Towers).
HR - S Stewart (7, 2nd inning off J Towers 0 on, 2 Out), J Castro (2, 3rd inning off J Towers 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Jones 2 (20), S Stewart (22), M Redmond (7), J Castro 2 (7).
2-out RBI - J Jones 2, S Stewart.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Tiffee 2, J Morneau 1, L Ford 1.
GIDP - M Redmond.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Castro-N Punto-J Morneau).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Johnson lf 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .310
F. Menechino dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .216
A. Rios rf-cf 4 0 1 0 0 3 2 .291
S. Hillenbrand 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .332
V. Wells cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .221
    G. Gross rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
A. Hill 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .375
G. Zaun c 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .276
    K. Huckaby c 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .146
O. Hudson 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
J. McDonald ss 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333
 Totals 31 2 5 2 2 8 11  
 Batting
2B - F Menechino (4, J Santana); S Hillenbrand (9, J Santana).
RBI - F Menechino (6), A Hill (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Wells 1, A Rios 1.
GIDP - F Menechino.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - A Hill (1, throw); J McDonald (3, ground ball).
DP - 1 (O Hudson-J McDonald-S Hillenbrand).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (W, 6-2) 7.0 4 2 2 2 8 0 3.70
M. Guerrier 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.18
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Towers (L, 5-3) 6.0 14 7 5 0 4 2 4.14
J. Speier 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.02
J. Frasor 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.60
S. Schoeneweis 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.50
WP - J Towers.
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 101-63; M Guerrier 26-19; J Towers 104-70; J Speier 14-10; J Frasor 16-9; S Schoeneweis 5-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 5-8; M Guerrier 3-3; J Towers 5-9; J Speier 0-3; J Frasor 0-1; S Schoeneweis 3-0.
Batters faced - J Santana 26; M Guerrier 7; J Towers 34; J Speier 4; J Frasor 4; S Schoeneweis 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Montague. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Tony Randazzo.
Time: 2:28.
Attendance: 18,702.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
MINNESOTA'S NICK PUNTO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Saturday, May 28, 2005 3:58 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
S. Stewart S. Stewart
4-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Toronto
F. Menechino F. Menechino
1-4
1 RBI