Final in 8

Twins 1

(4-2, 2-1 away)

Pirates 2

(6-1, 4-1 home)

    1:05 PM ET, March 4, 2009

    McKechnie Field, Bradenton, Florida 

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    MIN 010000000 1 - -
    PIT 00002000 - 2 - -
     
    
    MINNESOTA (1) AT PITTSBURGH (2)
    
     MINNESOTA        AB  R  H BI  PITTSBURGH       AB  R  H BI
     D Span rf         1  0  0  0  N Morgan lf       3  0  0  0 
     J Pridie rf       1  0  0  0  J Salazar lf      1  0  0  0 
     A Casilla 2b      3  0  1  0  F Sanchez 2b      3  0  0  0 
     S Tolleson 2b     1  0  0  0  S Ford 2b         1  0  0  0 
     D Young lf        2  0  0  0  N McLouth cf      3  0  1  0 
     L Matos lf        1  0  0  0  A McCutchen cf    0  0  0  0 
     M Cuddyer dh      3  0  1  0  R Doumit c        3  0  1  0 
     A Machado pr-dh   1  0  0  0  J Jaramillo c     0  0  0  0 
     B Buscher 1b      1  1  0  0  Ad LaRoche 1b     3  0  0  0 
     B Peterson 1b     2  0  0  0  A Phillips 1b     1  0  0  0 
     W Ramos c         2  0  1  1  C Monroe rf       3  0  2  0 
     J Christy c       0  0  0  0  G Jones rf        0  0  0  0 
     D Lehmann c       1  0  0  0  B Moss dh         3  1  1  0 
     C Gomez cf        1  0  1  0  An LaRoche 3b     2  1  1  2 
     D Martin cf       2  0  0  0  N Walker 3b       1  0  0  0 
     M Tolbert ss      3  0  0  0  J Wilson ss       3  0  0  0 
     T Plouffe ss      0  0  0  0  B Bixler ss       0  0  0  0 
     M Macri 3b        2  0  0  0  
     D Romero 3b       0  0  0  0  
     TOTALS           27  1  4  1  TOTALS           30  2  6  2
    
     MINNESOTA                 010 000 000 --  1
     PITTSBURGH                000 020 00x --  2
    
     E--M Macri. DP--MINNESOTA 1, PITTSBURGH 2. 
     LOB--MINNESOTA 6, PITTSBURGH 6. 2B--W Ramos, C 
     Monroe 2, B Moss. HR--An LaRoche 1 (1) (off R 
     Dickey). SB--A Machado 1 (2), C Gomez 1 (2), D 
     Span 1 (1), A McCutchen 1 (2). CS--D Romero. S--C 
     Gomez.
                                       IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
      MINNESOTA
     F Liriano                          3   2   0   0   0   2   0
     R Dickey (L,0-1)                   2   2   2   2   0   2   1
     M Guerrier                         1   2   0   0   0   1   0
     C Breslow                          1   0   0   0   0   2   0
     J Mijares                          1   0   0   0   2   0   0
      PITTSBURGH
     T Gorzelanny                       2   1   1   1   2   1   0
     C Bootcheck                        2   1   0   0   1   2   0
     S Burnett (W,2-0)                  1   1   0   0   0   0   0
     T Yates                            1   1   0   0   1   0   0
     C Hansen                           1   0   0   0   1   1   0
     J Mateo                            1   0   0   0   0   0   0
     E Meek (S,3)                       1   0   0   0   0   2   0
    
     HBP--D Young by T Gorzelanny. SO--MIN: M Tolbert 
     2, D Martin, D Lehmann, M Cuddyer, A Casilla. PIT:
     Ad LaRoche 3, N Walker, J Salazar, C Monroe, N 
     McLouth. BB--MIN: D Span 2, D Romero, J Christy, B
     Buscher. PIT: A McCutchen, J Jaramillo. T--2:24. 
     A--3,328.
    

    Game Information

    StadiumMcKechnie Field, Bradenton, FL
    UmpiresHome - Phil Cuzzi, First Base - Charlie Reliford, Second Base - John Hirschbeck, Third Base - Tim Welke