GAME 1 SCORECARD

FIRST INNING

Boston: Dustin Pedroia singled to right off Twins starter Phil Hughes. Mookie Betts struck out. David Ortiz doubled to center, scoring Pedroia.

Boston 1, Twins 0

THIRD INNING

Twins: Brian Dozier hit a two-out homer to left off Boston starter Eduardo Rodriguez.

Boston: Pedroia singled to left. Betts was out on batter's interference. Ortiz doubled to left, Pedroia advanced to third. Hanley Ramirez singled to right, scoring Pedroia.

Boston 2, Twins 1

FOURTH INNING

Boston: Xander Bogaerts singled to right. Sandy Leon sacrificed Bogaerts to second. Rusney Castillo struck out. Pedroia singled to right, scoring Bogaerts.

Boston 3, Twins 1

FIFTH INNING

Boston: Hanley Ramirez singled to center. Mike Napoli popped out to second. Brock Holt singled to left, Ramirez advanced to second. Ramirez stole third and Holt second. Bogaerts singled to center, scoring Ramirez and Holt.

Boston 5, Twins 1

SEVENTH INNING

Twins: Mike Napoli hit a one-out homer to left-center off reliever Michael Tonkin.

Boston 6, Twins 1

NINTH INNING

Twins: Reliever Alexi Ogando issued a one-out walk to Torii Hunter. Kurt Suzuki popped out to second. Eduardo Escobar hit a two-run homer to left- center.

Boston 6, Twins 3

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Dozier 2b 3 1 2 1 1 1 .260

Robinson lf 2 0 0 0 1 1 .260

Mauer ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274

Plouffe 1b-3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .268

Hunter rf 3 1 0 0 1 0 .274

Suzuki c 4 0 0 0 0 0 .223

Escobar 3b-lf 4 1 1 2 0 2 .234

Nunez dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 .286

Hicks cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 .254

Santana ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 .224

Totals 31 3 5 3 3 7

Boston AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Pedroia 2b 5 2 4 1 0 0 .300

Betts cf 4 0 0 0 1 1 .242

Ortiz dh 4 0 2 1 0 0 .230

Ramirez lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 .261

Napoli 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 .211

Holt 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 .287

Bogaerts ss 4 1 3 2 0 0 .292

Leon c 3 0 0 0 0 0 .170

Castillo rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 .216

Totals 35 6 13 6 2 5

Twins 001 000 002 — 3 5 0

Boston 101 120 10x — 6 13 1

E—Ramirez (3). LOB—Twins 4, Boston 8. 2B—Ortiz 2 (11). HR—Dozier (10), off Rodriguez; Escobar (3), off Ogando; Napoli (9), off Tonkin. RBI—Dozier (26), Escobar 2 (19), Pedroia (22), Ortiz (19), Ramirez (28), Napoli (23), Bogaerts 2 (19). SB—Ramirez (3), Holt (2), Bogaerts (4). S—Leon. DP—Boston 1.

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Hughes L, 4-5 4 1/3 11 5 5 1 4 77 4.96

Pressly 1 2/3 0 0 0 0 0 19 2.93

Tonkin 1 1 1 1 1 0 16 5.63

Stauffer 1 1 0 0 0 1 13 7.43

BOSTON IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Rodriguez W, 2-0 7 2 1 1 2 7 103 0.61

Ogando 2 3 2 2 1 0 37 4.15

Inherited runners-scored—Pressly 1-0. WP—E.Rodriguez. Umpires—Home, Mike Winters; First, Ben May; Second, Marty Foster; Third, Mike Muchlinski. T—2:33. A—31,704 (37,221).