Seattle 8, Minnesota 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 7 14 1
Seattle 0 0 4 0 0 2 0 2 X 8 15 0
WP: J.J. Putz (4-4)
LP: M. Guerrier (6-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel scored, D. Young to third on wild pitch
- B. Harris hit sacrifice fly to left, D. Young scored
Bot 3rd: Seattle
- R. Ibanez homered to deep right, I. Suzuki and J. Reed scored
- W. Balentien hit sacrifice fly to deep right center, J. Lopez scored
Top 6th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel homered to deep right
Bot 6th: Seattle
- R. Ibanez singled to center, I. Suzuki and Y. Betancourt scored, J. Reed to second
Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel homered to deep right, J. Morneau scored
- M. Lamb doubled to deep center, A. Everett and B. Harris scored
Bot 8th: Seattle
- J. Lopez doubled to deep left center, R. Ibanez and I. Suzuki scored, J. Lopez to third on shortstop B. Harris' throwing error
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .304
N. Punto 2b-cf 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .282
J. Mauer c 4 0 1 0 1 1 1 .317
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 1 0 1 1 4 .315
J. Kubel dh 5 3 4 3 0 0 0 .268
D. Young lf 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .291
B. Buscher 3b 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .304
    A. Everett pr-2b 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .175
    M. Redmond ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .267
B. Harris ss 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 .265
C. Gomez cf 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .259
    M. Lamb ph-3b 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .236
 Totals 37 7 14 6 4 6 13  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau (29, C Jimenez); M Lamb (12, J Putz); J Kubel (12, J Putz).
HR - J Kubel 2 (16, 6th inning off R Dickey 0 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off C Jimenez 1 on, 1 Out).
S - D Span.
SF - B Harris.
RBI - B Harris (38), J Kubel 3 (57), M Lamb 2 (32).
2-out RBI - M Lamb 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 2, M Redmond 2, D Span 1.
GIDP - J Mauer, B Harris.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - B Harris (11, throw).
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki rf 4 3 2 0 1 0 0 .307
J. Reed cf 5 1 3 0 0 0 2 .272
R. Ibanez lf 5 2 3 5 0 0 1 .288
A. Beltre 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .253
J. Lopez 2b 5 1 3 2 0 0 0 .309
J. Clement c 4 0 1 0 1 1 1 .187
    J. Burke c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
W. Balentien dh 3 0 1 1 0 1 2 .200
B. LaHair 1b 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 .289
    M. Cairo pr-1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
Y. Betancourt ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .258
 Totals 39 8 15 8 2 5 18  
 Batting
2B - J Reed (9, S Baker); Y Betancourt (25, S Baker); J Lopez (29, J Nathan).
HR - R Ibanez (17, 3rd inning off S Baker 2 on, 0 Out).
SF - W Balentien.
RBI - R Ibanez 5 (78), W Balentien (10), J Lopez 2 (63).
2-out RBI - R Ibanez 2, J Lopez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Beltre 2, Y Betancourt 2, J Clement 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Lopez-Y Betancourt-B LaHair, Y Betancourt-J Lopez-B LaHair).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Baker 5.1 9 6 6 2 4 1 3.86
C. Breslow 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.39
J. Crain 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.45
B. Bonser 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.53
M. Guerrier (L, 6-5) 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 4.25
J. Nathan (BS, 3) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.17
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R.A. Dickey 7.0 8 3 3 2 3 1 4.36
C. Jimenez (H, 3) 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 2.00
R. Corcoran (H, 5) 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 4.19
J.J. Putz (W, 4-4; BS, 6) 1.1 2 0 0 2 3 0 4.55
WP - R Dickey, S Baker.
IBB - I Suzuki (by S Baker), D Young (by J Putz).
Pitches-strikes - S Baker 100-67; C Breslow 9-6; J Crain 5-3; B Bonser 19-12; M Guerrier 5-3; J Nathan 18-12; R Dickey 104-63; C Jimenez 12-6; R Corcoran 12-8; J Putz 33-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Baker 5-8; C Breslow 1-0; J Crain 1-0; B Bonser 1-2; M Guerrier 0-1; J Nathan 0-1; R Dickey 12-6; C Jimenez 1-0; R Corcoran 1-0; J Putz 0-1.
Batters faced - S Baker 28; C Breslow 2; J Crain 1; B Bonser 5; M Guerrier 3; J Nathan 3; R Dickey 29; C Jimenez 3; R Corcoran 3; J Putz 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Winters. 1B--Randy Marsh. 2B--Mike Muchlinski. 3B--Marvin Hudson.
Time: 3:14.
Attendance: 26,083.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, left to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 6, 2008 1:39 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Kubel Jason Kubel
4-5, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Seattle
R. Ibanez Raul Ibanez
3-5, 1 HR
5 RBI