Houston 6, Minnesota 5

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, June 20, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Metrodome
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Jerry Layne, First Base - Tony Randazzo, Second Base - Chris Guccione, Third Base - Mike Winters,
Attendance - 34710

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 31-36 16-18 15-18 W1
Minnesota 35-35 24-14 11-21 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Minnesota Twins have a 24-14 record at home this season. The Houston Astros have a 15-18 record on the road.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Twins have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Astros have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Brian Moehler pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.43. Jose Valverde closed out the game to get the save and has 4 save s for the season. Sean Henn took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Brendan Harris, Joe Mauer, Jason Kubel, Delmon Young hit homeruns for Minnesota. Michael Bourn, Lance Berkman hit homeruns for Houston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Houston   Minnesota
Brian Moehler Player Scott Baker
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 6.1
3 Strikeouts 6
4 Hits 6
4.50 ERA 4.26
Hitting
Houston   Minnesota
Michael Bourn Player Brendan Harris
2 Hits 3
2 RBI 1
1 HR 1
6 TB 7
.667 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Houston 9 2 19 .265 9 7 6 1 0 0
Minnesota 8 4 22 .229 10 6 5 1 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • Minnesota will play their next game at home against Houston. The Twins have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game on the road against Minnesota. The Astros have a W/L % of .433 after a win and .486 after a loss.
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