Detroit 9, Minnesota 4
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(77-81)
  Final 6 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 4 0 0 0 0 0       4 6 2
Detroit 0 3 0 6 0       X 9 9 0
WP: T. Byrdak (3-0)
LP: N. Blackburn (0-1)
(87-72)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- A. Casilla grounded out to second
- J. Kubel walked
- J. Mauer singled to center, J. Kubel to second
- J. Kubel to third, J. Mauer to second on wild pitch
- T. Hunter walked
- J. Morneau singled to left, J. Kubel scored, J. Mauer to third, T. Hunter to second
- M. Cuddyer flied out to center
- R. White doubled to deep right center, J. Morneau, T. Hunter and J. Mauer scored
- L. Rodriguez walked
- N. Punto grounded out to second

4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 0

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- P. Polanco grounded out to shortstop
- R. Raburn grounded out to shortstop
- G. Sheffield struck out looking

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- A. Casilla grounded out to third
- J. Kubel lined out to center
- J. Mauer grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- M. Ordonez walked
- C. Guillen reached on fielder's choice, M. Ordonez to second on second baseman A. Casilla's fielding error
- M. Thames walked, M. Ordonez to third, C. Guillen to second
- M. Hessman struck out looking
- B. Inge walked, M. Ordonez scored, C. Guillen to third, M. Thames to second
- M. Rabelo doubled to right, M. Thames and C. Guillen scored, B. Inge to third
- P. Polanco lined out to second
- R. Raburn struck out swinging

3 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 3

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter grounded out to second
- J. Morneau singled to right
- M. Cuddyer singled to right, J. Morneau to third, M. Cuddyer out at second
- R. White lined out to third

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 3

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- G. Sheffield popped out to center
- M. Ordonez flied out to right center
- C. Guillen singled to center
- M. Thames struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 3

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- T. Byrdak relieved J. Jurrjens
- L. Rodriguez walked
- N. Punto popped out to first
- A. Casilla walked, L. Rodriguez to second
- J. Kubel grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, A. Casilla out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 3

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- C. Heintz catching
- N. Blackburn relieved J. Santana
- M. Hessman homered to deep left
- B. Inge fouled out to third
- M. Rabelo singled to right center
- P. Polanco singled to left, M. Rabelo to second
- R. Raburn tripled to deep right center, P. Polanco and M. Rabelo scored
- G. Sheffield singled to center, R. Raburn scored
- M. Ordonez singled to left, G. Sheffield to second
- B. Clevlen ran for M. Ordonez
- C. Guillen safe at first on second baseman A. Casilla's fielding error, G. Sheffield scored, B. Clevlen to third
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- M. Hessman singled to right, B. Clevlen scored, C. Guillen to third
- B. Inge flied out to right

6 runs, 7 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 9

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- B. Clevlen in right field
- C. Heintz singled to left
- T. Hunter lined out to right center
- J. Morneau lined into double play second to first, C. Heintz out at first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 9

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- J. Tyner in center field
- G. Jones at first
- M. Rabelo lined out to first
- P. Polanco grounded out to second
- R. Raburn struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 9

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- J. Grilli relieved T. Byrdak
- M. Cuddyer flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 9
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
R. White R. White
1-2
3 RBI
 Detroit
M. Hessman M. Hessman
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI