SCORECARD

FIRST INNING

Twins: Brian Dozier singled to left off St. Louis starter Michael Wacha. Torii Hunter lined out to center. Joe Mauer struck out. Dozier stole second. Trevor Plouffe doubled to left, scoring Dozier.

Twins 1, St. Louis 0

SECOND INNING

St. Louis: Yadier Molina hit a ground-rule double to right off Twins starter Kyle Gibson. Jason Heyward grounded out to first, advancing Molina to third. Randal Grichuk hit a sacrifice fly to left, scoring Molina.

Twins 1, St. Louis 1

THIRD INNING

Twins: Kolten Wong hit a one-out double to right. Matt Carpenter walked. Jhonny Peralta grounded out to first, advancing Wong to third and Carpenter to second. Mark Reynolds singled to left, scoring Wong and Carpenter.

St. Louis 3, Twins 1

SEVENTH INNING

Twins: Plouffe walked. Eduardo Nunez reached on a fielder's choice to short, Plouffe was out at second. Nunez stole second. Kurt Suzuki doubled to center, scoring Nunez.

St. Louis 3, Twins 2

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Dozier 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 .265

Hunter rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 .264

Mauer 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .253

Plouffe 3b 3 0 1 1 1 1 .248

Nunez ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 .302

Suzuki c 4 0 1 1 0 0 .225

Robinson lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 .253

Rosario ph-lf 1 0 0 0 1 0 .269

Gibson p 2 0 1 0 0 0 .500

Vargas ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .232

Escobar ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .234

Buxton cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 .200

Totals 33 2 7 2 2 6

St. Louis AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Wong 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 .294

Carpenter 3b 3 1 2 0 1 0 .291

Peralta ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 .312

Reynolds 1b 4 0 1 2 0 1 .259

Molina c 3 1 1 0 1 0 .288

Heyward rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 .254

Grichuk lf 2 0 0 1 0 1 .267

Bourjos cf 2 0 1 0 1 0 .257

Wacha p 2 0 0 0 0 1 .130

Maness p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Jay ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228

Totals 26 3 6 3 4 4

Twins 100 000 100 — 2 7 0

St. Louis 012 000 00x — 3 6 0

LOB—Twins 6, St. Louis 5. 2B—Plouffe (13), Nunez (8), Suzuki (7), Wong (14), Molina (11), Bourjos (4). RBI—Plouffe (34), Suzuki (17), Reynolds 2 (22), Grichuk (13). SB—Dozier (4), Nunez (1). CS—Buxton (1). S—Jay. SF—Grichuk. DP—Twins 2.

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Gibson L, 4-5 6 6 3 3 2 4 96 3.33

Pressly 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 3.05

Thompson 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 3.90

Boyer 1 0 0 0 1 0 16 2.32

ST. LOUIS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Wacha W, 9-2 6 1/3 3 2 2 1 5 86 2.48

Maness H, 8 2/3 1 0 0 0 0 10 3.42

Belisle H, 8 2/3 2 0 0 0 0 8 2.00

Choate H, 7 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 4 3.09

Siegrist S, 3-4 1 1 0 0 1 1 16 1.52

Inherited runners-scored—Thompson 1-0, Maness 1-1, Choate 1-0. WP—Maness. Umpires—Home, Mike Estabrook; First, Joe West; Second, Paul Nauert; Third, Ed Hickox. T—2:31 (Delay: 1:32). A—41,203 (45,399).