Minnesota 3, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(3-6)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 12 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 0
WP: J. Nathan (1-0)
LP: B. Stokes (0-2)
(6-3)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer homered to deep left, J. Mauer scored
Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- T. Wigginton homered to deep left
- C. Pena singled to right, D. Young scored, A. Iwamura to third
Bot 9th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep left
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Baldelli dh 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .229
B. Zobrist ss 5 0 2 0 0 2 2 .222
C. Crawford lf 5 0 2 0 0 2 4 .263
T. Wigginton 2b 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 .351
D. Young rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .361
A. Iwamura 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .433
D. Navarro c 2 0 1 0 2 1 2 .167
C. Pena 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 5 .200
E. Dukes cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .185
 Totals 37 2 12 2 3 8 20  
 Batting
2B - C Crawford 2 (3, J Nathan, C Silva); R Baldelli (2, C Silva).
HR - T Wigginton (3, 8th inning off J Rincon 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - T Wigginton (8), C Pena (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 1, C Pena 2, C Crawford 1, R Baldelli 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
N. Punto 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .147
J. Mauer c 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .364
M. Cuddyer rf 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .364
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .250
T. Hunter cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .258
J. Kubel lf 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 .333
    J. Tyner pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
J. Rabe dh 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .167
A. Casilla ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
 Totals 31 3 8 3 0 3 8  
 Batting
2B - T Hunter (6, C Fossum).
HR - M Cuddyer (1, 4th inning off C Fossum 1 on, 1 Out), J Morneau (3, 9th inning off B Stokes 0 on, 0 Out).
S - A Casilla.
RBI - M Cuddyer 2 (6), J Morneau (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 2, J Kubel 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Cuddyer (B Zobrist at Home).
DP - 1 (M Cuddyer-L Castillo-J Mauer-A Casilla).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Fossum 7.0 6 2 2 0 2 1 7.59
B. Stokes (L, 0-2) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 6.00
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva 6.2 7 0 0 2 4 0 0.77
D. Reyes (H, 3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 13.50
J. Rincon (BS, 1) 0.1 3 2 2 1 1 1 6.75
P. Neshek 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
J. Nathan (W, 1-0) 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Pitches-strikes - C Fossum 92-58; B Stokes 20-13; C Silva 99-63; D Reyes 5-4; J Rincon 18-10; P Neshek 8-6; J Nathan 11-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Fossum 13-6; B Stokes 1-1; C Silva 9-7; D Reyes 0-0; J Rincon 0-0; P Neshek 0-0; J Nathan 1-0.
Batters faced - C Fossum 27; B Stokes 5; C Silva 29; D Reyes 1; J Rincon 5; P Neshek 2; J Nathan 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Vanover. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Tony Randazzo. 3B--Charlie Reliford.
Time: 2:29.
Attendance: 15,869.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Thursday, Apr 12, 2007 11:14 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
T. Wigginton T. Wigginton
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
M. Cuddyer M. Cuddyer
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI