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MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Texas

Athletics 1st
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Ball, Stewart grounded out to first.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ellis walked.
Jack Cust:Ball, Ball, Ball, Cust walked, Ellis to second.
Mike Piazza:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Piazza struck out swinging.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Johnson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Dan Haren pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Catalanotto homered to right.
Ian Kinsler:Strike swinging, Ball, Kinsler singled to right.
Michael Young:Young flied out to center.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Kinsler stole second, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Byrd walked.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Wilkerson struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Laird flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Swisher struck out swinging.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Scutaro flied out to right.
Jack Hannahan:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Hannahan struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Dan Haren pitching:
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Foul, Blalock struck out looking.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Ball, Saltalamacchia grounded out to first.
Ramon Vazquez:Bunt foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Vazquez walked.
Frank Catalanotto:Strike looking, Catalanotto grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Kurt Suzuki:Ball, Strike looking, Suzuki lined out to second.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Stewart grounded out to third.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ellis reached on an infield single.
Jack Cust:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Cust singled to right, Ellis to third.
Mike Piazza:Piazza flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Dan Haren pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Kinsler singled to right.
Michael Young:Ball, Young grounded into double play third to second to first, Kinsler out at second.
Marlon Byrd:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Byrd singled to right.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Wilkerson singled to right, Byrd to second.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Laird grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Johnson flied out to deep right.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Swisher struck out swinging.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Scutaro popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Dan Haren pitching:
Hank Blalock:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Blalock struck out swinging.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Ball, Ball, Saltalamacchia doubled to deep left center.
Ramon Vazquez:Vazquez doubled to right, Saltalamacchia scored.
Frank Catalanotto:Foul, Ball, Catalanotto tripled to deep right, Vazquez scored.
Ian Kinsler:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kinsler struck out swinging.
Michael Young:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Young singled to right, Catalanotto scored.
Marlon Byrd:Strike swinging, Ball, Byrd singled to center, Young to second.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson walked, Young to third, Byrd to second.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Laird struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Jack Hannahan:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Hannahan flied out to right.
Kurt Suzuki:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Suzuki flied out to left.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Stewart grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Dan Haren pitching:
Hank Blalock:Ball, Blalock tripled to left.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Saltalamacchia struck out swinging.
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Vazquez struck out swinging.
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Catalanotto reached on an infield single, Blalock scored.
Ruddy Lugo relieved Dan Haren.
Ian Kinsler:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kinsler flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ellis walked.
Jack Cust:Ball, Ball, Cust grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Ellis out at second.
Mike Piazza:Strike swinging, Foul, Piazza struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Ruddy Lugo pitching:
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Young walked.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Strike looking, Byrd reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Young out at second.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Ball, Wilkerson flied out to left.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Laird struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
John Rheinecker pitching:
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Johnson flied out to right.
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Swisher popped out to first.
Marco Scutaro:Scutaro flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Ruddy Lugo pitching:
Hank Blalock:Dallas Braden relieved Ruddy Lugo, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Blalock flied out to center.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Saltalamacchia grounded out to pitcher.
Ramon Vazquez:Strike looking, Vazquez popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
David Murphy in right
Frank Francisco pitching:
Jack Hannahan:Ball, Ball, Foul, Hannahan singled to left center.
Kurt Suzuki:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Suzuki flied out to center.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Stewart singled to right, Hannahan to second.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Ball, Ellis walked, Hannahan to third, Stewart to second.
C.J. Wilson relieved Frank Francisco.
Jack Cust:Ball, Cust hit sacrifice fly to left, Hannahan scored.
Mike Piazza:Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Piazza safe at first on shortstop Young's fielding error, Stewart scored, Ellis to second
Donnie Murphy ran for Mike Piazza.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Johnson struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Rangers 8th
Dallas Braden pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Sammy Sosa hit for Frank Catalanotto, Andrew Brown relieved Dallas Braden.
Sammy Sosa:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Sosa grounded out to shortstop.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Kinsler singled to center, Kinsler out at second.
Michael Young:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Young hit by pitch.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Byrd singled to center, Young to third.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Wilkerson grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Nelson R. Cruz in right
C.J. Wilson pitching:
Nick Swisher:Ball, Foul, Swisher doubled to left.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Foul, Ball, Scutaro singled to center, Swisher to third.
Jack Hannahan:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hannahan hit sacrifice fly to left, Swisher scored.
Joaquin Benoit relieved C.J. Wilson.
Kurt Suzuki:Strike looking, Suzuki flied out to center.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Stewart flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)