Minnesota 7, Seattle 4
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 0
Minnesota 2 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 X 7 9 1
WP: C. Silva (8-6) S: J. Nathan (31)
LP: G. Sherrill (1-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Minnesota
- J. Mauer hit sacrifice fly to left, S. Stewart scored, N. Punto to third
- J. Morneau singled to center, N. Punto scored
Top 2nd: Seattle
- J. Reed homered to deep right center
Top 3rd: Seattle
- W. Bloomquist reached on fielder's choice, Y. Torrealba and Y. Betancourt scored, I. Suzuki to third on first baseman J. Morneau's fielding error
- R. Ibanez hit sacrifice fly to right, I. Suzuki scored
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer homered to deep left
Bot 6th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer doubled to deep center, L. Ford scored
Bot 7th: Minnesota
- L. Ford homered to deep left, J. Morneau and J. Bartlett scored
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .307
W. Bloomquist 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .269
R. Ibanez lf 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 .292
R. Sexson 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .260
A. Beltre 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .262
J. Reed cf 4 1 2 1 0 1 3 .259
M. Morse dh 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .294
    J. Strong pr-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Y. Betancourt ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .271
Y. Torrealba c 3 1 2 0 0 0 2 .333
    D. Hansen ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
 Totals 34 4 9 3 1 6 14  
 Batting
HR - J Reed (3, 2nd inning off C Silva 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Ibanez.
RBI - J Reed (37), W Bloomquist (17), R Ibanez (70).
2-out RBI - J Reed.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Suzuki 1, J Reed 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - W Bloomquist (13, 2nd base off C Silva/J Mauer).
CS - A Beltre (1, 2nd base by C Silva/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (W Bloomquist-Y Betancourt-R Sexson, A Beltre-W Bloomquist-R Sexson).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 .281
N. Punto ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .247
J. Mauer c 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 .299
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .246
M. LeCroy dh 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .274
    J. Bartlett pr-dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .244
J. Jones rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 5 .256
L. Ford cf 3 2 2 3 1 0 2 .262
M. Cuddyer 3b 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .258
B. Abernathy 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .324
    L. Rodriguez ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261
 Totals 30 7 9 7 7 7 15  
 Batting
2B - N Punto (13, G Meche); M Cuddyer (20, S Hasegawa); J Morneau (17, G Sherrill).
HR - J Mauer (9, 3rd inning off G Meche 0 on, 0 Out), L Ford (5, 7th inning off J Nelson 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Mauer.
RBI - J Mauer 2 (49), J Morneau (61), M Cuddyer (31), L Ford 3 (43).
2-out RBI - L Ford 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 2, L Ford 1.
GIDP - N Punto, M Cuddyer.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - J Morneau (6, ground ball).
DP - 2 (C Silva-B Abernathy-J Morneau, J Mauer-B Abernathy).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche 5.0 5 3 3 6 3 1 5.23
S. Hasegawa (BS, 1) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.72
G. Sherrill (L, 1-2) 0.2 1 2 2 1 1 0 4.70
J. Nelson 1.1 1 1 1 0 2 1 3.97
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva (W, 8-6) 7.0 8 4 3 0 5 1 3.35
J. Rincon (H, 19) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.51
J. Nathan (S, 31) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.53
IBB - M LeCroy (by G Sherrill).
Pitches-strikes - G Meche 102-54; S Hasegawa 17-12; G Sherrill 18-12; J Nelson 21-13; C Silva 77-62; J Rincon 27-17; J Nathan 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Meche 7-5; S Hasegawa 1-1; G Sherrill 1-0; J Nelson 0-2; C Silva 8-7; J Rincon 0-2; J Nathan 1-2.
Batters faced - G Meche 24; S Hasegawa 5; G Sherrill 4; J Nelson 5; C Silva 28; J Rincon 5; J Nathan 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Larry Poncino. 3B--Paul Nauert.
Time: 2:40.
Attendance: 24,795.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
SEATTLE'S ICHIRO SUZUKI EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.

Updated on Friday, Aug 19, 2005 11:08 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
J. Reed J. Reed
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
L. Ford L. Ford
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI