Minnesota 6, Cleveland 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 10 0
Cleveland 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 3
WP: S. Baker (5-8) S: M. Guerrier (1)
LP: P. Byrd (9-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- C. Blake singled to center, G. Sizemore scored, H. Luna to second
Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Tyner singled to left, T. Hunter scored, P. Nevin to second
Top 3rd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter singled to left, N. Punto and J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to second, J. Morneau to third, T. Hunter to second on left fielder F. Gutierrez's throwing error
- P. Nevin singled to left, J. Morneau and T. Hunter scored
Top 8th: Minnesota
- N. Punto hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Tyner scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 2 0 0 0 3 0 1 .293
N. Punto 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 6 .296
J. Mauer c 5 1 2 0 0 0 3 .344
M. Cuddyer rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .279
J. Morneau dh 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 .320
T. Hunter cf 5 2 1 2 0 1 2 .271
P. Nevin 1b 3 0 2 2 1 0 0 .222
J. Tyner lf 3 1 3 1 1 0 0 .323
J. Bartlett ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .322
 Totals 35 6 10 6 6 4 20  
 Batting
2B - J Tyner (5, P Byrd).
SF - N Punto.
RBI - J Tyner (17), T Hunter 2 (84), P Nevin 2 (34), N Punto (43).
2-out RBI - J Tyner, T Hunter 2, P Nevin 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 1, J Bartlett 2, J Mauer 1.
GIDP - J Mauer, T Hunter.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - L Castillo (9, 2nd base by P Byrd/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
DP - 5 (J Bartlett-L Castillo-P Nevin, N Punto-P Nevin, N Punto-L Castillo-P Nevin 2, J Bartlett-P Nevin).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .290
H. Luna 2b 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 .282
C. Blake rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .287
R. Garko 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .301
K. Kouzmanoff dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .226
J. Peralta ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .252
F. Gutierrez lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .279
A. Marte 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .225
K. Shoppach c 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .266
 Totals 30 1 8 1 2 3 12  
 Batting
RBI - C Blake (58).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Blake 1.
GIDP - K Kouzmanoff 2, H Luna, J Peralta, C Blake.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - R Garko (5, catch); F Gutierrez 2 (4, fly ball, throw).
DP - 3 (K Shoppach-J Peralta, J Peralta-H Luna-R Garko 2).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Baker (W, 5-8) 6.0 6 1 1 2 3 0 6.33
M. Guerrier (S, 1) 3.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.13
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (L, 9-8) 6.0 8 5 4 4 3 0 4.88
R. Perez 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.72
M. Miller 1.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 4.09
B. Slocum 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10.57
IBB - J Morneau (by P Byrd).
Pitches-strikes - S Baker 100-66; M Guerrier 20-16; P Byrd 106-64; R Perez 16-12; M Miller 28-14; B Slocum 12-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Baker 10-5; M Guerrier 5-4; P Byrd 5-9; R Perez 1-1; M Miller 2-1; B Slocum 2-1.
Batters faced - S Baker 22; M Guerrier 10; P Byrd 29; R Perez 4; M Miller 6; B Slocum 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Bob Davidson. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--Marvin Hudson.
Time: 2:42.
Attendance: 20,324.
Weather: 72 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 9 mph, out to center.

Updated on Monday, Sep 18, 2006 5:23 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Tyner J. Tyner
3-3
1 RBI
 Cleveland
H. Luna H. Luna
3-4
0 RBI