MLB Play by Play - New York vs. Minnesota

Yankees 1st
Joe Mays pitching:
Tony Womack:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Womack grounded out to second.
Rey Sanchez:Ball, Sanchez grounded out to second.
Gary Sheffield:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sheffield struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Chien-Ming Wang pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Ball, Stewart flied out to deep right.
Brent Abernathy:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Abernathy popped out to catcher.
Lew Ford:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ford walked.
Torii Hunter:Ball, Hunter flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 2nd
Joe Mays pitching:
Hideki Matsui:Strike looking, Foul, Matsui flied out to left.
Alex Rodriguez:Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Giambi:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Giambi popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Chien-Ming Wang pitching:
Jacque Jones:Ball, Ball, Foul, Jones grounded out to first.
Terry Tiffee:Ball, Tiffee grounded out to second.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 3rd
Joe Mays pitching:
Tino Martinez:Strike looking, Martinez grounded out to second.
John Flaherty:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Flaherty flied out to deep right.
Robinson Cano:Cano flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Chien-Ming Wang pitching:
Mike Redmond:Ball, Ball, Redmond singled to center.
Juan Castro:Foul, Castro reached on an infield single, Redmond to second.
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Stewart grounded into double play second to first, Redmond to third, Castro out at second.
Brent Abernathy:Ball, Ball, Abernathy grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 4th
Joe Mays pitching:
Tony Womack:Strike looking, Womack safe at first on 1st baseman Tiffee's throwing error.
Rey Sanchez:Sanchez grounded out to shortstop, Womack to second.
Gary Sheffield:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Sheffield popped out to shortstop.
Hideki Matsui:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Matsui struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Twins 4th
Chien-Ming Wang pitching:
Lew Ford:Foul, Ford singled to shallow center.
Torii Hunter:Pickoff attempt, Foul, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Hunter hit by pitch, Ford to second.
Jacque Jones:Ball, Jones homered to right, Ford and Hunter scored.
Terry Tiffee:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Tiffee flied out to left.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer grounded out to third.
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Redmond grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 5th
Joe Mays pitching:
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Rodriguez reached on an infield single.
Jason Giambi:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Giambi struck out on foul tip.
Tino Martinez:Martinez reached on fielder's choice to right, Rodriguez out at second.
John Flaherty:Ball, Ball, Ball, Flaherty walked, Martinez to second.
Robinson Cano:Strike looking, Ball, Cano doubled to center, Martinez and Flaherty scored.
Tony Womack:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Womack fouled out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Chien-Ming Wang pitching:
Juan Castro:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Castro doubled to center.
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Strike looking, Bunt foul, Stewart grounded out to third.
Brent Abernathy:Strike looking, Abernathy grounded out to third.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ford grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 6th
Joe Mays pitching:
Rey Sanchez:Strike looking, Ball, Sanchez lined out to left.
Gary Sheffield:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Sheffield grounded out to shortstop.
Hideki Matsui:Ball, Matsui singled to left center.
Alex Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Chien-Ming Wang pitching:
Torii Hunter:Foul, Foul, Hunter struck out swinging.
Jacque Jones:Jones grounded out to shortstop.
Terry Tiffee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Tiffee grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 7th
Joe Mays pitching:
Jason Giambi:Strike looking, Giambi grounded out to first.
Tino Martinez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Martinez popped out to second.
John Flaherty:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Flaherty grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Chien-Ming Wang pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Cuddyer grounded out to second.
Mike Redmond:Ball, Redmond grounded out to shortstop.
Juan Castro:Foul, Castro flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 8th
Joe Mays pitching:
Robinson Cano:Foul, Cano singled to center.
Tony Womack:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Womack safe at first on 2nd baseman Abernathy's fielding error, Cano to second.
Rey Sanchez:Sanchez sacrificed to third, Cano to third, Womack to second.
Gary Sheffield:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Sheffield intentionally walked.
J.C. Romero relieved Joe Mays.
Hideki Matsui:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Matsui grounded out to first, Cano scored, Womack to third, Sheffield to second.
Alex Rodriguez:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Rodriguez intentionally walked
Ruben Sierra hit for Jason Giambi.
Juan Rincon relieved J.C. Romero.
Ruben Sierra:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Sierra struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Twins 8th
Tom Gordon pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Stewart flied out to center
Joe Mauer hit for Brent Abernathy.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Mauer flied out to center.
Lew Ford:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ford struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 9th
Luis O. Rodriguez at second
Juan Rincon pitching:
Tino Martinez:Strike looking, Ball, Martinez grounded out to pitcher
Jorge Posada hit for John Flaherty.
Jorge Posada:Foul, Posada reached on an infield single.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Cano singled to left, Posada to second.
Tony Womack:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Womack struck out swinging
Bernie Williams hit for Rey Sanchez.
Bernie Williams:Williams grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Russ Johnson at shortstop
Tom Gordon pitching:
Torii Hunter:Hunter singled to center.
Jacque Jones:Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Jones struck out swinging.
Terry Tiffee:Pickoff attempt, Tiffee popped out to shortstop.
Michael Cuddyer:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 10th
Joe Nathan pitching:
Gary Sheffield:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Sheffield struck out swinging.
Hideki Matsui:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Matsui walked.
Alex Rodriguez:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Rodriguez singled to center, Matsui to third.
Ruben Sierra:Ball, Ball, Sierra hit sacrifice fly to center, Matsui scored.
Tino Martinez:Ball (pitchout), Ball, Ball, Martinez walked, Rodriguez to second.
Terry Mulholland relieved Joe Nathan.
Jorge Posada:Ball, Posada lined out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 10th
Mariano Rivera pitching:
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Redmond struck out swinging.
Juan Castro:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Castro struck out swinging.
Shannon Stewart:Stewart grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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