MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Texas

Twins 1st
John Koronka pitching:
Luis Castillo:Strike looking, Castillo grounded out to second.
Nick Punto:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Punto flied out to center.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike looking, Mauer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Johan Santana pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Matthews struck out swinging.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Kinsler struck out swinging.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
John Koronka pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer singled to left center.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau singled to right, Cuddyer to second.
Torii Hunter:Hunter popped out to second.
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Redmond lined out to left.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ford singled to left, Cuddyer scored, Morneau to second.
Jason Bartlett:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Bartlett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Johan Santana pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Teixeira struck out swinging.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, DeRosa flied out to left.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Blalock struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
John Koronka pitching:
Luis Castillo:Strike looking, Ball, Castillo singled to center.
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Punto doubled to center, Castillo to third.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Mauer grounded out to shortstop, Castillo scored, Punto to third.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded out to first.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Morneau struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Johan Santana pitching:
Kevin Mench:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mench singled to center.
Jason Botts:Ball, Ball, Botts reached on fielder's choice to second, Mench out at second.
Rod Barajas:Foul, Strike looking, Barajas grounded out to first, Botts to second.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Matthews flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
John Koronka pitching:
Torii Hunter:Strike looking, Ball, Hunter grounded out to third.
Mike Redmond:Ball, Redmond flied out to center.
Lew Ford:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ford singled to center.
Jason Bartlett:Foul, Bartlett hit by pitch, Ford to second.
Luis Castillo:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Castillo walked, Ford to third, Bartlett to second.
Nick Punto:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Punto struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Johan Santana pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Ball, Kinsler fouled out to first.
Michael Young:Young singled to right.
Mark Teixeira:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Teixeira struck out swinging.
Mark DeRosa:Foul, DeRosa singled to center, Young to second.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Blalock singled to right, Young scored, DeRosa to second.
Kevin Mench:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Mench popped out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
John Koronka pitching:
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mauer grounded out to shortstop.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer walked.
Justin Morneau:Foul, Foul, Ball, Morneau struck out swinging.
Torii Hunter:Ball, Strike swinging, Hunter grounded into fielder's choice to second, Cuddyer out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Johan Santana pitching:
Jason Botts:Foul, Foul, Botts grounded out to second.
Rod Barajas:Barajas grounded out to second.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Matthews popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Rick Bauer pitching:
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Redmond struck out swinging.
Lew Ford:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ford grounded out to second.
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Bartlett struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Johan Santana pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Kinsler singled to left center.
Michael Young:Young popped out to second.
Mark Teixeira:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Teixeira homered to left, Kinsler scored.
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, DeRosa grounded out to pitcher.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Blalock grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Luis Castillo:Ball, Castillo singled to center.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Punto struck out looking.
Joe Mauer:Foul, Foul, Mauer grounded into double play second to first, Castillo out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Johan Santana pitching:
Kevin Mench:Ball, Foul, Foul, Mench grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Botts:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Botts struck out swinging.
Rod Barajas:Ball, Ball, Ball, Barajas walked.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Matthews homered to right, Barajas scored.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Kinsler lined out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Francisco Cordero pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Justin Morneau:Foul, Morneau flied out to center.
Torii Hunter:Strike looking, Hunter reached on an infield single.
Mike Redmond:Foul, Strike swinging, Redmond struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Jesse Crain pitching:
Michael Young:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Young lined out to left.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Teixeira fouled out to catcher.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeRosa struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Luis O. Rodriguez hit for Lew Ford
Akinori Otsuka pitching:
Luis O. Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez flied out to right
Jason Kubel hit for Jason Bartlett.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Jerry Hairston at second, Kubel flied out to left.
Luis Castillo:Strike looking, Castillo singled to left
Ruben Sierra hit for Nick Punto.
Ruben Sierra:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Sierra struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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