SCORECARD

First inning

Twins: Detroit starter Anibal Sanchez issued a two-out walk to Josh Willingham. Justin Morneau doubled to left, scoring Willingham. Ryan Doumit walked. Chris Parmelee singled to left-center, scoring Morneau.

Twins 2, Detroit 0

SECOND inning

Twins: Pedro Florimon singled to right. Brian Dozier struck out. Jamey Carroll doubled to left, scoring Florimon.

Twins 3, Detroit 0

sixth inning

Detroit: Austin Jackson hit a one-out double to left off Twins starter Scott Diamond. Torii Hunter singled to right, scoring Jackson; Hunter advanced to second advancing on throw home. Miguel Cabrera doubled to left, scoring Hunter.

Twins 3, Detroit 2

seventh inning

Twins: Aaron Hicks tripled to right off reliever Bruce Rondon. Florimon singled to center, scoring Hicks. Florimon stole second. Dozier flied out to center. Carroll walked. Willingham walked, loading the bases. Darin Downs relieved Rondon. Morneau singled to center, scoring Florimon.

Twins 5, Detroit 2

EIGHTH inning

Twins: Parmelee homered to right.

Twins 6, Detroit 2

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Dozier 2b 5 0 0 0 0 2 .227

Carroll 3b 4 0 1 1 1 1 .292

Willingham dh 3 1 0 0 2 3 .239

Morneau 1b 5 1 2 2 0 1 .261

Doumit c 3 0 1 0 1 1 .200

Parmelee rf 4 1 2 2 0 1 .236

Arcia lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .220

Hicks cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .120

Florimon ss 4 2 2 1 0 0 .255

Totals 36 6 10 6 4 11

Detroit AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Jackson cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 .284

Hunter rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 .365

Cabrera 3b 3 0 2 1 0 0 .371

Fielder 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 .302

Martinez dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 .212

Tuiasosopo lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 .300

Dirks ph-lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 .211

Peralta ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 .293

Pena c 3 0 0 0 0 2 .200

Santiago 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 .091

Totals 31 2 6 2 1 5

Twins 210 000 210 — 6 10 0

Detroit 000 002 000 — 2 6 0

LOB—Twins 7, Detroit 4. 2B—Carroll (1), Morneau (6), Jackson (5), Cabrera (7). 3B—Hicks (1). HR—Parmelee (2), off Downs. RBI—Carroll (3), Morneau 2 (13), Parmelee 2 (8), Florimon (7), Hunter (13), Cabrera (29). SB—Doumit (1), Florimon (2). CS—Peralta (1). DP—Twins 1, Detroit 1.

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Diamond W, 2-2 6 4 2 2 1 3 88 3.97

Fien H, 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 17 3.60

Burton 1 0 0 0 0 0 15 0.87

Perkins 1 2 0 0 0 1 13 3.72

DETROIT IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Sanchez L, 3-2 6 5 3 3 2 9 115 1.82

Rondon 1/3 2 2 2 2 0 17 11.57

Downs 1 2/3 3 1 1 0 0 29 3.38

Ortega 1 0 0 0 0 2 12 0.00

Inherited runners-scored—Downs 3-1. HBP—by Diamond (Cabrera). Umpires—Home, Jeff Kellogg; First, Eric Cooper; Second, Paul Schrieber; Third, Chad Fairchild. T—2:54. A—36,028 (41,255).