MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Oakland

Twins 1st
Joe Blanton pitching:
Jason Tyner:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Tyner reached on an infield single.
Brent Abernathy:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Abernathy grounded out to shortstop, Tyner to second.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Mauer flied out to deep left, Tyner to third.
Jacque Jones:Foul, Foul, Ball, Jones grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ellis walked.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Kendall doubled to deep right, Ellis scored.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Kotsay struck out looking.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Chavez grounded out to shortstop, Kendall to third.
Jay Payton:Ball, Foul, Payton flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Joe Blanton pitching:
Lew Ford:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ford fouled out to first.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Morneau struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Scott Hatteberg:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Hatteberg struck out swinging.
Hiram Bocachica:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Bocachica struck out swinging.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Swisher grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Joe Blanton pitching:
Juan Castro:Castro grounded out to shortstop.
Luis O. Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez walked.
Jason Tyner:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Tyner safe at first on shortstop Scutaro's fielding error, Rodriguez to second.
Brent Abernathy:Strike looking, Abernathy lined out to second.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Mauer grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Athletics 3rd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Scutaro grounded out to third.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ellis singled to center.
Jason Kendall:Ellis picked off at second, pitcher to first to shortstop, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Kendall reached on an infield single.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Kotsay doubled to center, Kendall scored, Kotsay to third on center fielder Ford's throwing error.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Chavez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Twins 4th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Jacque Jones:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Jones doubled to center.
Lew Ford:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ford flied out to left.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Morneau doubled to right, Jones scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Cuddyer fouled out to first, Morneau to third.
Juan Castro:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Castro struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Jay Payton:Ball, Ball, Ball, Payton walked.
Scott Hatteberg:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Hatteberg walked, Payton to second.
Hiram Bocachica:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Bocachica reached on an infield single, Payton to third, Hatteberg to second.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Swisher struck out looking.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Scutaro struck out swinging.
Mark Ellis:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ellis singled to right, Payton and Hatteberg scored, Bocachica to third, Ellis to second advancing on throw.
Matt Guerrier relieved Francisco Liriano.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Kendall singled to left, Bocachica and Ellis scored, Kendall to second advancing on throw.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kotsay struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Luis O. Rodriguez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Rodriguez lined out to third.
Jason Tyner:Strike looking, Tyner grounded out to first.
Brent Abernathy:Strike looking, Abernathy grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Chavez flied out to right.
Jay Payton:Payton singled to center.
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Ball, Hatteberg lined out to center, Payton to second.
Hiram Bocachica:Dan Johnson hit for Hiram Bocachica.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Mauer walked.
Jacque Jones:Ball, Strike looking, Jones homered to right, Mauer scored.
Lew Ford:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ford walked.
Justin Morneau:Morneau grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Ford out at second.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer singled to left.
Juan Castro:Castro grounded into fielder's choice to second, Cuddyer out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Nick Swisher:Ball, Foul, Ball, Swisher homered to left.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Scutaro flied out to right.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ellis grounded out to first.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Kendall safe at first on center fielder Ford's fielding error, Kendall to second.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Kotsay singled to left, Kendall scored.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Chavez singled to right, Kotsay to third.
Jay Payton:Payton flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Twins 7th
Kiko Calero pitching:
Luis O. Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez lined out to center.
Jason Tyner:Tyner flied out to center.
Brent Abernathy:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Abernathy struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Travis Bowyer pitching:
Scott Hatteberg:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Hatteberg struck out looking.
Dan Johnson:Foul, Strike looking, Johnson struck out looking.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Swisher fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Jay Witasick pitching:
Joe Mauer:Ball, Mauer doubled to deep left.
Jacque Jones:Foul, Jones lined out to right.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Mauer to third on wild pitch, Ford struck out swinging.
Justin Morneau:Foul, Morneau flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Travis Bowyer pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Scutaro struck out looking.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Ellis grounded out to second.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Kendall walked.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Kotsay singled to left, Kendall to second.
Eric Chavez:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Chavez grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Jay Witasick pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Cuddyer struck out looking.
Juan Castro:Castro grounded out to shortstop.
Luis O. Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Rodriguez lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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