MLB Play by Play - Boston vs. Oakland

Red Sox 1st
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Johnny Damon:Ball, Damon grounded out to first.
Edgar Renteria:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Renteria grounded out to pitcher.
David Ortiz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ortiz struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Bronson Arroyo pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Kotsay flied out to deep left.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Kendall grounded out to shortstop.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Chavez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 2nd
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Manny Ramirez:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ramirez grounded out to third.
Trot Nixon:Ball, Ball, Nixon singled hard to center.
Jason Varitek:Ball, Strike looking, Varitek flied out to center.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Youkilis walked, Nixon to second.
Bill Mueller:Mueller hit by pitch, Nixon to third, Youkilis to second.
Mark Bellhorn:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bellhorn singled to center, Nixon and Youkilis scored, Mueller to second.
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Damon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Bronson Arroyo pitching:
Erubiel Durazo:Ball, Durazo flied out to deep right.
Keith Ginter:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ginter flied out to center.
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Ball, Hatteberg singled to right.
Matt Watson:Strike looking, Strike looking, Watson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 3rd
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Edgar Renteria:Ball, Renteria grounded out to third.
David Ortiz:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ortiz grounded out to second.
Manny Ramirez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ramirez singled hard to center.
Trot Nixon:Ball, Nixon grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Bronson Arroyo pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Scutaro lined out to right.
Charles Thomas:Strike looking, Strike looking, Thomas struck out swinging.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kotsay grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 4th
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Jason Varitek:Ball, Varitek singled softly to center.
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Foul, Youkilis singled to right, Varitek to second.
Bill Mueller:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mueller singled to center, Varitek to third, Youkilis to second.
Mark Bellhorn:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Bellhorn struck out swinging.
Johnny Damon:Foul, Ball, Foul, Damon struck out swinging.
Edgar Renteria:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Renteria flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Bronson Arroyo pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Kendall popped bunt out to pitcher.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Chavez doubled to left.
Erubiel Durazo:Strike looking, Foul, Durazo popped out to second.
Keith Ginter:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ginter grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 5th
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
David Ortiz:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ortiz grounded out to second.
Manny Ramirez:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ramirez grounded out to third.
Trot Nixon:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Nixon grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Bronson Arroyo pitching:
Scott Hatteberg:Hatteberg singled hard to left center.
Matt Watson:Watson doubled to center, Hatteberg to third.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Ball, Scutaro grounded out to third.
Charles Thomas:Strike looking, Ball, Thomas hit by pitch.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Ball, Kotsay tripled to deep right, Hatteberg, Watson and Thomas scored.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Kendall grounded out to shortstop, Kotsay scored.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Chavez singled to left center.
Erubiel Durazo:Durazo hit by pitch, Chavez to second.
Keith Ginter:Ball, Ginter flied out to center.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 6th
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Jason Varitek:Strike looking, Varitek singled to center.
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Youkilis flied out to right.
Bill Mueller:Mueller grounded into double play second to first, Varitek out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Bronson Arroyo pitching:
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Strike looking, Hatteberg grounded out to first.
Matt Watson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Watson fouled out to catcher.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Ball, Ball, Scutaro popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 7th
Keiichi Yabu pitching:
Mark Bellhorn:Keiichi Yabu relieved Kirk Saarloos, Ball, Bellhorn doubled to deep right.
Johnny Damon:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Damon walked.
Edgar Renteria:Ball, Renteria singled to left center, Bellhorn to third, Damon to second.
David Ortiz:Ortiz doubled hard to deep left center, Bellhorn and Damon scored, Renteria to third.
Manny Ramirez:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ramirez struck out swinging.
Trot Nixon:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Nixon intentionally walked.
Jason Varitek:Ball, Foul, Foul, Varitek struck out swinging.
Kevin Youkilis:Foul, Youkilis grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Nixon out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Bronson Arroyo pitching:
Charles Thomas:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Thomas struck out swinging.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kotsay walked.
Jason Kendall:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Kendall grounded into double play second to first, Kotsay out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 8th
Keiichi Yabu pitching:
Bill Mueller:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mueller singled to left center.
Mark Bellhorn:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Bellhorn struck out swinging.
Johnny Damon:Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Damon walked, Mueller to second.
Edgar Renteria:Foul, Foul, Ball, Renteria struck out swinging.
David Ortiz:Ball, Strike swinging, Ortiz grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Mike Myers pitching:
Eric Chavez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Chavez singled to left center.
Erubiel Durazo:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Durazo reached on an infield single, Chavez to second.
Mike Timlin relieved Mike Myers.
Keith Ginter:Strike looking, Ginter sacrificed to third, Chavez to third, Durazo to second.
Scott Hatteberg:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Hatteberg intentionally walked.
Matt Watson:Ball, Watson singled to right, Chavez and Durazo scored, Hatteberg to second.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Strike swinging, Scutaro struck out swinging.
Charles Thomas:Strike swinging, Thomas grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 9th
Octavio Dotel pitching:
Manny Ramirez:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ramirez struck out swinging.
Trot Nixon:Nixon singled to center.
Jason Varitek:Ball, Varitek flied out to deep left
Kevin Millar hit for Kevin Youkilis.
Kevin Millar:Ball, Strike looking, Millar safe at first on Dotel's fielding error, Nixon to second
Jay Payton ran for Kevin Millar.
Bill Mueller:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Nixon to third, Payton to second on wild pitch, Mueller flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

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