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Sunday, August 31, 2008:
Twins 12, Athletics 4
Span, CF-RF4101121.301
Punto, SS4220012.289
a-Everett, PH-SS1000101.205
Mauer, DH4100104.320
Morneau, 1B5124001.312
Kubel, RF2010111.278
1-Gomez, C, PR-CF1100112.253
Young, D, LF3200211.283
Redmond, M, C4111103.281
Buscher, 3B4121100.312
Casilla, A, 2B4223013.300
a-Walked for Punto in the 8th.
1-Ran for Kubel in the 6th.
Davis, R, CF5020001.242
Sweeney, R, RF4120101.289
Crosby, SS3000014.248
Pennington, SS2110000.161
Cust, DH4110003.228
Suzuki, K, C3010000.287
Bowen, C1000013.167
Barton, 1B3111101.217
Hannahan, 3B4011024.220
Cunningham, A, LF4022021.500
Patterson, E, 2B4000013.204
2B: Punto (16, Smith, G), Kubel (17, Smith, G), Redmond, M (6, Foulke), Buscher (8, Ziegler).
HR: Casilla, A (6, 2nd inning off Smith, G, 1 on, 2 out), Morneau (21, 6th inning off Smith, G, 2 on, 0 out).
TB: Redmond, M 2; Buscher 3; Punto 3; Kubel 2; Morneau 5; Casilla, A 5.
RBI: Morneau 4 (108), Casilla, A 3 (45), Redmond, M (9), Span (34), Buscher (41).
2-out RBI: Morneau; Casilla, A 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Punto; Redmond, M; Gomez, C; Everett.
SF: Span; Casilla, A.
GIDP: Redmond, M.
Team RISP: 4-for-13.
Team LOB: 8.

SB: Gomez, C (28, 3rd base off Smith, G/Suzuki, K).

Outfield assists: Young, D (Hannahan at 3rd base).

2B: Suzuki, K (22, Baker, S), Hannahan (26, Baker, S), Cunningham, A (1, Reyes, De).
TB: Sweeney, R 2; Barton; Suzuki, K 2; Cunningham, A 3; Cust; Davis, R 2; Hannahan 2; Pennington.
RBI: Hannahan (40), Barton (38), Cunningham, A 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Cunningham, A 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cunningham, A; Cust; Crosby; Davis, R; Patterson, E.
Team RISP: 2-for-14.
Team LOB: 8.

SB: Davis, R (24, 2nd base off Baker, S/Redmond, M).

E: Barton (12, fielding), Pennington (3, throw).
DP: (Patterson, E-Crosby-Barton).

Baker, S(W, 8-4)6.06111403.66
Reyes, De1.01000102.33
Smith, G(L, 6-14)5.07883424.23
Smith, G pitched to 5 batters in the 6th.

Game Scores: Baker, S , Smith, G .
Balk: Smith, G.
Pitches-strikes: Baker, S 96-69, Reyes, De 13-8, Guardado 30-19, Bonser 16-13, Smith, G 93-56, Foulke 32-20, Blevins 26-14, Embree 36-21, Ziegler 14-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Baker, S 5-3, Reyes, De 2-0, Guardado 0-0, Bonser 1-1, Smith, G 3-3, Foulke 0-1, Blevins 2-1, Embree 1-2, Ziegler 3-1.
Batters faced: Baker, S 24, Reyes, De 4, Guardado 7, Bonser 4, Smith, G 24, Foulke 5, Blevins 5, Embree 7, Ziegler 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Bonser 2-0, Foulke 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Bill Miller. 2B: Jerry Meals. 3B: Gary Darling.
Weather: 67 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to RF.
T: 3:13.
Att: 18,427.
Venue: McAfee Coliseum.
August 31, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media