WINJames ShieldsJ. Shields(7-8)6.0 IP, 4 ER, 2 K, 1 BB
LOSSNick BlackburnN. Blackburn(7-6)6.1 IP, 4 ER, 3 K, 2 BB
SAVERafael SorianoR. Soriano(21)1.0 IP, 0 ER, 2 K, 0 BB

Rays
Rays Hitting

HittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG
S. Rodriguez2B3-552310014.276.310.438
C. CrawfordLF0-441001222.316.376.488
E. Longoria3B3-551330018.298.371.511
W. AybarDH0-440001232.246.295.396
M. JoyceRF0-330000114.174.367.348
a - G. KaplerPH-RF1-22012009.225.307.292
K. ShoppachC1-440100114.229.377.354
C. Pena1B2-441200010.200.314.407
B.J. UptonCF2-441200011.228.321.399
J. BartlettSS1-331100010.223.309.328
TEAM13-3838713626154
a-doubled to deep left center for M Joyce in the 7th
  • Batting
  • 2B:
    G Kapler (3, B Duensing); E Longoria (25, R Mahay)
  • 3B:
    E Longoria (3, N Blackburn)
  • HR:
    S Rodriguez (6, 3rd inning off N Blackburn 0 on, 0 Out)
  • RBI:
    E Longoria 3 (59), S Rodriguez (29), G Kapler 2 (10)
  • 2Out RBI:
    G Kapler 2
  • SH:
    J Bartlett
  • GIDP:
    K Shoppach; S Rodriguez
  • Team RISP:
    3-11 (M Joyce 0-1, E Longoria 2-2, S Rodriguez 0-2, W Aybar 0-3, G Kapler 1-2, K Shoppach 0-1)
  • Team LOB:
    7
  • Fielding
  • DP:
    1 (E Longoria-S Rodriguez-C Pena)

Rays
Rays Pitching

PitchersIPHRERBBKHRPC-STERAPC
J. Shields (W,7-8)6.084412092-574.8392
G. Balfour (H,8)1.010000013-82.1013
R. Choate (H,7)1.000000014-75.5714
R. Soriano (S,21)1.010002018-121.4718
TEAM9.01044140137-84137
  • Pitching
  • WP:
    J Shields
  • IBB:
    C Crawford (By N Blackburn)
  • First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:
    J Shields 12-25; G Balfour 2-4; R Choate 0-3; R Soriano 3-4
  • Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:
    J Shields 15-4-16-22; G Balfour 1-0-3-4; R Choate 2-0-2-3; R Soriano 4-4-2-2
  • Ground Balls-Fly Balls:
    J Shields 8-7; G Balfour 2-1; R Choate 3-0; R Soriano 1-0
  • Game Scores:
    J Shields 41

Twins
Twins Hitting

HittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG
D. SpanCF0-440000017.275.348.379
O. Hudson2B1-44010009.274.345.373
J. MauerC1-441100021.303.377.432
J. Morneau1B2-441210014.344.437.615
J. KubelRF1-331101115.261.347.439
M. Cuddyer3B1-441100114.263.327.413
J. ThomeDH2-440220019.266.391.594
D. YoungLF2-440210012.298.332.488
J.J. HardySS0-440000216.219.265.336
TEAM10-3535410414137
  • Batting
  • 2B:
    J Morneau (25, J Shields); D Young (22, R Soriano)
  • RBI:
    J Morneau (55), J Thome 2 (27), D Young (55)
  • 2Out RBI:
    J Morneau
  • GIDP:
    M Cuddyer
  • Team RISP:
    3-9 (J Thome 1-1, J Mauer 0-1, J Kubel 0-1, J Hardy 0-2, D Span 0-1, O Hudson 0-1, M Cuddyer 1-1, D Young 1-1)
  • Team LOB:
    5
  • Baserunning
  • CS:
    D Young (3, 2nd base by J Shields/K Shoppach)
  • Fielding
  • E:
    N Blackburn (1, throw)
  • DP:
    2 (J Hardy-O Hudson-J Morneau 2)

Twins
Twins Pitching

PitchersIPHRERBBKHRPC-STERAPC
N. Blackburn (L,7-6)6.1974231104-756.00104
B. Duensing0.210001010-71.7510
A. Burnett1.020000015-103.5315
R. Mahay1.010002025-143.7525
TEAM9.01374261154-106154
  • Pitching
  • WP:
    N Blackburn
  • First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:
    N Blackburn 20-30; B Duensing 1-3; A Burnett 3-4; R Mahay 2-4
  • Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:
    N Blackburn 19-5-26-25; B Duensing 2-0-3-2; A Burnett 1-2-3-4; R Mahay 4-3-5-2
  • Ground Balls-Fly Balls:
    N Blackburn 10-6; B Duensing 0-1; A Burnett 2-1; R Mahay 0-1
  • Game Scores:
    N Blackburn 34

Scoring Summary

InningTBMIN
1stE Longoria tripled to deep right, S Rodriguez scored.10
1stJ Morneau doubled to deep right, J Mauer scored.11
3rdS Rodriguez homered to left (360 feet).21
7thJ Bartlett sacrificed to catcher, C Pena to third, B Upton to second, J Bartlett safe at second on throwing error by pitcher N Blackburn. C Pena scored, B Upton to third on throwing error by pitcher N Blackburn.31
7thE Longoria singled to center, B Upton and J Bartlett scored, C Crawford to second.51
7thG Kapler doubled to deep left center, C Crawford and E Longoria scored.71
7thJ Thome singled to deep right, J Morneau and J Kubel scored, M Cuddyer to third.73
7thD Young singled to left, M Cuddyer scored, J Thome to second.74