Final in 12

Series: Game 3 of 3

Minnesota won 2-1

Game 1: Friday, July 17
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Game 2: Saturday, July 18
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Game 3: Sunday, July 19
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Twins 3

(47-45, 19-25 away)

Rangers 5

(49-41, 29-19 home)

    8:05 PM ET, July 19, 2009

    Globe Life Park in Arlington, Arlington, Texas 

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    MIN 01200000000 3 7 0
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    W: D. Nippert (1-0)

    L: B. Duensing (0-1)

    Game Notes

    THE UMPIRES REVIEWED THE HOME RUN THAT RANGERS RIGHTFIELDER ANDRUW JONES HIT IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FOURTH INNING AND RULED IT WAS A FOUL BALL.
    RANGERS RIGHTFIELDER NELSON CRUZ WAS SCRATCHED FROM THE STARTING LINEUP DUE TO A SORE FINGER.

    Game Information

    StadiumGlobe Life Park in Arlington, Arlington, TX
    Attendance27,204 (56.4% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:50
    Weather93 degrees, clear
    Wind8 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Gary Cederstrom, First Base - Adrian Johnson, Second Base - Jim Wolf, Third Base - Brian Onora