Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Boston leads 1-0 (as of 8/8)

Game 1: Monday, August 8
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Minnesota6
Game 2: Tuesday, August 9
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Game 3: Wednesday, August 10
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Red Sox 8

(71-43, 34-21 away)

Twins 6

(51-64, 26-29 home)

    7:00 PM ET, August 8, 2011

    Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota 

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    BOS 010004012 8 17 2
    MIN 030110010 6 10 1

    W: A. Aceves (8-1)

    L: G. Perkins (3-2)

    S: J. Papelbon (25)

    Game Notes

    DAVID ORTIZ AND JARROD SALTALAMACCHIA OF THE RED SOX HIT BACK-TO-BACK HOME RUNS IN THE SIXTH INNING.

    Game Information

    StadiumTarget Field, Minneapolis, MN
    Attendance40,080 (101.5% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:00
    Weather82 degrees, partly cloudy
    Wind9 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Marvin Hudson, First Base - Tim Mcclelland, Second Base - Ted Barrett, Third Base - Brian Runge