Minnesota 5, Detroit 3
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(13-10)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 5 8 0
Detroit 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 9 0
WP: J. Crain (1-1) S: J. Nathan (7)
LP: J. Zumaya (0-1)
(12-10)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- C. Guillen singled to center, G. Sheffield scored, M. Ordonez to second
Bot 6th: Detroit
- C. Monroe doubled to deep left, S. Casey scored
Top 7th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Detroit
- P. Polanco doubled to left, C. Granderson scored
Top 8th: Minnesota
- M. Redmond singled to deep right, N. Punto and J. Bartlett scored
- J. Mauer singled to center, M. Cuddyer and M. Redmond scored, J. Morneau to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Punto 3b 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .192
L. Rodriguez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .182
M. Redmond c 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .240
M. Cuddyer rf 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .304
J. Morneau 1b 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .258
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .312
J. Rabe dh 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .143
    J. Mauer ph-dh 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .373
J. Kubel lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .250
J. Bartlett ss 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .222
 Totals 34 5 8 5 3 5 14  
 Batting
2B - M Cuddyer (8, J Zumaya).
HR - J Morneau (5, 7th inning off N Robertson 0 on, 0 Out).
S - L Rodriguez.
RBI - J Morneau (14), M Redmond 2 (10), J Mauer 2 (11).
2-out RBI - J Mauer 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 1, T Hunter 1, J Kubel 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Bartlett (3, 2nd base off N Robertson/M Rabelo).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 1 2 0 0 1 0 .292
P. Polanco 2b 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 .352
G. Sheffield dh 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 .160
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .321
C. Guillen ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .300
S. Casey 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .203
C. Monroe lf 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .194
M. Rabelo c 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
B. Inge 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 .129
 Totals 35 3 9 3 4 5 13  
 Batting
2B - C Granderson 2 (10, R Ortiz, J Crain); C Monroe 2 (8, R Ortiz 2); S Casey (4, R Ortiz); P Polanco (3, J Crain).
RBI - C Guillen (17), C Monroe (12), P Polanco (12).
2-out RBI - C Guillen, C Monroe.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ordonez 1, S Casey 1, C Guillen 1, B Inge 3, M Rabelo 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - G Sheffield (3, 2nd base off R Ortiz/M Redmond).
CS - B Inge (1, 2nd base by R Ortiz/M Redmond).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ortiz 6.0 5 2 2 4 2 0 2.57
J. Crain (W, 1-1) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 6.00
J. Rincon (H, 5) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.86
J. Nathan (S, 7) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.19
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson 7.0 5 3 3 2 3 1 2.43
J. Zumaya (L, 0-1; BS, 2) 0.2 3 2 2 1 1 0 4.50
B. Seay 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.93
IBB - J Morneau (by J Zumaya).
Pitches-strikes - R Ortiz 107-67; J Crain 18-12; J Rincon 19-12; J Nathan 12-9; N Robertson 95-58; J Zumaya 24-12; B Seay 19-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Ortiz 5-10; J Crain 0-2; J Rincon 1-1; J Nathan 1-1; N Robertson 10-8; J Zumaya 1-0; B Seay 2-1.
Batters faced - R Ortiz 26; J Crain 5; J Rincon 5; J Nathan 3; N Robertson 28; J Zumaya 6; B Seay 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Tom Hallion.
Time: 2:45.
Attendance: 31,147.
Weather: 53 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 16 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
MINNESOTA CENTER FIELDER TORII HUNTER SINGLED IN THE SECOND INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES.

Updated on Friday, Apr 27, 2007 11:15 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Morneau J. Morneau
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
3-4
1 RBI