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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- R. Baldelli popped out to shallow center
- B. Zobrist struck out swinging
- C. Crawford doubled to deep left center
- T. Wigginton struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- L. Castillo grounded out to second
- N. Punto flied out to right
- J. Mauer grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 0

  Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop
- A. Iwamura grounded out to pitcher
- D. Navarro singled to second
- C. Pena flied out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer lined out to center
- J. Morneau flied out to left center
- T. Hunter doubled to right
- J. Kubel struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 0

  Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- E. Dukes flied out to deep left
- R. Baldelli popped out to shallow center
- B. Zobrist singled to left
- C. Crawford flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Rabe flied out to deep center
- A. Casilla grounded out to shortstop
- L. Castillo flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 0

  Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- T. Wigginton singled to center
- D. Young flied out to center
- A. Iwamura grounded into fielder's choice, T. Wigginton out at second
- D. Navarro walked, A. Iwamura to second
- C. Pena grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 0

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- N. Punto grounded out to shortstop
- J. Mauer singled to center
- M. Cuddyer homered to deep left, J. Mauer scored
- J. Morneau grounded out to first
- T. Hunter grounded out to second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 2

  Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- E. Dukes grounded out to third
- R. Baldelli singled to center
- B. Zobrist grounded into fielder's choice, R. Baldelli out at second
- C. Crawford struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel singled to center
- J. Rabe singled to center, J. Kubel to second
- A. Casilla sacrificed to third, J. Kubel to third, J. Rabe to second
- L. Castillo grounded out to third
- N. Punto struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 2

  Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- T. Wigginton grounded out to third
- D. Young grounded out to third
- A. Iwamura singled to shallow right
- D. Navarro walked, A. Iwamura to second
- C. Pena fouled out to shallow left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer flied out to right
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third
- J. Morneau grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 2

  Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- E. Dukes grounded out to shortstop
- R. Baldelli ground rule double to deep left
- B. Zobrist struck out looking
- D. Reyes relieved C. Silva
- C. Crawford struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter grounded out to third
- J. Kubel singled to center
- J. Tyner ran for J. Kubel
- J. Rabe grounded into fielder's choice, J. Tyner out at second
- A. Casilla grounded into fielder's choice, J. Rabe out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Minnesota 2

  Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Tyner in left field
- J. Rincon relieved D. Reyes
- T. Wigginton homered to deep left
- D. Young singled to center
- A. Iwamura walked, D. Young to second
- D. Navarro struck out bunting foul
- C. Pena singled to right, D. Young scored, A. Iwamura to third
- P. Neshek relieved J. Rincon
- E. Dukes struck out swinging
- R. Baldelli struck out swinging

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- B. Stokes relieved C. Fossum
- L. Castillo grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto struck out looking
- J. Mauer singled to left
- M. Cuddyer fouled out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Minnesota 2

  Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- J. Nathan relieved P. Neshek
- B. Zobrist singled to left
- C. Crawford unknown into double play right to second to catcher, B. Zobrist out at home, C. Crawford out at third
- T. Wigginton grounded out to second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 9th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep left

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Minnesota 3
 
 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