32-33
2 - 0
34-29

Game Story

Kyle Gibson faced Miguel Cabrera with the bases loaded in the fifth inning, clinging to a one-run lead. Gibson's sinker inside was hit into an inning-ending double play to help the Minnesota Twins keep their slim lead in a 2-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. ''If you want to win a...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 1
Det 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Minnesota
Eduardo EscobarDFP
homered to deep left
MIN 1 - DET 0
Top 9th: Minnesota
Eduardo EscobarDFP
walked,
Sam FuldDFP
scored,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
to third,
Eduardo NúñezDFP
to second
MIN 2 - DET 0

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 3 .356
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .305
Joe MauerDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
Josh WillinghamDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .299
Sam FuldDFP
PR-LF
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
Kendrys MoralesDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .412
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .259
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .241
Eduardo NúñezDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273
Eduardo EscobarDFP
2B
3 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 .309
Totals 31 2 4 2 1 5 3 1 15
Batting
HR - E Escobar (2, 3rd inning off D Smyly 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - E Escobar 2 (14)
2-out RBI - E Escobar
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Santana 2, O Arcia 2
GIDP - O Arcia
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - D Santana (5, 3rd base off D Smyly/A Avila)
Fielding
E - E Nunez (3, field)
DP - 1 (T Plouffe-E Escobar-J Mauer)

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .279
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .254
Miguel CabreraDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .324
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .324
J.D. MartínezDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .260
Don KellyDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .244
Nick CastellanosDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .265
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225
Rajai DavisDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
Bryan HoladayDFP
C
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .304
Andrew RomineDFP
SS
2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .210
Torii HunterDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261
Eugenio SuárezDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313
Totals 32 0 6 0 0 2 5 0 11
Batting
2B - J Martinez (7, K Gibson); N Castellanos (12, G Perkins); A Avila (11, K Gibson)
S - I Kinsler
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 1, M Cabrera 1, N Castellanos 1, B Holaday 1
GIDP - M Cabrera
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - E Suarez (1, throw)
DP - 1 (I Kinsler-A Romine-M Cabrera)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle GibsonDFP
(W, 6-5)
7.0 5 0 0 2 3 0 1.26 3.55
Casey FienDFP
(HLD, 11)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.88 2.22
Glen PerkinsDFP
(SV, 17)
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.99 2.76

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Drew SmylyDFP
(L, 3-5)
6.0 4 1 1 3 2 1 1.33 3.58
Al AlburquerqueDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.09 3.16
Joba ChamberlainDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.16 3.18
Joe NathanDFP
0.2 0 1 0 2 0 0 1.61 6.85
Phil CokeDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.61 5.64
Pitching
WP - J Nathan
HBP - E Nunez (by J Nathan)
Pitches-strikes - K Gibson 110-66; C Fien 11-6; G Perkins 16-9; D Smyly 100-63; A Alburquerque 10-7; J Chamberlain 6-5; J Nathan 29-16; P Coke 4-3
Ground balls-fly balls - K Gibson 13-6; C Fien 0-2; G Perkins 2-1; D Smyly 7-9; A Alburquerque 2-1; J Chamberlain 2-0; J Nathan 2-1; P Coke 0-0
Batters faced - K Gibson 28; C Fien 3; G Perkins 4; D Smyly 24; A Alburquerque 3; J Chamberlain 3; J Nathan 6; P Coke 1
Game Details
Game Time: 3:00.
Umpires: HP--Brian Knight. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Seth Buckminster. 3B--Manny Gonzalez.
Weather: 63 degrees, Low Clouds.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to Center.
Attendance: 39,811.