Minnesota 8, Baltimore 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 8 19 2
Baltimore 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 5 12 1
WP: M. Guerrier (1-0) S: J. Nathan (34)
LP: E. Bedard (15-10)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo struck out looking
- N. Punto singled to left
- M. Redmond grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, N. Punto out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Baltimore 0

  Bottom 1st: Baltimore
- B. Roberts singled to center
- C. Gomez flied out to center
- N. Markakis grounded into fielder's choice, B. Roberts out at second
- M. Tejada doubled to deep center, N. Markakis scored
- J. Gibbons grounded out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer walked
- J. Morneau struck out looking
- T. Hunter singled to left, M. Cuddyer to third, T. Hunter out at second
- R. White singled to right, M. Cuddyer scored
- P. Nevin grounded into fielder's choice, R. White out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Baltimore
- R. Hernandez struck out looking
- C. Patterson safe at first on shortstop J. Bartlett's throwing error
- K. Millar doubled to right, C. Patterson to third
- J. Fiorentino hit sacrifice fly to center, C. Patterson scored
- B. Roberts flied out to center

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 1, Baltimore 2

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Bartlett singled to left
- L. Castillo grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Bartlett out at second
- N. Punto singled to right
- M. Redmond doubled to deep right, N. Punto to third
- M. Cuddyer struck out, safe at first on error, N. Punto and M. Redmond scored, M. Cuddyer to second on catcher R. Hernandez's throwing error
- J. Morneau singled to center, M. Cuddyer scored
- T. Hunter grounded out to third

3 runs, 4 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 4, Baltimore 2

  Bottom 3rd: Baltimore
- C. Gomez grounded out to shortstop
- N. Markakis singled to left
- M. Tejada popped out to second
- J. Gibbons singled to center, N. Markakis to third
- R. Hernandez lined out to right

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Baltimore 2

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- R. White doubled to deep center
- P. Nevin sacrificed to pitcher, R. White to third
- J. Bartlett struck out swinging
- L. Castillo walked
- N. Punto flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Baltimore 2

  Bottom 4th: Baltimore
- C. Patterson tripled to deep right
- K. Millar grounded out to shortstop, C. Patterson scored
- J. Fiorentino grounded out to shortstop
- B. Roberts doubled to deep right
- M. Guerrier relieved S. Baker
- C. Gomez singled to left, B. Roberts scored
- N. Markakis grounded out to second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Baltimore 4

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- M. Redmond singled to center
- M. Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice, M. Redmond out at second
- J. Morneau grounded out to pitcher, M. Cuddyer to second
- T. Hunter homered to deep left, M. Cuddyer scored
- R. White singled to center
- P. Nevin singled to right, R. White to third
- R. Ortiz relieved E. Bedard
- J. Bartlett popped out to shallow left

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Baltimore 4

  Bottom 5th: Baltimore
- M. Tejada grounded out to shortstop
- J. Gibbons walked
- R. Hernandez grounded bunt out to third, J. Gibbons to second
- C. Patterson singled to pitcher, J. Gibbons scored, C. Patterson to second on pitcher M. Guerrier's throwing error
- T. Tiffee at first
- K. Millar walked
- J. Fiorentino struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 6, Baltimore 5

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- L. Castillo walked
- L. Castillo caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- N. Punto struck out looking
- M. Redmond struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Baltimore 5

  Bottom 6th: Baltimore
- G. Perkins relieved M. Guerrier
- B. Roberts flied out to right
- C. Gomez lined out to pitcher
- N. Markakis singled to right
- P. Neshek relieved G. Perkins
- M. Tejada lined out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Baltimore 5

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- L. Hawkins relieved R. Ortiz
- M. Cuddyer singled to left
- J. Morneau struck out swinging
- M. Cuddyer stole second
- T. Hunter grounded into fielder's choice, M. Cuddyer out at third
- T. Hunter caught stealing, catcher to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Baltimore 5

  Bottom 7th: Baltimore
- D. Reyes relieved P. Neshek
- J. Gibbons grounded out to second
- R. Hernandez struck out swinging
- C. Patterson singled to center
- J. Crain relieved D. Reyes
- C. Patterson stole second
- K. Millar flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Baltimore 5

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- T. Williams relieved L. Hawkins
- R. White singled to center
- L. Ford ran for R. White
- T. Tiffee grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, L. Ford out at second
- J. Bartlett walked
- L. Castillo singled to center, J. Bartlett to third
- N. Punto singled to center, J. Bartlett scored, L. Castillo to third
- M. Redmond grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Baltimore 5

  Bottom 8th: Baltimore
- L. Ford in left field
- J. Fiorentino lined out to third
- B. Roberts grounded out to first
- C. Gomez singled to center
- N. Markakis grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 7, Baltimore 5

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- R. Lopez relieved T. Williams
- M. Cuddyer walked
- J. Morneau flied into double play left to second, M. Cuddyer out at second
- T. Hunter doubled to deep right
- L. Ford singled to right center, T. Hunter scored
- B. Chen relieved R. Lopez
- T. Tiffee singled to right, L. Ford to third
- J. Bartlett popped out to shallow right

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Baltimore 5

  Bottom 9th: Baltimore
- J. Nathan relieved J. Crain
- M. Tejada lined out to left center
- J. Gibbons flied out to right
- R. Hernandez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Baltimore 5
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Baltimore
C. Patterson C. Patterson
3-4
0 RBI