Minnesota 8, Cleveland 7
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 7 8 1
Minnesota 0 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 1 8 12 0
WP: B. Duensing (4-10)
LP: V. Pestano (3-2)
(58-82)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- C. Santana homered to deep right
- S. Choo hit sacrifice fly to right, B. Lillibridge scored, J. Donald to third
- J. Donald scored, L. Marson to second on wild pitch
Top 3rd: Cleveland
- B. Lillibridge hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Brantley scored
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Mauer tripled to right center, J. Carroll scored
- J. Morneau homered to deep right, J. Mauer scored
Bot 4th: Minnesota
- P. Florimon singled to shallow left, D. Mastroianni scored
- B. Revere singled to shallow right center, P. Florimon scored
Top 5th: Cleveland
- C. Santana doubled to deep center, M. Brantley scored, C. Santana to third advancing on throw
- R. Canzler singled to shallow left, C. Santana scored
Bot 7th: Minnesota
- C. Parmelee singled to shallow right, J. Carroll and J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to second
Top 8th: Cleveland
- J. Donald tripled to right center, B. Lillibridge scored
Bot 9th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep right
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Choo rf 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 .282
J. Kipnis 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .254
A. Cabrera dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .267
    M. LaPorta ph-dh 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161
    V. Rottino pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Brantley cf 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .285
C. Santana 1b-c 5 2 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 .249
R. Canzler lf 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .385
    E. Carrera lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .253
B. Lillibridge ss 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .194
J. Donald 3b 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 .191
L. Marson c 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .231
    C. Kotchman ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227
 Totals 33 7 8 6 1 6 6 0 11  
 Batting
2B - C Santana (25, A Swarzak); B Lillibridge (6, E Vasquez).
3B - J Donald (1, J Burton).
HR - C Santana (15, 2nd inning off E Vasquez 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - S Choo, B Lillibridge.
RBI - S Choo (54), C Santana 2 (63), R Canzler (4), B Lillibridge (9), J Donald (9).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kipnis 1, A Cabrera 1, E Carrera 1, J Donald 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - J Kipnis (6, field).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Revere cf 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 .301
J. Carroll 2b 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258
J. Mauer dh 5 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 .317
J. Morneau 1b 4 2 2 3 2 1 2 0 1 .277
R. Doumit c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .283
C. Parmelee rf 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .245
D. Mastroianni lf 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 .255
E. Escobar 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218
P. Florimon ss 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 .254
 Totals 39 8 12 8 2 1 7 4 12  
 Batting
2B - J Mauer (29, E Rogers).
3B - J Mauer (3, C Kluber).
HR - J Morneau 2 (19, 3rd inning off C Kluber 1 on, 1 Out, 9th inning off V Pestano 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - B Revere (30), J Mauer (75), J Morneau 3 (73), C Parmelee 2 (17), P Florimon (4).
2-out RBI - J Morneau, C Parmelee 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Mauer 1, D Mastroianni 1, P Florimon 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - B Revere 2 (36, 2nd base off C Kluber/L Marson, 2nd base off E Rogers/L Marson), D Mastroianni (19, 2nd base off C Kluber/L Marson), P Florimon (2, 2nd base off C Kluber/L Marson).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Kluber 3.2 8 5 4 0 4 1 1.63 5.26  
C. Seddon 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.48 4.44  
E. Rogers (H, 4) 1.1 2 2 2 1 1 0 1.10 2.68  
T. Sipp (BS, 1) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.25 4.56  
J. Smith 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.19 2.98  
V. Pestano (L, 3-2) 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.04 2.20  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
E. Vasquez 3.0 3 4 4 5 2 1 2.08 9.35  
A. Swarzak 2.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 1.38 5.09  
C. Fien 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.99 1.32  
J. Burton (BS, 3) 0.2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0.96 2.19  
B. Duensing (W, 4-10) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.43 5.03  
WP - C Kluber, E Vasquez.
IBB - J Morneau (by E Rogers).
HBP - B Lillibridge (by J Burton).
Pitches-strikes - C Kluber 83-57; C Seddon 19-14; E Rogers 41-25; T Sipp 5-4; J Smith 13-11; V Pestano 5-4; E Vasquez 68-32; A Swarzak 32-23; C Fien 26-16; J Burton 19-10; B Duensing 18-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Kluber 9-3; C Seddon 2-1; E Rogers 3-1; T Sipp 1-1; J Smith 1-0; V Pestano 1-1; E Vasquez 3-6; A Swarzak 6-1; C Fien 1-2; J Burton 1-0; B Duensing 4-0.
Batters faced - C Kluber 20; C Seddon 4; E Rogers 7; T Sipp 2; J Smith 4; V Pestano 3; E Vasquez 17; A Swarzak 9; C Fien 6; J Burton 5; B Duensing 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--David Rackley. 1B--D.J. Reyburn. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Dale Scott.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, right to left.

Updated on Monday, Sep 10, 2012 3:09 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
C. Santana Carlos Santana
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Morneau Justin Morneau
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI