MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Oakland

Rangers 1st
Chad Gaudin pitching:
Kenny Lofton:Ball, Lofton tripled to deep left center.
Michael Young:Young doubled to deep right, Lofton scored.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Ball, Teixeira walked.
Sammy Sosa:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Sosa struck out swinging.
Marlon Byrd:Byrd grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Teixeira out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Travis Buck:Ball, Buck singled to right.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Stewart struck out swinging.
Jack Cust:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Cust walked, Buck to second.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson grounded into double play first to shortstop to pitcher, Cust out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Chad Gaudin pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Catalanotto struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Laird struck out looking.
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Vazquez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Crosby flied out to left.
Mark Kotsay:Foul, Kotsay flied out to center.
Mark Ellis:Strike swinging, Ellis lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Chad Gaudin pitching:
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Hairston grounded out to second.
Kenny Lofton:Strike looking, Ball, Lofton flied out to center.
Michael Young:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Young walked.
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Strike looking, Scutaro safe at first on 3rd baseman Vazquez's throwing error, Scutaro to second.
Kurt Suzuki:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Suzuki struck out swinging.
Travis Buck:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Buck walked.
Shannon Stewart:Stewart fouled out to first.
Jack Cust:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cust walked, Scutaro to third, Buck to second.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Johnson popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 4th
Chad Gaudin pitching:
Sammy Sosa:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Sosa struck out swinging.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Ball, Foul, Byrd grounded out to shortstop.
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Catalanotto reached on an infield single.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Laird grounded into fielder's choice to second, Catalanotto out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Ball, Foul, Crosby fouled out to third.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Ball, Ball, Kotsay walked.
Mark Ellis:Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ellis singled to left center, Kotsay to third.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Scutaro walked, Ellis to second.
Kurt Suzuki:Ball, Ball, Suzuki hit sacrifice fly to left, Kotsay scored.
Travis Buck:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Buck grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Chad Gaudin pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Vazquez grounded out to shortstop.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Strike swinging, Hairston singled to center.
Kenny Lofton:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Hairston to second on passed ball, Lofton walked.
Michael Young:Strike swinging, Young reached on an infield single, Hairston to third, Lofton to second.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Hairston scored, Lofton to third, Young to second on wild pitch, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Teixeira intentionally walked.
Sammy Sosa:Sosa hit sacrifice fly to right, Lofton scored.
Marlon Byrd:Byrd fouled out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Stewart walked.
Jack Cust:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Cust homered to center, Stewart scored.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Johnson popped out to third.
Bobby Crosby:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Crosby reached on an infield single.
Mark Kotsay:Willie Eyre relieved Robinson Tejeda, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kotsay grounded out to shortstop, Crosby to second.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ellis grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Chad Gaudin pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Catalanotto grounded out to third.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Ball, Laird walked.
Ramon Vazquez:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Vazquez tripled to deep right, Laird scored.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Hairston hit sacrifice fly to right, Vazquez scored.
Kenny Lofton:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lofton singled to left.
Michael Young:Foul, Strike swinging, Young doubled to left center, Lofton to third.
Mark Teixeira:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Teixeira intentionally walked.
Sammy Sosa:Ball, Sosa flied out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Willie Eyre pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Scutaro singled to right.
Kurt Suzuki:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Suzuki walked, Scutaro to second.
Travis Buck:C.J. Wilson relieved Willie Eyre, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Buck struck out swinging.
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Stewart singled to right, Scutaro to third, Suzuki to second.
Jack Cust:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Cust hit sacrifice fly to right, Scutaro scored, Suzuki to third.
Dan Johnson:Johnson flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Andrew Brown pitching:
Marlon Byrd:Strike looking, Byrd singled to center.
Frank Catalanotto:Ball (pitchout), Byrd stole second, Strike looking, Catalanotto singled to center, Byrd to third.
Gerald Laird:Strike swinging, Laird reached on an infield single, Byrd scored, Catalanotto to second.
Joe Kennedy relieved Andrew Brown.
Ramon Vazquez:Strike looking, Ball, Vazquez reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Catalanotto and Laird scored, Vazquez to second on pitcher Kennedy's throwing error.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Hairston sacrificed to pitcher, Vazquez to third.
Kenny Lofton:Ball, Foul, Lofton grounded out to first.
Michael Young:Ball, Young singled to center, Vazquez scored.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Teixeira walked, Young to second.
Sammy Sosa:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sosa walked, Young to third, Teixeira to second.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Byrd safe at first on shortstop Crosby's fielding error, Young scored, Teixeira to third, Sosa to second.
Jay Marshall relieved Joe Kennedy
Desi Relaford hit for Frank Catalanotto.
Desi Relaford:Strike looking, Ball, Relaford grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Byrd out at second.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 4 Hits, 2 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Crosby struck out swinging.
Mark Kotsay:Ball, Kotsay flied out to right.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Ellis singled to left.
Marco Scutaro:Scutaro fouled out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Jay Marshall pitching:
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Laird grounded out to third.
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Vazquez grounded out to second.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Hairston reached on an infield single.
Kenny Lofton:Strike looking, Ball, Lofton singled to center, Hairston to second.
Michael Young:Young singled to center, Hairston scored, Lofton to second.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Teixeira hit by pitch, Lofton to third, Young to second.
Shane Komine relieved Jay Marshall.
Sammy Sosa:Ball, Strike swinging, Brad B. Wilkerson ran for Mark Teixeira, Ball, Sosa grounded into fielder's choice to third, Wilkerson out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Kurt Suzuki:Ball, Suzuki grounded out to second.
Travis Buck:Strike looking, Buck grounded out to third.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Ball, Stewart doubled to left.
Jack Cust:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Cust struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Bobby Kielty in right
Shane Komine pitching:
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Byrd flied out to right.
Desi Relaford:Ball, Ball, Relaford flied out to center.
Gerald Laird:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Laird flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 9th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Dan Johnson:Ball, Johnson flied out to center.
Bobby Crosby:Strike looking, Ball, Crosby grounded out to second.
Bobby Kielty:Kielty flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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