27-36
0 - 8
29-31

Game Story

Rookie Danny Santana had another big game and Kyle Gibson pitched well at home again. Santana drove in five runs, Gibson pitched seven strong innings and the Twins beat the Houston Astros 8-0. Santana, who hit his first major league home run on Friday night, flied out to lead off the first inning....
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hou 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2
Min 0 3 0 4 0 0 1 0 X 8 7 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
Aaron Hicks safe at first on shortstop Marwin González's fielding error, Josh Willingham scored, Trevor Plouffe to third, Kurt Suzuki to second
HOU 0 - MIN 1
Danny Santana singled to shallow right, Trevor Plouffe and Kurt Suzuki scored, Aaron Hicks to third
HOU 0 - MIN 3
Bottom 4th: Minnesota
Danny Santana doubled to left center, Kurt Suzuki and Eduardo Escobar scored
HOU 0 - MIN 5
Josh Willingham singled to shallow left, Brian Dozier scored, Joe Mauer to second
HOU 0 - MIN 6
Chris Parmelee walked, Joe Mauer scored, Josh Willingham to third, Trevor Plouffe to second
HOU 0 - MIN 7
Bottom 7th: Minnesota
Danny Santana singled to center, Kurt Suzuki scored, Eduardo Escobar to second
HOU 0 - MIN 8

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dexter FowlerCF 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .274
Robbie GrossmanLF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .181
José Altuve2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .315
George SpringerRF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250
Jason CastroC 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .226
Matt Domínguez3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250
Jon Singleton1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158
Alex PresleyLF-CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .240
Chris CarterPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .192
Jesús GuzmánDH 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .202
Marwin GonzálezSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .276
Totals 32 0 5 0 0 3 6 0 15
Batting
2B - J Altuve (19, J Burton)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Altuve 1, M Dominguez 1, M Gonzalez 1
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - M Dominguez (6, field); M Gonzalez (2, field)
Outfield assists - D Fowler

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaDH 5 0 4 5 0 0 0 1 0 .373
Brian Dozier2B 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 3 .243
Joe Mauer1B 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .264
Eduardo NúñezRF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
Josh WillinghamLF 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .305
Trevor Plouffe3B 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .246
Chris ParmeleeRF-1B 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 3 .161
Kurt SuzukiC 2 3 1 0 0 2 1 0 3 .297
Eduardo EscobarSS 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 .310
Aaron HicksCF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .198
Totals 32 8 7 7 0 8 8 1 20
Batting
2B - D Santana (5, P Clemens)
S - A Hicks
RBI - D Santana 5 (10), J Willingham (13), C Parmelee (8)
2-out RBI - D Santana 3, J Willingham, C Parmelee
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Dozier 1, J Mauer 2, K Suzuki 2
Team LOB - 10
Running
SB - D Santana (4, 2nd base off S Feldman/J Castro)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott Feldman(L, 3-4) 1.2 1 3 0 2 2 0 1.39 4.12
Paul Clemens 2.0 2 4 4 5 1 0 1.59 5.16
Jérome Williams 3.0 3 1 1 1 3 0 1.50 5.30
Tony Sipp 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.69 3.09

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle Gibson(W, 5-5) 7.0 3 0 0 3 5 0 1.29 3.91
Jared Burton 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.50 6.20
Caleb Thielbar 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.87 3.48
Pitching
HBP - J Willingham (by S Feldman)
Pitches-strikes - S Feldman 58-33; P Clemens 61-30; J Williams 48-32; T Sipp 15-11; K Gibson 106-64; J Burton 19-12; C Thielbar 10-5
Ground balls-fly balls - S Feldman 3-2; P Clemens 1-3; J Williams 6-2; T Sipp 1-1; K Gibson 12-3; J Burton 1-1; C Thielbar 0-2
Batters faced - S Feldman 11; P Clemens 13; J Williams 13; T Sipp 5; K Gibson 27; J Burton 5; C Thielbar 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:24.
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Paul Schrieber. 3B--Will Little.
Weather: 56 degrees, Overcast.
Wind: 11 mph, In From Left.
Attendance: 27,732.