MLB Play by Play - Detroit vs. Minnesota

Tigers 1st
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Strike looking, Strike looking, Granderson struck out swinging.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Polanco lined out to shortstop.
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Shelton flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Mike Maroth pitching:
Nick Punto:Punto flied out to center.
Luis O. Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez grounded out to second.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ford singled to center.
Matt LeCroy:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, LeCroy flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 2nd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Magglio Ordonez:Ordonez grounded out to second.
Craig Monroe:Ball, Monroe grounded out to first.
Carlos Guillen:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Mike Maroth pitching:
Jacque Jones:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Jones singled to center.
Michael Cuddyer:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Jones stole second, Foul, Cuddyer struck out looking.
Terry Tiffee:Strike looking, Tiffee grounded out to second, Jones to third.
Chris J. Heintz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Heintz struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 3rd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Brandon Inge:Strike looking, Ball, Inge homered to right.
Vance Wilson:Wilson grounded out to third.
Omar Infante:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Infante struck out swinging.
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Granderson struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Mike Maroth pitching:
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bartlett singled to center.
Nick Punto:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Bartlett stole second, Foul, Ball, Foul, Punto grounded out to second, Bartlett to third.
Luis O. Rodriguez:Foul, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez reached on an infield single, Bartlett scored.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Rodriguez caught stealing, catcher to second, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ford struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 4th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Placido Polanco:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Polanco grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Shelton struck out swinging.
Magglio Ordonez:Ordonez singled to center, Ordonez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Mike Maroth pitching:
Matt LeCroy:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, LeCroy homered to left center.
Jacque Jones:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Jones grounded out to pitcher.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer grounded out to third.
Terry Tiffee:Ball, Ball, Tiffee grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 5th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Craig Monroe:Strike looking, Foul, Monroe struck out swinging.
Carlos Guillen:Strike swinging, Guillen popped out to second.
Brandon Inge:Strike looking, Inge grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Mike Maroth pitching:
Chris J. Heintz:Heintz flied out to left.
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Ball, Bartlett flied out to left.
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Punto flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 6th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Vance Wilson:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Wilson struck out looking.
Omar Infante:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Infante singled to center.
Curtis Granderson:Granderson singled to right, Infante to second.
Placido Polanco:Polanco singled to center, Infante scored, Granderson to second.
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Foul, Shelton grounded into double play third to first, Granderson out at third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Mike Maroth pitching:
Luis O. Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to third.
Lew Ford:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ford safe at first on 3rd baseman Inge's throwing error, Ford to second.
Matt LeCroy:LeCroy singled to center, Ford to third.
Jacque Jones:Jones hit sacrifice fly to center, Ford scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Pickoff attempt, Cuddyer singled to center, LeCroy to second.
Terry Tiffee:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Tiffee grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Tigers 7th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ordonez grounded out to shortstop.
Craig Monroe:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Monroe struck out swinging.
Carlos Guillen:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Guillen popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Mike Maroth pitching:
Chris J. Heintz:Ball, Foul, Ball, Heintz grounded out to third.
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Strike looking, Bartlett grounded out to shortstop.
Nick Punto:Ball, Punto singled to left.
Luis O. Rodriguez:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Punto picked off at second, pitcher to first to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 8th
Juan Rincon pitching:
Brandon Inge:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Inge flied out to center
Justin Morneau at first.
Vance Wilson:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Wilson grounded out to shortstop
Carlos Pena hit for Omar Infante.
Carlos Pena:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Pena struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Mike Maroth pitching:
Luis O. Rodriguez:John McDonald at shortstop, Ball, Rodriguez flied out to center.
Lew Ford:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ford walked.
Chris Spurling relieved Mike Maroth.
Matt LeCroy:Ball, Foul, LeCroy singled to center, Ford to third, LeCroy to second advancing on throw
Jason Tyner ran for Matt LeCroy.
Jacque Jones:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Jones intentionally walked.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike swinging, Cuddyer popped out to second.
Jamie Walker relieved Chris Spurling.
Justin Morneau:Morneau homered to right, Ford, Tyner and Jones scored.
Chris J. Heintz:Ball, Foul, Foul, Heintz struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 9th
Jesse Crain pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Strike looking, Granderson doubled to deep right.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Strike looking, Polanco grounded out to third.
Chris Shelton:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Shelton singled to shallow center, Granderson to third.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ordonez hit sacrifice fly to left, Granderson scored.
Craig Monroe:Ball, Strike looking, Shelton to second on fielder's indifference, Ball, Strike swinging, Monroe grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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