MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Oakland

Cardinals 1st
Dan Haren pitching:
Aaron Miles:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Miles grounded out to first.
So Taguchi:Taguchi singled to left.
Albert Pujols:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Pujols singled to shallow center, Taguchi to second.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Strike looking, Edmonds struck out swinging.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Strike looking, Rolen flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Braden Looper pitching:
Travis Buck:Strike looking, Ball, Buck lined out to shortstop.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Foul, Ball, Kotsay flied out to left.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Swisher struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Dan Haren pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Strike looking, Encarnacion reached on an infield single.
Chris Duncan:Ball, Duncan doubled to deep right, Encarnacion scored.
Gary Bennett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Bennett struck out swinging.
Adam Kennedy:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Kennedy struck out swinging.
Aaron Miles:Ball, Foul, Foul, Miles singled to center, Duncan scored.
So Taguchi:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Taguchi lined out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Braden Looper pitching:
Eric Chavez:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Chavez flied out to left.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Crosby grounded out to second.
Dan Johnson:Johnson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Dan Haren pitching:
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Pujols flied out to left.
Jim Edmonds:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Edmonds walked.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Edmonds to second on wild pitch, Edmonds to third on Kendall's throwing error, Ball, Ball, Rolen hit sacrifice fly to left, Edmonds scored.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Encarnacion struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Athletics 3rd
Braden Looper pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ellis walked.
Jack Cust:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Cust doubled to left, Ellis to third.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kendall doubled to left, Ellis and Cust scored.
Travis Buck:Foul, Ball, Buck singled to left center, Kendall to third.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Kotsay singled to left center, Kendall scored, Buck to third.
Nick Swisher:Swisher doubled to right, Buck scored, Kotsay to third.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Chavez walked.
Bobby Crosby:Crosby singled to left, Kotsay and Swisher scored, Chavez to second.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Johnson grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Chavez to third, Crosby out at second.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ellis fouled out to left.
End of Inning (6 Runs, 6 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Dan Haren pitching:
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Duncan walked.
Gary Bennett:Bennett lined out to left.
Adam Kennedy:Strike looking, Ball, Kennedy reached on fielder's choice to second, Duncan out at second.
Aaron Miles:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Miles grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Braden Looper pitching:
Jack Cust:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Cust singled softly to shallow center.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Kendall popped out to shortstop.
Travis Buck:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Buck safe at first on right fielder Encarnacion's fielding error, Cust scored, Buck to third.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay popped out to shortstop.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike looking, Swisher flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Cardinals 5th
Dan Haren pitching:
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Taguchi walked.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pujols struck out looking.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Edmonds grounded into double play first to shortstop, Taguchi out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Braden Looper pitching:
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Chavez homered to left center.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Ball, Crosby grounded out to third.
Andy Cavazos relieved Braden Looper.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Johnson flied out to center.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ellis flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Dan Haren pitching:
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Rolen singled to right.
Juan Encarnacion:Foul, Ball, Encarnacion grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Rolen out at second.
Chris Duncan:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Duncan struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Andy Cavazos pitching:
Jack Cust:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Cust walked.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Kendall grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Cust out at second.
Travis Buck:Ball, Buck reached on an infield single.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Kotsay grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Dan Haren pitching:
Gary Bennett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Bennett struck out swinging.
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Kennedy grounded out to second.
Aaron Miles:Foul, Ball, Foul, Miles struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Andy Cavazos pitching:
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Swisher walked.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Chavez walked, Swisher to second.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Crosby lined out to center.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike swinging, Johnson homered to right, Swisher and Chavez scored.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Ellis singled to shallow left center.
Kelvin Jimenez relieved Andy Cavazos.
Jack Cust:Cust singled hard to right, Ellis to second.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Kendall grounded bunt out to center.
Travis Buck:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Buck walked, Ellis to third, Cust to second.
Mark Kotsay:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Kotsay singled to right, Ellis and Cust scored, Buck to third.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Swisher singled to left, Buck scored, Kotsay to second
Marco Scutaro hit for Eric Chavez.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Scutaro flied out to center.
End of Inning (6 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Ruddy Lugo pitching:
So Taguchi:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Taguchi flied out to right.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Pujols struck out swinging.
Jim Edmonds:Foul, Strike looking, Edmonds grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Scott Spiezio pitching:
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Crosby grounded out to second.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Johnson walked.
Mark Ellis:Ellis fouled out to left.
Jack Cust:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Cust flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Ryan Ludwick hit for Scott Rolen
Erasmo Ramirez pitching:
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ludwick popped out to second.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion flied out to right.
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Duncan walked.
Gary Bennett:Ball, Bennett singled softly to center, Duncan to second.
Adam Kennedy:Foul, Kennedy grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)