MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Boston

Rangers 1st
Jon Lester pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Kinsler grounded out to shortstop.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Young flied out to center.
Josh Hamilton:Ball, Strike looking, Hamilton homered to left center.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Blalock fouled out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 1st
Jason Jennings pitching:
Jacoby Ellsbury:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ellsbury doubled to center.
Dustin Pedroia:Pedroia safe at first on Jennings' throwing error, Ellsbury to third.
David Ortiz:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ortiz grounded into double play shortstop to first, Ellsbury scored, Pedroia out at second.
Manny Ramirez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ramirez walked.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Youkilis doubled to deep right, Ramirez scored.
J.D. Drew:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Drew grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 2nd
Jon Lester pitching:
Jason Botts:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Botts flied out to left.
David Murphy:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Murphy doubled to deep left center.
Gerald Laird:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Laird struck out looking.
Adam Melhuse:Melhuse singled to center, Murphy scored.
German Duran:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Duran singled to deep right, Melhuse to third.
Ian Kinsler:Strike swinging, Kinsler flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 2nd
Jason Jennings pitching:
Jason Varitek:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Varitek popped out to shortstop.
Sean Casey:Ball, Casey flied out to left.
Julio Lugo:Strike looking, Lugo reached on an infield single.
Jacoby Ellsbury:Pickoff attempt, Ellsbury grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Jon Lester pitching:
Michael Young:Young flied out to right.
Josh Hamilton:Ball, Foul, Hamilton singled to right.
Hank Blalock:Foul, Foul, Blalock singled to center, Hamilton to second.
Jason Botts:Foul, Botts doubled to deep left, Hamilton scored, Blalock to third.
David Murphy:Strike swinging, Balk ball, Strike looking, Murphy struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Laird struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 3rd
Jason Jennings pitching:
Dustin Pedroia:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pedroia grounded out to shortstop.
David Ortiz:Ortiz popped out to third.
Manny Ramirez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ramirez walked.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Youkilis flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Jon Lester pitching:
Adam Melhuse:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Melhuse struck out looking.
German Duran:Duran grounded out to second.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kinsler walked.
Michael Young:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Young singled to right, Kinsler to third.
Josh Hamilton:Hamilton grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 4th
Jason Jennings pitching:
J.D. Drew:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Drew grounded out to second.
Jason Varitek:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Varitek flied out to left.
Sean Casey:Strike looking, Ball, Casey grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Jon Lester pitching:
Hank Blalock:Ball, Ball, Blalock grounded out to first.
Jason Botts:Ball, Botts singled to left center.
David Murphy:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Murphy struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Laird flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 5th
Jason Jennings pitching:
Julio Lugo:Ball, Ball, Lugo flied out to right.
Jacoby Ellsbury:Foul, Ellsbury flied out to center.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pedroia grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Jon Lester pitching:
Adam Melhuse:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Melhuse walked.
German Duran:Duran sacrificed to pitcher, Melhuse to second.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Kinsler grounded out to third.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Foul, Young flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 6th
Jason Jennings pitching:
David Ortiz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ortiz struck out looking.
Manny Ramirez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ramirez lined out to shortstop.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Youkilis fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Jon Lester pitching:
Josh Hamilton:Foul, Hamilton flied out to left.
Hank Blalock:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Blalock singled to center.
Jason Botts:Manny Delcarmen relieved Jon Lester, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Botts struck out looking.
David Murphy:Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Murphy walked, Blalock to second.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Laird struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 7th
Jamey Wright pitching:
J.D. Drew:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Drew walked.
Jason Varitek:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Varitek reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Drew out at second.
Sean Casey:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Casey singled to left center, Varitek to second
Jed Lowrie ran for Sean Casey.
Julio Lugo:Lugo grounded into double play second to first, Lowrie out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Mike Timlin pitching:
Adam Melhuse:Strike looking, Melhuse singled to center.
German Duran:Strike looking, Duran sacrificed to first, Melhuse to second.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Kinsler singled to left, Melhuse to third, Kinsler to second advancing on throw.
Michael Young:Young popped out to first.
Josh Hamilton:Javier Lopez relieved Mike Timlin, Hamilton flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 8th
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Jacoby Ellsbury:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ellsbury popped out to shortstop.
Dustin Pedroia:Ball, Pedroia doubled to deep left center.
David Ortiz:Ortiz singled to right, Pedroia scored.
Manny Ramirez:Strike looking, Ramirez homered to left center, Ortiz scored.
Kevin Youkilis:Youkilis flied out to left.
J.D. Drew:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Drew struck out looking.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Jonathan Papelbon pitching:
Hank Blalock:Blalock singled to right.
Jason Botts:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Botts reached on fielder's choice to second, Blalock out at second.
David Murphy:Strike swinging, Foul, Murphy flied out to deep left
Milton Bradley hit for Gerald Laird.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Botts to second on fielder's indifference, Bradley flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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