Minnesota 8, Tampa Bay 0
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(80-57)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 2 0 8 12 0
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3
WP: J. Santana (17-5)
LP: J. Seo (1-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter flied out to left, M. Cuddyer scored, J. Morneau to third on left fielder C. Crawford's throwing error
- J. Tyner doubled to left center, J. Morneau scored, R. White to third
- J. Bartlett hit sacrifice fly to center, R. White scored, J. Tyner to third
Top 7th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer doubled to deep left center, J. Mauer scored
- J. Morneau tripled to deep left, M. Cuddyer scored
- T. Hunter safe at first on right fielder D. Young's fielding error, J. Morneau scored, T. Hunter to second
Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer doubled to deep left, L. Castillo and J. Bartlett scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .296
N. Punto 3b 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .296
J. Mauer c 4 1 1 2 1 0 3 .345
M. Cuddyer rf 4 2 2 1 1 0 2 .276
J. Morneau 1b 5 2 2 1 0 1 3 .318
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .269
    J. Rabe lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304
R. White lf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .221
    L. Ford lf-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
J. Tyner dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .306
    A. Casilla ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Bartlett ss 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 .342
 Totals 38 8 12 6 4 3 17  
 Batting
2B - J Bartlett (18, J Seo); M Cuddyer 2 (36, J Seo, J Salas); J Tyner (4, J Seo); J Mauer (30, E Jackson).
3B - J Morneau (1, J Salas).
S - L Castillo.
SF - J Bartlett.
RBI - J Tyner (12), J Bartlett (23), M Cuddyer (92), J Morneau (115), J Mauer 2 (75).
2-out RBI - M Cuddyer, J Morneau, J Mauer 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 1, R White 1, L Castillo 1, T Hunter 1, J Mauer 1.
GIDP - J Tyner.
Team LOB - 9.
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Baldelli cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .300
    S. Riggans ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
D. Young rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .387
C. Crawford lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .303
T. Wigginton 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .264
D. Navarro c 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .261
J. Cantu 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .241
D. Hollins dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .222
B.J. Upton 3b 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 .240
B. Zobrist ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .231
 Totals 30 0 3 0 1 12 8  
 Batting
2B - D Young (3, J Santana).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 1, D Navarro 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - B Upton (11, catch); C Crawford (3, throw); D Young (1, fly ball).
DP - 1 (J Seo-B Zobrist-T Wigginton).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (W, 17-5) 8.0 2 0 0 1 12 0 2.84
M. Guerrier 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.92
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Seo (L, 1-6) 6.0 8 3 1 1 2 0 4.13
J. Salas 1.0 2 3 2 1 1 0 18.00
E. Jackson 1.0 2 2 2 2 0 0 7.18
J. Switzer 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.26
WP - J Salas, J Santana.
IBB - R White (by J Seo).
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 95-70; M Guerrier 9-7; J Seo 94-65; J Salas 26-14; E Jackson 27-15; J Switzer 10-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 7-5; M Guerrier 0-3; J Seo 10-7; J Salas 2-0; E Jackson 3-0; J Switzer 3-0.
Batters faced - J Santana 27; M Guerrier 4; J Seo 27; J Salas 7; E Jackson 7; J Switzer 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Rick Reed. 3B--Tim Tschida.
Ejections: MINNESOTA's Gardenhire by Tschida (7th).
Time: 2:34.
Attendance: 8,256.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
MINESOTA MANAGER RON GARDENHIRE WAS EJECTED BY THIRD BASE UMPIRE TIM TSCHIDA IN THE SEVENTH INNING FOR ARGUING A HOME RUN CALL.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 5, 2006 10:44 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
M. Cuddyer M. Cuddyer
2-4
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
D. Young D. Young
2-4
0 RBI