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2004 Season
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DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
2004-05-17 Toronto Blue Jays – 5 Minnesota Twins – 9 FINAL 39 16-23
Night Game | Streak: 1 | W: Rincon, L: Nakamura, SV: Fultz
Box Score & Play By PlayGame Discussion (0)
Blue Jays Debuts
 Frank Menechino made his Blue Jays debut.
FAN RATING
43%
Based on 14 fan votes.
DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 2004-05-17 | Time: 2:58 | Attendance: 13,502

at SkyDome — Toronto, ON

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 2004 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Monday, May 17, 2004 (N) at SkyDome
MIN A    0  0  1    2  0  2    0  0  4  –   9 13  0
TOR A    0  1  0    0  1  0    3  0  0  –   5  9  1
BATTING
Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stewart lf                    4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
  Ryan ph,lf                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Guzman ss                     5   0   1   1       0   3       2   1
Mientkiewicz 1b               5   0   1   0       0   1       7   1
LeCroy c                      5   2   2   0       0   0       8   0
  Blanco c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Hunter cf                     4   2   2   2       0   2       4   0
Jones rf                      4   1   2   2       0   1       0   0
Ford dh                       4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Cuddyer 3b                    4   2   1   0       0   1       1   0
Rivas 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Radke p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Romero p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Rincon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fultz p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   9  13   8       0   9      27   8
BATTING – 
2B: Cuddyer (4,off Lilly); Stewart (6,off Lilly); LeCroy (2,off Lilly); Hunter
(6,off Nakamura); Ryan (2,off Lopez).
HR: Ford (4,4th inning off Lilly 1 on 2 out); Hunter (6,6th inning off Lilly
1 on 1 out); Jones (7,9th inning off Nakamura 1 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hudson 2b                     4   0   1   0       1   1       4   2
Catalanotto lf                3   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
Wells cf                      4   0   1   0       1   2       2   0
Delgado 1b                    5   0   0   1       0   1       6   1
Hinske 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Johnson rf                    4   1   1   0       0   2       2   1
Pond dh                       4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Menechino ss                  4   2   3   2       0   0       1   2
Cash c                        3   1   1   1       0   2       9   0
  Zaun ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Lilly p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Ligtenberg p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nakamura p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5   9   5       4  10      27  10
FIELDING – 
E: Cash (2).
BATTING – 
2B: Wells (13,off Radke); Menechino 2 (2,off Radke 2); Catalanotto (13,off
Radke); Cash (8,off Romero).
SH: Catalanotto (1,off Romero).
IBB: Wells (1,by Romero).
Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Johnson (1,2nd base off Radke/LeCroy).
PITCHING
Minnesota Twins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Radke                         6     8   4   4   0   6   0  26
Romero                        1     1   1   1   2   0   0   6
Rincon W(6-2)                 1.2   0   0   0   2   4   0   7
Fultz SV(1)                   0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     9   5   5   4  10   0  40
Radke faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
IBB: Romero (2,Wells).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Romero 1-1; Fultz 2-0.
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Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lilly                         5.2   7   5   5   0   8   2  24
Ligtenberg                    1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Nakamura L(0-2)               1     3   3   2   0   1   1   6
Lopez                         1     3   1   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9    13   9   7   0   9   3  40
Nakamura faced 3 batters in the 9th inning
WP: Lilly (2).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Lopez 1-1.
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Umpires: HP – Paul Emmel, 1B – Joe West, 2B – Terry Craft, 3B – Mike DiMuro
Official Scorer: Louis Cauz
Time of Game: 2:58   Attendance: 13502
Starting Lineups:

   Minnesota Twins               Toronto Blue Jays        
1. Stewart             lf        Hudson              2b
2. Guzman              ss        Catalanotto         lf
3. Mientkiewicz        1b        Wells               cf
4. LeCroy              c         Delgado             1b
5. Hunter              cf        Hinske              3b
6. Jones               rf        Johnson             rf
7. Ford                dh        Pond                dh
8. Cuddyer             3b        Menechino           ss
9. Rivas               2b        Cash                c
   Radke               p         Lilly               p

TWINS 1ST: Stewart grounded out (third to first); Guzman struck
out; Mientkiewicz lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins
0, Blue Jays 0.

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Hudson singled to center; Catalanotto popped to
third; Wells flied to center; Delgado lined to first; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 0, Blue Jays 0.

TWINS 2ND: LeCroy lined to third; Hunter struck out; Jones
singled to center; Ford grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 0, Blue Jays 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Hinske grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to
first); Johnson singled to center; Johnson stole second; Pond
flied to center; Menechino singled to left [Johnson scored];
Cash struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 0, Blue Jays 1.

TWINS 3RD: Cuddyer doubled to left; Rivas grounded out (third to
first); Lilly threw a wild pitch [Cuddyer to third]; Stewart
doubled to left [Cuddyer scored]; Guzman was called out on
strikes; Mientkiewicz flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Twins 1, Blue Jays 1.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Hudson grounded out (first to pitcher);
Catalanotto grounded out (second to first); Wells doubled to
third; Delgado struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 1, Blue
Jays 1.

TWINS 4TH: LeCroy singled to left; Hunter struck out; Jones
struck out; Ford homered [LeCroy scored]; Cuddyer struck out; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 3, Blue Jays 1.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Hinske struck out; Johnson struck out; Pond flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 3, Blue Jays 1.

TWINS 5TH: Rivas popped to second; Stewart was called out on
strikes; Guzman popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins
3, Blue Jays 1.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Menechino doubled to center; Cash struck out;
Hudson popped to shortstop; Catalanotto doubled to center
[Menechino scored]; Wells struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Twins 3, Blue Jays 2.

TWINS 6TH: Mientkiewicz was called out on strikes; LeCroy
doubled to center; Hunter homered [LeCroy scored]; Jones
grounded out (first to pitcher); LIGTENBERG REPLACED LILLY
(PITCHING); Ford lined to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Twins 5, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Delgado grounded out (second to first); Hinske
popped to first; Johnson flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Twins 5, Blue Jays 2.

TWINS 7TH: Cuddyer grounded out (second to first); Rivas
grounded out (third to first); Stewart flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 5, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Pond singled to center; Menechino doubled to
right [Pond scored]; ROMERO REPLACED RADKE (PITCHING); Cash
doubled to center [Menechino scored]; Hudson walked; Catalanotto
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Cash to third,
Hudson to second]; Wells was walked intentionally; Delgado
forced Wells (second to shortstop) [Cash scored, Hudson to
third]; Hinske grounded out (first unassisted); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Twins 5, Blue Jays 5.

TWINS 8TH: NAKAMURA REPLACED LIGTENBERG (PITCHING); Guzman
struck out; Mientkiewicz flied to center; LeCroy popped to
third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 5, Blue Jays 5.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: RINCON REPLACED ROMERO (PITCHING); Johnson was
called out on strikes; Pond struck out; Menechino lined to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 5, Blue Jays 5.

TWINS 9TH: Hunter doubled to left; Jones homered [Hunter
scored]; Ford singled to center; LOPEZ REPLACED NAKAMURA
(PITCHING); Cuddyer forced Ford (shortstop to second); Rivas
flied to center; RYAN BATTED FOR STEWART; Ryan doubled to right
[Cuddyer scored (error by Cash; assists by Johnson and Hudson)
(unearned) (no RBI), Ryan to third]; Guzman singled to second
[Ryan scored (unearned)]; Mientkiewicz singled to right [Guzman
to second]; LeCroy forced Mientkiewicz (third to second); 4 R (2
ER), 6 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Twins 9, Blue Jays 5.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: RYAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); BLANCO REPLACED
LECROY (PLAYING C ); ZAUN BATTED FOR CASH; Zaun walked; Hudson
struck out; Catalanotto walked [Zaun to second]; Wells was
called out on strikes; FULTZ REPLACED RINCON (PITCHING); Delgado
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins 9,
Blue Jays 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Twins            9  13   0    4
 Blue Jays        5   9   1    8