Minnesota vs. Boston - Play-by-Play - May 6, 2011
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Top 1st
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 1, Boston 0
  • Span flied out to center fielder Ellsbury.
  • Plouffe homered to left on a 1-2 count.
  • Morneau walked.
  • Kubel grounded into a double play, third baseman Youkilis to shortstop Lowrie to first baseman Ad.Gonzalez, Morneau out.
Bot 1st
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 1, Boston 0
  • Ellsbury struck out.
  • Pedroia walked.
  • Ad.Gonzalez flied out to left fielder Revere.
  • Youkilis grounded out, shortstop Plouffe to first baseman Morneau.
Top 2nd
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errorMinnesota 4, Boston 0
  • Cuddyer walked on a full count.
  • Valencia singled to left, Cuddyer to second.
  • Revere singled to center, Cuddyer to third, Valencia to second.
  • Butera flied out to right fielder J.Drew.
  • A.Casilla struck out.
  • Span singled to right, Cuddyer scored, Valencia scored, Revere to third.
  • On Wakefield's balk, Revere scored, Span to second.
  • Plouffe singled to left, Span to third.
  • Plouffe to second.
  • Morneau popped out to second baseman Pedroia.
Bot 2nd
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 4, Boston 1
  • Ortiz lined out to center fielder Span.
  • J.Drew homered to right on a full count.
  • Lowrie popped out to shortstop Plouffe.
  • Crawford struck out.
Top 3rd
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 4, Boston 1
  • Kubel walked.
  • Cuddyer grounded out, catcher Saltalamacchia to first baseman Ad.Gonzalez, Kubel to second.
  • Valencia grounded out, shortstop Lowrie to first baseman Ad.Gonzalez.
  • Revere flied out to left fielder Crawford.
Bot 3rd
0 run, 1 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 4, Boston 1
  • Saltalamacchia struck out.
  • Ellsbury singled to center.
  • Ellsbury was caught stealing, catcher Butera to second baseman A.Casilla, Ellsbury out.
  • Pedroia struck out.
Top 4th
0 run, 1 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 4, Boston 1
  • Butera singled to left.
  • A.Casilla grounded into a double play, shortstop Lowrie to second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Ad.Gonzalez, Butera out.
  • Span lined out to center fielder Ellsbury.
Bot 4th
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errorMinnesota 4, Boston 2
  • Ad.Gonzalez homered to left on a 1-1 count.
  • Youkilis singled to left.
  • Ortiz flied out to center fielder Span.
  • J.Drew grounded into a double play, second baseman A.Casilla to shortstop Plouffe to first baseman Morneau, Youkilis out.
Top 5th
4 runs, 3 hits, 1 errorMinnesota 8, Boston 2
  • Plouffe walked on four pitches.
  • Morneau singled to right, Plouffe to second.
  • Kubel popped out to shortstop Lowrie.
  • Cuddyer singled to left, Plouffe to third, Morneau to second.
  • Valencia doubled to left, Plouffe scored, Morneau scored, Cuddyer to third.
  • Aceves pitching.
  • Revere struck out.
  • Butera safe at first on Lowrie's error, Cuddyer scored, Valencia scored.
  • A.Casilla grounded out, pitcher Aceves.
Bot 5th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 8, Boston 2
  • Lowrie struck out.
  • Crawford struck out.
  • Saltalamacchia struck out.
Top 6th
1 run, 2 hits, 1 errorMinnesota 9, Boston 2
  • Span singled to center.
  • Plouffe grounded into fielder's choice, third baseman Youkilis to second baseman Pedroia, Span out.
  • Morneau struck out.
  • Plouffe stole second, on shortstop Lowrie fielding error, Plouffe to third.
  • On Aceves' balk, Plouffe scored.
  • Kubel walked.
  • Cuddyer singled to right, Kubel to third.
  • Valencia grounded out, first baseman Ad.Gonzalez to pitcher Aceves.
Bot 6th
0 run, 1 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 9, Boston 2
  • Ellsbury hit an infield single to shortstop.
  • Pedroia grounded into a double play, third baseman Valencia to second baseman A.Casilla to first baseman Morneau, Ellsbury out.
  • Ad.Gonzalez lined out to right fielder Cuddyer.
Top 7th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 9, Boston 2
  • Revere grounded out, third baseman Youkilis to first baseman Ad.Gonzalez.
  • Butera flied out to left fielder Crawford.
  • A.Casilla grounded out, shortstop Lowrie to first baseman Ad.Gonzalez.
Bot 7th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 9, Boston 2
  • Youkilis flied out to right fielder Cuddyer.
  • Ortiz grounded out, first baseman Morneau unassisted.
  • J.Drew popped out to third baseman Valencia.
Top 8th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 9, Boston 2
  • Span grounded out, shortstop Lowrie to first baseman Ad.Gonzalez.
  • Plouffe grounded out, pitcher Aceves to first baseman Ad.Gonzalez.
  • Morneau flied out to right fielder J.Drew.
Bot 8th
0 run, 2 hits, 0 errorMinnesota 9, Boston 2
  • Lowrie grounded out, second baseman A.Casilla to first baseman Morneau.
  • Crawford singled to center.
  • Saltalamacchia doubled to center, Crawford to third.
  • Ellsbury flied out to left fielder Revere.
  • Pedroia struck out.
Top 9th
0 run, 1 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 9, Boston 2
  • Kubel doubled to left.
  • Tosoni pinch-running for Kubel.
  • Cuddyer popped out to shortstop Lowrie.
  • Valencia popped out to second baseman Pedroia.
  • Revere grounded out, first baseman Ad.Gonzalez to pitcher Aceves.
Bot 9th
0 run, 0 hit, 0 errorMinnesota 9, Boston 2
  • Tosoni in as designated hitter.
  • Nathan pitching.
  • Ad.Gonzalez grounded out, first baseman Morneau to pitcher Nathan.
  • Youkilis walked on a full count.
  • Ortiz flied out to right fielder Cuddyer.
  • J.Drew grounded out, second baseman A.Casilla to first baseman Morneau.
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