MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. Oakland

White Sox 1st
Joe Blanton pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Strike looking, Podsednik struck out swinging.
Ross Gload:Gload singled to center.
Jermaine Dye:Strike looking, Gload stole second, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Dye walked.
Jim Thome:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Thome walked, Gload to third, Dye to second.
Joe Crede:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Crede flied into double play center, Gload out at home.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Kendall grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay lined out to third.
Milton Bradley:Strike swinging, Bradley flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

White Sox 2nd
Joe Blanton pitching:
A.J. Pierzynski:Pierzynski homered to right.
Brian N. Anderson:Anderson flied out to right.
Alex Cintron:Ball, Cintron singled to center.
Juan Uribe:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Cintron stole second, Cintron to third on Kendall's throwing error, Ball, Ball, Uribe struck out swinging.
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Podsednik singled to left center, Cintron scored.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Podsednik stole second, Gload flied out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Athletics 2nd
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Strike looking, Thomas struck out looking.
Eric Chavez:Chavez flied out to center.
Jay Payton:Ball, Payton grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

White Sox 3rd
Joe Blanton pitching:
Jermaine Dye:Dye flied out to center.
Jim Thome:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Thome struck out swinging.
Joe Crede:Strike looking, Strike looking, Crede struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Swisher singled to right.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Scutaro flied out to center.
Mark Ellis:Foul, Ellis grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Swisher out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

White Sox 4th
Joe Blanton pitching:
A.J. Pierzynski:Pierzynski grounded out to pitcher.
Brian N. Anderson:Strike swinging, Anderson doubled to left.
Alex Cintron:Cintron grounded out to second, Anderson to third.
Juan Uribe:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Uribe flied out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Jason Kendall:Kendall singled to shallow left center.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Kotsay doubled to deep right, Kendall to third.
Milton Bradley:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bradley struck out looking.
Frank Thomas:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Thomas homered to left, Kendall and Kotsay scored.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Chavez doubled to left center.
Jay Payton:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Payton grounded out to third.
Nick Swisher:Ball (pitchout), Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Swisher intentionally walked.
Marco Scutaro:Scutaro flied out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

White Sox 5th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Podsednik singled to center.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Podsednik caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Ball, Foul, Gload singled to right.
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Strike looking, Dye singled to shallow center, Gload to second.
Jim Thome:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Thome walked, Gload to third, Dye to second.
Joe Crede:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Crede struck out swinging.
A.J. Pierzynski:Pierzynski flied out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ellis flied out to center.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Kendall singled to left center.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kotsay walked, Kendall to second.
Milton Bradley:Strike looking, Strike looking, Bradley singled to left, Kendall scored, Kotsay to third.
Frank Thomas:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Thomas flied out to second.
Eric Chavez:Chavez flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

White Sox 6th
Brad Halsey pitching:
Brian N. Anderson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Anderson struck out looking.
Alex Cintron:Foul, Foul, Ball, Cintron grounded out to pitcher.
Juan Uribe:Foul, Uribe fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Jay Payton:Payton doubled to left.
Nick Swisher:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Payton to third on wild pitch, Swisher struck out looking.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Scutaro walked.
Mark Ellis:Ellis hit sacrifice fly to right, Payton scored.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Scutaro stole second, Ball, Ball, Ball, Kendall walked.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Kotsay flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

White Sox 7th
Brad Halsey pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Ball, Ball, Podsednik walked.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Strike looking, Gload singled to left center, Podsednik to third.
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Ball, Podsednik scored, Gload to second on wild pitch, Strike looking, Strike looking, Dye singled to center, Gload to third.
Jim Thome:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Thome reached on fielder's choice to second, Gload scored, Dye out at second.
Joe Crede:Chad Gaudin relieved Brad Halsey, Ball, Ball, Crede grounded into double play shortstop to first, Thome out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
David Riske pitching:
Milton Bradley:David Riske relieved Jose A. Contreras, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bradley flied out to right.
Frank Thomas:Thomas flied out to second.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Chavez flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

White Sox 8th
Joe Kennedy pitching:
A.J. Pierzynski:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Pierzynski struck out swinging.
Brian N. Anderson:Anderson flied out to first.
Alex Cintron:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Cintron struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
David Riske pitching:
Jay Payton:Payton grounded out to third.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Swisher struck out looking.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Scutaro grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

White Sox 9th
Justin Duchscherer pitching:
Juan Uribe:Rob Mackowiak hit for Juan Uribe.
Rob Mackowiak:Mackowiak flied out to right.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Podsednik struck out swinging.
Ross Gload:Ball, Gload flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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