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MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Texas

Twins 1st
John Rheinecker pitching:
Luis Castillo:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Castillo grounded out to third.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Punto singled to center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Mauer grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Punto out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Matthews lined out to third.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Strike looking, Strike looking, Hairston struck out swinging.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Young singled to center.
Mark Teixeira:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Teixeira struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
John Rheinecker pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Cuddyer struck out looking.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Ball, Morneau grounded out to shortstop.
Torii Hunter:Ball, Hunter grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa grounded out to third.
Hank Blalock:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Blalock struck out swinging.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kinsler flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
John Rheinecker pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Stewart grounded out to shortstop.
Lew Ford:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ford grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bartlett grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Kevin Mench:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Mench walked.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Laird struck out swinging.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Ball, Matthews grounded into double play third to second to first, Mench out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
John Rheinecker pitching:
Luis Castillo:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Castillo doubled to deep left center.
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Castillo stole third, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Punto grounded out to first.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Mauer flied into double play left to catcher, Castillo out at home.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Hairston flied out to center.
Michael Young:Young grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Strike looking, Teixeira struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
John Rheinecker pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer singled to shallow center.
Justin Morneau:Foul, Morneau grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, Cuddyer out at second.
Torii Hunter:Hunter homered to left center.
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Stewart singled to left center.
Lew Ford:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ford singled to left center, Stewart to second.
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Strike looking, Bartlett doubled to deep left, Stewart and Ford scored.
Luis Castillo:Castillo grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Mark DeRosa:DeRosa doubled to deep left.
Hank Blalock:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Blalock struck out swinging.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Kinsler grounded out to third.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Mench struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
John Rheinecker pitching:
Nick Punto:Punto singled to right.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Mauer flied out to deep left.
Michael Cuddyer:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Punto caught stealing, catcher to second, Foul, Cuddyer singled to left center.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Morneau flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Ball, Laird walked.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Matthews walked, Laird to second.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Hairston grounded into double play shortstop to first, Laird to third, Matthews out at second.
Michael Young:Young grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Torii Hunter:Strike looking, Hunter doubled to deep right.
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Stewart flied out to center.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ford grounded out to third.
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bartlett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Teixeira struck out swinging.
Mark DeRosa:DeRosa singled to shallow center.
Hank Blalock:Blalock singled to right, DeRosa to second.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Kinsler reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, DeRosa to third, Blalock out at second.
Kevin Mench:Ball, Mench grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Wes Littleton pitching:
Luis Castillo:Ball, Castillo grounded out to second.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Punto singled to center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Punto caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Mauer flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Juan Rincon pitching:
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Laird flied out to right.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Matthews popped out to shortstop.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Foul, Ball, Hairston singled to right.
Michael Young:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Young grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Hairston out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Scott Feldman pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Justin Morneau:Strike swinging, Foul, Morneau singled to right.
Torii Hunter:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Hunter grounded out to shortstop, Morneau to second.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Stewart singled to left center, Morneau scored.
Lew Ford:Pickoff attempt, Ford singled to left, Stewart to second.
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bartlett grounded into fielder's choice to third, Stewart to third, Ford out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 9th
Joe Nathan pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Teixeira doubled to center.
Mark DeRosa:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeRosa struck out swinging.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Blalock struck out swinging.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kinsler flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)