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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 42-48W1010 414 100 11170
Cleveland Indians 52-37L1000 001 203 681
Date of Game:  Sunday, July 12, 1998
Stadium:  Progressive Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Matt Lawton - 2 hit by pitches
  • Pat Meares - 4 strikeouts

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Otis Nixoncf39.184512100.25857157211019
    Pat Mearesss29.309612104.249856785365
    Matt Lawtonrf26.252412001.2688432611479
    Ron Coomer3b31.236511000.2657734912432
    Orlando Merceddh31.252321120.293609345321
    Marty Cordovalf29.002423211.295664517431
    David Ortiz1b22.237513401.32131466250
    Terry Steinbachc36.132411211.2586913897220
    Denny Hocking2b28.101512001.21459258082
        Mike Trombleyp31.089000000.00045218000
        Greg Swindellp33.191000000.00045246000
    Totals: 4111171149.4156786467 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Kenny Loftoncf31.042300002.2828991174328
        Brian Gileslf27.173000010.2635324011396
    Shawon Dunstonss35.113412000.2435814113126
    Manny Ramirezrf26.043411101.3068063220764
    Jim Thome1b27.319411001.3218773323730
    Mark Whitenlf-cf31.229402100.308458825192
    Dave Justicedh32.089410001.29184103912523
    Sandy Alomarc32.024300100.263708115310
    Travis Fryman3b29.109411200.27687118317605
    David Bell2b25.301211100.272732427270
        Jeff Bransonph-2b31.167200001.20537637040
        Jose Mesap32.051000000.00041293000
        Eric Plunkp34.313000000.00034576000
        Paul Shueyp27.299000000.00013116000
    Totals: 3468616.2358519706 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ron Coomer (14), Marty Cordova (14), Matt Lawton (23), Orlando Merced (12), Otis Nixon (3), David Ortiz (11), Manny Ramirez (21), Terry Steinbach (17)
    HR:  David Bell (7), Travis Fryman (17), David Ortiz (6)
    RBIs:  Sandy Alomar (31), David Bell (27), Marty Cordova 2 (43), Travis Fryman 2 (60), Pat Meares (36), Orlando Merced (32), Otis Nixon (10), David Ortiz 4 (25), Manny Ramirez (76), Terry Steinbach 2 (22), Mark Whiten (19)
    SB:  Otis Nixon (19)
    SF:  Sandy Alomar (3), Otis Nixon (1)
    GDP:  David Ortiz (2)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Eric Milton  (W 5-7)22.3436.24330414.751.419466281818
    Mike Trombley31.0891.11001203.211.3431171445253
    Greg Swindell33.19113330013.261.261411345403
    Pitching Totals:9866162 1399445108674

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Charles Nagy  (L 7-6)31.0684.19662415.821.6390553519221
    Jose Mesa32.0512.26552105.221.4841261541387
    Eric Plunk34.31311000103.651.381611534617
    Paul Shuey27.29911000301.930.931812613116
    Pitching Totals:9171111491 165104611071341

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Eric Milton 94-66-28;  Mike Trombley 31-17-14;  Greg Swindell 14-11-3;  Charles Nagy 90-55-35;  Jose Mesa 41-26-15;  Eric Plunk 16-11-5;  Paul Shuey 18-12-6; 
    Batters Faced:  Eric Milton 24;  Mike Trombley 6;  Greg Swindell 6;  Charles Nagy 25;  Jose Mesa 16;  Eric Plunk 3;  Paul Shuey 4; 
    Time of Game:  3:02    Attendance:  43,053
    Umpires:   Home:   Rich Garcia  1B  Mike Reilly  2B  Terry Craft  3B  John Hirschbeck 

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