MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Oakland

Rangers 1st
Barry Zito pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Matthews walked.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Young grounded out to second, Matthews to second.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Teixeira walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Lee flied out to center.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Ball, Ball, DeRosa walked, Matthews to third, Teixeira to second.
Eric O. Young:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Young doubled to center, Matthews and Teixeira scored, DeRosa to third.
Gerald Laird:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Laird struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Kendall lined out to center.
Mark Kotsay:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kotsay singled to left.
Milton Bradley:Bradley grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Kotsay out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Barry Zito pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kinsler popped out to shortstop.
Nelson R. Cruz:Foul, Foul, Ball, Cruz in the park home run to left center.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Matthews grounded out to second.
Michael Young:Young grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Frank Thomas:Ball, Thomas flied out to center.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Chavez popped out to shortstop.
Jay Payton:Ball, Strike looking, Payton singled to left.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Johnson fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Barry Zito pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Teixeira struck out looking.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee popped out to shortstop.
Mark DeRosa:Foul, Ball, DeRosa grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ellis fouled out to catcher.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Ball, Scutaro flied out to right.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Kendall singled to right.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Kotsay singled to right, Kendall to second.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Bradley reached on an infield single, Kendall to third, Kotsay to second.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Strike swinging, Thomas flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Barry Zito pitching:
Eric O. Young:Ball, Foul, Bunt foul, Young flied out to right.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Laird doubled to center.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Kinsler fouled out to catcher.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Cruz singled to left, Laird scored.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Matthews popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Chavez flied out to left.
Jay Payton:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Payton grounded out to second.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Johnson singled to left center.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ellis grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Barry Zito pitching:
Michael Young:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Young walked.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Teixeira grounded into double play second to first, Young out at second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lee walked.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, DeRosa flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Scutaro walked.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Kendall struck out swinging.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Kotsay flied out to left.
Milton Bradley:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bradley singled to left, Scutaro to second.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Thomas flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Barry Zito pitching:
Eric O. Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Young tripled to deep left center.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Ball, Laird fouled out to third.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Kinsler walked.
Nelson R. Cruz:Ball, Ball, Cruz homered to right, Young and Kinsler scored.
Kiko Calero relieved Barry Zito.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Matthews walked.
Michael Young:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Young struck out swinging.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Foul, Ball, Teixeira singled to right, Matthews to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Lee fouled out to first.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Eric Chavez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Chavez grounded out to third.
Jay Payton:Ball, Payton flied out to left.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Johnson doubled to deep left center.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ellis grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Ron J. Flores pitching:
Mark DeRosa:DeRosa flied out to right.
Eric O. Young:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Young struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Laird grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Scutaro singled to right.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Foul, Kendall singled to center, Scutaro to second.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Kotsay grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Scutaro to third, Kendall out at second.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul on catcher Laird's dropped ball error, Ball, Bradley walked.
Joaquin Benoit relieved Robinson Tejeda.
Frank Thomas:Ball, Ball, Thomas singled to center, Scutaro scored, Bradley to second.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Chavez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 8th
Jay Witasick pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Kinsler homered to left center.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Foul, Cruz struck out looking.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Ball, Matthews lined out to shortstop.
Michael Young:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Jerry Hairston in right
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Jay Payton:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Payton lined out to right.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Johnson walked.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ellis struck out looking.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Scutaro struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Hiram Bocachica in center
Jay Witasick pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Teixeira popped out to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Lee flied out to right.
Mark DeRosa:Strike swinging, DeRosa singled to left.
Eric O. Young:Young grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, DeRosa out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 9th
Wes Littleton pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Kendall grounded out to second
Adam Melhuse hit for Hiram Bocachica.
Adam Melhuse:Melhuse lined out to left.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bradley walked.
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Thomas struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)