Minnesota 7, Seattle 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(46-76)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 6 10 0
Minnesota 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 13 0
WP: D. Reyes (3-0)
LP: C. Jimenez (0-2)
(69-53)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Minnesota
- J. Mauer homered to deep left center
- R. Ruiz singled to left, J. Morneau scored, D. Young to second
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to center, D. Span scored, N. Punto to third
- J. Morneau ground rule double to deep center, N. Punto scored, J. Mauer to third
- D. Young singled to left, J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to third, D. Young out at second
Top 6th: Seattle
- A. Beltre doubled to deep right, J. Reed scored, R. Ibanez to third
- J. Clement singled to center, R. Ibanez and A. Beltre scored
- Y. Betancourt doubled to deep right center, J. Clement scored, B. LaHair to third
- I. Suzuki singled to left, Y. Betancourt and B. LaHair scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel singled to left, B. Buscher scored, J. Kubel to second advancing on throw
Bot 9th: Minnesota
- B. Buscher hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Mauer scored
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki rf 5 0 2 2 0 0 1 .306
J. Reed lf 5 1 2 0 0 2 2 .284
R. Ibanez dh 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .290
A. Beltre 3b 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .249
J. Lopez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .302
J. Clement c 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 .215
    M. Cairo ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246
W. Balentien cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .209
B. LaHair 1b 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .303
    J. Burke c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
Y. Betancourt ss 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .264
 Totals 34 6 10 6 3 5 14  
 Batting
2B - J Reed (13, S Baker); A Beltre (21, S Baker); Y Betancourt (27, J Crain).
RBI - A Beltre (60), J Clement 2 (17), Y Betancourt (34), I Suzuki 2 (36).
2-out RBI - Y Betancourt, I Suzuki 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Beltre 1, J Lopez 1.
GIDP - W Balentien 2, I Suzuki.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - I Suzuki (37, 2nd base off S Baker/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Reed (D Young at 2nd base).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf-cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .307
N. Punto 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .267
J. Mauer c 4 3 3 2 1 0 1 .321
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 2 1 1 0 2 .303
D. Young lf 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .294
R. Ruiz dh 4 0 1 1 0 2 2 .333
    M. Lamb ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .236
B. Harris 3b 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .263
    B. Buscher ph-3b 0 1 0 1 1 0 2 .303
A. Everett ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .210
C. Gomez cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    J. Kubel ph-rf 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .271
 Totals 35 7 13 7 5 2 13  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau (30, R Rowland-Smith); B Harris (24, R Rowland-Smith).
HR - J Mauer (8, 1st inning off R Rowland-Smith 0 on, 2 Out).
S - A Everett , D Young.
SF - B Buscher.
RBI - J Mauer 2 (59), R Ruiz (1), J Morneau (94), D Young (53), J Kubel (62), B Buscher (33).
2-out RBI - J Mauer, R Ruiz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 1, A Everett 3, R Ruiz 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - D Span (9, 2nd base off R Rowland-Smith/J Clement).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (N Punto-A Everett-J Morneau, A Everett-N Punto-J Morneau, S Baker-N Punto-A Everett-J Morneau).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Rowland-Smith 5.0 10 5 5 2 1 1 4.11
R. Corcoran (H, 6) 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.60
S. Green (H, 15) 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 3.21
C. Jimenez (L, 0-2; BS, 3) 0.2 3 1 1 0 0 0 4.19
M. Batista 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.70
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Baker 5.1 8 4 4 2 1 0 3.91
J. Crain (H, 16) 0.1 1 2 2 1 1 0 3.60
C. Breslow (BS, 1) 2.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.48
D. Reyes (W, 3-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.34
WP - S Baker.
IBB - M Lamb (by M Batista).
HBP - J Clement (by S Baker).
Pitches-strikes - R Rowland-Smith 89-53; R Corcoran 27-17; S Green 8-2; C Jimenez 20-13; M Batista 7-2; S Baker 84-57; J Crain 12-6; C Breslow 27-19; D Reyes 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Rowland-Smith 5-8; R Corcoran 3-2; S Green 1-0; C Jimenez 1-1; M Batista 1-1; S Baker 7-8; J Crain 0-0; C Breslow 3-2; D Reyes 2-0.
Batters faced - R Rowland-Smith 26; R Corcoran 7; S Green 2; C Jimenez 5; M Batista 3; S Baker 24; J Crain 3; C Breslow 8; D Reyes 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Chad Fairchild.
Time: 3:06.
Attendance: 36,316.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Saturday, Aug 16, 2008 7:18 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
J. Clement Jeff Clement
2-2
2 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Mauer Joe Mauer
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI