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Game Story

Kennys Vargas has only played one game there, after all. Vargas hit a three-run homer in his first home game for Minnesota, powering the Twins past Jesse Hahn and the San Diego Padres 3-1 on Tuesday night. ''I think I'm going to be good here,'' Vargas said. The 6-foot-5, 275-pound first baseman...
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SD 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 12 0
Min 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 X 3 5 0

Scoring Summary

Top 5th: San Diego
Yonder Alonso homered to deep right center
SD 1 - MIN 0
Bottom 6th: Minnesota
Kennys Vargas homered to deep right, Brian Dozier and Trevor Plouffe scored
SD 1 - MIN 3

Pitching Details

Batting

San Diego

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Everth CabreraSS 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .228
Yangervis SolarteLF 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .296
Seth SmithRF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6 .288
Tommy MedicaDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .273
Jedd Gyorko2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .182
Will VenableCF 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .229
Yasmani GrandalC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .203
Yonder Alonso1B 4 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .225
Chris Nelson3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .273
Totals 38 1 12 1 1 1 11 0 15
Batting
2B - W Venable (12, P Hughes); Y Alonso (17, P Hughes)
HR - Y Alonso (6, 5th inning off P Hughes 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - Y Alonso (24)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Smith 2, Y Grandal 1
Team LOB - 11
Fielding
DP - 1 (J Gyorko-E Cabrera-Y Alonso)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Danny SantanaCF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .318
Brian Dozier2B 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .244
Trevor Plouffe3B 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 .249
Josh WillinghamDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .214
Kennys Vargas1B 4 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 2 .333
Chris Parmelee1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
Oswaldo ArciaRF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .228
Kurt SuzukiC 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .305
Eduardo EscobarSS 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
Jordan SchaferLF 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .500
Totals 27 3 5 3 1 4 4 1 12
Batting
2B - B Dozier 2 (21, J Hahn 2)
HR - K Vargas (1, 6th inning off J Hahn 2 on, 2 Out)
S - J Schafer
RBI - K Vargas 3 (7)
2-out RBI - K Vargas 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Dozier 1, K Vargas 1
GIDP - T Plouffe
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - J Schafer (1, 2nd base off J Hahn/Y Grandal)
Fielding
Outfield assists - O Arcia

Pitching

San Diego

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jesse Hahn(L, 7-3) 5.2 4 3 3 4 3 1 1.06 2.28
Blaine Boyer 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.75 1.88
Dale Thayer 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.04 1.91

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Phil Hughes(W, 11-8) 6.0 7 1 1 1 9 1 1.25 4.01
Caleb Thielbar(HLD, 7) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.15 3.19
Casey Fien(HLD, 20) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.08 2.98
Glen Perkins(SV, 28) 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.14 2.66
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - J Hahn 92-54; B Boyer 30-23; D Thayer 10-9; P Hughes 99-69; C Thielbar 21-13; C Fien 14-10; G Perkins 11-8
Ground balls-fly balls - J Hahn 7-6; B Boyer 0-2; D Thayer 2-1; P Hughes 5-3; C Thielbar 2-1; C Fien 0-2; G Perkins 1-2
Batters faced - J Hahn 24; B Boyer 5; D Thayer 3; P Hughes 25; C Thielbar 5; C Fien 4; G Perkins 5
Game Details
Game Time: 2:55.
Umpires: HP--Mike DiMuro. 1B--Marvin Hudson. 2B--Toby Basner. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Weather: 78 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 34,495.