Odds:
Stadium: Target Field
Attendance: 31,576
(28-36)
14
W: Downs (1-0)
(29-32)
5
L: Deduno (2-4)
Final
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HOU01130041414130
MIN0001202005102

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd
HOUCarlos Corporán singled to shallow right, Robbie Grossman scored
Top 3rd
HOUDexter Fowler homered to deep right
Top 4th
HOUJonathan Villar singled to shallow center, Robbie Grossman scored, Chris Carter to third, Carlos Corporán to second
HOUDexter Fowler singled to shallow right, Chris Carter scored, Carlos Corporán to third, Jonathan Villar to second
HOUJosé Altuve hit sacrifice fly to deep center, Carlos Corporán scored, Jonathan Villar to third
Bottom 4th
MIN
5
1
Eduardo Núñez homered to deep center
Bottom 5th
MIN
5
2
Trevor Plouffe singled to left center, Eduardo Escobar scored, Brian Dozier to third
MIN
5
3
Josh Willingham singled to shallow center, Brian Dozier scored, Trevor Plouffe to second
Top 7th
HOU
9
3
Chris Carter homered to deep right, Jon Singleton, Matt Domínguez and Robbie Grossman scored
Bottom 7th
MIN
9
4
Josh Willingham hit sacrifice fly to left center, Brian Dozier scored
MIN
9
5
Eduardo Núñez singled to shallow right, Trevor Plouffe scored, Oswaldo Arcia to third
Top 8th
HOU
10
5
George Springer homered to deep center
Top 9th
HOU
14
5
Jon Singleton homered to deep right, Jonathan Villar, Dexter Fowler and George Springer scored

Batting

HoustonABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
CF522210101.277
2B301102103.315
RF321110203.251
1B622410036.200
3B510000124.245
LF332001200.198
DH421410022.194
C411100110.194
SS513100011.205
Totals38141314438920
Batting
2B - J Singleton (1, B Duensing); R Grossman (4, C Fien)
HR - D Fowler (4, 3rd inning off S Deduno 0 on, 0 Out), G Springer (12, 8th inning off C Fien 0 on, 0 Out), J Singleton (2, 9th inning off G Perkins 3 on, 2 Out), C Carter (10, 7th inning off B Duensing 3 on, 0 Out)
SF - J Altuve
RBI - D Fowler 2 (19), J Altuve (21), G Springer (35), J Singleton 4 (6), C Carter 4 (27), C Corporan (11), J Villar (18)
2-out RBI - J Singleton 4, C Corporan
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Dominguez 3, C Carter 1
GIDP - J Singleton
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - J Altuve 2 (23, 2nd base off S Deduno/J Pinto, 2nd base off S Deduno/J Pinto), R Grossman (3, 3rd base off S Deduno/J Pinto)
Fielding
DP - 1 (J Villar-J Singleton)
MinnesotaABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
CF501000012.361
2B221000300.245
3B412100113.250
LF301200111.306
DH400000133.279
RF513210012.291
1B501000023.164
C401000013.222
SS310000121.304
Totals3551051071218
Batting
2B - B Dozier (11, D Downs)
HR - E Nunez (2, 4th inning off C McHugh 0 on, 2 Out)
SF - J Willingham
RBI - T Plouffe (36), J Willingham 2 (15), E Nunez 2 (10)
2-out RBI - E Nunez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Plouffe 2, E Nunez 1, J Pinto 1
GIDP - O Arcia
Team LOB - 11
Fielding
E - B Dozier (4, field); J Pinto (5, throw)
Outfield assists - E Nunez
DP - 2 (B Dozier-E Escobar-C Parmelee, E Nunez-B Dozier-C Parmelee)

Pitching

HoustonIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
4.13335611.032.82
1.23000401.346.04
0.12222001.805.40
(W, 1-0)2.22000200.881.32
MinnesotaIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(L, 2-4)3.03554111.504.45
3.03002201.554.06
1.03442111.363.33
1.02110310.882.42
1.02400211.022.96
Pitching
WP - C McHugh
HBP - J Altuve (by S Deduno); G Springer (by G Perkins); C Carter (by S Deduno)
Pitches-strikes - C McHugh 101-57; J Fields 39-26; K Farnsworth 21-11; D Downs 30-22; S Deduno 79-40; A Swarzak 47-26; B Duensing 33-19; C Fien 18-13; G Perkins 19-14
Ground balls-fly balls - C McHugh 1-5; J Fields 2-0; K Farnsworth 0-1; D Downs 3-4; S Deduno 5-3; A Swarzak 3-5; B Duensing 2-1; C Fien 0-1; G Perkins 1-3
Batters faced - C McHugh 20; J Fields 8; K Farnsworth 5; D Downs 10; S Deduno 17; A Swarzak 13; B Duensing 8; C Fien 5; G Perkins 7
Game Details
Game Time: 3:45.
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Paul Schrieber. 2B--Will Little. 3B--Alfonso Marquez.
Weather: 69 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In From Left.