Minnesota 3, Seattle 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(22-28)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 7 0
Minnesota 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 X 3 7 0
WP: F. Liriano (3-0) S: J. Nathan (6)
LP: F. Hernandez (3-6)
(21-26)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
- T. Batista singled to right, J. Morneau scored, R. White to third
- J. Castro grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, R. White scored, T. Batista out at second
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer homered to deep right center
Top 7th: Seattle
- Y. Betancourt singled to shallow right, C. Everett scored, A. Beltre out at home, Y. Betancourt to second advancing on throw
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .313
J. Lopez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .286
R. Ibanez lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
R. Sexson 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .209
C. Everett dh 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .260
A. Beltre 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .213
K. Johjima c 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .276
W. Bloomquist cf 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 .270
Y. Betancourt ss 3 0 1 1 0 2 3 .272
 Totals 32 1 7 1 1 10 13  
 Batting
2B - R Sexson (11, F Liriano).
RBI - Y Betancourt (22).
2-out RBI - Y Betancourt.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Everett 1, R Sexson 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - I Suzuki (16, 2nd base off F Liriano/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (Y Betancourt-J Lopez-R Sexson).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kubel lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .143
    L. Ford lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .231
L. Castillo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .306
J. Mauer c 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 .336
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .275
M. Cuddyer rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .293
J. Morneau 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .239
R. White dh 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .197
T. Batista 3b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .243
J. Castro ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .233
 Totals 30 3 7 2 1 9 9  
 Batting
2B - R White (6, F Hernandez).
HR - J Mauer (4, 3rd inning off F Hernandez 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - T Batista (19), J Mauer (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cuddyer 1, T Hunter 1.
GIDP - J Castro.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - T Hunter (K Johjima at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (T Hunter-L Castillo).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Hernandez (L, 3-6) 7.0 5 3 3 1 8 1 5.59
G. Sherrill 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.57
R. Soriano 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.73
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Liriano (W, 3-0) 5.0 4 0 0 1 6 0 2.51
M. Guerrier (H, 2) 2.0 3 1 1 0 3 0 3.33
J. Rincon (H, 7) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.35
J. Nathan (S, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.25
WP - F Liriano.
Pitches-strikes - F Hernandez 104-73; G Sherrill 11-8; R Soriano 5-3; F Liriano 83-53; M Guerrier 24-18; J Rincon 12-8; J Nathan 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - F Hernandez 8-5; G Sherrill 1-0; R Soriano 1-0; F Liriano 4-4; M Guerrier 0-2; J Rincon 2-1; J Nathan 0-2.
Batters faced - F Hernandez 26; G Sherrill 4; R Soriano 1; F Liriano 19; M Guerrier 8; J Rincon 3; J Nathan 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Tschida. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Rick Reed.
Time: 2:12.
Attendance: 28,082.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
MINNESOTA CENTER FIELDER TORII HUNTER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Saturday, May 27, 2006 4:12 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
A. Beltre A. Beltre
2-4
0 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Mauer J. Mauer
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI