Minnesota 6, Detroit 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(53-41)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 6 12 1
Detroit 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 5 7 0
WP: S. Baker (6-2) S: J. Nathan (27)
LP: N. Robertson (6-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- C. Gomez flied out to left
- A. Casilla grounded out to shortstop
- J. Mauer grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson flied out to deep left
- P. Polanco grounded out to shortstop
- C. Guillen flied out to right

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Morneau singled to center
- C. Monroe struck out looking
- D. Young singled to center, J. Morneau to second
- B. Buscher struck out swinging
- B. Harris singled to center, J. Morneau scored, D. Young to second
- D. Span struck out looking

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- M. Cabrera grounded out to third
- M. Joyce flied out to center
- M. Thames lined out to third

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

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- C. Gomez grounded bunt out to pitcher
- A. Casilla flied out to right
- J. Mauer singled to left
- J. Morneau grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- G. Sheffield struck out swinging
- B. Inge singled to center
- R. Santiago hit by pitch, B. Inge to second
- C. Granderson struck out swinging
- P. Polanco grounded into fielder's choice, R. Santiago out at second

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

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- C. Monroe struck out swinging
- D. Young singled to left
- B. Buscher grounded out to second, D. Young to second
- D. Young stole third
- B. Harris singled to center, D. Young scored
- D. Span grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- C. Guillen singled to center
- M. Cabrera struck out swinging
- M. Joyce homered to deep right, C. Guillen scored
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- G. Sheffield fouled out to catcher

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

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- C. Gomez singled to shortstop
- A. Casilla grounded into fielder's choice, C. Gomez out at second
- J. Mauer lined out to shortstop
- J. Morneau grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- B. Inge singled to left
- R. Santiago sacrificed to pitcher, B. Inge to second
- C. Granderson popped out to shortstop
- P. Polanco flied out to center

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

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- C. Monroe grounded out to first
- D. Young flied out to right
- B. Buscher popped out to second

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

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- C. Guillen popped out to third
- M. Cabrera grounded out to third
- M. Joyce grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- B. Harris homered to deep right
- D. Span grounded out to first
- C. Gomez grounded out to shortstop
- A. Casilla singled to right
- J. Mauer homered to deep left, A. Casilla scored
- J. Morneau grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- M. Thames fouled out to left
- G. Sheffield popped out to third
- B. Inge flied out to center

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

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- A. Lopez relieved N. Robertson
- C. Monroe walked
- D. Young flied out to center
- B. Buscher doubled to deep right, C. Monroe to third
- B. Harris hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Monroe scored, B. Buscher to third
- D. Span struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Detroit 2

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- R. Santiago singled to left center, R. Santiago to third on second baseman A. Casilla's throwing error
- C. Granderson homered to deep right center, R. Santiago scored
- J. Crain relieved S. Baker
- P. Polanco singled to second
- C. Guillen walked, P. Polanco to second
- M. Cabrera struck out swinging
- D. Reyes relieved J. Crain
- R. Raburn hit for M. Joyce
- P. Polanco to third, C. Guillen to second on wild pitch
- R. Raburn grounded out to third, P. Polanco scored
- B. Bass relieved D. Reyes
- M. Thames grounded out to third

3 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 6, Detroit 5

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- R. Raburn in right field
- J. Zumaya relieved A. Lopez
- C. Gomez grounded out to second
- A. Casilla doubled to deep right
- A. Casilla to third on wild pitch
- J. Mauer struck out swinging
- J. Morneau intentionally walked
- J. Kubel hit for C. Monroe
- J. Morneau to second on wild pitch
- J. Kubel walked
- D. Young struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Detroit 5

  Bottom 9th: Detroit
- J. Kubel at designated hitter
- J. Nathan relieved B. Bass
- G. Sheffield struck out swinging
- B. Inge walked
- J. Larish hit for R. Santiago
- J. Larish struck out swinging
- C. Granderson struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Detroit 5
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
B. Harris Brendan Harris
3-3, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Detroit
M. Joyce Matt Joyce
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI