Minnesota 6, Seattle 5

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 8, 2009 8:10 PM
Location - Metrodome
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Eric Cooper, First Base - Scott Barry, Second Base - Mike Reilly, Third Base - Chuck Meriwether,
Attendance - 22270

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
Minnesota 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 6 9 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Seattle 1-2 0-0 1-2 L2
Minnesota 2-1 2-1 0-0 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Minnesota Twins have a 2-1 record at home this season. The Seattle Mariners have a 1-2 record on the road.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Twins have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Seattle has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Mariners have won 1 of their last 10 games.
  • Kevin Slowey pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 7.50. Joe Nathan closed out the game to get the save and has 1 save for the season. Carlos Silva took the loss for Seattle.
  • Denard Span, Justin Morneau hit homeruns for Minnesota. Russell Branyan, Jose Lopez hit homeruns for Seattle.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Seattle   Minnesota
Carlos Silva Player Kevin Slowey
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 6.0
2 Strikeouts 5
8 Hits 9
10.80 ERA 7.50
Hitting
Seattle   Minnesota
Yuniesky Betancourt Player Justin Morneau
3 Hits 2
1 RBI 3
0 HR 1
4 TB 6
.750 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Seattle 10 2 18 .286 10 8 4 1 1 0
Minnesota 9 2 19 .281 8 6 6 2 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Minnesota will play their next game at home against Seattle. The Twins have a W/L % of .500 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • Seattle will play their next game on the road against Minnesota. The Mariners have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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