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    Final123456789RHE
    Toronto «0000050049141
    Minnesota110000001371
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:A.Loup(1-0) L:P.Hughes(0-1)
    HR: TOR- B.Lawrie (3) MIN- T.Plouffe (1)



    ***   Minnesota Bottom 9th   ***

    - Jason Kubel grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Chris Colabello out at second to end the game.
    - Chris Colabello singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Jason Kubel due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe one-out, solo Home Run (1) to left. Chris Colabello due up.
    - Joe Mauer struck out swinging. None on with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Sergio Santos starts the inning for the Blue Jays.

    Toronto 9, Minnesota 2


    ***   Toronto Top 9th   ***

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    - Ryan Goins grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Brett Lawrie two-out, Grand Slam (3) to left scored Edwin Encarnacion, Dioner Navarro and Moises Sierra. Ryan Goins due up.
    - Moises Sierra walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Brett Lawrie due up.
    - Dioner Navarro walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Moises Sierra due up.
    - Edwin Encarnacion walked. Runner on first with two outs and Dioner Navarro due up.
    - Josh Thole grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Edwin Encarnacion due up.
    - Jose Bautista grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Josh Thole due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar stays in the game to play shortstop.
    - Jared Burton starts the inning for the Twins.

    Toronto 5, Minnesota 2


    ***   Minnesota Bottom 8th   ***

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    - Brian Dozier grounded into a fielder`s choice to third. On the play, Kurt Suzuki out at third to end the inning.
    - Steve Delabar enters the game for the Blue Jays with runners on first and second and two out.
    - Pinch-Hitter Eduardo Escobar singled to left. On the play, Kurt Suzuki advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar is Pinch-Hitting for Pedro Florimon.
    - Aaron Hicks struck out looking. Runner on first with two outs and Pedro Florimon due up.
    - Kurt Suzuki walked. Runner on first with one out and Aaron Hicks due up.
    - Josmil Pinto struck out swinging. None on with one out and Kurt Suzuki due up.

    Toronto 5, Minnesota 2


    ***   Toronto Top 8th   ***

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    - Munenori Kawasaki grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Melky Cabrera walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Munenori Kawasaki due up.
    - Ryan Goins grounded out third to first. On the play, Brett Lawrie advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Melky Cabrera due up.
    - Brett Lawrie grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Moises Sierra out at second. Runner on first with one out and Ryan Goins due up.
    - Moises Sierra singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Brett Lawrie due up.

    Toronto 5, Minnesota 2


    ***   Minnesota Bottom 7th   ***

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    - Jason Kubel grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Brett Cecil enters the game for the Blue Jays with none on and two out.
    - Chris Colabello flied out to right. None on with two outs and Jason Kubel due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe flied out to center. None on with one out and Chris Colabello due up.
    - NOTE: Adam Lind left the game due to an injured back.

    Toronto 5, Minnesota 2


    ***   Toronto Top 7th   ***

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    - Dioner Navarro flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Edwin Encarnacion flied out to left. Runners on first and second with two outs and Dioner Navarro due up.
    - Anthony Swarzak enters the game for the Twins with runners on first and second and one out.
    - Pinch-Hitter Josh Thole bunt grounded into a fielder`s choice, pitcher to third. On the play, Jose Bautista advances to second and Munenori Kawasaki out at third. Runners on first and second with one out and Edwin Encarnacion due up.
    - Josh Thole is Pinch-Hitting for Adam Lind.
    - Jose Bautista singled to right. On the play, Munenori Kawasaki advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Adam Lind due up.
    - Munenori Kawasaki singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Jose Bautista due up.
    - Caleb Thielbar starts the inning for the Twins.

    Toronto 5, Minnesota 2


    ***   Minnesota Bottom 6th   ***

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    - Joe Mauer struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Brian Dozier fouled out to first. Runner on first with two outs and Joe Mauer due up.
    - Pedro Florimon reached first on Edwin Encarnacion`s fielding error. Runner on first with one out and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Aaron Hicks grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Pedro Florimon due up.
    - Neil Wagner starts the inning for the Blue Jays.

    Toronto 5, Minnesota 2


    ***   Toronto Top 6th   ***

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    - Melky Cabrera grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.
    - Ryan Goins singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Melky Cabrera due up.
    - Brett Lawrie sacrifice fly out to center scored Edwin Encarnacion. On the play, Dioner Navarro scored on Kurt Suzuki`s throwing error with two out. None on and Ryan Goins due up.
    - Moises Sierra`s ground out to first scored Adam Lind with one out. On the play, Dioner Navarro advances to second and Edwin Encarnacion advances to third. Runners on second and third and Brett Lawrie due up.
    - Dioner Navarro singled to left. On the play, Edwin Encarnacion advances to second and Adam Lind advances to third. Bases loaded with none out and Moises Sierra due up.
    - Michael Tonkin enters the game for the Twins with runners on first and second and none out.
    - Edwin Encarnacion single to center scored Jose Bautista with none out. On the play, Adam Lind advances to second. Runners on first and second and Dioner Navarro due up.
    - Adam Lind singled to right center. On the play, Jose Bautista advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Edwin Encarnacion due up.
    - Jose Bautista single to center scored Munenori Kawasaki with none out. Runner on first and Adam Lind due up.
    - Munenori Kawasaki doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Jose Bautista due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 2


    ***   Minnesota Bottom 5th   ***

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    - Kurt Suzuki fouled out to catcher to end the inning.
    - Josmil Pinto walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Kurt Suzuki due up.
    - Jason Kubel was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with two outs and Josmil Pinto due up.
    - Chris Colabello lined out to second. None on with two outs and Jason Kubel due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe bunt grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Chris Colabello due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 2


    ***   Toronto Top 5th   ***

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    - Melky Cabrera struck out looking to end the inning.
    - Ryan Goins struck out looking. None on with two outs and Melky Cabrera due up.
    - Brett Lawrie flied out to right. None on with one out and Ryan Goins due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 2


    ***   Minnesota Bottom 4th   ***

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    - Joe Mauer struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Aaron Loup enters the game for the Blue Jays with a runner on third and two out.
    - Brian Dozier struck out swinging. Runner on third with two outs and Joe Mauer due up.
    - Pedro Florimon sacrifice bunt, pitcher to first. On the play, Aaron Hicks advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Aaron Hicks stole second. Runner on second with none out and Pedro Florimon at the plate.
    - Aaron Hicks walked. Runner on first with none out and Pedro Florimon due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 2


    ***   Toronto Top 4th   ***

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    - Moises Sierra grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Adam Lind out at second to end the inning.
    - Dioner Navarro struck out looking. Runners on first and second with two outs and Moises Sierra due up.
    - Edwin Encarnacion struck out looking. Runners on first and second with one out and Dioner Navarro due up.
    - Adam Lind walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Edwin Encarnacion due up.
    - Jose Bautista doubled to left center. Runner on second with none out and Adam Lind due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 2


    ***   Minnesota Bottom 3rd   ***

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    -
    - Kurt Suzuki grounded out third to first to end the inning.
    - Josmil Pinto flied out to center. Runner on second with two outs and Kurt Suzuki due up.
    - Jason Kubel grounded out to first. On the play, Chris Colabello advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Josmil Pinto due up.
    - Chris Colabello singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Jason Kubel due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 2


    ***   Toronto Top 3rd   ***

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    - Munenori Kawasaki fouled out to third to end the inning.
    - Melky Cabrera grounded into a double play, short to second to first. On the play, Ryan Goins out at second. None on with two outs and Munenori Kawasaki due up.
    - Ryan Goins singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Melky Cabrera due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 2


    ***   Minnesota Bottom 2nd   ***

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    - Trevor Plouffe flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Joe Mauer single to left center scored Pedro Florimon with two out. On the play, Brian Dozier advances to third. Runners on first and third and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Brian Dozier walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Joe Mauer due up.
    - Pedro Florimon tripled to left center. Runner on third with two outs and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Aaron Hicks struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Pedro Florimon due up.
    - Kurt Suzuki grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Aaron Hicks due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 1


    ***   Toronto Top 2nd   ***

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    - Brett Lawrie struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Moises Sierra grounded out third to first. On the play, Edwin Encarnacion advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Brett Lawrie due up.
    - Dioner Navarro popped out to second. Runner on first with one out and Moises Sierra due up.
    - Edwin Encarnacion singled to right center. Runner on first with none out and Dioner Navarro due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 1


    ***   Minnesota Bottom 1st   ***

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    - Josmil Pinto struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Jason Kubel walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Josmil Pinto due up.
    - Chris Colabello double to right center scored Brian Dozier with two out. Runner on second and Jason Kubel due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Chris Colabello due up.
    - Joe Mauer flied out to left. Runner on first with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Brian Dozier walked. Runner on first with none out and Joe Mauer due up.

    Toronto 0, Minnesota 0


    ***   Toronto Top 1st   ***

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    - Adam Lind struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Jose Bautista struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Adam Lind due up.
    - Munenori Kawasaki out on batter interference.
    - Melky Cabrera singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Munenori Kawasaki due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,Eric Cooper; First, Chris Guccione; Second, Pat Hoberg; Third, Tom Hallion;


    Final123456789RHE
    Toronto «0000050049141
    Minnesota110000001371
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:A.Loup(1-0) L:P.Hughes(0-1)
    HR: TOR- B.Lawrie (3) MIN- T.Plouffe (1)


    TorontoABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Melky Cabrera LF401000011.323
    Munenori Kawasaki 2B512010000.400
    Jose Bautista CF513110001.289
    Adam Lind DH211000011.324
      Josh Thole PH-DH200000000.375
    Edwin Encarnacion 1B422100011.241
    Dioner Navarro C421000011.235
    Moises Sierra RF411100010.133
    Brett Lawrie 3B411500101.132
    Ryan Goins SS502000001.152
    Totals39914820157 
     
    MinnesotaABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Brian Dozier 2B310000021.180
    Joe Mauer 1B501100003.278
    Trevor Plouffe 3B511100101.314
    Chris Colabello RF503110000.306
    Jason Kubel LF300000010.357
    Josmil Pinto DH300000012.207
    Kurt Suzuki C300000010.243
    Aaron Hicks CF300000012.186
    Pedro Florimon SS211001000.094
      Eduardo Escobar PH-SS101000000.273
    Totals3337311169 


    E_E.Encarnacion, K.Suzuki. LOB_Toronto 9, Minnesota 11. 2B_M.Kawasaki, J.Bautista, C.Colabello. 3B_P.Florimon. HR_B.Lawrie (3) off J.Burton, T.Plouffe (1) off S.Santos. SF_B.Lawrie. S_P.Florimon. SB_A.Hicks (2). GIDP_M.Cabrera, J.Kubel. DP_Toronto 1 (M.Kawasaki, R.Goins and E.Encarnacion); Minnesota 1 (P.Florimon, B.Dozier and J.Mauer).

    TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Brandon Morrow3.242244098-555.52
    Aaron Loup (W 1-0)1.100011023-133.00
    Neil Wagner1.200001019-142.08
    Brett Cecil1.010012020-100.00
    Steve Delabar0.10000004-33.38
    Sergio Santos1.021101116-93.38
     
    MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Phil Hughes (L 0-1)5.084417087-607.20
    Michael Tonkin1.021100016-103.00
    Caleb Thielbar0.120000014-93.60
    Anthony Swarzak1.210010018-108.10
    Jared Burton1.014430135-1614.40


    P.Hughes pitched to 4 batters in the 6th.

    HBP_by A.Loup (J.Kubel).
    T_3:31. A_21818.
    Umpires_Home,Eric Cooper; First, Chris Guccione; Second, Pat Hoberg; Third, Tom Hallion.
    LEGEND
     
    2B = Double 3B = Triple
    AB = At Bat APP = Plate Appearance
    AVG = Batting Average BB = Base on Balls
    BF = Batters Faced BK = Balk
    CS = Caught Stealing DOU = Double
    ER = Error ERA = Earned Run Average
    H = Hits HBP = Hit by Pitch
    HR = Home Run IBB = Intentional Base on Balls
    IP = Innings Pitch K = Strike Out
    KL = Strike Out Looking L = Loss
    OBP = On Base Percentage R = Runs
    RBI = Runs Batted In S = Save
    SB = Stolen Base SF = Sacrifice Fly
    SH = Sacrifice Hit SLG = Slugging Percentage
    TRI = Triple W = Win
    WHIP = Walks + Hits / Innings Pitch WP = Wild Pitch
     

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