Minnesota 6, Boston 5, 10 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 13 3
Boston 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 14 0
WP: J. Gray (6-1) S: J. Burton (4)
LP: V. Padilla (4-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Minnesota
- D. Mastroianni singled to shortstop, J. Morneau scored
Bot 2nd: Boston
- K. Shoppach singled to center, C. Crawford scored
Bot 3rd: Boston
- A. Gonzalez singled to left center, D. Pedroia scored, C. Ross to second
- C. Crawford homered to deep right center, C. Ross and A. Gonzalez scored
Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Willingham walked, D. Span scored, B. Revere to third, J. Mauer to second
- J. Morneau singled to shallow center, B. Revere and J. Mauer scored, J. Willingham to third
- D. Valencia hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Willingham scored
Top 10th: Minnesota
- J. Carroll singled to shallow right center, D. Mastroianni scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Span cf 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .291
B. Revere rf 6 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .319
J. Mauer c 3 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .321
J. Willingham dh 3 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 .264
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 .269
D. Valencia 3b 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 4 .198
D. Mastroianni lf 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .270
B. Dozier ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .240
J. Carroll 2b 4 0 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 .243
 Totals 40 6 13 6 0 5 6 0 16  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau 2 (22, F Doubront, C Breslow); D Mastroianni (2, V Padilla); J Carroll (13, J Tazawa).
SF - D Valencia.
RBI - J Willingham (80), J Morneau 2 (49), D Valencia (17), D Mastroianni (10), J Carroll (31).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Span 1, B Revere 2, J Willingham 1, D Valencia 2, B Dozier 1.
GIDP - J Willingham.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
CS - J Mauer (3, 2nd base by F Doubront/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
E - J Mauer (4, throw); J Morneau (3, field); D Valencia (4, field).
DP - 3 (B Dozier-J Carroll-J Morneau, B Duensing-B Dozier-J Morneau, J Carroll-B Dozier-J Morneau).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 6 .259
D. Pedroia 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .264
C. Ross rf 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .265
A. Gonzalez 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 .302
R. Lavarnway dh 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .125
    P. Ciriaco pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .329
W. Middlebrooks 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .290
C. Crawford lf 5 2 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 .254
K. Shoppach c 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .264
M. Aviles ss 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .255
 Totals 43 5 14 5 1 2 8 0 22  
 Batting
2B - C Ross (19, C Fien); R Lavarnway (1, J Gray); C Crawford (1, B Duensing).
HR - C Crawford (3, 3rd inning off B Duensing 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Gonzalez (63), C Crawford 3 (8), K Shoppach (16).
2-out RBI - C Crawford 3, K Shoppach.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Ellsbury 1, D Pedroia 2, R Lavarnway 1, W Middlebrooks 2.
GIDP - D Pedroia, A Gonzalez, R Lavarnway.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (F Doubront-D Pedroia-A Gonzalez).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Duensing 6.0 10 5 2 0 3 1 1.36 4.53  
C. Fien 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0.90 1.46  
A. Burnett 0.1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.22 2.84  
T. Robertson 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.41 7.84  
J. Gray (W, 6-1) 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.56 5.62  
J. Burton (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.93 2.36  
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
F. Doubront 5.0 8 5 5 4 2 0 1.45 4.37  
J. Tazawa 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 1.08  
C. Breslow 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.75 0.00  
M. Melancon 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.52 8.34  
A. Miller 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.98 3.04  
V. Padilla (L, 4-1) 1.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.38 3.82  
IBB - A Gonzalez (by C Fien).
HBP - J Morneau (by A Miller).
Pitches-strikes - B Duensing 90-60; C Fien 20-12; A Burnett 12-8; T Robertson 7-5; J Gray 17-16; J Burton 15-9; F Doubront 97-60; J Tazawa 12-10; C Breslow 17-11; M Melancon 12-9; A Miller 19-9; V Padilla 22-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Duensing 14-6; C Fien 0-2; A Burnett 2-0; T Robertson 0-0; J Gray 1-3; J Burton 0-2; F Doubront 8-5; J Tazawa 1-0; C Breslow 3-2; M Melancon 1-1; A Miller 2-0; V Padilla 1-1.
Batters faced - B Duensing 27; C Fien 5; A Burnett 4; T Robertson 1; J Gray 5; J Burton 3; F Doubront 25; J Tazawa 2; C Breslow 5; M Melancon 4; A Miller 5; V Padilla 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--David Rackley. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Mike Winters.
Weather: 88 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, out to center.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 4, 2012 4:49 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Morneau Justin Morneau
4-4
2 RBI
 Boston
C. Crawford Carl Crawford
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI