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3 - 4
45-53

Game Story

Josh Willingham's time in Minnesota could be waning, with the trade deadline approaching and the veteran outfielder in the final year of his contract. Willingham's tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning sent the Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night. ''I pay...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cle 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 8 0
Min 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 X 4 9 2

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
Kurt SuzukiDFP
doubled to right center,
Kendrys MoralesDFP
and
Josh WillinghamDFP
scored
CLE 0 - MIN 2
Top 3rd: Cleveland
Chris DickersonDFP
singled to shallow right,
Mike AvilésDFP
scored
CLE 1 - MIN 2
Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
Trevor PlouffeDFP
doubled to left center,
Danny SantanaDFP
scored,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
out at third
CLE 1 - MIN 3
Top 5th: Cleveland
Yan GomesDFP
doubled to left,
Chris DickersonDFP
scored
CLE 2 - MIN 3
Top 8th: Cleveland
Roberto PérezDFP
singled to center,
Michael BrantleyDFP
scored
CLE 3 - MIN 3
Bottom 8th: Minnesota
Josh WillinghamDFP
homered to deep left
CLE 3 - MIN 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jason KipnisDFP
2B
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .258
Asdrubal CabreraDFP
SS
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .247
Chris DickersonDFP
PH-CF-LF
3 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 1 .407
Yan GomesDFP
DH
3 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 1 .273
Carlos SantanaDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .205
Ryan RaburnDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .201
Michael BrantleyDFP
PH-CF
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .328
Nick SwisherDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .207
Roberto PérezDFP
C
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .364
Lonnie ChisenhallDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .329
Mike AvilésDFP
CF-SS
4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .264
Totals 35 3 8 3 0 3 8 2 12
Batting
2B - Y Gomes (15, K Johnson); M Brantley (25, C Fien)
RBI - C Dickerson (4), Y Gomes (38), R Perez (3)
2-out RBI - C Dickerson, Y Gomes, R Perez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Gomes 1, C Santana 1, R Raburn 1
GIDP - R Perez
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - J Kipnis (14, 3rd base off C Thielbar/K Suzuki), M Aviles (9, 2nd base off K Johnson/K Suzuki)
Fielding
Outfield assists - C Dickerson

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313
Brian DozierDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .234
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .247
Kendrys MoralesDFP
1B
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .240
Josh WillinghamDFP
LF
3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .217
Sam FuldDFP
LF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
4 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .311
Chris ColabelloDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .239
Chris ParmeleeDFP
RF
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .267
Eduardo EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .272
Totals 31 4 9 4 1 3 5 0 12
Batting
2B - D Santana (11, T House); T Plouffe (29, T House); K Suzuki (19, T House)
HR - J Willingham (9, 8th inning off B Shaw 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - T Plouffe (45), J Willingham (28), K Suzuki 2 (40)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Escobar 3
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - T Plouffe (8, throw); C Thielbar (1, throw)
DP - 1 (E Escobar-K Morales)

Pitching

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
TJ HouseDFP
5.0 6 3 3 3 2 0 1.56 4.50
C.C. LeeDFP
0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 4.26
Nick HagadoneDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.40 3.60
John AxfordDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.45 3.26
Bryan ShawDFP
(L, 4-2)
1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1.16 2.76

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kris JohnsonDFP
5.0 5 2 2 3 4 0 1.95 4.73
Caleb ThielbarDFP
(HLD, 5)
1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.03 2.81
Jared BurtonDFP
(HLD, 10)
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.29 4.54
Casey FienDFP
(W, 5-4)(BS, 2)
1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0.94 2.34
Glen PerkinsDFP
(SV, 23)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.04 2.83
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - T House 89-56; C Lee 8-7; N Hagadone 10-7; J Axford 11-8; B Shaw 17-10; K Johnson 91-57; C Thielbar 26-16; J Burton 4-3; C Fien 24-17; G Perkins 13-9
Ground balls-fly balls - T House 7-4; C Lee 1-2; N Hagadone 0-1; J Axford 1-1; B Shaw 1-1; K Johnson 7-5; C Thielbar 2-0; J Burton 0-0; C Fien 3-0; G Perkins 1-1
Batters faced - T House 22; C Lee 3; N Hagadone 2; J Axford 3; B Shaw 4; K Johnson 23; C Thielbar 6; J Burton 1; C Fien 5; G Perkins 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:01.
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--D.J. Reyburn. 2B--Will Little. 3B--Brian O'Nora.
Weather: 89 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 25,109.