Minnesota 2, LA Angels 1, 12 innings
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  Final 12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 10 0
LA Angels 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 2
WP: J. Crain (5-2) S: J. Nathan (35)
LP: J. Speier (1-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: LA Angels
- M. Teixeira homered to deep center
Top 5th: Minnesota
- C. Gomez singled to left, N. Punto scored
Top 12th: Minnesota
- D. Span singled to left, N. Punto scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .318
A. Casilla 2b 6 0 1 0 0 2 5 .309
J. Mauer c 4 0 1 0 2 0 1 .323
J. Morneau 1b 4 0 0 0 1 2 7 .307
J. Kubel dh 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .273
D. Young lf 5 0 1 0 0 2 0 .285
B. Harris 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .263
    B. Buscher ph-3b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .312
    R. Ruiz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .344
    A. Everett ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
N. Punto ss-3b 5 2 2 0 0 0 1 .282
C. Gomez cf 5 0 2 1 0 1 1 .252
 Totals 43 2 10 2 3 10 19  
 Batting
2B - N Punto (15, J Lackey); B Buscher (7, F Rodriguez); D Span (12, S Shields).
3B - N Punto (4, J Speier).
S - D Span.
RBI - C Gomez (38), D Span (22).
2-out RBI - C Gomez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Punto 1, J Morneau 1, J Kubel 1, J Mauer 1, A Casilla 2.
GIDP - J Kubel, J Morneau, R Ruiz.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - C Gomez (26, 2nd base off J Lackey/M Napoli), D Span (11, 2nd base off J Speier/J Mathis).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 4 0 1 0 1 2 0 .277
E. Aybar ss 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .277
M. Teixeira 1b 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 .351
V. Guerrero rf 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .288
T. Hunter cf 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .276
G. Anderson lf 5 0 0 0 0 3 3 .285
H. Kendrick 2b 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .310
K. Morales dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    S. Rodriguez ph-dh 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .174
M. Napoli c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .217
    J. Rivera ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
    J. Mathis c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207
 Totals 40 1 5 1 4 9 13  
 Batting
HR - M Teixeira (5, 1st inning off S Baker 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Teixeira (17).
2-out RBI - M Teixeira.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Aybar 1, H Kendrick 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - C Figgins (9, 2nd base by S Baker/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
E - J Lackey 2 (5, throw 2).
DP - 3 (H Kendrick-E Aybar-M Teixeira 2, C Figgins-H Kendrick-M Teixeira).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Baker 8.0 4 1 1 2 6 1 3.74
M. Guerrier 2.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 4.78
J. Crain (W, 5-2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.46
J. Nathan (S, 35) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.98
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lackey 8.0 5 1 1 2 6 0 3.09
F. Rodriguez 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.70
S. Shields 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2.74
D. Oliver 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.95
J. Speier (L, 1-7) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 5.26
IBB - J Mauer 2 (by J Lackey, S Shields), C Figgins (by M Guerrier).
HBP - D Span (by J Lackey).
Pitches-strikes - S Baker 103-69; M Guerrier 35-20; J Crain 6-5; J Nathan 13-8; J Lackey 105-62; F Rodriguez 15-10; S Shields 19-11; D Oliver 12-10; J Speier 20-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Baker 4-13; M Guerrier 2-3; J Crain 3-0; J Nathan 0-1; J Lackey 12-7; F Rodriguez 1-1; S Shields 1-0; D Oliver 3-0; J Speier 1-1.
Batters faced - S Baker 29; M Guerrier 9; J Crain 3; J Nathan 3; J Lackey 31; F Rodriguez 4; S Shields 5; D Oliver 3; J Speier 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Marvin Hudson. 2B--Randy Marsh. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Time: 3:16.
Attendance: 41,367.
Weather: 74 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
MINNESOTA CATCHER JOE MAUER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Friday, Aug 22, 2008 1:35 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
D. Span Denard Span
2-4
1 RBI
 LA Angels
M. Teixeira Mark Teixeira
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI