Retrosheet Play-by-Play Account
Game of Wednesday, 4/16/1969 -- Minnesota Twins at Seattle Pilots
Starting Lineups:
Minnesota Seattle
1. T.Uhlaender cf T.Harper 2b
2. R.Carew 2b M.Hegan rf
3. T.Oliva rf T.Davis lf
4. H.Killebrew 3b D.Mincher 1b
5. G.Nettles lf R.Rollins 3b
6. R.Reese 1b J.Gosger cf
7. L.Cardenas ss J.McNertney c
8. J.Roseboro c R.Oyler ss
9. D.Chance p G.Bell p
TWINS 1ST: T.Uhlaender grounded out (D.Mincher-1b unassisted);
R.Carew singled to center field; T.Oliva singled to right field
[R.Carew to second]; H.Killebrew singled [R.Carew to third,
T.Oliva to second]; G.Nettles singled to right field [R.Carew
scored, T.Oliva scored, H.Killebrew to second]; R.Reese popped
to D.Mincher-1b; L.Cardenas singled to left field [H.Killebrew
scored, G.Nettles to second]; J.Roseboro was walked
intentionally [G.Nettles to third, L.Cardenas to second];
D.Chance struck out; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 0.
PILOTS 1ST: T.Harper grounded out (L.Cardenas-ss to
R.Reese-1b); M.Hegan walked; T.Davis grounded into a double play
(L.Cardenas-ss to R.Carew-2b to R.Reese-1b) [M.Hegan out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 0.
TWINS 2ND: T.Uhlaender reached on an error by R.Oyler-ss
[T.Uhlaender to first]; R.Carew doubled to center field
(J.Gosger-cf to R.Oyler-ss to J.McNertney-c) [T.Uhlaender out at
home, R.Carew to third (on throw)]; T.Oliva walked; D.SEGUI
REPLACED G.BELL (PITCHING); T.Oliva was caught stealing second
(J.McNertney-c to T.Harper-2b); H.Killebrew was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 0.
PILOTS 2ND: D.Mincher popped to L.Cardenas-ss; R.Rollins popped
to H.Killebrew-3b in foul territory; J.Gosger doubled to left
field; J.McNertney walked; R.Oyler grounded out (L.Cardenas-ss
to R.Reese-1b); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 0.
TWINS 3RD: G.Nettles grounded out (D.Mincher-1b to D.Segui-p);
R.Reese struck out; L.Cardenas flew to M.Hegan-rf; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 0.
PILOTS 3RD: D.Segui struck out; T.Harper walked; T.Harper stole
second; M.Hegan walked; T.Davis flew to T.Oliva-rf; D.Mincher
flew to G.Nettles-lf; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 0.
TWINS 4TH: J.Roseboro flew to J.Gosger-cf; D.Chance was called
out on strikes; T.Uhlaender flew to J.Gosger-cf; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 0.
PILOTS 4TH: R.Rollins singled to left field; J.Gosger doubled
to left field [R.Rollins to third]; J.McNertney grounded out
(R.Reese-1b unassisted) [R.Rollins scored, J.Gosger to third];
R.Oyler popped to R.Carew-2b; M.FERRARO BATTED FOR D.SEGUI;
M.Ferraro popped to H.Killebrew-3b; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Twins
3, Pilots 1.
TWINS 5TH: B.EDGERTON REPLACED M.FERRARO (PITCHING); R.Carew
singled to right field; T.Oliva singled to center field [R.Carew
to second]; H.Killebrew forced T.Oliva (M.Hegan-rf to
R.Oyler-ss) [R.Carew to third, H.Killebrew to first]; G.Nettles
grounded into a double play (B.Edgerton-p to D.Mincher-1b to
J.McNertney-c) [R.Carew out at home]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
Twins 3, Pilots 1.
PILOTS 5TH: T.Harper reached on an error by H.Killebrew-3b
[T.Harper to second]; M.Hegan flew to T.Uhlaender-cf [T.Harper
to third]; T.Davis grounded out (H.Killebrew-3b to R.Reese-1b)
[T.Harper scored]; D.Mincher struck out; 1 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.
