Cleveland 3, Minnesota 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(82-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 X 3 10 0
WP: S. Lewis (2-0) S: J. Lewis (9)
LP: K. Slowey (12-10)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Cleveland
- K. Shoppach homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Cleveland
- S. Choo homered to deep right, G. Sizemore scored
Top 9th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer homered to deep right
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .300
A. Casilla 2b 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .290
J. Mauer c 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .321
J. Morneau 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .310
M. Cuddyer dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .251
    J. Kubel ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .277
D. Young lf 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 .289
B. Harris 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .262
N. Punto ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .288
C. Gomez cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .253
 Totals 30 1 5 1 2 7 11  
 Batting
2B - D Young (26, S Lewis); N Punto (19, S Lewis).
HR - J Mauer (9, 9th inning off J Lewis 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Mauer (74).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Harris 1, A Casilla 1, C Gomez 1.
GIDP - J Mauer, B Harris.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Gomez (J Peralta at Home).
DP - 2 (A Casilla-N Punto-J Morneau, B Harris-J Morneau).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .271
D. Dellucci lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .242
    F. Gutierrez lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .246
S. Choo rf 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .303
J. Peralta ss 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .274
T. Hafner dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .213
K. Shoppach c 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .272
M. Aubrey 1b 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 .214
A. Marte 3b 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .218
A. Cabrera 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .245
 Totals 31 3 10 3 2 6 11  
 Batting
HR - K Shoppach (21, 4th inning off K Slowey 0 on, 2 Out), S Choo (11, 5th inning off K Slowey 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - K Shoppach (55), S Choo 2 (51).
2-out RBI - K Shoppach, S Choo 2.
GIDP - G Sizemore, K Shoppach.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - G Sizemore (38, 2nd base off K Slowey/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Cabrera-J Peralta-M Aubrey, A Cabrera-M Aubrey).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Slowey (L, 12-10) 6.0 7 3 3 1 6 2 3.66
B. Korecky 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
C. Breslow 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.09
M. Guerrier 0.0 2 0 0 1 0 0 4.84
D. Reyes 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.36
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Lewis (W, 2-0) 6.0 3 0 0 2 5 0 0.00
R. Betancourt (H, 10) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.98
R. Perez (H, 22) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.21
J. Lewis (S, 9) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 4.17
WP - S Lewis.
Pitches-strikes - K Slowey 98-66; B Korecky 3-2; C Breslow 4-2; M Guerrier 8-2; D Reyes 7-3; S Lewis 98-63; R Betancourt 13-11; R Perez 19-12; J Lewis 19-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Slowey 5-6; B Korecky 1-0; C Breslow 2-0; M Guerrier 0-0; D Reyes 3-0; S Lewis 7-6; R Betancourt 2-1; R Perez 2-0; J Lewis 2-0.
Batters faced - K Slowey 25; B Korecky 2; C Breslow 1; M Guerrier 3; D Reyes 2; S Lewis 22; R Betancourt 3; R Perez 3; J Lewis 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Sam Holbrook. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 19,607.
Weather: 64 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, Sep 15, 2008 10:00 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
D. Young Delmon Young
3-3
 Cleveland
S. Choo Shin-Soo Choo
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI