SCORECARD

FIRST INNING

Detroit: Ian Kinsler hit a lead-off homer to left-center off Twins starter Tommy Milone.

Detroit 1, Twins 0

SECOND INNING

Twins: Kennys Vargas doubled to left off Detroit starter Robbie Ray. Oswaldo Arcia doubled to center, scoring Vargas. Trevor Plouffe doubled to left, scoring Arcia. Kurt Suzuki struck out. Eduardo Escobar hit a two-run homer to left. Jordan Schafer singled to center. Danny Santana hit a two-run homer to left.

Twins 6, Detroit 1

FIFTH INNING

Detroit: With one out, Torii Hunter was safe at first on Escobar’s fielding error. Miguel Cabrera singled to center, Hunter to third. Victor Martinez singled to center, scoring Hunter, Cabrera to second. J.D. Martinez doubled to left-center, scoring Cabrera, V. Martinez to third. Nick Castellanos reached on an infield single to short, scoring V. Martinez, J.D. Martinez to second. Eugenio Suarez singled to left, loading the bases. Anthony Swarzak relieved Milone. Bryan Holaday hit a sacrifice fly to left, scoring J.D. Martinez.

Twins 6, Detroit 5

SIXTH INNING

Twins: Escobar tripled to center off reliever Jim Johnson. Schafer walked. Santana walked. Brian Dozier singled to left, scoring Escobar, Schafer to third and Santana to second. Ian Krol relieved Johnson. Joe Mauer singled to right, scoring Schafer and Santana; Dozier to third. Vargas walked, loading the bases. Arcia was safe at first on Kinsler’s fielding error, scoring Dozier; Mauer to third, and Vargas to second. Plouffe reached on a fielder’s choice to third, scoring Mauer; Vargas scored, Arcia to third on Castellanos’ throwing error. Suzuki struck out. Escobar struck out. Schafer walked, loading the bases. Santana singled to center, scoring Arcia and Plouffe; Schafer to third. Al Alburquerque relieved Krol. Brian Dozier walked, loading the bases. Mauer walked, scoring Schafer.

Twins 15, Detroit 5

SEVENTH INNING

Twins: Plouffe hit a one-out single to center off reliever Joba Chamberlain. Suzuki flied out to center. Escobar singled to center, Plouffe to third. Schafer singled to left, scoring Plouffe, Escobar to second. Santana singled to center, loading the bases. Dozier walked, scoring Escobar.

Twins 17, Detroit 5

EIGHTH INNING

Detroit: With one out, Ezequiel Carrera reached on an infield single off reliever Caleb Thielbar. Don Kelly singled to center, Carrera to third. Pinch hitter Alex Avila reached on a fielder’s choice to first, scoring Carrera.

Twins: Vargas doubled to left off reliever Andrew Romine. Vargas went to third on a wild pitch. Arcia hit a two-run homer to right. Plouffe homered to left.

Twins 20, Detroit 6

Detroit AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Kinsler 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 .282

Romine 2b-p 1 0 0 0 0 0 .215

Hunter rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .269

Carrera cf 1 1 1 0 0 0 .212

Cabrera 1b 3 1 2 0 1 0 .311

Kelly 1b-2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 .250

Martinez dh 4 1 2 1 0 0 .324

Avila ph-1b 1 0 0 1 0 0 .218

Martinez lf-rf 5 1 1 1 0 0 .299

Castellanos 3b 5 0 2 1 0 1 .259

Suarez ss 5 0 2 0 0 1 .245

Holaday c 4 0 1 1 0 0 .239

Davis cf-lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .283

Totals 42 6 15 6 1 3

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Santana cf 6 2 3 4 1 1 .319

Dozier 2b 3 1 1 2 3 0 .232

Mauer 1b 4 1 2 3 1 1 .278

Parmelee 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246

Vargas dh 5 3 2 0 1 2 .321

Arcia rf 6 3 2 3 0 0 .234

Plouffe 3b 6 4 3 3 0 0 .245

Suzuki c 6 0 0 0 0 3 .295

Escobar ss 6 3 5 2 0 1 .282

Schafer lf 3 3 2 1 3 0 .286

Totals 46 20 20 18 9 8

Detroit 100 040 010 — 6 15 2

Twins 060 009 23x — 20 20 3

E—Kinsler (5), Castellanos (11), Plouffe (10), Edu.Escobar 2 (7). LOB—Detroit 11, Twins 11. 2B—J.Martinez (22), Holaday (2), Vargas 2 (5), Arcia (13), Plouffe (34). 3B—Escobar (1). HR—Kinsler (12), off Milone; Escobar (4), off Ray; Santana (6), off Ray; Arcia (14), off Romine; Plouffe (10), offRomine. RBI—Kinsler (67), V.Martinez (80), Avila (35), J.Martinez (56), Castellanos (51), Holaday (11), Santana 4 (32), Dozier 2 (55), Mauer 3 (35), Arcia 3 (40), Plouffe 3 (63), Escobar 2 (24), Schafer (2). SB—Kinsler (13), Schafer (7). SF—Holaday. GIDP—V.Martinez. DP—Twins 1.

DETROIT IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Ray L, 1-4 1⅓ 6 6 6 0 3 35 7.09

Hardy 1⅓ 2 0 0 1 1 28 1.84

Coke 1⅔ 0 0 0 1 1 30 4.24

Johnson ⅔ 2 4 3 2 0 27 7.59

Krol ⅔ 2 5 1 2 2 34 4.96

Alburquerque ⅓ 0 0 0 2 0 17 2.74

Chamberlain 1 4 2 2 1 0 16 3.55

Romine 1 4 3 3 0 1 27 27.00

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Milone 4⅓ 10 5 3 0 3 99 4.08

Swarzak 1 1 0 0 0 0 16 4.06

Pressly W, 2-0 ⅔ 0 0 0 1 0 9 2.45

Burton 1 2 0 0 0 0 19 4.11

Thielbar 1 2 1 1 0 0 19 3.46

Duensing 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 2.74

Inherited runners-scored—Coke 1-0, Krol 3-3, Alburquerque 2-1, Swarzak 3-1, Pressly 1-0. IBB—off Pressly (Mi.Cabrera). WP—An.Romine, Pressly. Umpires—Home, Tom Hallion; First, Tripp Gibson; Second, Chris Guccione; Third, Eric Cooper. T—3:59. A—29,394 (39,021).