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1981 Season
[1981 Season Index]
1981-09-08 Toronto Blue Jays 0 @ Minnesota Twins 1Final
1981-09-06 Toronto Blue Jays 3 @ Chicago White Sox 2Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1981-09-07 Minnesota Twins – 4 Toronto Blue Jays – 0 FINAL 84 29-55
Night Game | Streak: 1 | W: Jackson, L: Berenguer, SV: Corbett
Box Score & Play By PlayGame Discussion (0)
Blue Jays Debuts
 Dale Murray made his Blue Jays debut.
FAN RATING
58%
Based on 12 fan votes.
DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1981-09-07 | Time: 2:13 | Attendance: 5,024
At the ballpark in Minnesota

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1981 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Monday, September 7, 1981 (N) at Metropolitan Stadium
TOR A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  –   0  8  2
MIN A    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  2  x  –   4  5  0
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Manrique ss                   3   0   0   0       0   3       2   3
  Griffin ph,ss               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ainge 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Moseby cf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Bell lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Iorg 2b                       4   0   2   0       0   0       3   1
Mayberry dh                   4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Wells 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
Barfield rf                   4   0   2   0       0   2       4   0
Martinez c                    0   0   0   0       2   0       1   1
  Woods ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Whitt c                     1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Berenguer p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Garvin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murray p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   0   8   0       2  11      24   7
FIELDING – 
E: Griffin (25), Bell (2).
BATTING – 
Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING – 
CS: Barfield (2,2nd base by D. Jackson/Butera).
Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Powell rf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Wilfong 2b                    4   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hatcher cf                    3   2   1   0       0   0       2   0
Corcoran 1b                   3   1   2   2       1   0      10   1
Goodwin dh                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Funderburk ph,dh            1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castino 3b                    3   0   1   2       1   0       0   4
Sofield lf                    2   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
  Ward ph,lf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Butera c                      2   0   0   0       1   0       8   4
Washington ss                 3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
D. Jackson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Corbett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   4   5   4       4   3      27  11
BATTING – 
2B: Corcoran (1,off Berenguer); Hatcher (22,off Berenguer); Castino (10,off
Berenguer).
HBP: Hatcher (1,by Berenguer).
IBB: Castino (3,by Garvin).
Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Sofield (3,2nd base off Berenguer/Whitt).
CS: Washington (1,2nd base by Berenguer/Martinez).
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Berenguer L(2-8)              7.1   5   4   3   3   2   0  31
Garvin                        0.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Murray                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        8     5   4   3   4   3   0  34
HBP: Berenguer (4,Hatcher).
IBB: Garvin (3,Castino).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Garvin 1-0; Murray 2-0.
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Minnesota Twins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
D. Jackson W(3-2)             6.2   5   0   0   2   9   0  26
Corbett SV(9)                 2.1   3   0   0   0   2   0  10
Totals                        9     8   0   0   2  11   0  36
Inherited Runners – Scored: Corbett 1-0.
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Umpires: HP – Larry McCoy, 1B – Dave Phillips, 3B – Jerry Neudecker
Time of Game: 2:13   Attendance: 5024
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Minnesota Twins          
1. Manrique            ss        Powell              rf
2. Ainge               3b        Wilfong             2b
3. Moseby              cf        Hatcher             cf
4. Bell                lf        Corcoran            1b
5. Iorg                2b        Goodwin             dh
6. Mayberry            dh        Castino             3b
7. Wells               1b        Sofield             lf
8. Barfield            rf        Butera              c
9. Martinez            c         Washington          ss
   Berenguer           p         D. Jackson          p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Manrique struck out; Ainge grounded out (third to
first); Moseby struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0,
Twins 0.

TWINS 1ST: Powell grounded out (pitcher to first); Wilfong
grounded out (second to first); Hatcher lined to second; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Bell flied out to center; Iorg flied out to
center; Mayberry flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 0, Twins 0.

TWINS 2ND: Corcoran doubled to right; Goodwin made an out to
second; Castino flied out to right; Sofield lined to left; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 0.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Wells struck out (catcher to first); Barfield
singled to center; Barfield was caught stealing second (catcher
to second); Martinez walked; Manrique struck out [Manrique out
at first (catcher to first)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays
0, Twins 0.

TWINS 3RD: Butera flied out to right; Washington singled to
left; Washington was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Powell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 0.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Ainge grounded out (pitcher to first); Moseby
struck out; Bell singled to third; Iorg singled to left [Bell to
third]; Mayberry flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue
Jays 0, Twins 0.

TWINS 4TH: Wilfong flied out to center; Hatcher doubled to left;
Corcoran walked; Goodwin made an out to shortstop; Castino
doubled to left [Hatcher scored, Corcoran scored]; Sofield
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 0, Twins 2.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Wells grounded out (third to first); Barfield was
called out on strikes; Martinez walked; Manrique struck out
[Manrique out at first (catcher to first)]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 2.

TWINS 5TH: Butera made an out to second; Washington grounded out
(shortstop to first); Powell was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 2.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Ainge singled to right; Moseby flied out to left;
Bell struck out; Iorg flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 0, Twins 2.

TWINS 6TH: Wilfong grounded out (pitcher to first); Hatcher
flied out to left; Corcoran lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Blue Jays 0, Twins 2.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Mayberry struck out; Wells grounded out (third to
first); Barfield singled to center; CORBETT REPLACED D. JACKSON
(PITCHING); WOODS BATTED FOR MARTINEZ; Woods lined to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 2.

TWINS 7TH: WHITT REPLACED WOODS (PLAYING C ); Goodwin lined to
right; Castino lined to left; Sofield walked; Sofield stole
second; Butera walked; Washington forced Sofield (third
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 2.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: GRIFFIN BATTED FOR MANRIQUE; Griffin grounded out
(first unassisted); Ainge grounded out (shortstop to first);
Moseby singled to third; Bell grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 2.

TWINS 8TH: GRIFFIN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Powell struck
out; Wilfong reached on an error by Bell [Wilfong to second];
Hatcher was hit by a pitch; Corcoran singled to right [Wilfong
scored (unearned), Hatcher scored, Corcoran to second (error by
Griffin)]; GARVIN REPLACED BERENGUER (PITCHING); FUNDERBURK
BATTED FOR GOODWIN; Funderburk flied out to right; Castino was
walked intentionally; MURRAY REPLACED GARVIN (PITCHING); WARD
BATTED FOR SOFIELD; Ward struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 2
LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 4.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: FUNDERBURK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); WARD
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Iorg singled to center; Mayberry
struck out; Wells singled to center [Iorg to third]; Barfield
struck out; Whitt grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Twins 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        0   8   2    9
 Twins            4   5   0    6