Twins 3, Pilots 2.
TWINS 6TH: R.Reese grounded out (D.Mincher-1b unassisted);
L.Cardenas struck out; J.Roseboro singled to left field;
D.Chance was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Twins
3, Pilots 2.
PILOTS 6TH: R.Rollins walked; J.GRZENDA REPLACED D.CHANCE
(PITCHING); J.Gosger struck out; J.McNertney singled to left
field [R.Rollins to second]; R.Oyler singled to center field
(T.Uhlaender-cf to H.Killebrew-3b) [R.Rollins scored,
J.McNertney out at third, R.Oyler to second (on throw)]; W.COMER
BATTED FOR B.EDGERTON; W.Comer grounded out (H.Killebrew-3b to
R.Reese-1b); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 3.
TWINS 7TH: J.MORRIS REPLACED W.COMER (PITCHING); T.Uhlaender
singled to left field; R.Carew forced T.Uhlaender (R.Rollins-3b
to T.Harper-2b) [R.Carew to first]; J.Morris threw a wild pitch
[R.Carew to second]; T.Oliva popped to R.Rollins-3b in foul
territory; H.Killebrew was walked intentionally; G.Nettles
grounded out (D.Mincher-1b unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
Twins 3, Pilots 3.
PILOTS 7TH: T.Harper walked; M.Hegan out on a sacrifice bunt
(J.Grzenda-p to R.Carew-2b) [T.Harper to second]; T.Harper stole
third; T.Davis was called out on strikes; D.Mincher grounded out
(R.Carew-2b to R.Reese-1b); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Twins 3,
Pilots 3.
TWINS 8TH: R.Reese lined to R.Rollins-3b; L.Cardenas doubled to
right field; J.AKER REPLACED J.MORRIS (PITCHING); G.MITTERWALD
BATTED FOR J.ROSEBORO; G.Mitterwald struck out; C.MANUEL BATTED
FOR J.GRZENDA; C.Manuel grounded out (T.Harper-2b to
D.Mincher-1b); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 3.
PILOTS 8TH: B.MILLER REPLACED C.MANUEL (PITCHING); G.MITTERWALD
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C); R.Rollins popped to R.Reese-1b;
J.Gosger homered to leftfield; J.McNertney singled to center
field; J.VIDAL RAN FOR J.MCNERTNEY; R.Oyler singled to right
field [J.Vidal to third]; J.KENNEDY RAN FOR R.OYLER; C.WALTERS
REPLACED B.MILLER (PITCHING); J.Aker was hit by a pitch
[J.Kennedy to second]; T.Harper popped to R.Reese-1b;
R.PERRANOSKI REPLACED C.WALTERS (PITCHING); M.Hegan struck out;
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Twins 3, Pilots 4.
TWINS 9TH: L.HANEY REPLACED T.DAVIS (PLAYING C); S.WHITAKER
REPLACED J.VIDAL (PLAYING LF); J.KENNEDY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
SS); T.Uhlaender grounded out (T.Harper-2b to D.Mincher-1b);
R.Carew doubled to left field; T.Oliva singled to left field
[R.Carew scored]; H.Killebrew was walked intentionally [T.Oliva
to second]; G.Nettles flew to M.Hegan-rf; R.Reese doubled to
left field [T.Oliva scored, H.Killebrew scored]; L.Cardenas was
walked intentionally; G.Mitterwald forced R.Reese (R.Rollins-3b
unassisted) [L.Cardenas to second, G.Mitterwald to first]; 3 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Twins 6, Pilots 4.
PILOTS 9TH: F.QUILICI REPLACED H.KILLEBREW (PLAYING 3B);
C.TOVAR REPLACED G.NETTLES (PLAYING LF); L.Haney walked;
D.Mincher singled to right field [L.Haney to second]; R.Rollins
grounded into a double play (L.Cardenas-ss to R.Carew-2b to
R.Reese-1b) [L.Haney to third, D.Mincher out at second];
J.Gosger was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Twins
6, Pilots 4.
Final Totals R H E LOB
Twins 6 14 1 11
Pilots 4 9 1 11