Detroit 8, Minnesota 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(59-85)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 6 1
Detroit 0 3 0 3 1 0 0 1 X 8 9 0
WP: B. Penny (10-10)
LP: K. Slowey (0-5)
(82-62)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
- J. Kubel singled to shallow right, T. Plouffe scored, J. Mauer to third
- D. Valencia tripled to deep right center, J. Mauer and J. Kubel scored
- C. Parmelee singled to shallow left, D. Valencia scored
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- A. Avila homered to deep left, M. Cabrera and V. Martinez scored
Bot 4th: Detroit
- W. Betemit tripled to right, A. Avila scored
- R. Santiago homered to deep right, W. Betemit scored
Bot 5th: Detroit
- D. Young homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Detroit
- B. Inge hit sacrifice fly to left, A. Avila scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Revere cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .251
T. Plouffe 2b 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .238
J. Mauer c 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
J. Kubel dh 2 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 .282
    M. Tolbert pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .202
D. Valencia 3b 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .249
C. Parmelee 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .364
J. Benson rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
R. Tosoni lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .172
T. Nishioka ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .226
 Totals 31 4 6 4 0 5 5 1 11  
 Batting
3B - D Valencia (2, B Penny).
RBI - J Kubel (56), D Valencia 2 (67), C Parmelee (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Plouffe 1, J Benson 1, R Tosoni 1.
GIDP - J Mauer, D Valencia.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - M Tolbert (3, 2nd base off J Benoit/A Avila).
 
 Fielding
E - T Nishioka (12, field).
PB - J Mauer.
DP - 1 (C Parmelee).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .255
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
    D. Kelly rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
D. Young lf 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .276
M. Cabrera 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .332
V. Martinez dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .326
A. Avila c 3 3 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 .303
J. Peralta ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .307
W. Betemit 3b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .285
    B. Inge 3b 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .190
R. Santiago 2b 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 .256
 Totals 31 8 9 8 3 2 2 0 11  
 Batting
2B - A Avila (30, J Mijares).
3B - W Betemit (2, K Slowey).
HR - D Young (8, 5th inning off K Waldrop 0 on, 0 Out), A Avila (18, 2nd inning off K Slowey 2 on, 0 Out), R Santiago (5, 4th inning off K Slowey 1 on, 1 Out).
S - D Kelly.
SF - B Inge.
RBI - D Young (50), A Avila 3 (72), W Betemit (43), B Inge (21), R Santiago 2 (26).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (R Santiago-J Peralta-M Cabrera, J Peralta-M Cabrera).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
K. Slowey (L, 0-5) 4.0 7 6 6 0 2 2 1.40 6.07  
K. Waldrop 3.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 1.29 5.79  
J. Mijares 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.73 4.34  
L. Oliveros 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 5.19  
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Penny (W, 10-10) 5.0 5 4 4 3 1 0 1.52 5.19  
D. Schlereth (H, 7) 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.31 3.55  
R. Perry (H, 3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.63 5.58  
J. Benoit (H, 26) 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.10 3.23  
J. Valverde 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.25 2.45  
IBB - M Cabrera (by K Waldrop).
HBP - A Avila (by K Slowey); B Revere (by D Schlereth).
Pitches-strikes - K Slowey 59-41; K Waldrop 38-23; J Mijares 11-5; L Oliveros 10-5; B Penny 96-56; D Schlereth 21-13; R Perry 2-2; J Benoit 19-7; J Valverde 13-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Slowey 2-9; K Waldrop 6-3; J Mijares 0-1; L Oliveros 0-0; B Penny 9-7; D Schlereth 2-1; R Perry 0-1; J Benoit 1-1; J Valverde 1-0.
Batters faced - K Slowey 20; K Waldrop 12; J Mijares 2; L Oliveros 2; B Penny 21; D Schlereth 7; R Perry 1; J Benoit 5; J Valverde 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Knight. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Bob Davidson. 3B--Mike Muchlinski.
Weather: 72 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, out to left.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 3:42 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
D. Valencia Danny Valencia
1-4
2 RBI
 Detroit
A. Avila Alex Avila
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI