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Sunday's Twins-Detroit scorecard

  • August 24, 2014 - 11:02 PM

THIRD INNING

Detroit: With Twins starter Kyle Gibson pitching, Eugenio Suarez singled to left. Don Kelly lined out to center. Rajai Davis singled to left, Suarez to second. Ian Kinsler singled to left, scoring Suarez, Davis to third. Torii Hunter singled to right, scoring Davis, Kinsler to third. Victor Martinez reached on a throwing error by second baseman Brian Dozier, scoring Kinsler.

Twins: With Tigers starter Max Scherzer pitching, Kurt Suzuki singled to left. Eduardo Escobar reached on a fielder’s choice to shortstop, Suzuki out at second. Jordan Schafer doubled to center, Escobar to third. Danny Santana doubled to right, scoring Escobar and Schafer. Dozier singled to center, scoring Santana. Twins 3, Tigers 3

 

FIFTH INNING

Detroit: Kinsler singled to center. Hunter was hit by a pitch, Kinsler to second. Victor Martinez singled to center, scoring Kinsler, Hunter to second. Gibson threw a wild pitch, moving Hunter to third and Victor Martinez to second. J.D. Martinez walked. Nick Castellanos struck out. Alex Avila reached on a fielder’s choice, scoring Hunter, J.D. Martinez out at second. Tigers 5, Twins 3

 

SIXTH INNING

Detroit: With Twins reliever Brian Duensing pitching, Kinsler walked. Kinsler stole second. Hunter popped out to second. Victor Martinez homered to left-center, scoring Kinsler. Tigers 7, Twins 3

 

SEVENTH INNING

Detroit: With Twins reliever Samuel Deduno pitching, Kelly walked. Davis homered to left, scoring Kelly.

Twins: With Tigers reliever Phil Coke pitching, Kennys Vargas singled to center. Oswaldo Arcia flied out to center. Trevor Plouffe doubled to right, moving Vargas to third. Jim Johnson relieved Coke. Suzuki grounded out to short, scoring Vargas. Tigers 9, Twins 4

 

EIGHTH INNING

Detroit: With Twins reliever Casey Fien pitching, Castellanos singled to center. Avila singled to center, moving Castellanos to third. Suarez singled to left, scoring Castellanos and moving Avila to second. Kelly singled to right, moving Avila to third and Suarez to second. Davis flied out to right. Kinsler struck out. Hunter tripled to right, scoring Avila, Suarez and Kelly. Tigers 13, Twins 4

 

Detroit AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Davis cf-lf 6 2 2 2 0 1 .280

Kinsler 2b 5 3 2 1 1 2 .282

Romine 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216

Hunter rf 5 1 2 4 0 0 .275

V.Martinez dh 6 1 3 4 0 0 .328

J.Martinez lf 4 0 2 0 1 1 .306

Carrera cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 .231

Castellanos 3b 4 1 1 0 2 2 .263

Avila c 5 1 2 1 1 1 .222

Suarez ss 5 2 3 1 1 0 .263

Kelly 1b 3 2 1 0 2 0 .244

Totals 44 13 18 13 8 7

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Santana cf 5 1 2 2 0 0 .324

Dozier 2b 3 0 1 1 1 0 .236

Nunez ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 .253

Mauer 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .277

Parmelee 1b 1 0 1 0 0 0 .244

Vargas dh 5 1 3 0 0 2 .337

Arcia rf 5 0 0 0 0 3 .226

Plouffe 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 .252

Suzuki c 3 0 1 1 0 0 .295

Fryer ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .217

Escobar ss 4 1 0 0 0 2 .281

Schafer lf 3 1 2 0 1 1 .302

Totals 39 4 12 4 2 9

Detroit 003 022 240 — 13 18 0

Twins 003 000 100 — 4 12 1

E—Dozier (11). LOB—Detroit 13, Twins 12. 2B—J.Martinez (24), Santana (17), Plouffe (37), Schafer (4). 3B—Hunter (2). HR—V.Martinez (25), off Duensing; Davis (7), off Deduno. RBI—Davis 2 (41), Kinsler (69), Hunter 4 (69), V.Martinez 4 (84), Avila (36), Suarez (18), Santana 2 (34), Dozier (58), Suzuki (51). SB—Kinsler (14). CS—J.Martinez (3). DP—Twins 1.

DETROIT IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Scherzer W, 15-4 5 7 3 3 1 4 112 3.13

Alburquerque ⅔ 1 0 0 1 1 27 2.70

Coke ⅔ 2 1 1 0 1 20 4.37

Johnson 1⅔ 0 0 0 0 1 22 7.31

McCoy 1 2 0 0 0 2 21 5.40

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Gibson L, 11-10 4⅔ 8 5 5 4 5 95 4.31

Duensing 1⅓ 2 2 2 3 0 29 3.04

Deduno 1 2 2 2 1 1 25 4.62

Fien 1 5 4 4 0 1 34 3.29

Perkins 1 1 0 0 0 0 13 2.44

Inherited runners-scored—Coke 3-0, Ji.Johnson 2-1, Duensing 3-0. IBB—off Duensing (Castellanos). HBP—by Scherzer (Plouffe), by Alburquerque (K.Suzuki), by Gibson (Tor.Hunter). WP—Scherzer, Gibson. Umpires—Home, Eric Cooper; First, Tom Hallion; Second, Tripp Gibson; Third, Chris Guccione. T—4:10. A—23,983 (39,021).

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