Minnesota 8, Baltimore 1
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 2 1 8 9 0
Baltimore 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0
WP: M. Garza (3-4)
LP: R. Liz (0-1)
(58-70)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Bartlett singled to left center, J. Kubel and B. Buscher scored, J. Bartlett to second advancing on throw
Bot 3rd: Baltimore
- N. Markakis grounded out to second, B. Roberts scored, C. Patterson to third
Top 6th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter homered to deep left, J. Tyner and J. Bartlett scored
Top 8th: Minnesota
- T. Hunter doubled to left, J. Bartlett scored, J. Mauer to third
- M. Cuddyer singled to left, M. Redmond scored, T. Hunter to third, J. Morneau to second
Top 9th: Minnesota
- M. Redmond grounded out to second, J. Tyner scored, J. Bartlett to third
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Tyner lf 5 2 1 0 0 1 3 .283
J. Bartlett ss 4 2 4 2 1 0 0 .275
J. Mauer c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .294
    M. Redmond pr-c 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .288
T. Hunter cf 5 1 2 4 0 1 1 .301
J. Morneau 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .287
M. Cuddyer rf 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 .275
J. Kubel dh 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .256
B. Buscher 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .200
N. Punto 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
 Totals 34 8 9 8 5 7 11  
 Batting
2B - T Hunter (37, R Bell); J Bartlett (18, B Burres).
HR - T Hunter (26, 6th inning off R Liz 2 on, 1 Out).
S - N Punto.
RBI - J Bartlett 2 (34), T Hunter 4 (90), M Cuddyer (72), M Redmond (30).
2-out RBI - J Bartlett 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 1, B Buscher 2, J Mauer 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - J Bartlett (2, 2nd base by R Liz/R Hernandez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Mauer-J Bartlett, N Punto-J Bartlett-J Morneau).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 5 1 1 0 0 1 4 .308
    F. Bynum 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
C. Patterson cf 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 .276
N. Markakis rf 4 0 0 1 1 1 2 .290
M. Tejada ss 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .299
K. Millar 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 3 .265
A. Huff dh 2 0 0 0 2 0 3 .265
M. Mora 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .263
R. Hernandez c 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .234
    J.R. House ph-c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
J. Payton lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .259
    T. Redman ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .348
 Totals 34 1 9 1 5 3 20  
 Batting
RBI - N Markakis (80).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Roberts 2, R Hernandez 1, K Millar 1, A Huff 2.
GIDP - N Markakis.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
CS - C Patterson (9, 2nd base by M Garza/J Mauer).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Garza (W, 3-4) 5.0 5 1 1 4 2 0 3.16
J. Rincon 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 6.20
C. Cali 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.50
M. Guerrier 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.96
J. DePaula 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21.00
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Liz (L, 0-1) 6.0 4 5 5 3 5 1 7.50
R. Bell 1.1 4 2 2 1 0 0 6.46
B. Burres 1.2 1 1 1 1 2 0 5.18
WP - M Garza.
IBB - J Morneau (by R Bell).
HBP - J House (by M Guerrier).
Pitches-strikes - M Garza 91-51; J Rincon 23-9; C Cali 5-4; M Guerrier 21-15; J DePaula 7-5; R Liz 92-61; R Bell 27-16; B Burres 26-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Garza 11-1; J Rincon 0-2; C Cali 2-0; M Guerrier 3-1; J DePaula 1-2; R Liz 5-7; R Bell 4-0; B Burres 3-0.
Batters faced - M Garza 23; J Rincon 5; C Cali 2; M Guerrier 7; J DePaula 3; R Liz 24; R Bell 9; B Burres 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Phil Cuzzi. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Time: 3:01. (Plus rain delay totaling 120 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 28,700.
Weather: 84 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 2 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
MINNESOTA CENTER FIELDER TORII HUNTER HOMERED IN THE SIXTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES.
MINNESOTA CATCHER JOE MAUER LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEFT ANKLE INJURY.
MINNESOTA CATCHER JOE MAUER LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING DUE TO TIGHTNESS IN HIS LEFT HAMSTRING.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 26, 2007 5:30 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
2-5, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Baltimore
C. Patterson C. Patterson
4-5