Texas 10, Minnesota 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 12 2
Texas 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 X 10 10 2
WP: M. Adams (3-3) S: J. Nathan (25)
LP: J. Burton (1-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
- J. Mauer doubled to left, B. Revere scored
Bot 1st: Texas
- J. Hamilton doubled to deep left center, I. Kinsler and E. Andrus scored
Top 3rd: Minnesota
- B. Revere safe at first on third baseman A. Beltre's throwing error, P. Florimon scored, B. Revere to second
Bot 5th: Texas
- J. Hamilton hit sacrifice fly to deep center, I. Kinsler scored
- A. Beltre homered to deep left
Top 6th: Minnesota
- P. Florimon grounded out to second, M. Carson scored, T. Plouffe to third
- D. Span singled to shallow right, T. Plouffe scored
Bot 8th: Texas
- M. Moreland doubled to deep left center, A. Beltre scored, N. Cruz to third
- G. Soto safe at first on shortstop P. Florimon's fielding error, N. Cruz scored, M. Moreland to third, D. Murphy to second
- I. Kinsler walked, M. Moreland scored, D. Murphy to third, G. Soto to second
- E. Andrus singled, D. Murphy scored, G. Soto to third, I. Kinsler to second
- J. Hamilton singled to center, G. Soto and I. Kinsler scored, E. Andrus to second
Top 9th: Minnesota
- D. Span safe at first on shortstop E. Andrus' throwing error, T. Plouffe and J. Carroll scored, P. Florimon to third, D. Span to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Span cf 5 0 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 .289
B. Revere rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .311
J. Mauer c 2 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 1 .317
R. Doumit dh 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 9 .286
J. Morneau 1b 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 .272
M. Carson lf 5 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .381
T. Plouffe 3b 5 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
J. Carroll 2b 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
P. Florimon ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 3 .318
 Totals 39 6 12 3 0 5 10 2 21  
 Batting
2B - D Span (32, R Oswalt); J Mauer (25, R Oswalt); P Florimon (2, R Oswalt).
S - B Revere, J Carroll.
RBI - D Span (35), J Mauer (64), P Florimon (1).
2-out RBI - D Span.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Revere 2, R Doumit 3, J Morneau 3, P Florimon 1.
Team LOB - 14.
 Base Running
SB - D Span 2 (14, 2nd base off M Kirkman/G Soto, 2nd base off M Adams/G Soto).
 
 Fielding
E - T Plouffe (12, field); P Florimon (3, field).
Outfield assists - M Carson.
DP - 1 (M Carson-T Plouffe).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 3 3 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 .266
E. Andrus ss 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .297
J. Hamilton cf 3 0 2 5 0 1 0 0 0 .287
A. Beltre 3b 5 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .310
N. Cruz rf 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .266
M. Young dh 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .271
    M. Moreland ph-dh-1b 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .291
D. Murphy lf 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .312
G. Soto c 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237
M. Olt 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .182
    T. Scheppers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Nathan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 10 10 10 1 5 5 0 13  
 Batting
2B - J Hamilton (23, S Diamond); A Beltre (25, J Burton); M Moreland (13, J Burton); G Soto (3, S Diamond).
HR - A Beltre (23, 5th inning off A Swarzak 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Hamilton.
RBI - I Kinsler (58), E Andrus (50), J Hamilton 5 (107), A Beltre (74), M Moreland (39), G Soto (11).
2-out RBI - I Kinsler, E Andrus, J Hamilton 2, A Beltre.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Beltre 1, M Young 1, D Murphy 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - E Andrus (12, throw); A Beltre (7, throw).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
S. Diamond 2.1 3 2 2 2 1 0 1.21 3.04  
A. Swarzak 2.2 3 2 2 1 1 1 1.40 4.66  
J. Gray 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.49 5.23  
J. Burton (L, 1-1) 0.2 3 6 1 2 1 0 0.99 2.27  
T. Robertson 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.66 6.89  
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Oswalt 5.1 7 4 3 1 4 0 1.56 5.94  
M. Kirkman (BS, 1) 0.1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1.16 4.05  
A. Ogando 1.1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0.97 2.75  
M. Adams (W, 3-3) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.29 2.63  
T. Scheppers 0.2 2 2 0 1 1 0 1.70 4.74  
J. Nathan (S, 25) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.03 2.59  
WP - A Swarzak, R Oswalt.
IBB - D Murphy (by J Burton).
HBP - J Mauer (by R Oswalt).
Pitches-strikes - S Diamond 54-30; A Swarzak 38-27; J Gray 20-17; J Burton 34-17; T Robertson 9-6; T Scheppers 26-14; J Nathan 7-4; R Oswalt 77-55; M Kirkman 21-9; A Ogando 17-14; M Adams 20-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Diamond 2-4; A Swarzak 2-5; J Gray 0-3; J Burton 5-1; T Robertson 1-0; T Scheppers 2-1; J Nathan 0-1; R Oswalt 7-7; M Kirkman 1-0; A Ogando 1-1; M Adams 0-1.
Batters faced - S Diamond 11; A Swarzak 12; J Gray 6; J Burton 9; T Robertson 2; T Scheppers 6; J Nathan 1; R Oswalt 26; M Kirkman 4; A Ogando 6; M Adams 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Ed Hickox. 2B--Chris Conroy. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Weather: 92 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, in from left.

Updated on Friday, Aug 24, 2012 3:13 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
T. Plouffe Trevor Plouffe
3-5
 Texas
J. Hamilton Josh Hamilton
2-3
5 RBI