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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo walked
- N. Punto struck out looking, L. Castillo caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- J. Mauer flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 1st: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore walked
- H. Luna singled to center, G. Sizemore to second
- C. Blake singled to center, G. Sizemore scored, H. Luna to second
- R. Garko popped out to second
- K. Kouzmanoff grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, C. Blake out at second

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to pitcher
- J. Morneau flied out to left
- T. Hunter safe at first on first baseman R. Garko's fielding error
- P. Nevin singled to right center, T. Hunter to third
- J. Tyner singled to left, T. Hunter scored, P. Nevin to second
- J. Bartlett lined out to right

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 1, Cleveland 1

  Bottom 2nd: Cleveland
- J. Peralta grounded out to shortstop
- F. Gutierrez struck out swinging
- A. Marte struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 1, Cleveland 1

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- L. Castillo flied out to center
- N. Punto singled to center
- J. Mauer reached on bunt single to pitcher, N. Punto to second
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to pitcher, N. Punto to third, J. Mauer to second
- J. Morneau intentionally walked
- 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
- J. Tyner singled to center, P. Nevin to second
- J. Bartlett struck out swinging

4 runs, 5 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 5, Cleveland 1

  Bottom 3rd: Cleveland
- K. Shoppach walked
- G. Sizemore singled to right, K. Shoppach to second
- H. Luna grounded out to third, K. Shoppach out at third, G. Sizemore to second
- C. Blake grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- L. Castillo walked
- N. Punto lined out to shortstop
- J. Mauer grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, L. Castillo out at second

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

  Bottom 4th: Cleveland
- R. Garko flied out to left
- K. Kouzmanoff singled to left
- J. Peralta grounded into double play third to second to first, K. Kouzmanoff out at second

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

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

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

  Bottom 5th: Cleveland
- F. Gutierrez lined out to shortstop
- A. Marte struck out swinging
- K. Shoppach singled to left
- G. Sizemore popped out to third

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

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- P. Nevin popped out to second
- J. Tyner doubled to right
- J. Bartlett popped out to shortstop
- L. Castillo walked
- N. Punto grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 6th: Cleveland
- H. Luna singled to right
- C. Blake grounded into double play shortstop to first, H. Luna out at second
- R. Garko flied out to right

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

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- R. Perez relieved P. Byrd
- J. Mauer singled to center
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- J. Morneau flied out to left center
- T. Hunter grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 7th: Cleveland
- M. Guerrier relieved S. Baker
- K. Kouzmanoff grounded out to third
- J. Peralta flied out to right
- F. Gutierrez flied out to center

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

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- M. Miller relieved R. Perez
- P. Nevin walked
- J. Tyner walked, P. Nevin to second
- J. Bartlett singled to deep left center, P. Nevin to third, J. Tyner to second
- L. Castillo grounded into fielder's choice, P. Nevin out at home, J. Tyner to third, J. Bartlett to second
- N. Punto hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Tyner scored
- J. Mauer grounded out to first

1 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 6, Cleveland 1

  Bottom 8th: Cleveland
- A. Marte flied out to center
- K. Shoppach flied out to deep center
- G. Sizemore grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Cleveland 1

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- B. Slocum relieved M. Miller
- M. Cuddyer singled to left
- J. Morneau flied out to deep center
- T. Hunter grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, M. Cuddyer out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Cleveland 1

  Bottom 9th: Cleveland
- H. Luna singled to right
- C. Blake grounded into fielder's choice, H. Luna out at second
- R. Garko singled to right, C. Blake to second
- K. Kouzmanoff grounded into double play third to second to first, R. Garko out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Cleveland 1
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Tyner J. Tyner
3-3
1 RBI
 Cleveland
H. Luna H. Luna
3-4
0 RBI