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Thursday, March 15, 2012:
Pirates 17, Twins 6
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Presley, LF4332001.429
a-Boggs, PH-LF2011011.067
Tabata, RF3211110.238
Hernandez, Go, RF2000001.176
McCutchen, A, CF2311200.381
Marte, S, CF2000010.500
Jones, G, DH4134012.400
b-Evans, PH-DH2000010.056
McGehee, 3B4022011.333
Mercer, SS2000000.231
Navarro, 2B-3B4111002.318
c-Friday, PH-2B1000001.000
Hague, 1B4231000.429
Clement, 1B0100100.000
Harrison, SS-2B4121001.571
d-Cunningham, PH-3B11100001.000
Fryer, C3100012.286
Fox, C1112000.267
Totals451719164712.298
a-Struck out for Presley in the 6th. b-Popped out for Jones, G in the 7th. c-Grounded into a double play for Navarro in the 8th. d-Singled for Harrison in the 8th.
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, CF3211000.450
Benson, CF1000111.188
Carroll, SS3000103.050
3-Dozier, PR-SS1000002.200
Mauer, C3012001.286
Butera, C1011000.250
Herrmann, C1000002.200
Valencia, 3B3011011.304
Chang, 3B1000100.250
Plouffe, LF2010100.182
1-Dinkelman, PR-LF2110013.294
Bates, 1B3010003.267
Hollimon, 1B2000001.444
Hughes, L, DH2021100.278
a-Carson, PH-DH2000021.000
Ramirez, W, RF3100003.182
Tosoni, RF1000000.091
Casilla, A, 2B2110112.429
2-Florimon, PR-2B1110000.100
Totals3761166623.238
a-Struck out for Hughes, L in the 7th.
1-Ran for Plouffe in the 5th. 2-Ran for Casilla, A in the 6th. 3-Ran for Carroll in the 6th.
BATTING
2B: Presley (1, Doyle), McCutchen, A (4, Doyle), Tabata (3, Swarzak), McGehee (3, Swarzak), Jones, G (2, Swarzak), Harrison (4, Dumatrait), Fox (1, Wise).
HR: Presley (1, 3rd inning off Swarzak, 0 on, 0 out), Hague (2, 4th inning off Dumatrait, 0 on, 1 out), Jones, G (2, 5th inning off Dumatrait, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: McGehee 3; Cunningham; Harrison 3; Fox 2; Tabata 2; Hague 6; Boggs; McCutchen, A 2; Jones, G 7; Presley 7; Navarro.
RBI: McCutchen, A (6), McGehee 2 (4), Navarro (4), Harrison (5), Presley 2 (7), Tabata (3), Jones, G 4 (8), Hague (5), Fox 2 (4), Boggs (1).
2-out RBI: Navarro; Harrison; Presley; Tabata; Jones, G 2; McGehee; Fox 2; Boggs.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Navarro 2; McGehee; Boggs.
GIDP: Friday.
Team RISP: 10-for-17.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
CS: McGehee (1, 2nd base by Doyle/Mauer).

FIELDING
E: Harrison (1, throw).
Outfield assists: McCutchen, A (Hughes, L at 3rd base), Hernandez, Go (Florimon at 2nd base).
DP: (Hernandez, Go-Mercer).

BATTING
2B: Bates (1, Reyes, Jo), Plouffe (1, Cruz, J), Hughes, L (1, Cruz, J), Butera (1, Leroux).
TB: Valencia; Hughes, L 3; Florimon; Butera 2; Bates 2; Span; Plouffe 2; Dinkelman; Mauer; Casilla, A.
RBI: Valencia (6), Span (1), Mauer 2 (4), Hughes, L (2), Butera (1).
2-out RBI: Valencia; Mauer 2; Hughes, L; Butera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bates; Casilla, A; Dinkelman 2.
Team RISP: 5-for-14.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Casilla, A (3, 3rd base off Reyes, Jo/Fryer), Span (3, 2nd base off Reyes, Jo/Fryer).

FIELDING
E: Bates (1, fielding), Chang (1, throw), Dozier (1, throw).
DP: (Florimon-Hollimon).

PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Reyes, Jo(W, 2-1)2.15433009.00
McCutchen, D0.20000102.45
Cruz, J2.02110101.80
Leroux2.02112304.50
Cabrera, D1.01001000.00
Slaten1.01000109.00
Totals9.011656604.42
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Doyle(L, 0-1)0.2788110108.00
Swarzak2.15331117.71
Dumatrait2.03331126.00
Perkins1.01000200.00
Capps1.00000001.80
Wise1.03331006.75
Perdomo1.00000203.00
Totals9.01917174734.68
HBP: Fryer (by Doyle).
Pitches-strikes: Reyes, Jo 26-14, McCutchen, D 4-4, Cruz, J 9-9, Leroux 22-14, Cabrera, D 7-3, Slaten 6-6, Doyle 16-11, Swarzak 21-15, Dumatrait 21-14, Perkins 8-8, Capps 3-3, Wise 10-6, Perdomo 7-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Reyes, Jo 6-1, McCutchen, D 0-1, Cruz, J 1-3, Leroux 2-0, Cabrera, D 0-0, Slaten 2-0, Doyle 0-0, Swarzak 2-4, Dumatrait 2-0, Perkins 0-1, Capps 1-1, Wise 3-0, Perdomo 1-0.
Batters faced: Reyes, Jo 16, McCutchen, D 2, Cruz, J 7, Leroux 10, Cabrera, D 4, Slaten 4, Doyle 10, Swarzak 13, Dumatrait 10, Perkins 4, Capps 3, Wise 7, Perdomo 3.
Inherited runners-scored: McCutchen, D 2-0, Swarzak 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Tim Tschida. 1B: Tim Timmons. 2B: Mark Lollo. 3B: Chris Segal.
Weather: 82 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:27.
Att: 7,935.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media