MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Minnesota

Athletics 1st
Carlos Silva pitching:
Travis Buck:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Buck struck out looking.
Nick Swisher:Strike swinging, Ball, Swisher lined out to left.
Jack Cust:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Cust struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Joe Blanton pitching:
Luis Castillo:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Castillo safe at first on shortstop Crosby's fielding error.
Jason Bartlett:Foul, Bartlett flied out to center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Mauer flied out to deep left.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Castillo stole second, Cuddyer popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Athletics 2nd
Carlos Silva pitching:
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Chavez walked.
Dan Johnson:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Johnson singled to right, Chavez to second.
Mark Ellis:Ellis sacrificed to pitcher, Chavez to third, Johnson to second.
Mark Kotsay:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kotsay grounded out to shortstop, Chavez scored, Johnson to third.
Bobby Crosby:Crosby grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Joe Blanton pitching:
Justin Morneau:Morneau singled to right.
Torii Hunter:Ball, Strike swinging, Morneau stole second, Hunter flied out to right, Morneau to third.
Garrett Jones:Strike looking, Jones grounded out to first.
Jason Tyner:Tyner singled to left, Morneau scored.
Nick Punto:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Punto flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Carlos Silva pitching:
Kurt Suzuki:Ball, Suzuki grounded out to shortstop.
Travis Buck:Buck flied out to left.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Ball, Swisher grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Joe Blanton pitching:
Luis Castillo:Ball, Castillo grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Bartlett singled to center.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Mauer singled to right, Bartlett to third.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer hit sacrifice fly to right, Bartlett scored.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Morneau lined out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Carlos Silva pitching:
Jack Cust:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Cust grounded out to second.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Chavez lined out to third.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Torii Hunter:Strike looking, Ball, Hunter grounded out to shortstop.
Garrett Jones:Jones grounded out to first.
Jason Tyner:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Tyner doubled to left.
Nick Punto:Ball, Strike swinging, Punto flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Carlos Silva pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ellis flied out to center.
Mark Kotsay:Kotsay grounded out to second.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Strike looking, Crosby lined out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Luis Castillo:Ball, Bunt foul, Ball, Castillo tripled to center.
Jason Bartlett:Bartlett popped out to second.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Mauer doubled to right, Castillo scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer singled to center, Mauer scored, Cuddyer to second advancing on throw.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Foul, Morneau lined out to left.
Torii Hunter:Ball, Hunter grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Carlos Silva pitching:
Kurt Suzuki:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Suzuki grounded out to shortstop.
Travis Buck:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Buck popped out to third.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Foul, Swisher flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Garrett Jones:Strike looking, Strike looking, Jones struck out swinging.
Jason Tyner:Bunt foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Tyner popped out to pitcher.
Nick Punto:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Punto grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Carlos Silva pitching:
Jack Cust:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Cust walked.
Eric Chavez:Chavez flied out to center.
Dan Johnson:Strike swinging, Ball, Johnson doubled to deep right, Cust to third.
Mark Ellis:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ellis struck out swinging.
Mark Kotsay:Dennys Reyes relieved Carlos Silva, Kotsay doubled to deep right, Cust and Johnson scored.
Matt Guerrier relieved Dennys Reyes.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Crosby grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Luis Castillo:Bunt foul, Ball, Ball, Castillo reached on bunt single to third.
Jason Bartlett:Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Castillo caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Bartlett struck out swinging.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Mauer lined out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Pat Neshek pitching:
Kurt Suzuki:Strike looking, Suzuki flied out to center.
Travis Buck:Buck grounded out to second.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Swisher flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Joe Blanton pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded out to first.
Justin Morneau:Morneau popped out to shortstop.
Torii Hunter:Strike looking, Ball, Hunter singled to center.
Garrett Jones:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Foul, Jones walked, Hunter to second.
Alan Embree relieved Joe Blanton
Jeff Cirillo hit for Jason Tyner.
Jeff Cirillo:Cirillo reached on an infield single, Hunter to third, Jones to second
Lew Ford ran for Jeff Cirillo.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Strike looking, Punto grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Joe Nathan pitching:
Jack Cust:Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Foul, Foul, Cust struck out looking.
Eric Chavez:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Chavez grounded out to third.
Dan Johnson:Johnson flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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