Minnesota 11, Detroit 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(14-10)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 4 1 0 3 0 0 2 1 11 17 0
Detroit 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 2
WP: C. Silva (2-1)
LP: J. Verlander (1-1)
(12-11)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- J. Tyner singled to center
- J. Tyner to second on wild pitch
- N. Punto singled to left, J. Tyner to third
- N. Punto picked off at first, pitcher to first
- J. Mauer grounded out to first
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Detroit 0

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson grounded out to second
- P. Polanco singled to left
- G. Sheffield singled to center, P. Polanco to third
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep right, G. Sheffield and P. Polanco scored, M. Ordonez out at third
- C. Guillen tripled to deep center
- S. Casey grounded out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Morneau doubled to deep right center
- T. Hunter singled to right, J. Morneau to third
- J. Kubel singled to right, J. Morneau scored, T. Hunter to third
- L. Rodriguez reached on fielder's choice, T. Hunter scored, J. Kubel to third on first baseman S. Casey's throwing error
- J. Bartlett fouled out to first
- J. Tyner sacrificed to second, J. Kubel scored, L. Rodriguez to second
- N. Punto singled to center, L. Rodriguez scored, N. Punto to second advancing on throw
- J. Mauer intentionally walked
- M. Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice, J. Mauer out at second

4 runs, 4 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 2

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- C. Monroe grounded out to third
- M. Rabelo grounded out to first
- B. Inge struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep right
- T. Hunter grounded out to shortstop
- J. Kubel flied out to deep center
- L. Rodriguez doubled to deep right
- J. Bartlett fouled out to third

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 5, Detroit 2

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- C. Granderson walked
- P. Polanco singled to right, C. Granderson to second
- G. Sheffield grounded into fielder's choice, C. Granderson out at third, P. Polanco to second
- M. Ordonez popped out to second
- C. Guillen doubled to right, P. Polanco scored, G. Sheffield out at home

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 5, Detroit 3

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- W. Ledezma relieved J. Verlander
- J. Tyner singled to second
- N. Punto lined out to left
- J. Tyner caught stealing, pitcher to first to shortstop
- J. Mauer flied out to deep left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 5, Detroit 3

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- S. Casey grounded out to first
- C. Monroe popped out to shortstop
- M. Rabelo struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 5, Detroit 3

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer singled to center
- J. Morneau singled to right, M. Cuddyer to second
- M. Cuddyer stole third
- T. Hunter safe at first on W. Ledezma's fielding error, M. Cuddyer scored, J. Morneau to third, T. Hunter to second
- J. Kubel singled to center, J. Morneau and T. Hunter scored
- A. Lopez relieved A. Lopez
- L. Rodriguez hit by pitch, J. Kubel to second
- J. Bartlett flied out to right, J. Kubel to third
- J. Tyner grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, L. Rodriguez out at second

3 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- B. Inge struck out swinging
- C. Granderson grounded out to first
- P. Polanco singled to center
- G. Sheffield singled to left, P. Polanco to second
- M. Ordonez flied out to deep center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- N. Punto grounded out to second
- J. Mauer singled to center
- M. Cuddyer flied out to deep left
- J. Morneau flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- C. Guillen singled to right
- S. Casey lined out to left center
- C. Monroe struck out swinging
- M. Rabelo singled to center, C. Guillen to third
- B. Inge lined out to center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter struck out looking
- J. Kubel grounded out to second
- L. Rodriguez walked
- J. Bartlett singled to center, L. Rodriguez to second
- J. Tyner grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- P. Neshek relieved C. Silva
- C. Granderson flied out to left
- P. Polanco grounded out to second
- G. Sheffield singled to center
- M. Ordonez lined out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Detroit 3

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- N. Punto walked
- J. Mauer singled to center, N. Punto to third
- M. Cuddyer hit sacrifice fly to center, N. Punto scored
- J. Morneau walked, J. Mauer to second
- J. Grilli relieved A. Lopez
- T. Hunter singled to right, J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to second
- J. Kubel flied out to deep right, J. Morneau to third, T. Hunter to second
- L. Rodriguez walked
- J. Bartlett flied out to right

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Detroit 3

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- D. Reyes relieved P. Neshek
- C. Guillen grounded out to shortstop
- S. Casey grounded out to second
- C. Monroe grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 10, Detroit 3

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- O. Infante at second
- N. Perez at shortstop
- F. Rodney relieved J. Grilli
- J. Tyner lined out to center
- A. Casilla hit for N. Punto
- A. Casilla lined out to shortstop
- J. Mauer homered to deep left
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Detroit 3

  Bottom 9th: Detroit
- A. Casilla at second
- L. Rodriguez at third
- G. Perkins relieved D. Reyes
- M. Rabelo grounded out to second
- B. Inge flied out to right
- C. Granderson struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Detroit 3
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Morneau J. Morneau
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
C. Guillen C. Guillen
3-4
1 RBI