Detroit 7, Minnesota 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 6 0
Detroit 2 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 X 7 8 0
WP: J. Bonderman (5-6) S: J. Valverde (19)
LP: N. Blackburn (7-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span flied out to center
- O. Hudson singled to right
- J. Mauer flied out to shallow left
- J. Thome struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Detroit 0

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- A. Jackson doubled to shallow right
- J. Damon grounded out to shortstop, A. Jackson to third
- M. Ordonez grounded into fielder's choice, A. Jackson out at home
- M. Cabrera homered to deep center, M. Ordonez scored
- B. Boesch grounded out to second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Detroit 2

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel flied out to deep center
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third
- D. Young flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Detroit 2

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- C. Guillen flied out to deep left center
- B. Inge grounded out to third
- A. Avila homered to deep left
- R. Santiago grounded out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Detroit 3

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J.J. Hardy grounded out to shortstop
- N. Punto walked
- D. Span doubled to right, N. Punto to third
- O. Hudson singled to shallow left center, N. Punto and D. Span scored
- J. Mauer grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, O. Hudson out at second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Detroit 3

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- A. Jackson struck out swinging
- J. Damon flied out to center
- M. Ordonez homered to deep left
- M. Cabrera grounded out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Detroit 4

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- J. Thome flied out to left center
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- M. Cuddyer homered to deep left
- D. Young grounded out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Detroit 4

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- B. Boesch grounded out to shortstop
- C. Guillen doubled to shallow right
- B. Inge grounded out to second, C. Guillen to third
- A. Avila grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Detroit 4

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- J.J. Hardy popped out to third
- N. Punto flied out to left
- D. Span flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Detroit 4

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- R. Santiago doubled to left
- A. Jackson walked
- J. Damon homered to deep right, R. Santiago and A. Jackson scored
- B. Duensing relieved N. Blackburn
- M. Ordonez grounded out to third
- M. Cabrera walked
- B. Boesch doubled to deep left center, M. Cabrera to third
- C. Guillen struck out swinging
- B. Inge intentionally walked
- A. Avila lined out to right

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Detroit 7

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- O. Hudson flied out to left
- J. Mauer fouled out to shallow left
- J. Thome flied out to deep right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Detroit 7

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- K. Slowey relieved B. Duensing
- R. Santiago flied out to deep center
- A. Jackson flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, Detroit 7

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- D. Schlereth relieved J. Bonderman
- J. Kubel doubled to deep center
- R. Weinhardt relieved D. Schlereth
- M. Cuddyer flied out to right center, J. Kubel to third
- D. Young grounded out to second, J. Kubel scored
- J.J. Hardy flied out to center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 7

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez fouled out to third
- M. Cabrera grounded out to third
- B. Boesch flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 7

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- N. Punto grounded out to second
- P. Coke relieved R. Weinhardt
- D. Span struck out looking
- O. Hudson singled to left
- J. Mauer struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 7

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- R. Mahay relieved K. Slowey
- C. Guillen grounded out to third
- B. Inge walked
- A. Avila flied out to deep center
- R. Santiago struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 7

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- D. Kelly in left field
- J. Valverde relieved P. Coke
- J. Thome struck out swinging
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 7
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
O. Hudson Orlando Hudson
3-4
2 RBI
 Detroit
J. Damon Johnny Damon
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI