Minnesota 10, Detroit 2
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(67-74)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 5 0
Minnesota 1 0 0 1 4 0 4 0 X 10 6 0
WP: F. Liriano (5-3)
LP: A. Galarraga (12-5)
(78-63)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Minnesota
- J. Kubel hit sacrifice fly to deep center, D. Span scored, A. Casilla to third
Bot 4th: Minnesota
- D. Young homered to deep center
Top 5th: Detroit
- M. Thames homered to deep center
Bot 5th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep right, J. Mauer, A. Casilla and C. Gomez scored
Bot 7th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to left, A. Casilla scored
- D. Young doubled to deep left, J. Mauer scored, J. Kubel to third
- B. Buscher singled to left, J. Kubel and D. Young scored
Top 8th: Detroit
- M. Thames homered to deep left
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .303
    M. Joyce rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .311
    R. Santiago 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .322
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .315
    R. Raburn cf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .243
M. Cabrera 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .289
    J. Larish 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .222
G. Sheffield dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .225
M. Thames lf 3 2 2 2 0 0 0 .238
E. Renteria ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .269
M. Hessman 3b 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 .200
B. Inge c 3 0 0 0 0 3 2 .216
 Totals 31 2 5 2 1 12 9  
 Batting
HR - M Thames 2 (24, 5th inning off F Liriano 0 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off F Liriano 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Thames 2 (49).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Polanco 1.
GIDP - G Sheffield.
Team LOB - 3.
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 .296
A. Casilla 2b 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 .289
    A. Everett ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .203
J. Mauer c 3 2 1 1 1 0 2 .322
J. Morneau 1b 3 1 1 4 1 0 1 .311
J. Kubel dh 2 1 0 1 1 1 1 .273
D. Young lf 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 .289
B. Buscher 3b 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 .302
N. Punto ss-2b 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .285
C. Gomez cf 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .252
 Totals 29 10 6 10 8 5 11  
 Batting
2B - C Gomez (19, A Galarraga); D Young (25, C Fossum).
HR - D Young (9, 4th inning off A Galarraga 0 on, 1 Out), J Morneau (22, 5th inning off A Galarraga 3 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Kubel.
RBI - J Kubel (68), D Young 2 (61), J Morneau 4 (113), J Mauer (71), B Buscher 2 (43).
2-out RBI - D Young, B Buscher 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Young 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - C Gomez (29, 3rd base off A Galarraga/B Inge), A Casilla (6, 2nd base off F Dolsi/B Inge).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Buscher-A Casilla-J Morneau).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Galarraga (L, 12-5) 6.0 3 6 6 6 4 2 3.39
F. Dolsi 0.1 1 2 2 1 0 0 4.17
C. Fossum 1.2 2 2 2 1 1 0 5.40
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Liriano (W, 5-3) 7.0 5 2 2 1 9 2 3.33
M. Guerrier 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.48
B. Bonser 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 6.11
Pitches-strikes - A Galarraga 102-54; F Dolsi 12-5; C Fossum 29-17; F Liriano 99-63; M Guerrier 13-9; B Bonser 14-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Galarraga 5-9; F Dolsi 1-0; C Fossum 2-2; F Liriano 4-8; M Guerrier 0-2; B Bonser 0-1.
Batters faced - A Galarraga 27; F Dolsi 3; C Fossum 8; F Liriano 26; M Guerrier 3; B Bonser 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Tim Tschida. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 24,424.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
DETROIT'S MAGGLIO ORDONEZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 11:49 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Thames Marcus Thames
2-3, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
D. Young Delmon Young
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI