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6 - 3
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Game Story

DETROIT (AP) -- Justin Morneau showed contending teams who may want to make a deal for him he's still got it, hitting a two-run homer and a two-run double before finishing with a season-high four hits to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 Tuesday night.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 6 10 0
Det 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 11 0

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Minnesota
Justin MorneauDFP
homered to deep right,
Chris HerrmannDFP
scored
MIN 2 - DET 0
Trevor PlouffeDFP
doubled to shallow left,
Wilkin RamirezDFP
scored
MIN 3 - DET 0
Bottom 4th: Detroit
Prince FielderDFP
homered to deep right
MIN 3 - DET 1
Top 5th: Minnesota
Justin MorneauDFP
doubled to right center,
Pedro FlorimónDFP
and
Brian DozierDFP
scored,
Josh WillinghamDFP
to third
MIN 5 - DET 1
Top 6th: Minnesota
Pedro FlorimónDFP
homered to deep right
MIN 6 - DET 1
Bottom 6th: Detroit
Prince FielderDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Torii HunterDFP
scored
MIN 6 - DET 2
Bottom 7th: Detroit
Austin JacksonDFP
singled to shallow center,
Brayan PeñaDFP
scored,
José IglesiasDFP
to second
MIN 6 - DET 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian DozierDFP
2B
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
Chris HerrmannDFP
RF
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .222
Josh WillinghamDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 .216
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
5 1 4 4 1 0 1 0 2 .267
Ryan DoumitDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .244
Wilkin RamirezDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 .267
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 5 .234
Clete ThomasDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .223
Pedro FlorimónDFP
SS
3 2 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 .218
Totals 35 6 10 6 2 5 12 0 15
Batting
2B - J Morneau (31, P Coke); T Plouffe (15, R Porcello)
HR - J Morneau (15, 4th inning off R Porcello 1 on, 1 Out), P Florimon (8, 6th inning off J Bonderman 0 on, 1 Out)
S - C Herrmann
RBI - J Morneau 4 (72), T Plouffe (42), P Florimon (36)
2-out RBI - T Plouffe
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 1, T Plouffe 2, C Thomas 1
GIDP - T Plouffe
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
PB - R Doumit
DP - 2 (P Florimon-J Morneau, T Plouffe-B Dozier-J Morneau)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .263
Torii HunterDFP
RF
4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 .306
Miguel CabreraDFP
3B
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .359
Prince FielderDFP
1B
4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 .260
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
Andy DirksDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .245
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .311
Brayan PeñaDFP
C
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .309
Bryan HoladayDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
José IglesiasDFP
SS
3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .321
Totals 36 3 11 3 1 2 4 0 17
Batting
3B - T Hunter (4, M Pelfrey)
HR - P Fielder (20, 4th inning off M Pelfrey 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - A Jackson (29), P Fielder 2 (87)
2-out RBI - A Jackson
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 1, M Cabrera 1, O Infante 3
GIDP - A Jackson, T Hunter
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
DP - 1 (M Cabrera-P Fielder)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Mike PelfreyDFP
(W, 5-10)
6.2 7 3 3 1 2 1 1.54 5.19
Josh RoenickeDFP
(HLD, 11)
0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.30 3.02
Jared BurtonDFP
(HLD, 21)
1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.16 2.95
Glen PerkinsDFP
(SV, 29)
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.95 2.36

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Rick PorcelloDFP
(L, 9-7)
4.1 7 5 5 2 6 1 1.32 4.52
Phil CokeDFP
0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.50 5.00
Jeremy BondermanDFP
2.2 1 1 1 2 2 1 1.44 4.50
Al AlburquerqueDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.72 5.00
Bruce RondonDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.26 3.52
Pitching
WP - R Porcello
IBB - R Doumit (by P Coke)
HBP - J Iglesias (by M Pelfrey)
Pitches-strikes - M Pelfrey 96-63; J Roenicke 6-4; J Burton 21-13; G Perkins 23-15; R Porcello 87-53; P Coke 5-1; J Bonderman 47-25; A Alburquerque 11-9; B Rondon 16-12
Ground balls-fly balls - M Pelfrey 10-6; J Roenicke 1-1; J Burton 0-2; G Perkins 2-0; R Porcello 8-2; P Coke 0-0; J Bonderman 3-2; A Alburquerque 0-0; B Rondon 1-1
Batters faced - M Pelfrey 27; J Roenicke 2; J Burton 5; G Perkins 5; R Porcello 21; P Coke 2; J Bonderman 11; A Alburquerque 3; B Rondon 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:16.
Umpires: HP--Fieldin Culbreth. 1B--Jordan Baker. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Brian O'Nora.
Weather: 83 degrees, Hazy.
Wind: 8 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 37,964.