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Twins shut out in opener
Blue Jays 5, Twins 0
Carlos Silva reacts after giving up a two-run homer in the fifth. (Jim Mone/AP)
Carlos Silva gave up five earned runs on seven hits in 6 1/3 innings, walking two and striking out one, as Minnesota lost its series opener against Toronto. The Twins were held to just three hits against Blue Jays starter Ted Lilly.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: August 10, 2006
TOR
Toronto (61-54)
Won 2
Toronto 5, Minnesota 0   MIN
Minnesota (67-47)
Lost 1
August 10, 2006
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Toronto
0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0   5 8 0
Minnesota
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 4 0
Standings thru 8/10/06  |  Gameday  |  Blue Jays Stats  |  Twins Stats
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rios, RF5012001.316
Catalanotto, LF4010011.311
  Johnson, LF0000000.342
Wells, CF4000012.322
Glaus, 3B3000110.265
Overbay, 1B4110002.302
Hinske, DH3010101.271
Molina, C4222001.278
Hill, 2B4100002.294
McDonald, SS4120000.224
Totals355842310 

BATTING
2B: Catalanotto (24, Silva).
HR: Molina (10, 5th inning off Silva, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Rios; Catalanotto 2; Overbay; Hinske; Molina 5; McDonald 2.
RBI: Molina 2 (32), Rios 2 (60).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Overbay; Wells.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Hinske (1, 2nd base off Silva/Mauer).

FIELDING
DP: (Hill-Overbay).

 
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Castillo, 2B4010011.291
Punto, 3B4010021.310
Mauer, C4000012.365
Cuddyer, RF3000112.262
Morneau, 1B4000003.319
Hunter, CF2000111.274
Rabe, DH2010000.317
  a-Kubel, PH-DH1000000.268
Tyner, LF3000002.305
Bartlett, SS3010000.355
Totals300402612 

a-Grounded out for Rabe in the 7th.

BATTING
TB: Castillo; Punto; Rabe; Bartlett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Tyner; Morneau 2.
GIDP: Punto.
Team LOB: 5.

 
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lilly (W, 10-10)6.03002304.01
League 2.01000202.50
Tallet 1.00000104.46
 
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Silva (L, 8-10)6.17552116.41
Neshek 0.20000201.04
Crain 1.00000004.75
Guerrier 1.01000003.29

WP: Silva.
Pitches-strikes: Lilly 107-70, League 23-19, Tallet 10-8, Silva 85-59, Neshek 6-6, Crain 5-4, Guerrier 20-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Lilly 9-6, League 4-0, Tallet 1-1, Silva 11-7, Neshek 0-0, Crain 0-3, Guerrier 0-3.
Batters faced: Lilly 23, League 6, Tallet 3, Silva 28, Neshek 2, Crain 3, Guerrier 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Neshek 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Bruce Froemming. 1B: Ed Rapuano. 2B: Brian Runge. 3B: Chris Guccione.
Weather: 70 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:31.
Att: 30,118.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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