Detroit 7, Minnesota 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(22-12)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 7 13 1
Minnesota 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 11 0
WP: M. Maroth (3-0)
LP: J. Santana (4-3)
(17-18)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left
Bot 1st: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer singled to center, L. Castillo scored
Top 2nd: Detroit
- B. Inge singled to deep left, C. Monroe scored
Top 7th: Detroit
- C. Guillen singled to center, G. Sheffield and P. Polanco scored, M. Ordonez to second
Top 8th: Detroit
- C. Granderson tripled to deep right center, B. Inge scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep left center, M. Cuddyer scored
Top 9th: Detroit
- C. Guillen homered to deep left, G. Sheffield scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Rodriguez c 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .244
P. Polanco 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .350
G. Sheffield dh 5 3 3 1 0 1 1 .237
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 .333
C. Guillen ss 5 1 3 4 0 1 1 .336
C. Monroe lf 4 1 1 0 1 2 4 .243
M. Thames 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .217
    S. Casey 1b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .235
B. Inge 3b 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .212
C. Granderson cf 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .272
 Totals 39 7 13 7 5 7 18  
 Batting
2B - C Monroe (12, J Santana).
3B - C Guillen (3, J Santana); C Granderson (5, M Guerrier).
HR - G Sheffield (6, 1st inning off J Santana 0 on, 2 Out), C Guillen (3, 9th inning off J Rincon 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - G Sheffield (16), B Inge (13), C Guillen 4 (26), C Granderson (16).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield, B Inge, C Guillen 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Monroe 1, I Rodriguez 1, P Polanco 1, B Inge 2.
GIDP - B Inge.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - F Rodney (1, throw).
DP - 2 (C Guillen-P Polanco-M Thames, M Maroth-P Polanco-M Thames).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 4 1 3 0 1 0 2 .312
J. Cirillo dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .231
    J. Tyner ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .267
T. Hunter cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .315
M. Cuddyer rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .280
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .269
M. Redmond c 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .278
J. Kubel lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .240
N. Punto 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .220
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .257
 Totals 37 3 11 3 2 4 16  
 Batting
2B - M Redmond (5, M Maroth).
3B - J Morneau (1, M Maroth).
HR - J Morneau (9, 8th inning off F Rodney 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Cuddyer (20), J Morneau 2 (23).
2-out RBI - M Cuddyer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 1, M Redmond 1, J Cirillo 1, L Castillo 1, T Hunter 2.
GIDP - T Hunter, J Cirillo.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (N Punto-L Castillo-J Morneau).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Maroth (W, 3-0) 6.2 9 1 1 0 3 0 4.69
J. Mesa (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 11.57
F. Rodney 1.0 1 2 1 0 1 1 5.09
T. Jones 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.50
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (L, 4-3) 6.0 6 2 2 2 6 1 3.35
J. Crain 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 0 6.14
M. Guerrier 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 2.79
J. Rincon 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 1 3.29
D. Reyes 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.23
Pitches-strikes - M Maroth 105-64; J Mesa 11-6; F Rodney 25-15; T Jones 22-13; J Santana 99-63; J Crain 17-7; M Guerrier 20-12; J Rincon 16-7; D Reyes 3-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Maroth 7-10; J Mesa 1-0; F Rodney 1-1; T Jones 1-2; J Santana 3-9; J Crain 1-2; M Guerrier 1-1; J Rincon 0-1; D Reyes 2-0.
Batters faced - M Maroth 27; J Mesa 2; F Rodney 5; T Jones 5; J Santana 26; J Crain 7; M Guerrier 5; J Rincon 4; D Reyes 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Schrieber. 1B--Tim Mcclelland. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Marty Foster.
Time: 3:05.
Attendance: 31,458.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Friday, May 11, 2007 11:18 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Guillen C. Guillen
3-5, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Morneau J. Morneau
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI