Twins Downed 7-1 by Tigers

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Wilkin Ramirez had two hits to earn a game grade of 89.1 (B+) but the Twins fell to Detroit, 7-1. The Twins gave up at least two hits to four different Tigers in the loss. Minnesota posted a batting average of .182 and a wOBA of .215. On the season they have a .281 batting average and .338 wOBA.

The Twins got on the board in the top of the seventh when Pedro Florimon came in on a single by Brian Dozier off starter Anibal Sanchez. In the bottom of the seventh, the Tigers grabbed the lead for good when Torii Hunter hit a double off Kevin Correia to bring in Austin Jackson and Bryan Holaday. Shortly after, Prince Fielder hit a single off reliever Caleb Thielbar, driving in Hunter. In the last of the scoring that inning, Victor Martinez hit a double off reliever Thielbar driving in Miguel Cabrera to bring the score to 4-1 and knock Thielbar from the ballgame.

Correia lasted 6 2/3 innings and slipped to 8-10 on the season after he was charged with two runs on nine hits with one strikeout and two walks. Drew Smyly (5-0) got the victory after going one inning and allowing no runs on no hits with two strikeouts and no walks. Jackson finished 3 for 5 with two runs in the win.

The Twins will take on the Tigers again Thursday at Comerica Park at 1:08 PM EDT.


Twins Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

B+

89.1

W. Ramirez

LF

4

2

0

0

0

0

1

B+

89.1

J. Morneau

DH

4

2

0

0

0

0

1

C+

78.9

P. Florimon

SS

2

0

1

0

0

1

1

C

73.7

B. Dozier

2B

4

1

0

0

1

0

1

C

72.7

C. Thomas

CF

4

1

0

0

0

0

2

C

72.0

R. Doumit

C

3

0

0

0

0

1

2

D

62.0

T. Plouffe

3B

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

D-

61.0

C. Herrmann

RF

4

0

0

0

0

0

1

F

59.0

C. Colabello

1B

4

0

0

0

0

0

3


Tigers Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A

94.2

A. Jackson

CF

5

3

2

0

0

0

1

A

92.7

T. Hunter

RF

5

2

2

0

2

0

0

A-

91.6

V. Martinez

DH

4

2

0

0

1

1

0

B+

88.0

J. Iglesias

SS

4

2

0

0

0

0

1

B

84.0

A. Dirks

LF

3

1

0

0

0

0

0

C+

79.0

M. Cabrera

3B

4

1

1

0

3

1

0

C+

78.7

B. Holaday

C

3

1

1

0

0

0

0

C

75.7

O. Infante

2B

4

1

1

0

0

0

0

D+

69.3

P. Fielder

1B

4

0

0

0

0

1

1

D+

68.0

D. Kelly

PH

2

0

0

0

0

0

0


Twins Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A

93.7

C. Fien

0.1

0.00

0.00

0

0

0

3

B-

81.5

K. Correia

6.2

2.70

1.65

9

1

2

104

C

76.0

M. Tonkin

1.0

0.00

4.00

3

1

1

26

F

55.7

C. Thielbar

0.0

1

1

0

10


Tigers Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A+

97.4

J. Veras

1.1

0.00

0.00

0

2

0

23

A+

97.0

D. Smyly

1.0

0.00

0.00

0

2

0

14

A-

90.2

A. Sanchez

6.2

1.35

1.20

6

8

2

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