Minnesota 12, Texas 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(75-60)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 4 10 0
Minnesota 5 0 1 3 0 0 3 0 X 12 11 0
WP: C. Pavano (16-10)
LP: C. Lewis (9-12)
(79-57)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Minnesota
- J.J. Hardy ground rule double to deep center, D. Span and O. Hudson scored, J. Thome to third
- M. Tolbert tripled to right, J. Thome, J.J. Hardy and J. Repko scored
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Thome homered to deep right center
Bot 4th: Minnesota
- J. Thome homered to deep center, O. Hudson and M. Cuddyer scored
Top 5th: Texas
- M. Moreland singled to shallow right, N. Cruz scored, I. Kinsler to second
Top 6th: Texas
- J. Borbon doubled to right center, C. Guzman and M. Young scored
Bot 7th: Minnesota
- M. Tolbert tripled to center, T. Plouffe and J.J. Hardy scored
- M. Tolbert scored on wild pitch
Top 9th: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
E. Andrus ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
    C. Guzman ss 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .135
M. Young 3b 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .289
    A. Cora 3b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
J. Hamilton cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .361
    J. Borbon cf 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .271
V. Guerrero dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .294
N. Cruz lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .311
I. Kinsler 2b 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .300
M. Moreland 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .250
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
B. Molina c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .208
    T. Teagarden c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .138
 Totals 35 4 10 4 1 2 1 0 17  
 Batting
2B - J Borbon (9, C Pavano); N Cruz (23, C Pavano).
HR - I Kinsler (7, 9th inning off R Delaney 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Borbon 2 (30), I Kinsler (39), M Moreland (13).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Cruz 1.
GIDP - C Guzman, B Molina.
Team LOB - 6.
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Span cf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .269
O. Hudson 2b 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .283
    A. Casilla 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273
M. Cuddyer 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .275
J. Thome dh 2 3 2 4 2 2 0 0 0 .270
    T. Plouffe pr-dh 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .133
D. Young lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .300
J.J. Hardy ss 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 .262
J. Repko rf 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .202
M. Tolbert 3b 4 1 2 5 0 0 1 0 1 .250
D. Butera c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .188
 Totals 35 12 11 11 2 5 5 0 15  
 Batting
2B - J Hardy (16, C Lewis).
3B - M Tolbert 2 (2, C Lewis, R Harden).
HR - J Thome 2 (20, 3rd inning off C Lewis 0 on, 0 Out, 4th inning off C Lewis 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Thome 4 (49), J Hardy 2 (30), M Tolbert 5 (13).
2-out RBI - J Thome 3, J Hardy 2, M Tolbert 5.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Young 1, D Butera 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Tolbert-O Hudson-M Cuddyer, A Casilla-J Hardy-M Cuddyer).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Lewis (L, 9-12) 3.2 8 9 9 2 2 2 1.22 3.96  
D. Nippert 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.94 5.19  
R. Harden 2.0 2 3 3 1 1 0 1.61 5.36  
P. Strop 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2.53 11.37  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Pavano (W, 16-10) 8.0 8 3 3 1 1 0 1.15 3.52  
R. Delaney 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 1 3.00 9.00  
WP - R Harden.
HBP - J Repko (by C Lewis).
Pitches-strikes - C Lewis 77-47; D Nippert 19-10; R Harden 39-23; P Strop 22-14; C Pavano 108-71; R Delaney 20-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Lewis 6-7; D Nippert 0-4; R Harden 2-3; P Strop 1-1; C Pavano 20-7; R Delaney 3-1.
Batters faced - C Lewis 22; D Nippert 5; R Harden 9; P Strop 5; C Pavano 32; R Delaney 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Tim Timmons. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Bob Davidson.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 5, 2010 5:12 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
I. Kinsler Ian Kinsler
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Thome Jim Thome
2-2, 2 HR
4 RBI