FIRST INNING

Twins: Danny Santana singled to right off Houston starter Brad Peacock. Brian Dozier doubled to left, Santana ran to third. Joe Mauer walked. Kennys Vargas struck out. Trevor Plouffe reached on a fielder’s choice to short, scoring Santana.

Houston: Jose Altuve hit a one-out homer to left off Twins starter Tommy Milone.

Twins 1, Houston 1

 

FOURTH INNING

Twins: Eduardo Escobar hit a one-out double to right. Jordan Schafer struck out. Santana reached on an infield single, Escobar ran to third. With Dozier at the plate, Escobar scored and Santana went to third on Peacock’s throwing error.

Twins 2, Houston 1

 

FIFTH INNING

Houston: Chris Carter hit a one-out homer to left.

Twins 2, Houston 2

 

NINTH INNING

Twins: Reliever Josh Fields issued a one-out walk to Schafer. Santana popped out to third. Schafer stole second. Dozier walked. Mauer singled to left, scoring Schafer and Dozier.

Twins 4, Houston 2

 

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Da. Santana cf 5 1 3 0 0 0 .322

Dozier 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 .240

Mauer 1b 4 0 2 1 1 0 .274

Vargas dh 5 0 1 0 0 2 .286

Plouffe 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 .249

Suzuki c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .301

Parmelee rf 4 0 1 0 0 2 .253

Escobar ss 3 1 2 0 1 1 .278

Schafer lf 3 1 0 0 1 1 .263

Totals 36 4 11 2 4 8

Houston AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Grossman rf 5 0 0 0 0 1 .198

Altuve 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 .336

Carter dh 3 1 1 1 1 0 .227

Dominguez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .233

Castro c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .231

Do.Santana lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 .000

Singleton 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 .193

Marisnick cf 4 0 4 0 0 0 .316

Petit ss 3 0 0 0 1 1 .258

Totals 34 2 9 2 3 8

Twins 100 100 002 — 4 11 1

Houston 100 010 000 — 2 9 2

E—Milone (1), Peacock (2), Buchanan (1). LOB—Twins 9, Houston 8. 2B—Dozier (23), Mauer (18), Escobar 2 (31). HR—Altuve (5), off Milone; Carter (26), off Milone. RBI—Mauer (29), Plouffe (55), Altuve (35), Carter (61). SB—Schafer (5). CS—Da.Santana (3), Marisnick (1). DP—Twins 1, Houston 1.

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Milone 6 8 2 2 3 5 97 3.52

Pressly 1 1/3 0 0 0 0 1 14 0.82

Duensing W, 3-2 2/3 0 0 0 0 1 16 2.30

Perkins S, 29-33 1 1 0 0 0 1 15 2.68

HOUSTON IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Peacock 5 7 2 1 1 5 115 5.25

Buchanan 3 3 0 0 1 1 37 4.30

Fields L, 2-5 1 1 2 2 2 2 30 4.84

PB—J.Castro. Umpires—Home, Bob Davidson; First, Bill Welke; Second, James Hoye; Third, Adrian Johnson. T—3:20. A—15,569 (42,060).