MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Texas

Athletics 1st
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Kendall grounded out to second.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Ball, Kotsay walked.
Milton Bradley:Bradley grounded out to first, Kotsay to second.
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Thomas popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Barry Zito pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Matthews grounded out to third.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Young grounded out to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Lee fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Chavez reached on an infield single.
Jay Payton:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Payton grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Chavez out at second.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Strike looking, Swisher singled to right.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Scutaro struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Barry Zito pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Teixeira flied out to center.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa walked.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kinsler flied out to right.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa stole second, Blalock popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ellis doubled to right.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Kendall singled to right, Ellis to third.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Ellis scored, Kendall out at second.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bradley grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Kotsay out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Barry Zito pitching:
Rod Barajas:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Barajas flied out to center.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Hairston flied out to left.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Matthews struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Frank Thomas:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Thomas flied out to left.
Eric Chavez:Strike swinging, Ball, Chavez singled to right.
Jay Payton:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Payton singled to center, Chavez to second.
Nick Swisher:Foul, Strike looking, Swisher struck out looking.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Ball, Ball, Scutaro walked, Chavez to third, Payton to second.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ellis walked, Chavez scored, Payton to third, Scutaro to second.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Kendall singled to left, Payton scored, Scutaro to third, Ellis to second.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Kotsay popped out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Barry Zito pitching:
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Young flied out to right.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Lee popped out to first.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Teixeira grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Milton Bradley:Josh Rupe relieved Edinson Volquez, Ball, Bradley grounded out to second.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Ball, Ball, Thomas walked.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Chavez grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Thomas out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Barry Zito pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeRosa popped out to second.
Ian Kinsler:Kinsler grounded out to third.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Blalock popped out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Josh Rupe pitching:
Jay Payton:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Payton singled to left.
Nick Swisher:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Swisher struck out swinging.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Strike looking, Scutaro struck out looking.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ellis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Barry Zito pitching:
Rod Barajas:Ball, Foul, Ball, Barajas popped out to first.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Hairston struck out looking.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Matthews grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Josh Rupe pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Kendall popped out to first.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Kotsay singled to left.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bradley walked, Kotsay to second.
Frank Thomas:Thomas fouled out to first.
Eric Chavez:Ron Mahay relieved Josh Rupe, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Chavez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Barry Zito pitching:
Michael Young:Strike looking, Strike looking, Young grounded out to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Lee grounded out to second.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Teixeira grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Rick Bauer pitching:
Jay Payton:Foul, Payton grounded out to shortstop.
Nick Swisher:Strike swinging, Ball, Swisher flied out to left.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Scutaro grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Barry Zito pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa singled to center.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Ball, Kinsler popped out to second.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Strike looking, Blalock flied out to left.
Rod Barajas:Ball, Barajas popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Rick Bauer pitching:
Mark Ellis:Foul, Ball, Ellis singled to right.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Kendall reached on fielder's choice to third, Ellis out at second.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Kotsay singled to center, Kendall to second.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Bradley doubled to center, Kendall and Kotsay scored.
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Thomas safe at first on shortstop Young's throwing error, Bradley scored.
Eric Chavez:Antonio Perez ran for Frank Thomas, C.J. Wilson relieved Rick Bauer, Ball, Strike looking, Chavez hit by pitch, Perez to second.
Jay Payton:Strike swinging, Foul, Payton reached on an infield single, Perez to third, Chavez to second.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Swisher doubled to left, Perez, Chavez and Payton scored.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Scutaro struck out looking.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ellis popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (6 Runs, 5 Hits, 1 Error)
Rangers 9th
Barry Zito pitching:
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Hairston flied out to left.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Matthews walked.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Young reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Matthews to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Lee tripled to right, Matthews and Young scored.
Mark Teixeira:Chad Gaudin relieved Barry Zito, Foul, Strike looking, Teixeira grounded out to first, Lee scored.
Mark DeRosa:Strike swinging, DeRosa reached on an infield single.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Kinsler reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, DeRosa out at second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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