Minnesota 4, Pittsburgh 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo grounded out to pitcher
- N. Punto struck out looking
- J. Mauer grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 0

  Bottom 1st: Pittsburgh
- J. Bautista struck out swinging
- J. Wilson flied out to center
- S. Casey struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 0

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third
- J. Morneau flied out to left
- T. Hunter struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 0

  Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez doubled to deep right center
- C. Wilson struck out swinging
- J. Castillo struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 0

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel grounded out to first
- J. Bartlett singled to right center
- F. Liriano struck out bunting foul
- J. Bartlett caught stealing, catcher to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 0

  Bottom 3rd: Pittsburgh
- R. Paulino grounded out to shortstop
- I. Snell walked
- J. Bautista flied out to center
- J. Wilson homered to deep left, I. Snell scored
- S. Casey grounded out to third

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- L. Castillo grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto grounded out to first
- J. Mauer lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 4th: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez struck out swinging
- C. Wilson struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer singled to right
- J. Morneau popped out to shallow left
- T. Hunter flied out to deep center
- J. Kubel struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 5th: Pittsburgh
- J. Castillo struck out swinging
- R. Paulino grounded out to third
- I. Snell flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- J. Bartlett grounded out to third
- F. Liriano struck out looking
- L. Castillo struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 6th: Pittsburgh
- J. Bautista struck out looking
- J. Wilson reached on bunt single to pitcher, J. Wilson to second on pitcher F. Liriano's throwing error
- S. Casey grounded out to second, J. Wilson to third
- J. Bay grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 0, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- N. Punto walked
- J. Mauer singled to left, N. Punto to second
- 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
- D. Marte relieved I. Snell
- J. Kubel struck out looking
- J. Bartlett grounded out to shortstop

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 7th: Pittsburgh
- F. Sanchez singled to left
- C. Wilson flied out to deep center
- J. Castillo lined out to right center
- R. Paulino singled to center, F. Sanchez to second
- J. Randa hit for D. Marte
- J. Randa struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- S. Torres relieved D. Marte
- T. Tiffee hit for F. Liriano
- T. Tiffee lined out to third
- L. Castillo grounded out to third
- N. Punto singled to shortstop
- J. Mauer doubled to deep left, N. Punto to third
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 8th: Pittsburgh
- L. Ford in left field
- J. Rincon relieved F. Liriano
- J. Bautista struck out swinging
- J. Wilson struck out swinging
- S. Casey flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- M. Gonzalez relieved S. Torres
- J. Morneau singled to center
- T. Hunter singled to shallow center, J. Morneau to second
- L. Ford sacrificed to third, J. Morneau to third, T. Hunter to second
- J. Bartlett intentionally walked
- R. White hit for J. Rincon
- R. White walked, J. Morneau scored, T. Hunter to third, J. Bartlett to second
- L. Castillo struck out swinging
- N. Punto struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 9th: Pittsburgh
- J. Nathan relieved J. Rincon
- J. Bay flied out to left center
- F. Sanchez grounded out to third
- C. Wilson flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Pittsburgh 2
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
M. Cuddyer M. Cuddyer
2-4
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
J. Wilson J. Wilson
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI