Minnesota 10, Detroit 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(52-42)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 5 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 10 13 0
Detroit 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 5 12 4
WP: J. Santana (9-5)
LP: J. Johnson (6-8)
(46-48)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- L. Ford grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto grounded out to second
- S. Stewart lined out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Detroit 0

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- B. Inge singled to shortstop
- C. Guillen grounded into fielder's choice, B. Inge out at second
- C. Shelton singled to center, C. Guillen to third
- M. Ordonez fouled out to first
- R. White grounded out to third

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Detroit 0

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to right
- T. Hunter singled to third, J. Mauer to second
- J. Jones grounded into fielder's choice, J. Mauer to third, T. Hunter out at second
- B. Boone singled to left, J. Mauer scored, J. Jones to second
- J. Jones scored, B. Boone to third on I. Rodriguez's throwing error
- J. Morneau walked
- M. Cuddyer singled to third, B. Boone scored, J. Morneau to second
- L. Ford grounded out to pitcher, J. Morneau to third, M. Cuddyer to second
- N. Punto reached on bunt single to third, J. Morneau and M. Cuddyer scored, N. Punto to second on third baseman B. Inge's throwing error
- S. Stewart grounded out to shortstop

5 runs, 5 hits, 2 errors
Minnesota 5, Detroit 0

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez singled to center
- I. Rodriguez to second on wild pitch
- C. Monroe singled to left, I. Rodriguez to third
- O. Infante grounded into fielder's choice, I. Rodriguez scored, C. Monroe out at second
- N. Logan grounded into fielder's choice, O. Infante out at second
- B. Inge grounded out to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 5, Detroit 1

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer doubled to deep left
- T. Hunter struck out swinging
- J. Jones flied out to deep left center, J. Mauer to third
- B. Boone singled to left, J. Mauer scored
- J. Morneau singled to center, B. Boone to second
- M. Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice, B. Boone out at third

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Detroit 1

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- C. Guillen grounded out to shortstop
- C. Shelton singled to third
- M. Ordonez struck out swinging
- R. White singled to left, C. Shelton to second
- I. Rodriguez grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Detroit 1

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- L. Ford grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto flied out to deep center
- S. Stewart fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Detroit 1

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- C. Monroe homered to deep left
- O. Infante grounded out to third
- N. Logan singled to right center
- B. Inge struck out swinging
- C. Guillen grounded into fielder's choice, N. Logan out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Detroit 2

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer walked
- T. Hunter singled to right, J. Mauer to second, J. Mauer to third on right fielder M. Ordonez's fielding error
- J. Mauer scored, T. Hunter to second on wild pitch
- J. Jones singled to right, T. Hunter to third
- C. Spurling relieved J. Johnson
- B. Boone grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, T. Hunter scored, J. Jones out at second
- J. Morneau walked
- M. Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice, J. Morneau out at second

2 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 2

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- C. Shelton lined out to second
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep left
- M. Ordonez to third on wild pitch
- R. White grounded out to second, M. Ordonez scored
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- L. Ford struck out swinging
- N. Punto singled to right center
- N. Punto to second on wild pitch
- S. Stewart grounded out to third
- J. Mauer grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- M. Guerrier relieved J. Santana
- C. Monroe popped out to shallow right center
- O. Infante flied out to center
- N. Logan popped bunt out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter singled to shortstop
- J. Jones doubled to center, T. Hunter to third
- B. Boone grounded out to third
- J. Morneau intentionally walked
- T. Hunter scored, J. Jones to third, J. Morneau to second on wild pitch
- M. Cuddyer hit sacrifice fly to deep right, J. Jones scored, J. Morneau to third
- L. Ford grounded out to third

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Detroit 3

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- B. Inge grounded out to catcher
- C. Guillen grounded out to second
- C. Shelton fouled out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Detroit 3

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- K. Hooper at shortstop
- V. Wilson catching
- F. German relieved C. Spurling
- N. Punto popped out to second
- S. Stewart safe at first on shortstop K. Hooper's fielding error
- J. Mauer walked, S. Stewart to second
- S. Stewart to third, J. Mauer to second on balk
- T. Hunter walked
- J. Jones popped out to left
- B. Boone grounded into fielder's choice, T. Hunter out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 10, Detroit 3

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez lined out to second
- R. White grounded out to third
- V. Wilson grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Detroit 3

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- D. Creek relieved F. German
- J. Morneau lined out to right
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- L. Ford walked
- N. Punto popped out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Detroit 3

  Bottom 9th: Detroit
- T. Mulholland relieved M. Guerrier
- C. Monroe grounded out to third
- O. Infante lined out to third
- N. Logan tripled to deep center
- B. Inge doubled to deep right, N. Logan scored
- K. Hooper singled to right, B. Inge to third
- B. Inge scored, K. Hooper to second on passed ball
- C. Shelton lined out to deep right

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Detroit 5
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
B. Boone B. Boone
2-5
2 RBI
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI