Minnesota 6, Houston 5, 10 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 6 13 0
Houston 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 9 0
WP: J. Nathan (5-0)
LP: T. Miller (0-2)
(36-35)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9    10
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo flied out to left
- N. Punto flied out to left
- J. Mauer grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- C. Biggio flied out to deep center
- C. Burke homered to deep left
- L. Berkman flied out to left center
- M. Lamb flied out to left

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Houston 1

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer homered to deep left
- J. Morneau doubled to right
- T. Hunter struck out swinging
- J. Kubel struck out looking
- J. Bartlett walked
- B. Radke grounded out to catcher

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

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg singled to center
- B. Ausmus fouled out to catcher
- A. Everett flied out to deep right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 1

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- L. Castillo struck out looking
- N. Punto grounded out to second
- J. Mauer flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 1

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- R. Oswalt fouled out to first
- C. Biggio singled to left
- C. Burke singled to center, C. Biggio to second
- L. Berkman homered to deep left, C. Biggio and C. Burke scored
- M. Lamb grounded out to shortstop
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 4

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- J. Morneau popped out to shortstop
- T. Hunter walked
- J. Kubel flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 4

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- P. Wilson flied out to left
- B. Ausmus grounded out to second
- A. Everett singled to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 4

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Bartlett singled to catcher
- B. Radke sacrificed to pitcher, J. Bartlett to second
- L. Castillo grounded out to shortstop, J. Bartlett to third
- N. Punto grounded bunt out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 4

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- C. Biggio singled to left
- C. Burke unknown into double play pitcher to first, C. Biggio out at first
- L. Berkman grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 4

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- L. Berkman singled to left
- M. Cuddyer popped out to first
- J. Morneau grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Mauer out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 4

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- M. Lamb popped out to third
- M. Ensberg singled to right
- P. Wilson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, M. Ensberg out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Houston 4

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter grounded out to shortstop
- J. Kubel singled to right center
- J. Bartlett singled to left, J. Kubel to second
- T. Tiffee hit for B. Radke
- B. Radke singled to left, J. Kubel scored, J. Bartlett to third, T. Tiffee to second advancing on throw
- L. Castillo grounded out to shortstop, J. Bartlett scored, T. Tiffee to third
- N. Punto doubled to left, T. Tiffee scored
- J. Mauer intentionally walked
- M. Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice, N. Punto out at third, J. Mauer to second

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Houston 4

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- J. Crain relieved B. Radke
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop
- A. Everett flied out to deep center
- R. Oswalt grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Houston 4

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau struck out looking
- T. Hunter struck out looking
- J. Kubel singled to center
- J. Bartlett struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Houston 4

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- C. Biggio struck out swinging
- C. Burke flied out to right
- D. Reyes relieved J. Crain
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Houston 4

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- R. Sierra hit for D. Reyes
- R. Sierra struck out swinging
- L. Castillo singled to left
- L. Castillo stole second
- N. Punto walked
- J. Mauer grounded into fielder's choice, L. Castillo to third, N. Punto out at second
- L. Castillo scored, J. Mauer to second on wild pitch
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 5, Houston 4

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- L. Ford in left field
- J. Nathan relieved D. Reyes
- M. Lamb struck out looking
- P. Wilson homered to deep right
- B. Ausmus grounded out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 5, Houston 5

  Top 10th: Minnesota
- T. Miller relieved B. Lidge
- J. Morneau homered to deep left center
- T. Hunter singled to center
- L. Ford struck out swinging, T. Hunter caught stealing, catcher to second
- J. Bartlett doubled to left
- J. Nathan struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Houston 5

  Bottom 10th: Houston
- O. Palmeiro hit for A. Everett
- O. Palmeiro struck out swinging
- E. Munson hit for T. Miller
- E. Munson struck out swinging
- C. Biggio struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Houston 5
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Morneau J. Morneau
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Houston
L. Berkman L. Berkman
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI