36-72
3 - 4
46-60

Game Story

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- After watching his Minnesota Twins fumble through a mistake-filled sweep at the hands of the Kansas City Royals, Ron Gardenhire held a lengthy pregame workout to refocus on the fundamentals and grab everyone's attention.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 R H E
Hou 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 7 1
Min 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 11 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
Joe MauerDFP
hit sacrifice fly to center,
Clete ThomasDFP
scored
HOU 0 - MIN 1
Top 5th: Houston
Jason CastroDFP
singled to shallow center,
Robbie GrossmanDFP
and
Jonathan VillarDFP
scored,
Jake ElmoreDFP
to third
HOU 2 - MIN 1
Bottom 8th: Minnesota
Justin MorneauDFP
singled to shallow right,
Brian DozierDFP
scored
HOU 2 - MIN 2
Top 9th: Houston
Matt DomínguezDFP
doubled to deep left,
L.J. HoesDFP
scored,
Matt DomínguezDFP
out at third
HOU 3 - MIN 2
Bottom 9th: Minnesota
Brian DozierDFP
singled to center,
Doug BernierDFP
scored,
Chris HerrmannDFP
to second
HOU 3 - MIN 3
Bottom 13th: Minnesota
Brian DozierDFP
singled to shallow right center,
Clete ThomasDFP
scored
HOU 3 - MIN 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jonathan VillarDFP
SS
4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .195
Jake ElmoreDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .231
Jason CastroDFP
DH
6 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 4 .263
Brett WallaceDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .219
Carlos CorporánDFP
C
5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .244
Marc KraussDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .190
L.J. HoesDFP
PH-RF
2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .236
Brandon BarnesDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .245
Robbie GrossmanDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 1 3 1 2 .236
Totals 41 3 7 3 0 5 11 1 13
Batting
2B - M Dominguez (16, G Perkins); B Barnes (12, S Deduno)
S - J Villar
RBI - J Castro 2 (41), M Dominguez (55)
2-out RBI - J Castro 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Castro 3, B Wallace 1
GIDP - C Corporan
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - R Grossman (4, 2nd base off S Deduno/J Mauer)
CS - B Barnes (7, 2nd base by J Burton/J Mauer)
Fielding
E - J Villar (2, throw)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian DozierDFP
2B
7 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 2 .236
Joe MauerDFP
C
5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .323
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
6 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 .265
Ryan DoumitDFP
RF
6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .241
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
LF
6 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 3 .259
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
5 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 .242
Chris ColabelloDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .179
Doug BernierDFP
PR-SS
1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .235
Clete ThomasDFP
CF
4 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 .228
Pedro FlorimónDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .232
Chris HerrmannDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .265
Casey FienDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Josh RoenickeDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jamey CarrollDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
Ryan PresslyDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Kevin CorreiaDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 47 4 11 4 0 5 7 0 21
Batting
2B - B Dozier (20, J Cisnero); J Morneau (27, J Cosart)
S - C Thomas, K Correia
SF - J Mauer
RBI - B Dozier 2 (39), J Mauer (37), J Morneau (55)
2-out RBI - B Dozier
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 1, O Arcia 1, T Plouffe 1, C Thomas 1
Team LOB - 13
Fielding
Outfield assists - C Thomas
DP - 2 (J Morneau, T Plouffe-B Dozier-J Morneau)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jarred CosartDFP
7.0 5 1 1 1 4 0 1.07 0.96
José CisneroDFP
(BS, 2)
0.1 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.55 3.59
Wesley WrightDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.41 4.08
Josh FieldsDFP
0.2 0 1 1 1 1 0 1.50 6.50
Chia-Jen LoDFP
(BS, 1)
0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.40 0.00
Travis BlackleyDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.37 4.89
Josh ZeidDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.38 0.00
Dallas KeuchelDFP
(L, 5-6)
1.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.51 4.64

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Samuel DedunoDFP
6.0 4 2 2 5 5 0 1.29 3.17
Jared BurtonDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.28 3.26
Caleb ThielbarDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.66 0.66
Glen PerkinsDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0.95 2.14
Casey FienDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.85 2.76
Josh RoenickeDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.33 3.20
Ryan PresslyDFP
(W, 3-2)
2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.27 3.08
Pitching
WP - C Lo, S Deduno
IBB - D Bernier (by T Blackley)
HBP - B Barnes (by J Burton)
Pitches-strikes - J Cosart 99-62; J Cisnero 25-13; W Wright 3-3; J Fields 16-9; C Lo 17-10; T Blackley 19-11; J Zeid 13-8; D Keuchel 31-18; C Fien 13-9; J Roenicke 10-6; R Pressly 26-15; S Deduno 104-61; J Burton 11-8; C Thielbar 7-6; G Perkins 17-14
Ground balls-fly balls - J Cosart 11-5; J Cisnero 2-0; W Wright 0-0; J Fields 0-0; C Lo 1-1; T Blackley 1-2; J Zeid 2-1; D Keuchel 4-0; C Fien 0-1; J Roenicke 3-0; R Pressly 4-0; S Deduno 6-4; J Burton 1-0; C Thielbar 0-1; G Perkins 1-1
Batters faced - J Cosart 27; J Cisnero 4; W Wright 1; J Fields 3; C Lo 4; T Blackley 5; J Zeid 3; D Keuchel 8; C Fien 3; J Roenicke 3; R Pressly 7; S Deduno 25; J Burton 3; C Thielbar 3; G Perkins 4
Game Details
Game Time: 4:28.
Umpires: HP--Bob Davidson. 1B--D.J. Reyburn. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--John Hirschbeck.
Weather: 78 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 30,633.