Friday, March 9, 2001 (pm game)
Minnesota (ss) 9, Boston (ss) 2

 

 BOSTON SS       AB  R  H BI  MINNESOTA SS    AB  R  H BI
 STYNES 3B        3  0  0  0  C GUZMAN SS      5  2  3  0
 STENSON LF       1  0  0  0  D HOCKING 2B     3  2  2  1
 D LEWIS CF       3  0  0  0  ED DIAZ 2B       2  1  2  1
 W VERAS 3B       1  1  1  0  LAWTON RF        2  2  1  2
 HATTEBERG C      2  0  0  0  RESTOVICH RF     2  0  0  0
 L RODRIGUEZ C    1  1  1  0  D ORTIZ 1B       4  0  1  2
 M RAMIREZ RF     3  0  0  0  KIELTY CF        5  0  0  1
 BENITEZ RF       1  0  1  2  BLAKE 3B         4  0  1  0
 NEILL CF         4  0  0  0  SEARS DH         3  0  1  0
 BICHETTE 1B      3  0  1  0  C ALLEN LF       4  1  2  1
 BURKHART 1B      1  0  0  0  PRINCE C         2  1  1  0
 ALCANTARA DH     3  0  0  0  MOELLER C        2  0  0  0
 MERLONI SS       2  0  0  0
 CAPISTA SS       0  0  0  0
 LANSING 2B       3  0  0  0
 TOTALS          31  2  4  2  TOTALS          38  9 14  8

 BOSTON SS               000 000 002-- 2
 MINNESOTA SS            210 302 01x-- 9

 E--STYNES 2, BICHETTE, MERLONI. LOB--BOSTON SS 4, 
 MINNESOTA SS 8. 2B--W VERAS, BENITEZ, SEARS, PRINCE. 3B--D 
 HOCKING. HR--C ALLEN (OFF CRAWFORD), LAWTON (OFF LEE). 
 CS--D HOCKING.

                                  IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
  BOSTON SS
 CRAWFORD (L)                      2   3   3   2   1   0   1
 LEE                               2   4   3   3   1   2   1
 R GARCES                          1   1   0   0   1   1   0
 PICHARDO                          1   3   2   2   0   2   0
 KIM                               2   3   1   1   0   3   0

  MINNESOTA SS
 B RADKE (W)                       4   1   0   0   1   4   0
 SANTANA                           2   0   0   0   1   3   0
 GUARDADO                          2   0   0   0   0   2   0
 CRESSEND                          1   3   2   2   0   2   0

 WP--PICHARDO, KIM.
 SO--BOS: STYNES, STENSON, M RAMIREZ 2, NEILL, BICHETTE, 
 BURKHART, ALCANTARA 2, LANSING 2. MIN: C GUZMAN, RESTOVICH 
 2, D ORTIZ, KIELTY 4.
 BB--BOS: HATTEBERG, MERLONI. MIN: LAWTON, D ORTIZ, SEARS.
 T--2:50. A--5,133.

 

Partial play-by-play:

Twins 2nd: Chad Allen hit a solo home run.

Twins 4th: Lefty Sang-hoon Lee allowed a two-run homer to Matt Lawton.

Red Sox 9th: Wilton Veras and Luis Rodriguez scored on Yamil Benitezís double off reliever Jack Cressend.

Boston committed four more errors against the Twins, two by third baseman Chris Stynes and one each by first baseman Dante Bichette and shortstop Lou Merloni. The Sox have now committed 11 errors in three games against the Twins during exhibition play.

Paxton Crawford threw 48 pitches in two innings of work.

Twins pitcher Brad Radke gave up only a single to Dante Bichette in second inning, finishing with four innings of shutout pitching.