Detroit 8, Minnesota 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- B. Revere grounded out to second
- T. Plouffe walked
- J. Mauer singled to shallow left center, T. Plouffe to third
- 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
- J. Benson grounded out to shortstop, C. Parmelee to second
- R. Tosoni struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Detroit
- A. Jackson popped out to shallow right
- M. Ordonez grounded out to second
- D. Young fouled out to catcher

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- T. Nishioka walked
- B. Revere singled to shallow left, T. Nishioka to second
- T. Plouffe flied out to shallow center
- J. Mauer grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, B. Revere out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Detroit
- M. Cabrera singled to right
- V. Martinez singled to shallow right, M. Cabrera to second
- A. Avila homered to deep left, M. Cabrera and V. Martinez scored
- J. Peralta singled to shallow center
- W. Betemit lined out to right
- R. Santiago flied out to center
- A. Jackson struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel walked
- D. Valencia grounded into double play shortstop to first, J. Kubel out at second
- C. Parmelee flied out to center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Detroit
- M. Ordonez singled to shallow center
- D. Young popped out to first
- M. Cabrera flied out to right
- V. Martinez popped out to third

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

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- J. Benson flied out to right center
- R. Tosoni grounded out to first
- T. Nishioka grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 4th: Detroit
- A. Avila hit by pitch
- J. Peralta flied out to right
- W. Betemit tripled to right, A. Avila scored
- R. Santiago homered to deep right, W. Betemit scored
- A. Jackson struck out swinging
- M. Ordonez grounded out to third

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 6

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- B. Revere flied out to shallow center
- T. Plouffe flied out to shallow right
- J. Mauer flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 6

  Bottom 5th: Detroit
- K. Waldrop relieved K. Slowey
- D. Young homered to deep left
- M. Cabrera lined out to right center
- V. Martinez grounded out to second
- A. Avila grounded out to third

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

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- D. Kelly in right field
- D. Schlereth relieved B. Penny
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- D. Valencia flied out to deep center
- C. Parmelee grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 6th: Detroit
- J. Peralta flied out to shallow left
- W. Betemit grounded out to third
- R. Santiago grounded out to second

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

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- B. Inge at third
- J. Benson struck out swinging
- R. Tosoni grounded out to pitcher
- T. Nishioka reached on bunt single
- B. Revere hit by pitch, T. Nishioka to second
- R. Perry relieved D. Schlereth
- T. Plouffe popped out to right center

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

  Bottom 7th: Detroit
- A. Jackson safe at first on shortstop T. Nishioka's fielding error
- D. Kelly sacrificed to third, A. Jackson to second
- D. Young flied out to center
- M. Cabrera intentionally walked
- V. Martinez grounded out to second

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

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Benoit relieved R. Perry
- J. Mauer lined out to right
- J. Kubel walked
- D. Valencia flied out to shallow right
- M. Tolbert at designated hitter
- M. Tolbert ran for M. Tolbert
- M. Tolbert stole second
- C. Parmelee walked
- J. Benson grounded into fielder's choice, M. Tolbert out at third, C. Parmelee to second

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

  Bottom 8th: Detroit
- M. Tolbert at designated hitter
- J. Mijares relieved K. Waldrop
- A. Avila doubled to deep center
- J. Peralta walked
- L. Oliveros relieved J. Mijares
- A. Avila to third on passed ball
- B. Inge hit sacrifice fly to left, A. Avila scored
- R. Santiago lined into double play, J. Peralta out at second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 8

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- J. Valverde relieved J. Benoit
- R. Tosoni struck out looking
- T. Nishioka grounded out to second
- B. Revere struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, Detroit 8
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
D. Valencia Danny Valencia
1-4
2 RBI
 Detroit
A. Avila Alex Avila
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI