Minnesota 6, Cleveland 5, 12 innings
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(61-87)
  Final 12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 6 16 2
Cleveland 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 11 0
WP: T. Robertson (2-2) S: G. Perkins (12)
LP: S. Maine (1-1)
(61-87)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to shallow left, D. Span scored, B. Revere to third
- J. Morneau hit sacrifice fly to left, B. Revere scored
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera grounded out to first, S. Choo scored, J. Kipnis to second
Bot 2nd: Cleveland
- L. Chisenhall homered to deep center
Top 4th: Minnesota
- E. Escobar grounded out to third, R. Doumit scored
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- C. Kotchman safe at first on third baseman T. Plouffe's fielding error, C. Santana scored, M. Brantley to third, R. Canzler to second
- E. Carrera grounded into fielder's choice, M. Brantley scored, R. Canzler to third, C. Kotchman out at second
Top 7th: Minnesota
- J. Willingham singled to left, D. Span scored, J. Mauer to second
Top 12th: Minnesota
- A. Casilla singled to shallow right, D. Mastroianni scored
- P. Florimon singled to shallow right, A. Casilla scored, J. Carroll to second, J. Carroll out at third
Bot 12th: Cleveland
- C. Santana homered to deep left
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Span cf 6 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .290
B. Revere rf 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .293
J. Mauer c 4 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 1 .325
J. Willingham lf 6 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 5 .257
    M. Carson lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
J. Morneau 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 .277
R. Doumit dh 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .281
    D. Mastroianni pr-dh 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .252
T. Plouffe 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .232
    A. Casilla pr-2b 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .228
J. Carroll 2b-3b 6 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .257
E. Escobar ss 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .211
    C. Parmelee ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .239
    P. Florimon ss 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242
 Totals 49 6 16 6 0 4 7 3 22  
 Batting
2B - D Span (34, D Huff); R Doumit (31, V Pestano); J Carroll (16, D Huff).
SF - J Morneau.
RBI - J Mauer (78), J Willingham (106), J Morneau (76), A Casilla (29), E Escobar (8), P Florimon (6).
2-out RBI - A Casilla, P Florimon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Span 1, J Morneau 1, R Doumit 1, C Parmelee 1.
GIDP - J Morneau.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - D Span (15, 2nd base off C Allen/C Santana), D Mastroianni (21, 2nd base off S Maine/C Santana), A Casilla (18, 2nd base off V Pestano/C Santana).
 
 Fielding
E - T Plouffe (16, field); A Casilla (8, field).
DP - 1 (E Escobar-J Carroll-J Morneau).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Choo rf 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .277
J. Kipnis 2b 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .253
A. Cabrera ss 5 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .268
C. Santana c 6 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 5 .255
M. Brantley cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .281
R. Canzler dh 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .278
L. Chisenhall 3b 5 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 6 .278
C. Kotchman 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
    M. LaPorta ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
E. Carrera lf 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 .243
 Totals 48 5 11 4 2 2 9 1 22  
 Batting
HR - C Santana (16, 12th inning off G Perkins 0 on, 2 Out), L Chisenhall (5, 2nd inning off P Walters 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Cabrera (58), C Santana (68), L Chisenhall (14), E Carrera (7).
2-out RBI - C Santana.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Choo 2, J Kipnis 2, M Brantley 1, L Chisenhall 2.
GIDP - C Santana.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - E Carrera (7, 2nd base off B Duensing/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - S Choo.
DP - 1 (J Kipnis-A Cabrera-C Kotchman).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
P.J. Walters 5.0 8 4 2 1 3 1 1.62 6.39  
B. Duensing (BS, 1) 3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.38 4.77  
J. Burton 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.92 2.08  
C. Fien 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.02 1.53  
T. Robertson (W, 2-2) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 5.70  
G. Perkins (S, 12) 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.09 2.52  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Huff 4.1 7 3 3 1 3 0 1.16 2.61  
C. Seddon 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.37 4.00  
F. Herrmann 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.95 3.55  
C. Allen (BS, 1) 0.1 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.46 3.28  
S. Barnes 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.53 5.17  
V. Pestano 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.03 2.13  
C. Perez 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.08 3.42  
J. Smith 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.24 3.26  
E. Rogers 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.10 2.47  
S. Maine (L, 1-1) 0.2 4 2 2 0 0 0 3.00 7.71  
IBB - M Brantley (by C Fien); J Mauer (by C Perez).
Pitches-strikes - P Walters 89-52; B Duensing 41-28; J Burton 10-4; C Fien 17-9; T Robertson 9-6; G Perkins 16-12; D Huff 84-55; C Seddon 6-5; F Herrmann 9-6; C Allen 13-8; S Barnes 1-1; V Pestano 21-17; C Perez 12-7; J Smith 14-10; E Rogers 19-10; S Maine 13-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Walters 7-6; B Duensing 4-1; J Burton 3-0; C Fien 1-2; T Robertson 2-1; G Perkins 0-1; D Huff 9-5; C Seddon 1-1; F Herrmann 1-1; C Allen 1-1; S Barnes 1-0; V Pestano 1-1; C Perez 3-0; J Smith 0-2; E Rogers 2-1; S Maine 3-1.
Batters faced - P Walters 24; B Duensing 10; J Burton 3; C Fien 5; T Robertson 4; G Perkins 4; D Huff 21; C Seddon 3; F Herrmann 3; C Allen 4; S Barnes 1; V Pestano 4; C Perez 5; J Smith 3; E Rogers 5; S Maine 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Muchlinski. 1B--Sam Holbrook. 2B--Andy Fletcher. 3B--Joe West.
Weather: 59 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, left to right.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012 11:17 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Mauer Joe Mauer
3-4
1 RBI
 Cleveland
C. Santana Carlos Santana
2-6, 1 HR
1 RBI