Minnesota 20, Chi White Sox 14
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 4 1 1 6 2 0 4 2 0 20 21 1
Chi White Sox 0 3 1 0 3 1 2 1 3 14 18 5
WP: S. Baker (3-3)
LP: J. Garland (6-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
- J. Mauer doubled to deep right, L. Castillo and J. Bartlett scored
- T. Hunter doubled to deep left center, J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to third
- J. Kubel hit sacrifice fly to right center, J. Morneau scored, T. Hunter to third
Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer grounded into fielder's choice, L. Castillo scored, J. Bartlett out at second
Bot 2nd: Chi White Sox
- J. Fields singled to right, P. Konerko scored, R. Mackowiak to second
- A. Cintron tripled to deep right, R. Mackowiak and J. Fields scored
Top 3rd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye grounded into fielder's choice, J. Thome scored, P. Konerko out at third
Top 4th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to center, L. Castillo scored, J. Bartlett to third
- J. Morneau singled to pitcher, J. Bartlett scored, J. Mauer to second, J. Mauer to third, J. Morneau to second on pitcher J. Garland's throwing error
- J. Kubel homered to deep right center, J. Morneau, T. Hunter and J. Mauer scored
Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to left center, L. Castillo scored
- J. Morneau singled to right, M. Cuddyer scored
Bot 5th: Chi White Sox
- J. Thome grounded out to first, J. Owens scored, J. Uribe to third
- P. Konerko homered to deep right, J. Uribe scored
Bot 6th: Chi White Sox
- J. Uribe grounded out to second, A. Cintron scored, J. Owens to second
Top 7th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau singled to right, J. Bartlett scored, J. Mauer to second
- T. Hunter doubled to center, J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to third
- J. Kubel hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Morneau scored, T. Hunter to third
- N. Punto singled to center, T. Hunter scored, J. Tyner to second
Bot 7th: Chi White Sox
- R. Mackowiak grounded out to shortstop, A. Gonzalez scored
- J. Fields homered to deep left
Top 8th: Minnesota
- L. Ford singled to right, J. Bartlett scored, J. Mauer to third, M. Cuddyer to second
- J. Kubel walked, J. Mauer scored, M. Cuddyer to third, L. Ford to second
Bot 8th: Chi White Sox
- J. Thome homered to deep center
Bot 9th: Chi White Sox
- A. Cintron doubled to deep right center, R. Mackowiak and J. Fields scored
- J. Thome walked, A. Cintron scored, T. Hall to third, L. Terrero to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 4 4 3 0 1 0 1 .303
    L. Rodriguez ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .181
J. Bartlett ss 6 4 3 0 1 0 2 .260
J. Mauer c 6 4 4 5 1 0 2 .312
M. Cuddyer rf 6 1 0 0 0 0 6 .274
J. Morneau 1b 5 3 3 3 1 0 3 .288
T. Hunter cf 4 3 3 3 1 0 1 .301
    L. Ford cf 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .244
J. Kubel lf 3 1 2 7 1 0 0 .251
J. Tyner dh 5 0 0 0 1 0 4 .270
N. Punto 3b-2b 5 0 2 1 1 0 1 .208
 Totals 47 20 21 20 8 1 23  
 Batting
2B - L Castillo (8, J Garland); J Mauer (16, J Garland); T Hunter 2 (25, N Masset, J Garland).
HR - T Hunter (18, 3rd inning off J Garland 0 on, 1 Out), J Kubel (7, 4th inning off J Garland 3 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Kubel 2.
RBI - J Mauer 5 (37), T Hunter 3 (66), J Kubel 7 (37), J Morneau 3 (66), N Punto (15), L Ford (12).
2-out RBI - J Morneau, N Punto.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 1, L Rodriguez 1, J Tyner 1.
GIDP - J Tyner.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - J Morneau (2, throw).
Outfield assists - M Cuddyer (J Dye at 3rd base).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Owens cf 5 1 2 0 0 2 1 .190
    L. Terrero ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .239
J. Uribe ss 6 1 1 1 0 0 3 .233
J. Thome dh 4 2 1 3 1 1 1 .278
P. Konerko 1b 3 2 3 2 1 0 0 .261
    A. Gonzalez pr-1b 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247
    A.J. Pierzynski ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .246
J. Dye rf 5 0 0 1 0 0 2 .216
R. Mackowiak lf 5 2 4 1 0 0 1 .258
J. Fields 3b 5 3 3 2 0 2 1 .265
A. Cintron 2b 4 2 3 4 1 0 0 .243
T. Hall c 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .186
 Totals 44 14 18 14 4 7 15  
 Batting
2B - P Konerko 2 (17, R Ortiz, S Baker); J Uribe (6, S Baker); J Fields (6, C Cali); A Cintron (6, C Cali).
3B - A Cintron (1, S Baker).
HR - P Konerko (16, 5th inning off S Baker 1 on, 1 Out), J Fields (5, 7th inning off R Ortiz 0 on, 2 Out), J Thome (13, 8th inning off C Cali 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Fields 2 (18), A Cintron 4 (11), J Dye (39), J Thome 3 (41), P Konerko 2 (45), J Uribe (32), R Mackowiak (23).
2-out RBI - J Fields, J Thome 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Thome 1, A Pierzynski 2, J Owens 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - J Fields (3, throw); J Garland (1, throw); A Cintron (5, throw); R Mackowiak (2, bobble); D Day (1, ground ball).
DP - 1 (R Bukvich-T Hall-A Gonzalez).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Baker (W, 3-3) 5.0 9 7 7 1 6 1 5.71
R. Ortiz 2.0 4 3 2 1 0 1 5.35
C. Cali 1.1 5 4 4 1 0 1 5.40
J. Rincon 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.20
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Garland (L, 6-6) 3.1 11 12 11 3 0 2 3.92
N. Masset 3.1 8 6 5 1 0 0 7.34
D. Day 0.2 2 2 2 2 1 0 6.75
R. Bukvich 1.2 0 0 0 2 0 0 4.38
WP - N Masset 2.
IBB - T Hunter (by J Garland).
HBP - J Thome (by S Baker).
Pitches-strikes - S Baker 99-67; R Ortiz 45-30; C Cali 45-24; J Rincon 15-7; J Garland 90-54; N Masset 57-33; D Day 28-14; R Bukvich 26-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Baker 2-6; R Ortiz 2-4; C Cali 1-3; J Rincon 0-1; J Garland 6-5; N Masset 2-8; D Day 0-1; R Bukvich 3-2.
Batters faced - S Baker 25; R Ortiz 11; C Cali 10; J Rincon 3; J Garland 25; N Masset 19; D Day 7; R Bukvich 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Sam Holbrook. 1B--Mike Muchlinski. 2B--Randy Marsh. 3B--Todd Tichenor.
Time: 3:42.
Weather: 79 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, in from left.

Updated on Friday, Jul 6, 2007 6:09 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Mauer J. Mauer
4-6
5 RBI
 Chi White Sox
A. Cintron A. Cintron
3-4
4 RBI