Tampa Bay 4, Minnesota 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(80-58)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 0
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 X 4 7 0
WP: S. Camp (7-2) S: S. McClung (5)
LP: P. Neshek (3-1)
(56-84)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer homered to deep left
Top 7th: Minnesota
- R. White homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Tampa Bay
- G. Norton homered to deep right, D. Young scored
- T. Wigginton homered to deep left center
Bot 8th: Tampa Bay
- D. Young singled to second, J. Paul scored, T. Perez to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .296
N. Punto 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .292
J. Mauer dh 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .345
M. Cuddyer rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .273
J. Morneau 1b 3 0 1 0 1 2 0 .319
T. Hunter cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .267
R. White lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .221
M. Redmond c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333
    L. Ford pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
J. Bartlett ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .340
 Totals 33 2 6 2 3 5 7  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau (30, J Hammel); L Castillo (20, S Camp).
HR - J Mauer (11, 4th inning off J Hammel 0 on, 1 Out), R White (6, 7th inning off S Camp 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Mauer (76), R White (31).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 2, T Hunter 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - J Bartlett (6, 2nd base off J Hammel/J Paul).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Bartlett-L Castillo-J Morneau, C Silva-J Bartlett-J Morneau).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Baldelli cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .299
D. Young rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .400
G. Norton 1b 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 .302
    D. Hollins lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    C. Crawford ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .302
T. Wigginton lf-1b 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 .265
K. Witt dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .161
J. Cantu 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .239
B.J. Upton 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
J. Paul c 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .265
T. Perez ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .210
 Totals 29 4 7 4 1 2 7  
 Batting
HR - G Norton (13, 7th inning off P Neshek 1 on, 1 Out), T Wigginton (20, 7th inning off P Neshek 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - G Norton 2 (32), T Wigginton (61), D Young (6).
2-out RBI - D Young.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crawford 1.
GIDP - K Witt, G Norton.
Team LOB - 2.
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva 6.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 6.30
P. Neshek (L, 3-1; BS, 2) 0.1 3 3 3 0 0 2 2.33
D. Reyes 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.84
J. Crain 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.97
J. Rincon 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 2.95
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Hammel 6.0 3 1 1 3 4 1 5.61
S. Camp (W, 7-2) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 4.14
D. Miceli (H, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.12
S. McClung (S, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.23
Pitches-strikes - C Silva 59-39; P Neshek 15-9; D Reyes 7-4; J Crain 2-1; J Rincon 22-14; J Hammel 99-63; S Camp 11-10; D Miceli 14-10; S McClung 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Silva 12-4; P Neshek 1-0; D Reyes 1-0; J Crain 1-0; J Rincon 1-2; J Hammel 11-3; S Camp 1-2; D Miceli 2-0; S McClung 0-3.
Batters faced - C Silva 18; P Neshek 4; D Reyes 1; J Crain 1; J Rincon 6; J Hammel 24; S Camp 5; D Miceli 3; S McClung 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Laz Diaz. 1B--Rick Reed. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 2:15.
Attendance: 8,942.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
MINNESOTA PITCHER CARLOS SILVA HAS LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN UPSET STOMACH.
THE HOME RUNS BY TAMPA BAY'S GREG NORTON AND TY WIGGINTON IN THE SEVENTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 6, 2006 9:38 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Mauer J. Mauer
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
G. Norton G. Norton
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI