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MIN  3

BOS  6
@BAL  2

SEA  7
@CHW  6

NYY 11
@CLE  2

DET  5
OAK  2

KCR  4
TOR  1

TBD  3
@TEX  0

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WSN  0

CIN  8
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COL 15
CHC  2

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@NYM  5

ATL  7
@PHI  5

PIT 13
@SFG  3

STL  6
LAD  1

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 44,064

Saturday, August 11, 2007, 9:05pm
Time of Game: 2:36
Twins
3
58-58
Lost 3
3rd, 6½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Twins           0  0  1   0  0  0   1  0  1    3 11  2
Angels          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  4  X    4  4  1
W: J Lackey (15-6), L: P Neshek (6-2), S: F Rodriguez (29)
Angels
4
68-47
Won 2
1st

BATTING

Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
A Casilla 2B                  4   0   0   0    0   0  .238  .545   10    3   6   GDP
J Bartlett SS                 4   1   2   0    0   1  .262  .668   24    2   4   3B,SB
J Mauer C                     4   0   3   1    0   0  .301  .819   15    4   0   
J Morneau 1B                  4   0   1   0    0   1  .284  .893   16    9   0   GDP
T Hunter CF                   3   1   1   0    1   0  .294  .879   12    4   0   2B,SB,GDP
M Cuddyer RF                  4   1   1   0    0   1  .280  .797   14    0   0   
J Kubel DH                    1   0   0   0    0   1  .248  .712    3    0   0   
  M Redmond PH-DH             3   0   2   1    0   0  .292  .695    7    0   0   
  J Tyner PR                  0   0   0   0    0   0  .271  .664         0   0   
R White LF                    4   0   1   1    0   1  .163  .420   11    2   0   
N Punto 3B                    3   0   0   0    0   0  .206  .565   10    0   0   
  L Rodriguez PH              1   0   0   0    0   0  .196  .551    2    0   0   

C Silva P                                                                0   1
  P Neshek P                                                             0   0
  D Reyes P                                                              0   0
  M Guerrier P                                                           0   0
Totals                       35   3  11   3    1   5              124   24  11
BATTING
2B: T Hunter (33, off J Lackey).
3B: J Bartlett (2, off J Lackey).
TB: J Bartlett 4; J Mauer 3; M Redmond 2; T Hunter 2; R White; M Cuddyer; J Morneau.
GIDP: J Morneau (14); A Casilla (2); T Hunter (11).
RBI: R White (4); M Redmond (26); J Mauer (50).
2-out RBI: J Mauer.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 9.
FIELDING
DP: 1. J Bartlett-A Casilla-J Morneau.
E: A Casilla (5); J Mauer (1).
BASERUNNING
SB: J Bartlett (21, 2nd base off J Lackey/J Mathis); T Hunter (12, 2nd base off F Rodriguez/J Mathis).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
C Figgins 3B                  3   0   0   0    1   0  .339  .824   19    1   2   SB
O Cabrera SS                  4   0   2   0    0   1  .304  .758   17    1   5   
V Guerrero RF                 4   0   0   0    0   0  .324  .951   16    2   0   GDP
G Anderson LF                 3   0   0   0    0   0  .281  .742    7    2   0   
G Matthews DH                 3   1   0   0    0   1  .275  .786   12    0   0   
C Kotchman 1B                 3   1   1   1    0   0  .307  .860    6    9   1   2B
M Izturis 2B                  3   1   1   2    0   0  .269  .745   16    4   5   HR
J Mathis C                    3   0   0   0    0   1  .200  .520   14    6   0   
R Willits CF                  2   1   0   0    1   1  .307  .764   20    1   0   SB

J Lackey P                                                               1   3
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
Totals                       28   4   4   3    2   4              127   27  16
BATTING
2B: C Kotchman (27, off P Neshek).
HR: M Izturis (5, off P Neshek; 8th inn, 1 on, 0 outs to RF).
TB: M Izturis 4; C Kotchman 2; O Cabrera 2.
GIDP: V Guerrero (13).
RBI: M Izturis 2 (33); C Kotchman (54).
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 1 for 4.
FIELDING
DP: 3. O Cabrera-M Izturis-C Kotchman; M Izturis-O Cabrera-C Kotchman; M Izturis-C Kotchman.
E: J Mathis (1).
BASERUNNING
SB: R Willits (24, 3rd base off M Guerrier/J Mauer); C Figgins (32, 2nd base off M Guerrier/J Mauer).

PITCHING

Minnesota Twins            IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
C Silva                     7     2   0   0    0   2   0   4.30   22   88-60     9-9     75    - 
P Neshek, BS (3), L (6-2)   0.1   2   4   2    1   1   1   2.29    5   23-15     0-0          0-0
D Reyes                     0     0   0   0    1   0   0   4.39    1    4-0      0-0          1-0
M Guerrier                  0.2   0   0   0    0   1   0   1.66    2   12-7      0-1          2-1
Totals                      8     4   4   2    2   4   1          30  127-82     9-10         3-1 
Los Angeles Angels         IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
J Lackey, W (15-6)          8    10   2   2    0   3   0   3.07   31  104-69    11-4     57    - 
F Rodriguez, S (29)         1     1   1   0    1   2   0   2.57    5   20-13     0-1          0-0
Totals                      9    11   3   2    1   5   0          36  124-82    11-5          0-0 
D Reyes faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
IBB: None.
HBP: None.

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Gary Darling, 1B - Larry Poncino, 2B - Jerry Meals, 3B - Bruce Dreckman.
Time of Game: 2:36.
Attendance: 44,064.
Weather: 79° F, Wind 9mph out to Centerfield, Night, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Minnesota Twins               Los Angeles Angels                   
1. A Casilla            2B    1. C Figgins            3B 
2. J Bartlett           SS    2. O Cabrera            SS 
3. J Mauer              C     3. V Guerrero           RF 
4. J Morneau            1B    4. G Anderson           LF 
5. T Hunter             CF    5. G Matthews           DH 
6. M Cuddyer            RF    6. C Kotchman           1B 
7. J Kubel              DH    7. M Izturis            2B 
8. R White              LF    8. J Mathis             C  
9. N Punto              3B    9. R Willits            CF 

   C Silva              P        J Lackey             P  

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, John Lackey facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   O      ---  5  A Casilla       Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  6  J Bartlett      Triple to CF (Fly Ball)
   O      --3  5  J Mauer         Groundout: P-1B
   O      --3  6  J Morneau       Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Carlos Silva facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  4  C Figgins       Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  3  O Cabrera       Flyball: CF
   O      ---  3  V Guerrero      Popfly: 2B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 2nd, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, John Lackey facing 5-6-7
          ---  1  T Hunter        Double to CF (Fly Ball)
   O      -2-  4  M Cuddyer       Fielder's Choice P; Hunter out at 3B/P-3B-SS-3B; Cuddyer to 1B
   O      1--  3  J Kubel         Strikeout
   O      1--  2  R White         Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Carlos Silva facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  1  G Anderson      Flyball: CF
   O      ---  3  G Matthews      Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  3  C Kotchman      Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 3rd, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, John Lackey facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  3  N Punto         Groundout: 1B-P
   O      ---  1  A Casilla       Bunt Groundout: P-1B
          ---  5  J Bartlett      Single to LF (Fly Ball)
          1--     J Mauer         Bartlett Steals 2B
   R      -2-  6  " "             Single to RF (Ground Ball); Bartlett Scores
          1--  1  J Morneau       Single to CF (Ground Ball); Mauer to 2B
   O      12-  2  T Hunter        Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
                  1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Twins 1, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Behind 0-1, Carlos Silva facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  9  M Izturis       Flyball: LF
   O      ---  5  J Mathis        Groundout: P-2B-1B
   O      ---  7  R Willits       Lineout: SS
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 1, Angels 0.

Top of the 4th, Twins Batting, Ahead 1-0, John Lackey facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  3  M Cuddyer       Flyball: RF
                  Mike Redmond replaces Jason Kubel playing DH batting 7th
   O      ---  4  M Redmond       Flyball: RF
   O      ---  2  R White         Groundout: SS-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 1, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Behind 0-1, Carlos Silva facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  6  C Figgins       Groundout: SS-1B
          ---  3  O Cabrera       Single to CF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  2  V Guerrero      Flyball: CF; Cabrera to 2B
   O      -2-  4  G Anderson      Flyball: LF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 1, Angels 0.

Top of the 5th, Twins Batting, Ahead 1-0, John Lackey facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  5  N Punto         Groundout: 1B unassisted
   O      ---  3  A Casilla       Foul Flyball: LF (LF Foul)
   O      ---  6  J Bartlett      Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 1, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Behind 0-1, Carlos Silva facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  1  G Matthews      Flyball: CF
   O      ---  1  C Kotchman      Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  5  M Izturis       Lineout: SS
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 1, Angels 0.

Top of the 6th, Twins Batting, Ahead 1-0, John Lackey facing 3-4-5
          ---  1  J Mauer         Single to 3B/Bunt
   O      1--  6  J Morneau       Flyball: LF
   OO     1--  2  T Hunter        Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 1, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Behind 0-1, Carlos Silva facing 8-9-1
   O      ---  5  J Mathis        Groundout: SS-1B
   O      ---  6  R Willits       Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  5  C Figgins       Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 1, Angels 0.

Top of the 7th, Twins Batting, Ahead 1-0, John Lackey facing 6-7-8
          ---  3  M Cuddyer       Single to CF (Line Drive)
          1--  1  M Redmond       Single to LF (Line Drive); Cuddyer to 2B
   R      12-  2  R White         Single to CF (Line Drive); Cuddyer Scores; Redmond to 2B
   O      12-  2  N Punto         Foul Bunt Popfly: C (Behind Home)
   OO     12-  1  A Casilla       Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
                  1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Carlos Silva facing 2-3-4
          ---  5  O Cabrera       Single to CF (Ground Ball)
   OO     1--  5  V Guerrero      Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
   O      ---  2  G Anderson      Groundout: SS-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 2, Angels 0.

Top of the 8th, Twins Batting, Ahead 2-0, John Lackey facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  7  J Bartlett      Strikeout Swinging
          ---  3  J Mauer         Single to CF (Ground Ball)
   OO     1--  3  J Morneau       Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Pat Neshek facing 5-6-7
                  Pat Neshek replaces Carlos Silva pitching
          ---  8  G Matthews      Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); Matthews to 1B
   R      1--  2  C Kotchman      Double to CF (Fly Ball); Matthews Scores/unER
   RR     -2-  2  M Izturis       Home Run (Fly Ball to RF); Kotchman Scores
   O      ---  4  J Mathis        Strikeout Swinging
          ---  7  R Willits       Walk
                  Dennys Reyes replaces Pat Neshek pitching
          1--  4  C Figgins       Walk; Willits to 2B
                  Matt Guerrier replaces Dennys Reyes pitching
   RO     12-  6  O Cabrera       Strikeout Swinging, Willits Steals 3B, Figgins Steals 2B; Willits Scores/unER/Adv on E2 (throw)
   O      -2-  6  V Guerrero      Lineout: 2B
                  4 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 2, Angels 4.

Top of the 9th, Twins Batting, Behind 2-4, Francisco Rodriguez facing 5-6-7
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces John Lackey pitching
          ---  7  T Hunter        Walk
   O      1--  4  M Cuddyer       Strikeout Swinging, Hunter Steals 2B; Hunter to 3B/Adv on E2 (throw)
   R      --3  2  M Redmond       Single to SS (Ground Ball); Hunter Scores/unER
                  Jason Tyner pinch runs for Mike Redmond batting 7th
   O      1--  5  R White         Strikeout Swinging
                  Luis Rodriguez pinch hits for Nick Punto batting 9th
   O      1--  2  L Rodriguez     Flyball: CF
        1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Twins 3, Angels 4.

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