MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Minnesota

Rangers 1st
Brad Radke pitching:
David Dellucci:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Dellucci grounded out to second.
Michael Young:Foul, Ball, Young singled to right.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Teixeira struck out swinging.
Hank Blalock:Blalock singled to left, Young to second.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Soriano flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Chris R. Young pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Stewart grounded out to right.
Nick Punto:Punto grounded out to first.
Lew Ford:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ford walked.
Justin Morneau:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Ford stole second, Foul, Foul, Foul, Morneau grounded bunt out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Brad Radke pitching:
Kevin Mench:Strike looking, Strike looking, Mench singled to right.
Adrian Gonzalez:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Gonzalez homered to center, Mench scored.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Matthews doubled to center.
Gerald Laird:Foul, Foul, Laird singled to center, Matthews scored.
David Dellucci:Ball, Dellucci doubled to deep right, Laird to third.
Michael Young:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Young struck out looking.
Mark Teixeira:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Teixeira reached on an infield single, Laird scored, Dellucci to third.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Blalock hit sacrifice fly to left, Dellucci scored.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Soriano grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 6 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Matt LeCroy:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, LeCroy singled to left center.
Jacque Jones:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Jones flied out to center.
Juan Castro:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Castro fouled out to first.
Mike Redmond:Ball, Ball, Ball, Redmond walked, LeCroy to second.
Luis O. Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Joe Mays pitching:
Kevin Mench:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mench flied out to right.
Adrian Gonzalez:Strike looking, Gonzalez flied out to shortstop.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Matthews lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Stewart reached on an infield single.
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Punto struck out swinging, Stewart caught stealing, catcher to shortstop.
Lew Ford:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ford walked.
Justin Morneau:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Morneau struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Joe Mays pitching:
Gerald Laird:Laird flied out to first.
David Dellucci:Strike looking, Foul, Dellucci fouled out to third.
Michael Young:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Doug Brocail pitching:
Matt LeCroy:Strike looking, LeCroy hit by pitch.
Jacque Jones:Jones singled to center, LeCroy to second.
Juan Castro:Strike looking, Castro reached on an infield single, LeCroy to third, Jones to second.
Mike Redmond:Ball, Strike swinging, Redmond doubled to right, LeCroy and Jones scored, Castro to third.
Luis O. Rodriguez:Foul, Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to first, Castro scored, Redmond to third.
Shannon Stewart:Strike swinging, Foul, Stewart grounded out to shortstop, Redmond scored.
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Punto struck out looking.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Joe Mays pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Teixeira walked.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Strike swinging, Blalock reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Teixeira out at second.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Ball, Blalock to second on wild pitch, Soriano flied out to right.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Ball, Foul, Mench grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Doug Brocail pitching:
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ford grounded out to third.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau flied out to left.
Matt LeCroy:LeCroy grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Joe Mays pitching:
Adrian Gonzalez:Strike looking, Ball, Gonzalez flied out to left.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Matthews tripled to right.
Gerald Laird:Foul, Laird grounded out to third.
David Dellucci:J.C. Romero relieved Joe Mays, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Dellucci struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Doug Brocail pitching:
Jacque Jones:Ball, Jones singled to right.
Juan Castro:Strike looking, Castro reached on bunt single to pitcher, Jones to second.
Mike Redmond:Ball, Bunt foul, Redmond reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Jones to third, Castro to second, Jones and Castro scored, Redmond to second on Brocail's throwing error.
Luis O. Rodriguez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez singled to left, Redmond scored.
Shannon Stewart:Scott Feldman relieved Doug Brocail, Ball, Strike looking, Stewart flied out to left, Rodriguez to second.
Nick Punto:Strike swinging, Punto grounded out to second.
Lew Ford:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ford singled to center, Rodriguez scored.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Ball, Morneau safe at first on shortstop Young's throwing error, Ford to third, Morneau to second.
Matt LeCroy:Strike looking, Strike swinging, LeCroy struck out looking.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 2 Errors)

Rangers 7th
J.C. Romero pitching:
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Young doubled to center.
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira grounded out to second, Young to third.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Blalock grounded out to pitcher.
Alfonso Soriano:Juan Rincon relieved J.C. Romero, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Soriano flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Scott Feldman pitching:
Jacque Jones:Jones grounded out to first.
Juan Castro:Ball, Castro flied out to center.
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Ball, Redmond flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Luis Rivas at second
Juan Rincon pitching:
Kevin Mench:Foul, Mench flied out to right.
Adrian Gonzalez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Gonzalez struck out swinging.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Matthews doubled to right.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Laird singled to center, Matthews scored.
David Dellucci:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Dellucci struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
John Wasdin pitching:
Luis Rivas:Ball, Foul, Rivas grounded out to third.
Shannon Stewart:Stewart lined out to second.
Nick Punto:Ball, Strike looking, Punto flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Joe Nathan pitching:
Michael Young:Strike looking, Young grounded out to first.
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira flied out to left.
Hank Blalock:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Blalock singled to right.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Soriano doubled to right, Blalock to third.
Kevin Mench:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Mench struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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