Minnesota 4, Pittsburgh 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 4 9 1
Pittsburgh 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0
WP: F. Liriano (6-1) S: J. Nathan (9)
LP: I. Snell (7-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
- J. Wilson homered to deep left, I. Snell scored
Top 7th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer doubled to deep left, N. Punto scored, J. Mauer to third
- J. Morneau hit sacrifice fly to deep left center, J. Mauer scored, M. Cuddyer to third
- T. Hunter singled to center, M. Cuddyer scored
Top 9th: Minnesota
- R. White walked, J. Morneau scored, T. Hunter to third, J. Bartlett to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .284
N. Punto 3b 4 1 1 0 1 2 3 .293
J. Mauer c 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .381
M. Cuddyer rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .273
J. Morneau 1b 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .269
T. Hunter cf 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .265
J. Kubel lf 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .280
    L. Ford lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .444
F. Liriano p 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .250
    T. Tiffee ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    J. Rincon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. White ph 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .183
    J. Nathan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 4 9 4 3 9 14  
 Batting
2B - M Cuddyer (15, I Snell); J Mauer (18, S Torres).
S - L Ford.
SF - J Morneau.
RBI - M Cuddyer (35), J Morneau (52), T Hunter (37), R White (15).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cuddyer 2, N Punto 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - J Bartlett (1, 2nd base by I Snell/R Paulino).
 
 Fielding
E - F Liriano (1, throw).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Bautista cf 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .245
J. Wilson ss 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .289
S. Casey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .310
J. Bay lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .300
F. Sanchez 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .347
C. Wilson rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .272
J. Castillo 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .292
R. Paulino c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .310
I. Snell p 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .050
    D. Marte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Randa ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .224
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Gonzalez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 2 5 2 1 13 8  
 Batting
2B - F Sanchez (17, F Liriano).
HR - J Wilson (6, 3rd inning off F Liriano 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Wilson 2 (22).
2-out RBI - J Wilson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Randa 1, J Castillo 1, J Bay 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Liriano (W, 6-1) 7.0 5 2 2 1 11 1 2.16
J. Rincon (H, 10) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.51
J. Nathan (S, 9) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.00
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
I. Snell (L, 7-4) 6.1 5 3 3 1 6 0 4.71
D. Marte 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.13
S. Torres 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.09
M. Gonzalez 1.0 2 1 1 2 2 0 2.60
IBB - J Bartlett (by M Gonzalez).
Pitches-strikes - F Liriano 101-71; J Rincon 17-9; J Nathan 7-3; I Snell 96-72; D Marte 9-6; S Torres 18-12; M Gonzalez 29-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - F Liriano 5-5; J Rincon 0-1; J Nathan 1-2; I Snell 7-5; D Marte 1-0; S Torres 2-1; M Gonzalez 1-0.
Batters faced - F Liriano 27; J Rincon 3; J Nathan 3; I Snell 24; D Marte 2; S Torres 5; M Gonzalez 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Larry Young. 3B--Chad Fairchild.
Time: 2:35.
Attendance: 33,025.
Weather: 79 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.

Updated on Friday, Jun 16, 2006 9:53 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
M. Cuddyer M. Cuddyer
2-4
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
J. Wilson J. Wilson
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI