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Friday, September 5, 2008:
Twins 10, Tigers 2
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF4000022.303
Joyce, RF0000000.260
Polanco, 2B4010012.311
Santiago, R, 2B0000000.322
Ordonez, RF3010001.315
Raburn, CF1000010.243
Cabrera, M, 1B3000012.289
Larish, 1B1000010.222
Sheffield, DH4000001.225
Thames, M, LF3222000.238
Renteria, SS3010010.269
Hessman, 3B2000120.200
Inge, C3000032.216
Totals3125211210.274
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, RF3100202.296
Casilla, A, 2B2200201.289
a-Everett, PH-SS1000000.203
Mauer, C3211102.322
Morneau, 1B3114101.311
Kubel, DH2101110.273
Young, D, LF4222002.289
Buscher, 3B4012010.302
Punto, SS-2B3000111.285
Gomez, C, CF4110021.252
Totals29106108510.278
a-Grounded out for Casilla, A in the 8th.
BATTING
HR: Thames, M 2 (24, 5th inning off Liriano, F, 0 on, 1 out; 8th inning off Liriano, F, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Polanco; Thames, M 8; Renteria; Ordonez.
RBI: Thames, M 2 (49).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Polanco.
GIDP: Sheffield.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 3.

BATTING
2B: Gomez, C (19, Galarraga, A), Young, D (25, Fossum).
HR: Young, D (9, 4th inning off Galarraga, A, 0 on, 1 out), Morneau (22, 5th inning off Galarraga, A, 3 on, 1 out).
TB: Buscher; Young, D 6; Gomez, C 2; Morneau 4; Mauer.
RBI: Kubel (68), Young, D 2 (61), Morneau 4 (113), Mauer (71), Buscher 2 (43).
2-out RBI: Young, D; Buscher 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young, D.
SF: Kubel.
Team RISP: 4-for-7.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Gomez, C (29, 3rd base off Galarraga, A/Inge), Casilla, A (6, 2nd base off Dolsi/Inge).

FIELDING
DP: (Buscher-Casilla, A-Morneau).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Galarraga, A(L, 12-5)6.03666423.39
Dolsi0.11221004.17
Fossum1.22221105.40
Totals8.0610108524.70
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Liriano, F(W, 5-3)7.05221923.33
Guerrier1.00000104.48
Bonser1.00000206.11
Totals9.052211224.15
Liriano, F pitched to 3 batters in the 8th.

Pitches-strikes: Galarraga, A 102-54, Dolsi 12-5, Fossum 29-17, Liriano, F 99-63, Guerrier 13-9, Bonser 14-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: Galarraga, A 5-6, Dolsi 1-0, Fossum 2-1, Liriano, F 3-3, Guerrier 0-1, Bonser 0-0.
Batters faced: Galarraga, A 27, Dolsi 3, Fossum 8, Liriano, F 26, Guerrier 3, Bonser 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Fossum 1-1, Guerrier 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Rob Drake. 1B: Tim Tschida. 2B: James Hoye. 3B: Jeff Nelson.
Weather: 69 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:33.
Att: 24,424.
Venue: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
September 5, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media