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W:N.Blackburn(4-4) L:H.Bailey(5-5) S:G.Perkins (2)
HR: MIN- R.Doumit (7) CIN- S.Rolen (3), C.Heisey (2)



Minnesota Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Jerry Layne; First, Dan Bellino; Second, Bob Davidson; Third, Mike Muchlinski;
- Denard Span grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Ben Revere due up.
- Ben Revere singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Ben Revere stole second. Runner on second with one out and Josh Willingham at the plate.
- Josh Willingham grounded out catcher to first. Runner on second with two outs and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau struck out swinging to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 1st
- Zack Cozart reached first on an infield single to short. Runner on first with none out and Chris Heisey due up.
- Chris Heisey none-out, two-run Home Run (2) to left scored Zack Cozart. Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto walked. Runner on first with none out and Brandon Phillips due up.
- Brandon Phillips grounded into a double play, second to first. On the play, Joey Votto out at second. None on with two outs and Jay Bruce due up.
- Jay Bruce walked. Runner on first with two outs and Ryan Ludwick due up.
- Ryan Ludwick flied out to right to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 2nd
- Trevor Plouffe singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit ground-rule double to left. On the play, Trevor Plouffe advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier grounded out short to first scoring Trevor Plouffe with one out. Runner on second and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Nick Blackburn due up.
- Nick Blackburn struck out swinging to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 2nd
- Scott Rolen grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Devin Mesoraco due up.
- Devin Mesoraco grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Homer Bailey due up.
- Homer Bailey flied out to right to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 3rd
- Denard Span grounded out to first. None on with one out and Ben Revere due up.
- Ben Revere reached first on an infield single to short. On the play, Revere advances to second on Zack Cozart`s throwing error. Runner on second with one out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Ben Revere stole third. Runner on third with one out and Josh Willingham at the plate.
- Josh Willingham sacrifice fly to right scored Ben Revere with two out. None on and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 3rd
- Zack Cozart flied out to center. None on with one out and Chris Heisey due up.
- Chris Heisey doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto flied out to center. Runner on second with two outs and Brandon Phillips due up.
- Brandon Phillips flied out to center to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 4th
- Trevor Plouffe grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit one-out, solo Home Run (7) to right. Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier flied out to center. None on with two outs and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll flied out to center to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 4th
- Jay Bruce fouled out to third. None on with one out and Ryan Ludwick due up.
- Ryan Ludwick doubled to right. Runner on second with one out and Scott Rolen due up.
- Scott Rolen one-out, two-run Home Run (3) to left scored Ryan Ludwick. Devin Mesoraco due up.
- Devin Mesoraco grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Homer Bailey due up.
- NOTE: Bob Davidson is replacing Jerry Layne as the home plate umpire. Layne left the game after being struck in the head by a broken bat.
- Homer Bailey struck out swinging to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 5th
- Nick Blackburn grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Denard Span due up.
- Denard Span grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Ben Revere due up.
- Ben Revere singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe grounded into a fielder`s choice to short. On the play, Justin Morneau out at second to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 5th
- Zack Cozart flied out to center. None on with one out and Chris Heisey due up.
- Chris Heisey struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto flied out to left to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 6th
- Ryan Doumit singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier popped out to first. Runner on first with one out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll singled to right. On the play, Ryan Doumit advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Nick Blackburn due up.
- Joe Mauer is pinch-hitting for Nick Blackburn.
- Pinch-Hitter Joe Mauer walked. Bases loaded with one out and Denard Span due up.
- Bill Bray enters the game for the Reds with the bases loaded and one out, batting 9th.
- Denard Span walked scoring Ryan Doumit with one out. Bases loaded and Ben Revere due up.
- Ben Revere sacrifice fly to right scored Jamey Carroll with two out. Runners on first and second and Josh Willingham due up.
- Logan Ondrusek enters the game for the Reds with runners on first and second and two out, batting 9th.
- Josh Willingham grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 6th
- Jeff Gray starts the inning for the Twins, batting 9th.
- Brandon Phillips singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Jay Bruce due up.
- Jay Bruce flied out to left. Runner on first with one out and Ryan Ludwick due up.
- Ryan Ludwick walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Scott Rolen due up.
- Scott Rolen singled to center. On the play, Ryan Ludwick advances to second and Brandon Phillips advances to third. Bases loaded with one out and Devin Mesoraco due up.
- Alex Burnett enters the game for the Twins with the bases loaded and one out, batting 9th.
- Devin Mesoraco struck out looking. Bases loaded with two outs and Logan Ondrusek due up.
- Todd Frazier is pinch-hitting for Logan Ondrusek.
- Pinch-Hitter Todd Frazier flied out to center to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 7th
- Sam LeCure starts the inning for the Reds, batting 9th.
- Justin Morneau grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe struck out looking. None on with two outs and Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit reached first on an infield single to first. Runner on first with two outs and Brian Dozier due up.
- Brian Dozier flied out to right to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 7th
- Zack Cozart grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Chris Heisey due up.
- Chris Heisey grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 8th
- Jamey Carroll struck out looking. None on with one out and Alex Burnett due up.
- Darin Mastroianni is pinch-hitting for Alex Burnett.
- Pinch-Hitter Darin Mastroianni struck out looking. None on with two outs and Denard Span due up.
- Denard Span popped out to short to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 8th
- Jared Burton starts the inning for the Twins, batting 9th.
- Brandon Phillips grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Jay Bruce due up.
- Jay Bruce flied out to center. None on with two outs and Ryan Ludwick due up.
- Ryan Ludwick fouled out to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 9th
- Sean Marshall starts the inning for the Reds, batting 9th.
- Ben Revere reached first on an infield single to third. Runner on first with none out and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham flied out to center. On the play, Ben Revere advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Justin Morneau due up.
- Justin Morneau grounded out second to first. On the play, Ben Revere advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe struck out swinging to end the inning.

Cincinnati Bottom 9th
- Glen Perkins starts the inning for the Twins, batting 9th.
- Scott Rolen singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Devin Mesoraco due up.
- Wilson Valdez is pinch-hitting for Devin Mesoraco.
- Pinch-Hitter Wilson Valdez sacrifice bunt to the pitcher. On the play, Scott Rolen advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Sean Marshall due up.
- Ryan Hanigan is pinch-hitting for Sean Marshall.
- Pinch-Hitter Ryan Hanigan singled to center. On the play, Scott Rolen advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Zack Cozart due up.
- Zack Cozart struck out looking. Runners on first and third with two outs and Chris Heisey due up.
- Chris Heisey struck out swinging to end the game.

Minnesota 5, Cincinnati 4


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: N.Blackburn (4-4); LP:H.Bailey (5-5); S:G.Perkins (2).

Minnesota 5, Cincinnati 4