Minnesota 12, Oakland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 6 0 0 2 0 3 0 1 12 20 0
Oakland 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 1
WP: K. Slowey (11-8) S: C. Breslow (1)
LP: D. Meyer (0-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- N. Punto fouled out to first
- J. Mauer grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 0

  Bottom 1st: Oakland
- R. Davis grounded out to third
- B. Crosby struck out swinging
- R. Sweeney doubled to left
- F. Thomas flied out to deep right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Oakland 0

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Morneau doubled to deep left
- J. Kubel doubled to deep center, J. Morneau scored
- D. Young safe at first on pitcher D. Meyer's throwing error
- B. Harris walked, J. Kubel to third, D. Young to second
- A. Casilla singled to left center, J. Kubel scored, D. Young to third, B. Harris to second
- C. Gomez popped out to first
- D. Span walked, D. Young scored, B. Harris to third, A. Casilla to second
- N. Punto struck out swinging
- J. Mauer singled to center, B. Harris and A. Casilla scored, D. Span to third
- K. Saarloos relieved D. Meyer
- J. Morneau singled to shallow right, D. Span scored, J. Mauer to third
- J. Kubel grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Oakland
- J. Cust lined out to first
- K. Suzuki singled to left
- D. Barton struck out looking
- J. Hannahan struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Oakland 0

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop
- B. Harris struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Oakland 0

  Bottom 3rd: Oakland
- E. Patterson walked
- E. Patterson to second on wild pitch
- R. Davis grounded out to shortstop
- B. Crosby flied out to deep right, E. Patterson to third
- R. Sweeney fouled out to shallow left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Oakland 0

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- C. Gomez struck out swinging
- D. Span grounded out to third
- N. Punto grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Oakland 0

  Bottom 4th: Oakland
- F. Thomas singled to left
- J. Cust homered to deep right, F. Thomas scored
- K. Suzuki singled to left
- D. Barton struck out looking
- J. Hannahan struck out swinging
- E. Patterson struck out swinging

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 6, Oakland 2

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to right center
- J. Morneau doubled to deep right, J. Mauer to third
- J. Kubel hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to third
- D. Young grounded out to third
- B. Harris singled to left, J. Morneau scored
- A. Casilla singled to right, B. Harris to second
- C. Gomez grounded into fielder's choice, A. Casilla out at second

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Oakland 2

  Bottom 5th: Oakland
- R. Davis struck out swinging
- B. Crosby struck out swinging
- R. Sweeney popped out to shallow right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Oakland 2

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- D. Span grounded out to pitcher
- N. Punto struck out swinging
- J. Morneau singled to center, J. Mauer to third
- J. Kubel lined out to shortstop

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Oakland 2

  Bottom 6th: Oakland
- F. Thomas singled to left
- J. Cust struck out swinging
- K. Suzuki struck out swinging
- D. Barton flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 8, Oakland 2

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- D. Young singled to right
- B. Harris flied out to center
- A. Casilla singled to third, D. Young to second
- C. Gomez singled to center, D. Young scored, A. Casilla to third
- D. Span singled to right, A. Casilla scored, C. Gomez to second
- N. Punto flied out to center
- J. Mauer singled to center, C. Gomez scored, D. Span to third
- S. Casilla relieved K. Saarloos
- J. Morneau flied out to right

3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Oakland 2

  Bottom 7th: Oakland
- C. Breslow relieved K. Slowey
- J. Hannahan struck out looking
- E. Patterson lined out to right
- R. Davis struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Oakland 2

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- C. Pennington at shortstop
- R. Bowen catching
- J. Kubel singled to center
- D. Young grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Kubel out at second
- B. Harris tripled to deep left center
- A. Casilla flied out to center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Oakland 2

  Bottom 8th: Oakland
- B. Buscher at first
- C. Pennington grounded out to first
- R. Sweeney grounded out to shortstop
- F. Thomas struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 11, Oakland 2

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- C. Gomez singled to center
- D. Span grounded out to second, C. Gomez to second
- N. Punto flied out to left
- J. Mauer doubled to deep left center, C. Gomez scored
- B. Buscher flied out to deep right center

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 12, Oakland 2

  Bottom 9th: Oakland
- J. Cust grounded out to second
- R. Bowen lined out to second
- D. Barton grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 12, Oakland 2
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Mauer Joe Mauer
5-6
4 RBI
 Oakland
J. Cust Jack Cust
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI