Minnesota 9, Arizona 8
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(34-22)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 1 1 3 3 0 1 9 13 0
Arizona 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 8 13 1
WP: J. Rincon (3-2) S: J. Nathan (17)
LP: J. Valverde (1-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Arizona
- L. Gonzalez doubled to deep right center, C. Counsell and C. Tracy scored
- S. Green doubled to deep right, L. Gonzalez scored
- R. Clayton doubled to deep center, S. Green scored
Top 4th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter homered to deep center
Top 5th: Minnesota
- S. Stewart hit sacrifice fly to right, M. Cuddyer scored, J. Castro to third
Bot 5th: Arizona
- L. Gonzalez homered to deep center
Top 6th: Minnesota
- M. LeCroy hit sacrifice fly to deep center, T. Hunter scored
- S. Stewart singled to center, M. Cuddyer and J. Castro scored, G. Williams to second
Top 7th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter homered to deep left
- M. Cuddyer homered to deep left, J. Morneau scored
Bot 8th: Arizona
- T. Clark homered to deep center, T. Glaus and J. Cruz Jr. scored
Top 9th: Minnesota
- J. Jones singled to right, T. Hunter scored, J. Jones to second advancing on throw
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 4 0 1 3 0 1 0 .286
B. Abernathy 2b 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .294
    J. Rincon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Nathan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Mauer c 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .291
T. Hunter cf 5 4 4 2 0 0 0 .280
J. Jones rf 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 .293
M. LeCroy 1b 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 .262
    J. Morneau ph-1b 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .283
M. Cuddyer 3b 3 3 1 2 2 0 2 .261
J. Castro ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .260
B. Radke p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Williams ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
    M. Guerrier p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Mulholland p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Ryan ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .500
    L. Rodriguez 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308
 Totals 36 9 13 9 4 2 8  
 Batting
2B - T Hunter (15, S Estes).
HR - T Hunter 2 (9, 4th inning off S Estes 0 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off M Herges 0 on, 1 Out), M Cuddyer (3, 7th inning off M Herges 1 on, 2 Out).
S - B Radke.
SF - M LeCroy , S Stewart.
RBI - T Hunter 2 (36), S Stewart 3 (28), M LeCroy (17), M Cuddyer 2 (18), J Jones (27).
2-out RBI - T Hunter, S Stewart 2, M Cuddyer 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cuddyer 1, B Abernathy 2, J Mauer 1.
GIDP - J Mauer.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - T Hunter (4, 2nd base by J Valverde).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Castro-J Morneau).
 Arizona
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Counsell 2b 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .294
C. Tracy 1b 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 .279
L. Gonzalez lf 5 2 2 3 0 1 2 .313
T. Glaus 3b 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .246
S. Green rf 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .266
J. Cruz Jr. cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .250
R. Clayton ss 3 0 2 1 0 1 2 .233
    A. Cintron ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .286
C. Snyder c 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .226
    T. Clark ph 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 .374
    J. Valverde p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Estes p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Koplove p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    Q. McCracken ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .204
    M. Herges p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Stinnett ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 39 8 13 8 1 6 12  
 Batting
2B - L Gonzalez (15, B Radke); S Green (13, B Radke); R Clayton (12, B Radke).
HR - L Gonzalez (9, 5th inning off B Radke 0 on, 1 Out), T Clark (8, 8th inning off J Rincon 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - L Gonzalez 3 (38), S Green (26), R Clayton (18), T Clark 3 (30).
2-out RBI - R Clayton, T Clark 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Clayton 1, C Snyder 1.
GIDP - L Gonzalez.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - J Valverde (1, throw).
DP - 1 (R Clayton-C Counsell-C Tracy).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Radke 5.0 8 5 5 0 3 1 4.03
M. Guerrier 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
T. Mulholland (H, 3) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.68
J. Rincon (W, 3-2; BS, 4) 1.0 2 3 3 1 2 1 3.20
J. Nathan (S, 17) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.77
 Arizona
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Estes 5.2 8 5 5 3 1 1 4.46
M. Koplove (BS, 2) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.10
M. Herges 2.0 2 3 3 1 1 2 6.75
J. Valverde (L, 1-3) 1.0 2 1 0 0 0 0 6.43
BALK - M Koplove.
Pitches-strikes - B Radke 77-57; M Guerrier 15-10; T Mulholland 9-5; J Rincon 24-16; J Nathan 14-9; S Estes 96-60; M Koplove 4-4; M Herges 29-19; J Valverde 14-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Radke 8-4; M Guerrier 1-2; T Mulholland 3-0; J Rincon 0-1; J Nathan 1-1; S Estes 12-4; M Koplove 1-0; M Herges 1-4; J Valverde 3-0.
Batters faced - B Radke 23; M Guerrier 4; T Mulholland 3; J Rincon 6; J Nathan 4; S Estes 27; M Koplove 2; M Herges 9; J Valverde 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Laz Diaz. 1B--Dana Demuth. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Jim Joyce.
Time: 2:53.
Attendance: 27,901.
Weather: 78 degrees, clear.
Wind: 16 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
ARIZONA PITCHER SHAWN ESTES LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT INJURY TO HIS LEFT HAND.
ARIZONA'S TONY CLARK EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, Jun 8, 2005 4:20 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
4-5, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Arizona
L. Gonzalez L. Gonzalez
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI