Minnesota Twins 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 121
Played on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 (D) at Minute Maid Park

MIN A    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  2  0  -   3 11  1
HOU A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  6  0
Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Santana cf                    5   1   4   0       0   0       3   1
Dozier 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       1   4
Mauer 1b                      4   1   2   1       1   0      11   1
Vargas dh                     4   0   2   2       0   1       0   0
Plouffe 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
Nunez lf                      3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Schafer lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Arcia rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Fryer c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Escobar ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Gibson p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Fien p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Perkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   3  11   3       1   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Plouffe-Dozier-Mauer.
E: Nunez (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Escobar (32,off Oberholtzer); Dozier (24,off Fields).
HR: Mauer (3,6th inning off Oberholtzer 0 on 0 out).
SH: Escobar (3,off Qualls).
IBB: Mauer (6,by Fields).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Santana (11,2nd base off Qualls/Corporan).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grossman lf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Altuve 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Carter dh                     4   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Fowler cf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Singleton 1b                  3   0   0   0       1   1       9   0
Corporan c                    4   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Dominguez 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Marisnick rf                  3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Gonzalez ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Oberholtzer p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fields p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sipp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       32   1   6   1       2   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
PB: Corporan (1).

BATTING - 
GDP: Dominguez (18,off Gibson).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Minnesota Twins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gibson W(11-9)                7.2   6   1   1   2   4   0  30
Fien                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Perkins SV(30)                1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     6   1   1   2   5   0  34

WP: Gibson (6).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oberholtzer L(4-8)            7     6   1   1   0   4   1  27
Fields                        0.1   3   2   2   1   1   0   5
Sipp                          0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Qualls                        1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    11   3   3   1   6   1  39

WP: Oberholtzer (2).
IBB: Fields (3,Mauer).

Umpires: HP - James Hoye, 1B - Adrian Johnson, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Bill Welke
Replay: force play (3rd inning, Jose Altuve at bat, call upheld)
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 16480


Starting Lineups:

   Minnesota Twins               Houston Astros           
1. Santana             cf        Grossman            lf
2. Dozier              2b        Altuve              2b
3. Mauer               1b        Carter              dh
4. Vargas              dh        Fowler              cf
5. Plouffe             3b        Singleton           1b
6. Nunez               lf        Corporan            c
7. Arcia               rf        Dominguez           3b
8. Fryer               c         Marisnick           rf
9. Escobar             ss        Gonzalez            ss
   Gibson              p         Oberholtzer         p

TWINS 1ST: Santana grounded out (first unassisted); Dozier
struck out; Mauer singled to left; Vargas singled to left [Mauer
to third]; Plouffe flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Grossman singled to right; Altuve grounded out
(third to first) [Grossman to second]; Carter singled to left
[Grossman stayed at second]; Fowler flied to center; Singleton
flied to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins 0, Astros 0.

TWINS 2ND: Nunez was called out on strikes; Arcia flied to left;
Fryer grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Twins 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Corporan struck out; Dominguez struck out; Marisnick
lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 0, Astros 0.

TWINS 3RD: Escobar lined to center; Santana singled to center;
Dozier flied to center; Oberholtzer threw a wild pitch [Santana
to second]; Mauer flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); Grossman
flied to center; Altuve grounded out (third to first); when
Jose Altuve was called out at 1B, Astros manager Bo Porter
challenged the ruling; the call was upheld by replay; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 0, Astros 0.

TWINS 4TH: Vargas struck out; Plouffe grounded out (third to
first); Nunez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 4TH: Carter struck out; Fowler walked; Singleton reached
on an error by Nunez [Fowler to second]; Corporan lined to
right; Dominguez popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Twins
0, Astros 0.

TWINS 5TH: Arcia flied to right; Fryer grounded out (shortstop
to first); Escobar doubled to left; Santana singled to shortstop
[Escobar to third]; Dozier grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Marisnick flied to right; Gonzalez grounded out
(first to pitcher); Grossman grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 0, Astros 0.

TWINS 6TH: Mauer homered; Vargas flied to left; Plouffe lined to
right; Nunez flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Altuve grounded out (pitcher to first); Carter lined
to left; Fowler singled to center [Fowler out at second (center
to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 1, Astros 0.

TWINS 7TH: Arcia grounded out (first unassisted); Fryer flied to
center; Escobar flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: SCHAFER REPLACED NUNEZ (PLAYING LF); Singleton
walked; Corporan singled to left [Singleton to second];
Dominguez grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Singleton to third, Corporan out at second]; Marisnick flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 1, Astros 0.

TWINS 8TH: FIELDS REPLACED OBERHOLTZER (PITCHING); Santana
singled to right; Dozier doubled to left [Santana to third];
Mauer was walked intentionally; Vargas singled to center
[Santana scored, Dozier scored, Mauer to third]; Plouffe struck
out; SIPP REPLACED FIELDS (PITCHING); On a bunt Schafer made an
out to first; Arcia struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins 3,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Gonzalez grounded out (first unassisted); Grossman
was called out on strikes; Altuve singled to third; Gibson threw
a wild pitch [Altuve to second]; Carter singled to left [Altuve
scored]; FIEN REPLACED GIBSON (PITCHING); Fowler grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 3, Astros 1.

TWINS 9TH: QUALLS REPLACED SIPP (PITCHING); Fryer singled to
second; Escobar out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Fryer to second]; Santana singled to left [Fryer to third];
Santana stole second; Dozier reached on a fielder's choice
[Fryer out at home (shortstop to catcher)]; Corporan allowed a
passed ball [Santana to third, Dozier to second]; Mauer grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: PERKINS REPLACED FIEN (PITCHING); Singleton struck
out; Corporan flied to right; Dominguez grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 3, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Twins            3  11   1    9
 Astros           1   6   0    6


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