MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Texas

Athletics 1st
John Koronka pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Foul, Kendall flied out to center.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Swisher flied out to left.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Joe Blanton pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Matthews grounded out to shortstop.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Young grounded out to third.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Teixeira doubled to center.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Blalock walked.
Phil Nevin:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Nevin flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
John Koronka pitching:
Eric Chavez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Chavez homered to right.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Thomas doubled to left.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Foul, Crosby grounded out to shortstop.
Bobby Kielty:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Kielty struck out swinging.
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Payton flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Joe Blanton pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson walked.
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Strike looking, DeRosa flied out to center.
Rod Barajas:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Ball, Barajas struck out swinging.
Ian Kinsler:Kinsler hit by pitch, Wilkerson to second.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Matthews reached on an infield single, Wilkerson to third, Kinsler to second.
Michael Young:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Young grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
John Koronka pitching:
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Ellis grounded out to second.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Kendall walked.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Swisher reached on an infield single, Kendall to second.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Kotsay grounded out to first, Kendall to third, Swisher to second.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Chavez walked.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Thomas walked, Kendall scored, Swisher to third, Chavez to second.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Crosby grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Thomas out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Joe Blanton pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Teixeira singled to right.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Blalock popped out to second.
Phil Nevin:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Nevin struck out swinging.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Ball, Wilkerson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
John Koronka pitching:
Bobby Kielty:Ball, Kielty flied out to center.
Jay Payton:Payton flied out to left.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ellis singled to center.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Kendall grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Ellis out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, DeRosa walked.
Rod Barajas:Strike looking, Foul, Barajas doubled to left, DeRosa to third.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kinsler hit sacrifice fly to center, DeRosa scored.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Ball, Ball, Matthews walked.
Michael Young:Young reached on fielder's choice to second, Barajas to third, Matthews out at second.
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
John Koronka pitching:
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike looking, Swisher singled to left center.
Mark Kotsay:Foul, Ball, Kotsay flied out to left.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Chavez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Swisher out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Hank Blalock:Ball, Foul, Blalock flied out to center.
Phil Nevin:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Nevin struck out swinging.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson walked.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, DeRosa doubled to center, Wilkerson scored, DeRosa to third on center fielder Kotsay's fielding error.
Rod Barajas:Foul, Ball, Foul, Barajas struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Athletics 6th
John Koronka pitching:
Frank Thomas:Ball, Ball, Thomas grounded out to shortstop.
Bobby Crosby:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Crosby flied out to deep right.
Bobby Kielty:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kielty grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Randy Keisler pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike swinging, Kinsler popped out to shortstop.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Matthews homered to left center.
Michael Young:Young flied out to left.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Teixeira grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
John Koronka pitching:
Jay Payton:Payton flied out to deep right.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ellis grounded out to second.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Kendall grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Randy Keisler pitching:
Hank Blalock:Blalock doubled to left.
Chad Gaudin relieved Randy Keisler.
Phil Nevin:Strike looking, Foul, Nevin grounded out to third.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Wilkerson struck out swinging.
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Strike swinging, DeRosa struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Francisco Cordero pitching:
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Swisher walked.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Foul, Kotsay singled to left center, Swisher to third.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike swinging, Chavez hit sacrifice fly to center, Swisher scored.
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Thomas flied out to right.
Bobby Crosby:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Crosby struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Chad Gaudin pitching:
Rod Barajas:Strike looking, Foul, Barajas struck out swinging.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Kinsler struck out swinging.
Gary Matthews Jr.:

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