MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Texas

Athletics 1st
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ellis grounded out to pitcher.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Kendall singled to right, Kendall out at second.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kotsay flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Matthews fouled out to first.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Young struck out swinging.
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Chavez struck out looking.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Payton grounded out to shortstop.
Scott Hatteberg:Strike looking, Ball, Hatteberg popped out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Blalock flied out to center.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Soriano walked.
Kevin Mench:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mench walked, Soriano to second.
Phil Nevin:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Nevin struck out looking.
Rod Barajas:Strike swinging, Barajas grounded into fielder's choice to second, Mench out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike swinging, Johnson flied out to right.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Swisher walked.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Scutaro struck out swinging.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ellis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, DeRosa homered to left.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Matthews flied out to center.
Michael Young:Foul, Ball, Ball, Young doubled to center.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Teixeira struck out looking.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Blalock struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Kendall singled to right.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Kotsay struck out swinging.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Chavez grounded out to catcher, Kendall to second.
Jay Payton:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Payton grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Alfonso Soriano:Foul, Strike swinging, Soriano flied out to center.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mench grounded out to shortstop.
Phil Nevin:Adrian Gonzalez hit for Phil Nevin.
Adrian Gonzalez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Gonzalez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Hatteberg singled to right.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Johnson hit by pitch, Hatteberg to second.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Swisher flied out to center, Hatteberg to third, Johnson to second.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Scutaro doubled to deep left, Hatteberg and Johnson scored.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ellis reached on an infield single, Scutaro to third.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Kendall grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Ellis out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Rod Barajas:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Barajas struck out swinging.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Ball, DeRosa singled to left.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Matthews singled to right, DeRosa to third.
Michael Young:Ball, Young singled to center, DeRosa scored, Matthews to second.
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira homered to left, Matthews and Young scored.
Hank Blalock:Blalock grounded out to second.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Soriano flied out to right.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay grounded bunt out to third.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Chavez walked.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Payton doubled to deep right, Chavez to third.
Scott Hatteberg:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Hatteberg singled to center, Chavez scored, Payton to third.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Johnson flied out to left.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Swisher struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Kevin Mench:Foul, Mench singled to right.
Adrian Gonzalez:Gonzalez fouled out to third.
Rod Barajas:Barajas doubled to deep left, Mench scored.
Mark DeRosa:Keiichi Yabu relieved Joe Kennedy, Ball, Barajas to third on wild pitch, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa walked.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Foul, Matthews struck out swinging.
Michael Young:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Young struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
John Wasdin pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Scutaro grounded out to second.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ellis singled to left center.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Kendall grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Ellis out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Keiichi Yabu pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira grounded out to first.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Blalock flied out to left.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Soriano homered to right.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Mench struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
John Wasdin pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Kotsay grounded out to third.
Eric Chavez:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Chavez popped out to shortstop.
Jay Payton:Ball, Ball, Payton singled to left.
Scott Hatteberg:Strike looking, Ball, Hatteberg flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Ron Flores pitching:
Adrian Gonzalez:Strike looking, Gonzalez flied out to center.
Rod Barajas:Juan Cruz relieved Ron Flores, Strike looking, Barajas grounded out to third.
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Strike swinging, DeRosa struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
John Wasdin pitching:
Dan Johnson:Johnson popped out to second.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Swisher flied out to right.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Strike looking, Scutaro homered to left center.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ellis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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