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Friday, August 29, 2008:
Twins 12, Athletics 2
Span, RF5112111.306
Punto, SS6000026.286
Mauer, C6154000.324
Morneau, 1B5241002.313
Buscher, 1B1000001.308
Kubel, DH4122004.276
Young, D, LF5210003.281
Harris, B, 3B4121111.262
Casilla, A, 2B5231011.301
Gomez, C, CF5221015.255
Davis, R, CF4000021.244
Crosby, SS3000021.248
Pennington, SS1000000.148
Sweeney, R, RF4010001.291
Thomas, DH4120011.240
Cust, LF4112011.227
Suzuki, K, C3020011.287
Bowen, C1000000.169
Barton, 1B4000023.215
Hannahan, 3B3000032.220
Patterson, E, 2B2000111.209
2B: Morneau 2 (39, Meyer, Saarloos), Kubel (16, Meyer), Mauer (26, Casilla, S).
3B: Harris, B (3, Casilla, S).
TB: Harris, B 4; Gomez, C 2; Kubel 3; Morneau 6; Span; Mauer 6; Casilla, A 3; Young, D.
RBI: Kubel 2 (67), Casilla, A (42), Span 2 (31), Mauer 4 (66), Morneau (104), Harris, B (44), Gomez, C (39).
2-out RBI: Mauer 4; Morneau; Harris, B.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kubel 2; Gomez, C; Morneau; Casilla, A; Buscher.
SF: Kubel.
GIDP: Young, D.
Team RISP: 9-for-21.
Team LOB: 10.

2B: Sweeney, R (11, Slowey).
HR: Cust (24, 4th inning off Slowey, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Cust 4; Sweeney, R 2; Suzuki, K 2; Thomas 2.
RBI: Cust 2 (58).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Thomas; Sweeney, R.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

E: Meyer (1, throw).
DP: (Hannahan-Patterson, E-Barton).

Slowey(W, 11-8)6.062211013.70
Breslow(S, 1)3.00000302.37
Meyer(L, 0-3)1.24622206.33
Casilla, S2.14110003.40
Game Scores: Slowey , Meyer .
WP: Slowey.
Pitches-strikes: Slowey 96-66, Breslow 27-17, Meyer 56-35, Saarloos 96-68, Casilla, S 29-20.
Groundouts-flyouts: Slowey 2-3, Breslow 4-0, Meyer 2-0, Saarloos 7-3, Casilla, S 2-4.
Batters faced: Slowey 25, Breslow 9, Meyer 12, Saarloos 27, Casilla, S 10.
Inherited runners-scored: Saarloos 2-1, Casilla, S 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Meals. 1B: Gary Darling. 2B: Paul Emmel. 3B: Bill Miller.
Weather: 69 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:44.
Att: 22,355.
Venue: McAfee Coliseum.
August 29, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media