MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Texas

Athletics 1st
Kameron Loe pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay flied out to center.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Swisher grounded out to second.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Chavez doubled to right.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Thomas lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Rich Harden pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Matthews grounded out to first.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Young walked.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Teixeira struck out swinging, Young caught stealing, catcher to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Kameron Loe pitching:
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Payton grounded out to second.
Bobby Crosby:Foul, Foul, Crosby singled to right.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Crosby to second on wild pitch, Ball, Strike looking, Johnson flied out to right.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kendall flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Rich Harden pitching:
Phil Nevin:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Nevin struck out swinging.
Hank Blalock:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Blalock struck out looking.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Mench singled to left center.
Adrian Brown:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Brown struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Kameron Loe pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Ball, Ellis walked.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Kotsay grounded out to second, Ellis to second.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Swisher flied out to center, Ellis to third.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Chavez popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Rich Harden pitching:
Gerald Laird:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Laird struck out looking.
Drew Meyer:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Meyer struck out swinging.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike swinging, Ball, Matthews grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Kameron Loe pitching:
Frank Thomas:Thomas homered to center.
Jay Payton:Foul, Payton grounded out to third.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Ball, Ball, Crosby walked.
Dan Johnson:Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Johnson popped out to shortstop.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kendall flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Rich Harden pitching:
Michael Young:Young singled to left.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Foul, Teixeira walked, Young to second.
Phil Nevin:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Nevin grounded out to pitcher, Young to third, Teixeira to second.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Blalock walked.
Kiko Calero relieved Rich Harden.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Mench homered to left center, Young, Teixeira and Blalock scored.
Adrian Brown:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Brown walked.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Laird struck out swinging.
Drew Meyer:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Meyer struck out looking.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Kameron Loe pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ellis flied out to right.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Kotsay grounded out to second.
Nick Swisher:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Swisher struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Brad Halsey pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Matthews singled to left center.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Young struck out swinging.
Mark Teixeira:Pickoff attempt, Ball (pitchout), Matthews caught stealing, pitcher to first to shortstop, Teixeira popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Kameron Loe pitching:
Eric Chavez:Ball, Chavez flied out to center.
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Ball, Thomas singled to left center.
Jay Payton:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Payton reached on fielder's choice to third, Thomas out at second.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Crosby homered to left center, Payton scored.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson doubled to deep right.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Kendall walked.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ellis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Brad Halsey pitching:
Phil Nevin:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Nevin struck out looking.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Foul, Foul, Blalock flied out to center.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Mench flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Kotsay struck out looking.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Swisher singled to right.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Swisher caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Chavez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Brad Halsey pitching:
Adrian Brown:Strike looking, Ball, Brown grounded out to shortstop.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Foul, Laird singled to center.
Drew Meyer:Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Laird caught stealing, pitcher to first to shortstop, Meyer singled to center.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Matthews grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Thomas singled to left
Antonio Perez ran for Frank Thomas.
Jay Payton:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Payton struck out swinging.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Foul, Crosby grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Perez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Justin Duchscherer pitching:
Michael Young:Ball, Young flied out to left.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Teixeira lined out to second.
Phil Nevin:Ball, Ball, Nevin grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Francisco Cordero pitching:
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Johnson homered to center.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Kendall flied out to center.
Mark Ellis:Strike swinging, Foul, Ellis struck out looking.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Kotsay grounded out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 9th
Justin Duchscherer pitching:
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Blalock singled to left center.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Mench popped out to right.
Adrian Brown:Ball, Strike looking, Brown flied out to center.
Gerald Laird:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Foul, Laird struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 10th
C.J. Wilson pitching:
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Swisher walked.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Chavez singled to left, Swisher to second.
Antonio Perez:Ball, Bunt foul, Perez sacrificed to pitcher, Swisher to third, Chavez to second.
Jay Payton:Payton singled to center, Swisher and Chavez scored.
Bobby Crosby:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Payton caught stealing, pitcher to first to shortstop, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Crosby struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 10th
D'Angelo Jimenez hit for Drew Meyer
Joe Kennedy pitching:
D'Angelo Jimenez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Jimenez flied out to left.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Matthews singled to shallow left center.
Michael Young:Young singled to right, Matthews to second.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Teixeira struck out swinging.
Phil Nevin:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Nevin walked, Matthews to third, Young to second
Adam Hyzdu ran for Phil Nevin.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Blalock flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)