MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Oakland

Twins 1st
Barry Zito pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Ball, Stewart flied out to left.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ford grounded out to third.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Mauer singled to center.
Matt LeCroy:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, LeCroy walked, Mauer to second.
Jacque Jones:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Jones struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Brad Radke pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ellis tripled to right.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Kendall grounded out to shortstop, Ellis scored.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Kotsay struck out swinging.
Eric Chavez:Foul, Foul, Chavez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Barry Zito pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer popped out to third.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Morneau struck out swinging.
Juan Castro:Ball, Strike swinging, Castro popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Brad Radke pitching:
Jay Payton:Payton popped out to shortstop.
Scott Hatteberg:Strike looking, Ball, Hatteberg grounded out to shortstop.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Crosby walked.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Johnson singled to left, Crosby to second.
Nick Swisher:Foul, Ball, Ball, Swisher homered to center, Crosby and Johnson scored.
Mark Ellis:Ellis homered to left.
Jason Kendall:Kendall grounded out to third.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Barry Zito pitching:
Jason Bartlett:Bartlett grounded out to third.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Stewart struck out looking.
Lew Ford:Ford flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Brad Radke pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay grounded out to shortstop.
Eric Chavez:Chavez singled to center.
Jay Payton:Payton flied out to right.
Scott Hatteberg:Hatteberg lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Barry Zito pitching:
Joe Mauer:Mauer grounded out to second.
Matt LeCroy:Ball, Ball, Ball, LeCroy walked.
Jacque Jones:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Jones struck out looking.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer singled to center, LeCroy to second.
Justin Morneau:Morneau grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Brad Radke pitching:
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Crosby flied out to right.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Johnson grounded out to shortstop.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Swisher walked.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul on 1st baseman Morneau's dropped ball error, Foul, Ellis grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Twins 5th
Barry Zito pitching:
Juan Castro:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Castro safe at first on 1st baseman Johnson's fielding error.
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bartlett flied out to second.
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Strike swinging, Stewart grounded into double play third to second to first, Castro out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Athletics 5th
Brad Radke pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Kendall flied out to center.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kotsay grounded out to shortstop.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Chavez doubled to center.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Payton flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Barry Zito pitching:
Lew Ford:Ball, Strike looking, Ford grounded out to third.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mauer flied out to center.
Matt LeCroy:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, LeCroy struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Terry Mulholland pitching:
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Hatteberg grounded out to second.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Strike looking, Crosby grounded out to third.
Dan Johnson:Johnson singled to center.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Swisher walked, Johnson to second.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ellis reached on an infield single, Johnson to third, Swisher to second.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Kendall grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Barry Zito pitching:
Jacque Jones:Ball, Ball, Ball, Jones flied out to center.
Kiko Calero relieved Barry Zito.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau homered to center.
Juan Castro:Castro grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
J.C. Romero pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Kotsay singled to center.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Chavez reached on fielder's choice to first, Kotsay out at second.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Payton reached on an infield single, Chavez scored, Payton to third on pitcher Romero's throwing error.
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Hatteberg hit by pitch
Marco Scutaro hit for Bobby Crosby.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Scutaro singled to center, Payton scored, Hatteberg to second.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Johnson grounded out to first, Hatteberg to third, Scutaro to second.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Swisher walked.
Mark Ellis:Foul, Foul, Ellis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Twins 8th
Kiko Calero pitching:
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bartlett walked.
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Stewart struck out swinging.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ford walked, Bartlett to second.
Joe Mauer:Ricardo Rincon relieved Kiko Calero, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Mauer flied out to left
Terry Tiffee hit for Matt LeCroy.
Terry Tiffee:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Tiffee walked, Bartlett to third, Ford to second.
Jacque Jones:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Jones struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Travis Bowyer pitching:
Jason Kendall:Kendall hit by pitch.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Foul, Kotsay flied out to center.
Eric Chavez:Cuddyer grounded into double play third to second to first, Kendall out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Keiichi Yabu pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Cuddyer homered to center.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau singled to center.
Juan Castro:Castro tripled to deep right, Morneau scored
Michael Ryan hit for Jason Bartlett.
Huston Street relieved Kirk Saarloos.
Michael Ryan:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ryan grounded out to first, Castro scored.
Shannon Stewart:Stewart grounded out to third.
Lew Ford:Ford singled to shallow center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ford to second on fielder's indifference, Mauer singled to right, Ford scored.
Terry Tiffee:Strike swinging, Mauer to second on fielder's indifference, Tiffee singled to right, Mauer scored.
Jacque Jones:Nick Punto ran for Terry Tiffee, Jones grounded out to second.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 6 Hits, 0 Errors)

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