MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Oakland

Rangers 1st
Rich Harden pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Matthews popped out to shortstop.
Michael Young:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Young struck out looking.
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kotsay walked.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Strike looking, Swisher struck out swinging.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Foul, Kotsay picked off at first, pitcher to first, Ball, Ball, Crosby safe at first on 3rd baseman Blalock's throwing error, Crosby to second.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Foul, Chavez popped out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 2nd
Rich Harden pitching:
Phil Nevin:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Nevin walked.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Blalock singled to deep right, Nevin to third.
D'Angelo Jimenez:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Jimenez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Nevin scored, Blalock out at second.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson walked.
Gerald Laird:Strike swinging, Wilkerson caught stealing, catcher to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Frank Thomas:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Thomas popped out to first.
Milton Bradley:Strike looking, Bradley singled to right.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Scutaro flied out to right.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Kendall singled to right, Bradley to second.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Rich Harden pitching:
Gerald Laird:Foul, Laird grounded out to third.
Laynce Nix:Foul, Foul, Nix struck out looking.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Matthews walked.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Young flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Foul, Ball, Kotsay grounded out to shortstop.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Swisher flied out to center.
Bobby Crosby:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Crosby struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Rich Harden pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Teixeira doubled to deep right.
Phil Nevin:Nevin grounded into fielder's choice to second, Teixeira out at third.
Hank Blalock:Blalock grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, Nevin out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Eric Chavez:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Chavez flied out to left.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Strike looking, Thomas grounded out to second.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bradley singled to center.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Foul, Scutaro struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Rich Harden pitching:
D'Angelo Jimenez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Jimenez struck out swinging.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Wilkerson struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Laird flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Foul, Kendall flied out to right.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Johnson grounded out to first.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay singled to right.
Nick Swisher:Strike swinging, Swisher homered to right, Kotsay scored.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Crosby grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Rich Harden pitching:
Laynce Nix:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Nix struck out swinging.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Matthews struck out swinging.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Young walked.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Teixeira walked, Young to second.
Phil Nevin:Ball, Strike looking, Nevin homered to center, Young and Teixeira scored.
Hank Blalock:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Blalock popped out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Eric Chavez:Chavez homered to right.
Frank Thomas:Thomas homered to left center.
Milton Bradley:Bradley homered to right.
Marco Scutaro:Joaquin Benoit relieved Vicente Padilla, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Scutaro grounded out to second.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kendall flied out to right.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Johnson flied out to center.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Rich Harden pitching:
D'Angelo Jimenez:Ball, Foul, Jimenez flied out to center.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Wilkerson struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Strike looking, Laird struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Kotsay grounded out to second.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Swisher struck out swinging.
Bobby Crosby:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Crosby grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Justin Duchscherer pitching:
Laynce Nix:Strike looking, Foul, Nix struck out swinging.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Matthews singled to center.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Young singled to left, Matthews to second.
Mark Teixeira:Joe Kennedy relieved Justin Duchscherer, Strike looking, Foul, Teixeira grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Young out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Chavez flied out to center.
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Thomas popped out to second.
Milton Bradley:C.J. Wilson relieved Joaquin Benoit, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bradley grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Huston Street pitching:
Phil Nevin:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Nevin flied out to right.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Blalock struck out swinging.
D'Angelo Jimenez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Jimenez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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