Minnesota 5, Cleveland 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(63-49)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 5 6 1
Cleveland 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 0
WP: B. Duensing (5-1) S: M. Capps (2)
LP: D. Huff (2-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- S. Choo singled to shallow center, M. Brantley scored
- M. LaPorta homered to deep left, S. Choo scored
Bot 2nd: Cleveland
- L. Marson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, T. Crowe scored, J. Donald out at second
Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Thome homered to deep right center, M. Cuddyer scored
- O. Hudson doubled to center, J.J. Hardy and J. Repko scored
- D. Young grounded into fielder's choice, O. Hudson scored, J. Mauer out at second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Repko cf-rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .314
O. Hudson 2b 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .285
J. Mauer c 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .322
D. Young lf 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 .321
J. Kubel rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .266
    D. Span cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
M. Cuddyer 1b 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .273
J. Thome dh 3 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 .262
D. Valencia 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .333
J.J. Hardy ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .270
 Totals 32 5 6 5 1 3 4 0 8  
 Batting
2B - J Repko (6, D Huff); O Hudson (16, D Huff).
HR - J Thome (14, 5th inning off D Huff 1 on, 0 Out).
S - O Hudson.
RBI - O Hudson 2 (29), D Young (84), J Thome 2 (36).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Young 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - O Hudson (4, field).
DP - 1 (J Hardy-O Hudson-M Cuddyer).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Brantley cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
A. Cabrera ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .262
S. Choo rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .295
S. Duncan dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
M. LaPorta 1b 4 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 .259
A. Marte 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .198
    J. Brown ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .238
T. Crowe lf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
J. Donald 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .255
L. Marson c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .190
 Totals 35 4 9 3 1 0 5 0 11  
 Batting
3B - M Brantley (1, B Duensing).
HR - M LaPorta (7, 1st inning off B Duensing 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - S Choo (53), M LaPorta 2 (27).
2-out RBI - M LaPorta 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Donald 1, L Marson 1.
GIDP - L Marson.
Team LOB - 4.
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Duensing (W, 5-1) 7.1 9 4 3 0 3 1 1.11 2.27  
M. Guerrier (H, 17) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.11 3.40  
M. Capps (S, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.40 1.80  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Huff (L, 2-11) 4.1 6 5 5 2 1 1 1.69 6.21  
J. Germano 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.68 0.00  
R. Perez 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.61 3.51  
C. Perez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.26 2.38  
WP - D Huff.
HPB - J Repko (by J Germano).
Pitches-strikes - B Duensing 104-67; M Guerrier 4-3; M Capps 13-11; D Huff 87-51; J Germano 28-17; R Perez 23-15; C Perez 13-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Duensing 12-8; M Guerrier 1-1; M Capps 1-0; D Huff 11-5; J Germano 2-2; R Perez 3-1; C Perez 0-2.
Batters faced - B Duensing 30; M Guerrier 2; M Capps 3; D Huff 21; J Germano 8; R Perez 5; C Perez 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--D.J. Reyburn. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--Gerry Davis.

Updated on Monday, Aug 9, 2010 3:45 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Thome Jim Thome
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
M. LaPorta Matt LaPorta
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI