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9 - 7
10-12

Game Story

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Sam Fuld had enjoyed plenty of success at Tropicana Field. For the Minnesota Twins, big moments in the ballpark had been fleeting.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 3 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 9 12 1
TB 0 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 7 13 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Minnesota
Kurt Suzuki singled to left, Brian Dozier and Joe Mauer scored, Josmil Pinto to second
MIN 2 - TB 0
Sam Fuld doubled to right, Josmil Pinto scored, Kurt Suzuki to third
MIN 3 - TB 0
Top 2nd: Minnesota
Trevor Plouffe singled to left, Brian Dozier scored, Joe Mauer to second
MIN 4 - TB 0
Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
James Loney doubled to right, Evan Longoria scored
MIN 4 - TB 1
David DeJesus homered to deep right, James Loney scored
MIN 4 - TB 3
Top 5th: Minnesota
Sam Fuld doubled to deep right, Josmil Pinto scored, Kurt Suzuki to third
MIN 5 - TB 3
Aaron Hicks homered to right, Kurt Suzuki and Sam Fuld scored
MIN 8 - TB 3
Top 6th: Minnesota
Kurt Suzuki singled to pitcher, Trevor Plouffe scored
MIN 9 - TB 3
Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
James Loney singled to shallow right center, Matt Joyce scored
MIN 9 - TB 4
Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
Desmond Jennings hit sacrifice fly to right, Yunel Escobar scored, José Molina to third
MIN 9 - TB 5
Matt Joyce hit sacrifice fly to center, José Molina scored
MIN 9 - TB 6
Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
Logan Forsythe singled to center, David DeJesus scored, Yunel Escobar to second
MIN 9 - TB 7

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian Dozier2B 3 2 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 .224
Joe Mauer1B 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .264
Trevor Plouffe3B 5 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 .309
Chris ColabelloRF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .325
Chris HerrmannRF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167
Josmil PintoDH 3 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .222
Kurt SuzukiC 4 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 2 .310
Sam FuldLF 5 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 .275
Aaron HicksCF 3 1 1 3 1 2 1 0 2 .182
Pedro FlorimónSS 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 .125
Totals 39 9 12 9 1 8 7 1 22
Batting
2B - T Plouffe (9, H Bell); S Fuld 2 (3, E Bedard, H Bell)
HR - A Hicks (1, 5th inning off H Bell 2 on, 0 Out)
RBI - T Plouffe (14), K Suzuki 3 (17), S Fuld 2 (7), A Hicks 3 (7)
2-out RBI - K Suzuki 3, S Fuld
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Colabello 2, K Suzuki 1, A Hicks 1, P Florimon 3
Team LOB - 13
Running
SB - B Dozier (6, 2nd base off J Oviedo/J Molina)
Fielding
E - K Suzuki (2, throw)
DP - 3 (T Plouffe-B Dozier-J Mauer, P Florimon-B Dozier-J Mauer, P Florimon-J Mauer)

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ben Zobrist2B 4 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .310
Desmond JenningsCF 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 .284
Matt JoyceLF 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .364
Seán RodríguezPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .185
Evan Longoria3B 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .310
James Loney1B 5 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .301
Wil MyersRF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .231
David DeJesúsDH 3 2 1 2 1 1 0 0 2 .176
Yunel EscobarSS 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .218
José MolinaC 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133
Logan ForsythePH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .174
Ryan HaniganC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
Totals 35 7 13 7 1 4 5 1 13
Batting
2B - M Joyce (7, R Nolasco); E Longoria (5, R Nolasco); J Loney (8, R Nolasco)
HR - D DeJesus (1, 2nd inning off R Nolasco 1 on, 1 Out)
SF - D Jennings, M Joyce
RBI - D Jennings (6), M Joyce (13), J Loney 2 (14), D DeJesus 2 (5), L Forsythe (1)
2-out RBI - L Forsythe
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Zobrist 1, D Jennings 2, J Loney 1
GIDP - D Jennings 2
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - M Joyce (1, 3rd base off R Nolasco/K Suzuki)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ricky Nolasco(W, 2-2) 6.0 10 6 6 2 1 1 1.75 6.67
Caleb Thielbar 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.43 2.57
Michael Tonkin(HLD, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 1.80
Jared Burton(HLD, 3) 1.0 2 1 1 2 2 0 1.88 10.13
Glen Perkins(SV, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.00 3.60

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Erik Bedard(L, 0-1) 4.0 5 4 4 5 3 0 2.07 7.45
Heath Bell 1.2 5 5 5 0 0 1 1.75 8.25
Juan Carlos Oviedo 1.1 1 0 0 2 2 0 2.25 0.00
Josh Lueke 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.43 4.05
Jake McGee 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.56 1.00
Pitching
HBP - J Pinto (by H Bell); K Suzuki (by J Lueke)
Pitches-strikes - R Nolasco 96-58; C Thielbar 9-6; M Tonkin 5-3; J Burton 26-14; G Perkins 13-8; E Bedard 90-55; H Bell 44-27; J Oviedo 30-13; J Lueke 21-12; J McGee 21-13
Ground balls-fly balls - R Nolasco 9-10; C Thielbar 0-1; M Tonkin 0-1; J Burton 1-1; G Perkins 0-1; E Bedard 7-3; H Bell 6-1; J Oviedo 1-1; J Lueke 2-1; J McGee 0-1
Batters faced - R Nolasco 27; C Thielbar 3; M Tonkin 1; J Burton 7; G Perkins 3; E Bedard 22; H Bell 11; J Oviedo 7; J Lueke 5; J McGee 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:42.
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Will Little. 2B--Paul Schrieber. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 13,177.