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W:P.Hernandez(1-0) L:D.Holland(1-2)
HR: TEX- None MIN- J.Willingham (4)



Texas Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Alfonso Marquez; First, Mike DiMuro; Second, Dan Bellino; Third, Ted Barrett;
- Ian Kinsler flied out to center. None on with one out and Craig Gentry due up.
- Craig Gentry singled to second. Runner on first with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.
- Adrian Beltre flied out to right. Runner on first with two out and Nelson Cruz due up.
- Craig Gentry picked off and caught stealing second to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 1st
- Brian Dozier flied out to center. None on with one out and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham struck out swinging to end the inning.

Texas Top 2nd
- Nelson Cruz singled to center. On the play, Nelson Crus tagged out at second, center to short. None on with one out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
- A.J. Pierzynski struck out swinging. None on with two out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker singled to center. Runner on first with two out and David Murphy due up.
- David Murphy struck out swinging to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 2nd
- Ryan Doumit popped out to third. None on with one out and Wilkin Ramirez due up.
- Wilkin Ramirez struck out swinging. None on with two out and Oswaldo Arcia due up.
- Oswaldo Arcia grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Texas Top 3rd
- Mitch Moreland grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Leury Garcia due up.
- Leury Garcia singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Ian Kinsler due up.
- Ian Kinsler ground-ruled double to left center. On the play, Leury Garcia advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Craig Gentry due up.
- Craig Gentry lined out to short. Runners on second and third with two out and Adrian Beltre due up.
- Adrian Beltre flied out to left to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 3rd
- Aaron Hicks reached first on Mitch Moreland`s fielding error. Runner on first with none out and Eduardo Escobar due up.
- Eduardo Escobar singled to left. On the play, Aaron Hicks advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Pedro Florimon due up.
- Pedro Florimon popped out to second. Runners on first and third with one out and Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier sacrifice fly to center scored Aaron Hicks with two out. Runner on first and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer struck out swinging to end the inning.

Texas Top 4th
- Nelson Cruz struck out swinging. None on with one out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
- A.J. Pierzynski flied out to center. None on with two out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker walked. Runner on first with two out and David Murphy due up.
- David Murphy grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 4th
- Josh Willingham grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit grounded out third to first. None on with two out and Wilkin Ramirez due up.
- Wilkin Ramirez grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Texas Top 5th
- Mitch Moreland lined out to second. None on with one out and Leury Garcia due up.
- Leury Garcia grounded out short to first. None on with two out and Ian Kinsler due up.
- Ian Kinsler popped out to second to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 5th
- Oswaldo Arcia grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Aaron Hicks due up.
- Aaron Hicks struck out swinging. None on with two out and Eduardo Escobar due up.
- Eduardo Escobar flied out to center to end the inning.

Texas Top 6th
- Anthony Swarzak starts the inning for the Twins.
- Craig Gentry grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.
- Adrian Beltre struck out swinging. None on with two out and Nelson Cruz due up.
- Nelson Cruz struck out swinging to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 6th
- Pedro Florimon flied out to center. None on with one out and Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer struck out swinging. Runner on first with two out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Brian Dozier advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with two out and Josh Willingham at the plate.
- Josh Willingham two-out, two-run Home Run (4) to left scored Brian Dozier. Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit doubled to left. Runner on second with two out and Wilkin Ramirez due up.
- Wilkin Ramirez grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Texas Top 7th
- A.J. Pierzynski singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and David Murphy due up.
- Brian Duensing enters the game for the Twins with a runner on first and one out.
- David Murphy popped out to third. Runner on first with two out and Mitch Moreland due up.
- Mitch Moreland struck out looking to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 7th
- Oswaldo Arcia walked. Runner on first with none out and Aaron Hicks due up.
- Aaron Hicks grounded out short to first. On the play, Oswaldo Arcia advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Eduardo Escobar due up.
- Eduardo Escobar singled to right. On the play, Oswaldo Arcia advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Pedro Florimon due up.
- Pedro Florimon grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to short scored Oswaldo Arcia. On the play, Eduardo Escobar out at second. Runner on first with two out and Brian Dozier due up.
- Pedro Florimon advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with two out and Brian Dozier at the plate.
- Brian Dozier struck out swinging to end the inning.

Texas Top 8th
- Jared Burton starts the inning for the Twins.
- Leury Garcia struck out swinging. None on with one out and Ian Kinsler due up.
- Ian Kinsler doubled to right center. Runner on second with one out and Craig Gentry due up.
- Leonys Martin is pinch-hitting for Craig Gentry.
- Ian Kinsler stole third. Runner on third with one out and Leonys Martin at the plate.
- Pinch-Hitter Leonys Martin strikes out swinging dropped third strike, catcher to first. Runner on third with two out and Joe Mauer due up.
- Adrian Beltre grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Bottom 8th
- Leonys Martin remains in the game as the center fielder, batting 2nd.
- Michael Kirkman starts the inning for the Rangers.
- Joe Mauer grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit struck out looking. Runner on first with two out and Wilkin Ramirez due up.
- Josh Willingham stole second. Runner on second with two out and Wilkin Ramirez at the plate.
- Wilkin Ramirez single to second scored Josh Willingham with two out. Runner on first and Oswaldo Arcia due up.
- Oswaldo Arcia singled to right. On the play, Wilkin Ramirez advances to third. Runners on first and third with two out and Aaron Hicks due up.
- Aaron Hicks double to left scored Wilkin Ramirez and Oswaldo Arcia with two out. Runner on second and Eduardo Escobar due up.
- Eduardo Escobar grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Texas Top 9th
- Glen Perkins starts the inning for the Twins.
- Nelson Cruz walked. Runner on first with none out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
- A.J. Pierzynski walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker struck out swinging. Runners on first and second with one out and David Murphy due up.
- David Murphy lined out to second. Runners on first and second with two out and Mitch Moreland due up.
- Mitch Moreland double to center scored Nelson Cruz and A.J. Pierzynski with two out. Runner on second and Leury Garcia due up.
- Leury Garcia struck out swinging to end the game.

Texas 2, Minnesota 7


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: P.Hernandez (1-0); LP:D.Holland (1-2).

Texas 2, Minnesota 7