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BOXSCORE | RECAP
Minnesota 4, Kansas City 3
When: 2:10 PM ET, Sunday, July 17, 2011
Where: Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Temperature: 93°
Umpires: Home - John Tumpane, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Sam Holbrook, 3B - Angel Campos
Attendance: 38786
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Kansas City 100000200371
Minnesota 10000300-481
Kansas City
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Chris Getz 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .251
Melky Cabrera CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .295
Alex Gordon LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .296
Billy Butler DH 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .286
Eric Hosmer 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264
Jeff Francoeur RF 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .266
Wilson Betemit 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .281
Matt Treanor C 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .218
Alcides Escobar SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .253
Totals 33 3 7 3 0 3 9  
Batting
2B - Melky Cabrera (24), Billy Butler (22), Jeff Francoeur (21)
HR - Jeff Francoeur (13)
TB - Melky Cabrera 3, Alex Gordon, Billy Butler 2, Jeff Francoeur 6, Alcides Escobar
RBI - Alex Gordon (51), Jeff Francoeur 2 (58)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Matt Treanor (14), Alcides Escobar (48)
GIDP - Billy Butler (10)
Team LOB - 3
Baserunning
CS - Alcides Escobar (6, 2nd by Duensing/Mauer)
Fielding
E - Alcides Escobar (10)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Felipe Paulino (L 1-3) 7.0 7 4 4 1 8 1 3.60
Tim Collins 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.57
IBB - Joe Mauer (by Paulino), Michael Cuddyer (by Collins)
Pitches-Strikes - Felipe Paulino 113-79, Tim Collins 14-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Felipe Paulino 9-1, Tim Collins 1-0
Batters Faced - Felipe Paulino 27, Tim Collins 5
Minnesota
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Ben Revere CF 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .278
Alexi Casilla 2B 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 .260
Joe Mauer C 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 .260
Michael Cuddyer 1B 3 0 0 0 1 2 5 .293
Jim Thome DH 4 1 1 3 0 2 4 .221
Delmon Young LF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .270
Danny Valencia 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .228
Trevor Plouffe RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208
     Jason Repko RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
Tsuyoshi Nishioka SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .218
Totals 29 4 8 4 2 9 14  
Batting
2B - Alexi Casilla (15)
HR - Jim Thome (7)
TB - Ben Revere 2, Alexi Casilla 3, Joe Mauer 2, Jim Thome 4, Delmon Young
RBI - Joe Mauer (13), Jim Thome 3 (22)
2-Out RBI - Jim Thome 3 (15)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Jim Thome (10)
S - Alexi Casilla (7)
GIDP - Michael Cuddyer (12), Jim Thome (3)
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
E - Danny Valencia (11)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Brian Duensing (W 7-7) 6.1 7 3 3 0 2 1 4.14
Alex Burnett (H 7) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.59
Glen Perkins (H 13) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.77
Joe Nathan (SV 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.11
Pitches-Strikes - Brian Duensing 99-60, Alex Burnett 2-2, Glen Perkins 15-11, Joe Nathan 9-6
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Brian Duensing 11-4, Alex Burnett 1-1, Glen Perkins 1-1, Joe Nathan 1-2
Batters Faced - Brian Duensing 25, Alex Burnett 2, Glen Perkins 3, Joe Nathan 3
Inherited Runners-Scored - Alex Burnett 1-0