game 1

FIRST INNING

Twins: Detroit starter Buck Farmer issued a one-out walk to Brian Dozier. Joe Mauer singled to right, scoring Dozier.

Twins 1, Detroit 0

SECOND INNING

: Twins starter Yohan Pino walked Victor Martinez. J.D. Martinez popped out to short. Nick Castellanos doubled to left-center, scoring Martinez.

Twins 1, Detroit 1

Twins: Eduardo Nunez reached on bunt single to Farmer. Eduardo Escobar singled to left-center, Nunez advanced to third. Eric Fryer was hit with a pitch, Escobar went to second. Jordan Schafer tripled to center, scoring Nunez, Escobar and Fryer. Danny Santana struck out. Dozier walked. Mauer doubled to left, scoring Schafer and Dozier. Patrick McCoy relieved Farmer. Kennys Vargas doubled to right, scoring Mauer.

Twins 7, Detroit 1

THIRD INNING

Twins: Fryer singled to center off reliever Patrick McCoy. Schafer struck out. Santana singled to center, Fryer went to second. Dozier doubled to left, scoring Fryer and advancing Santana to third. Kyle Lobstein relieved McCoy. Mauer was intentionally walked. Vargas hit a sacrifice fly to right, scoring Santana.

Twins 9, Detroit 1

FIFTH INNING

Detroit: Castellanos singled to center. Don Kelly popped out to third. Alex Avila reached on a fielder’s choice to second, Castellanos went to second on Dozier’s throwing error. Andrew Romine struck out. Ian Kinsler singled to right, scoring Castellanos and advancing Avila to third. Ezequiel Carrera singled to right, scoring Avila and advancing Kinsler to third.

Miguel Cabrera reached on an infield single, scoring Kinsler.

Twins 9, Detroit 4

SEVENTH INNING

Twins: Santana hit a one-out triple to left-center. Dozier walked. Mauer walked, Dozier went to second. Vargas doubled to right, scoring Santana, Dozier and Mauer.

Twins 12, Detroit 4

Detroit AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Kinsler 2b 4 1 1 1 0 2 .282

Suarez ss 1 0 1 0 0 0 .249

Carrera cf 5 0 2 1 0 0 .237

Cabrera 1b 5 0 1 1 0 1 .310

V.Martinez dh 2 1 0 0 2 0 .323

J.Martinez lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .299

Castellanos 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 .261

Kelly rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 .242

Avila c 4 1 1 0 0 0 .219

Romine ss-2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 .216

Totals 37 4 10 4 2 8

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Santana cf 4 2 2 0 1 1 .321

Dozier 2b 2 3 1 1 3 0 .233

Mauer dh 3 2 2 3 2 0 .281

Vargas 1b 4 0 2 5 0 2 .329

Parmelee rf 5 0 0 0 0 4 .241

Nunez 3b 5 1 2 0 0 0 .255

Escobar ss 5 1 3 0 0 0 .287

Fryer c 4 2 1 0 0 0 .220

Schafer lf 5 1 1 3 0 1 .277

Totals 37 12 14 12 6 8

Detroit 010 030 000 — 4 10 0

Twins 162 000 30x — 12 14 1

E—Dozier (10). LOB—Detroit 8, Twins 9. 2B—Castellanos (26), Avila (20), Dozier (26), Mauer (21), Vargas 2 (7), Escobar (33). 3B—Santana (5), Schafer (1). RBI—Kinsler (68), Carrera (1), Cabrera (88), Castellanos (52), Dozier (56), Mauer 3 (38), Vargas 5 (22), Schafer 3 (5). SF—Vargas.

DETROIT IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Farmer L, 0-1 1 1/3 5 7 7 2 3 54 15.63

McCoy 1 5 2 2 0 2 30 6.00

Lobstein 5 2/3 4 3 3 4 3 100 4.76

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Pino W, 2-5 5 6 4 1 2 6 88 5.07

Pressly 2 1 0 0 0 2 26 2.16

Swarzak 1 1 0 0 0 0 15 3.99

Thielbar 1 2 0 0 0 0 16 3.38

Inherited runners-scored—McCoy 1-1, Lobstein 2-1. IBB—off Lobstein (Mauer). HBP—by Farmer (Fryer). Umpires—Home, Tripp Gibson; First, Stu Scheurwater; Second, Eric Cooper; Third, Tom Hallion. T—3:12. A—25,110 (39,021).