MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Chicago

Athletics 1st
Javier Vazquez pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ellis popped out to first.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Swisher walked.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay fouled out to catcher.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Chavez fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 1st
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Ball, Ball, Podsednik walked.
Alex Cintron:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Cintron grounded out to second, Podsednik to second.
Jim Thome:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Podsednik stole third, Podsednik scored on Kendall's throwing error, Ball, Foul, Thome walked.
Paul Konerko:Strike looking, Konerko homered to left center, Thome scored.
Jermaine Dye:Foul, Ball, Dye homered to left center.
A.J. Pierzynski:Ball, Pierzynski singled to center.
Joe Crede:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Crede singled to right, Pierzynski to second.
Rob Mackowiak:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Mackowiak struck out swinging.
Juan Uribe:Uribe flied out to left.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)

Athletics 2nd
Javier Vazquez pitching:
Frank Thomas:Ball, Strike looking, Thomas hit by pitch.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Crosby struck out swinging.
Jay Payton:Payton fouled out to first.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Foul, Kendall singled to right, Thomas to second.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Johnson grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
White Sox 2nd
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Podsednik struck out looking.
Alex Cintron:Ball, Foul, Ball, Cintron grounded out to second.
Jim Thome:Ball, Ball, Thome homered to left center.
Paul Konerko:Ball, Foul, Konerko flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Javier Vazquez pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Ellis reached on an infield single.
Nick Swisher:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Swisher singled to right, Ellis to third.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Foul, Kotsay grounded out to catcher, Swisher to second.
Eric Chavez:Chavez homered to right, Ellis and Swisher scored.
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Thomas fouled out to first.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Ball, Ball, Crosby walked.
Jay Payton:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Payton walked, Crosby to second, Crosby to third on wild pitch.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Kendall hit by pitch, Payton to second.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Johnson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 3rd
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Ball, Ball, Dye walked.
A.J. Pierzynski:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Pierzynski struck out swinging.
Joe Crede:Ball, Dye stole second, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Crede grounded out to third.
Rob Mackowiak:Ball, Mackowiak flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Javier Vazquez pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ellis singled to right.
Nick Swisher:Foul, Ball, Foul, Swisher reached on fielder's choice to second, Ellis out at second.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Kotsay grounded into double play first to shortstop, Swisher out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
White Sox 4th
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Juan Uribe:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Uribe doubled to left.
Scott Podsednik:Bunt foul, Ball, Podsednik sacrificed to pitcher, Uribe to third.
Alex Cintron:Ball, Foul, Cintron singled to shallow left center, Uribe scored.
Jim Thome:Ball, Strike looking, Thome grounded out to second, Cintron to second.
Paul Konerko:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Konerko intentionally walked.
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Ball, Ball, Dye walked, Cintron to third, Konerko to second.
A.J. Pierzynski:Pierzynski flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Javier Vazquez pitching:
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Chavez lined out to left.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Thomas walked.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Crosby struck out swinging.
Jay Payton:Ball, Payton lined out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 5th
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Joe Crede:Ball, Ball, Crede popped out to second.
Rob Mackowiak:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Mackowiak singled to shallow center.
Juan Uribe:Santiago Casilla relieved Kirk Saarloos, Uribe grounded into double play third to second to first, Mackowiak out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Javier Vazquez pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kendall singled to right.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Johnson grounded out to second, Kendall to second.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ellis grounded out to second, Kendall to third.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Swisher struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
White Sox 6th
Santiago Casilla pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Podsednik walked.
Alex Cintron:Ball, Podsednik stole second, Cintron reached on fielder's choice to catcher, Podsednik out at third.
Jim Thome:Ball, Ball, Foul, Thome doubled to deep right, Cintron scored.
Paul Konerko:Ball, Ball, Ball, Konerko walked.
Jermaine Dye:Dye popped out to shortstop.
Randy Keisler relieved Santiago Casilla.
A.J. Pierzynski:Ball, Pierzynski singled to right, Thome scored, Konerko to third.
Joe Crede:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Crede reached on an infield single, Konerko scored, Pierzynski to second.
Rob Mackowiak:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mackowiak flied out to left.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Neal Cotts pitching:
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kotsay flied out to left.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Chavez grounded out to pitcher.
Frank Thomas:Jeff Nelson relieved Neal Cotts, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Thomas walked.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Ball, Crosby flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 7th
Ron J. Flores pitching:
Juan Uribe:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Uribe lined out to third.
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Podsednik walked.
Alex Cintron:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Cintron grounded into double play third to second to first, Podsednik out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Payton singled softly to shallow center.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Kendall popped out to shortstop.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Johnson grounded out to first, Payton to second.
Mark Ellis:Ellis fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
White Sox 8th
Steve Karsay pitching:
Jim Thome:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Thome reached on an infield single.
Paul Konerko:Konerko lined out to third.
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pablo Ozuna ran for Jim Thome, Ball, Foul, Ball, Dye walked, Ozuna to second.
A.J. Pierzynski:Pierzynski grounded out to first, Ozuna to third, Dye to second.
Joe Crede:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Crede struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Swisher singled to center.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay flied out to center.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Chavez popped out to shortstop.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Thomas walked, Swisher to second
Antonio Perez ran for Frank Thomas.
Bobby Crosby:Crosby grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Perez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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