Seattle 11, Minnesota 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 11 2
Seattle 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 0 X 11 18 1
WP: R. Corcoran (2-0)
LP: B. Bass (3-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
- M. Lamb doubled to deep left, N. Punto scored, J. Morneau to third
Top 3rd: Minnesota
- N. Punto homered to deep right
- D. Young hit sacrifice fly to deep right, J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to third, M. Lamb to second
- B. Buscher hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Morneau scored
Top 4th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau doubled to deep left center, N. Punto and D. Span scored, J. Mauer to third
Bot 6th: Seattle
- J. Vidro grounded into double play shortstop to first, R. Ibanez scored, A. Beltre to third, J. Lopez out at second
Bot 7th: Seattle
- R. Ibanez homered to deep right, W. Bloomquist, I. Suzuki and Y. Betancourt scored
- J. Lopez singled to right, A. Beltre scored
- J. Clement singled to right, J. Lopez to third, M. Cairo to second, J. Lopez scored, M. Cairo to third, J. Clement to second on right fielder D. Span's throwing error
- Y. Betancourt singled to shortstop, M. Cairo scored, J. Clement scored, Y. Betancourt to second on shortstop B. Harris' throwing error
- R. Ibanez singled to center, I. Suzuki and Y. Betancourt scored, W. Bloomquist out at home
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .313
N. Punto 2b 3 3 1 1 2 1 2 .285
J. Mauer c 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 .317
J. Morneau 1b 3 1 2 2 2 0 0 .315
M. Lamb dh 5 0 2 1 0 2 3 .232
D. Young lf 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 .291
B. Buscher 3b 4 0 0 1 0 1 6 .303
B. Harris ss 5 0 2 0 0 2 0 .261
C. Gomez cf 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .256
 Totals 34 6 11 6 8 7 19  
 Batting
2B - M Lamb (11, M Batista); D Span (8, M Batista); J Morneau (28, J Woods).
HR - N Punto (2, 3rd inning off M Batista 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - B Buscher , D Young.
RBI - M Lamb (30), N Punto (21), D Young (44), B Buscher (29), J Morneau 2 (89).
2-out RBI - M Lamb.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Mauer 1, D Young 2, C Gomez 1.
GIDP - B Buscher.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - N Punto (6, 2nd base off M Batista/K Johjima).
 
 Fielding
E - D Span (4, throw); B Harris (10, throw).
PB - J Mauer 2.
DP - 2 (J Morneau-B Harris-J Morneau, B Harris-J Morneau).
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki rf 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 .305
W. Bloomquist cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .281
R. Ibanez lf 5 2 3 6 0 1 2 .284
A. Beltre 3b 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 .256
J. Lopez 2b 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 .306
J. Vidro dh 5 0 2 0 0 0 4 .234
B. LaHair 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .293
    M. Cairo ph-1b 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .244
K. Johjima c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .211
    J. Clement ph-c 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .185
Y. Betancourt ss 4 2 2 1 0 0 1 .258
 Totals 39 11 18 9 4 3 14  
 Batting
2B - K Johjima (14, G Perkins); A Beltre (20, B Bass).
HR - R Ibanez (16, 7th inning off G Perkins 3 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Ibanez 6 (73), J Lopez (61), J Clement (13), Y Betancourt (31).
2-out RBI - J Clement, Y Betancourt, R Ibanez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Bloomquist 1, J Vidro 1, A Beltre 1, B LaHair 1.
GIDP - B LaHair, J Vidro.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - Y Betancourt (16, throw).
Outfield assists - W Bloomquist (J Morneau at Home).
DP - 1 (B LaHair-Y Betancourt-J Woods).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Perkins 6.1 12 5 5 1 2 1 4.38
B. Bass (L, 3-4; BS, 1) 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 5.01
C. Breslow 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 2.42
M. Guerrier 0.1 3 3 3 2 0 0 3.97
B. Bonser 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6.60
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Batista 3.0 7 6 6 4 2 1 6.80
J. Woods 3.0 4 0 0 4 4 0 0.00
R. Corcoran (W, 2-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.80
C. Jimenez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.02
M. Lowe 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.41
IBB - D Young 2 (by J Woods), I Suzuki (by M Guerrier).
Pitches-strikes - G Perkins 87-64; B Bass 9-4; C Breslow 10-3; M Guerrier 19-10; B Bonser 19-13; M Batista 82-41; J Woods 61-33; R Corcoran 10-7; C Jimenez 10-9; M Lowe 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Perkins 9-8; B Bass 0-0; C Breslow 0-1; M Guerrier 0-0; B Bonser 1-1; M Batista 3-4; J Woods 3-1; R Corcoran 2-0; C Jimenez 2-1; M Lowe 3-0.
Batters faced - G Perkins 30; B Bass 2; C Breslow 2; M Guerrier 5; B Bonser 4; M Batista 20; J Woods 15; R Corcoran 3; C Jimenez 3; M Lowe 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Randy Marsh. 3B--Mike Muchlinski.
Time: 3:01.
Attendance: 27,758.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
SEATTLE RIGHT FIELDER ICHIRO SUZUKI EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 5, 2008 1:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Morneau Justin Morneau
2-3
2 RBI
 Seattle
R. Ibanez Raul Ibanez
3-5, 1 HR
6 RBI