MLB Play by Play - Boston vs. Minnesota

Red Sox 1st
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jacoby Ellsbury:Ellsbury grounded out to second.
Dustin Pedroia:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pedroia singled to left center.
David Ortiz:Ball, Ball, Ortiz singled to right, Pedroia to second.
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Youkilis struck out swinging.
Mike Lowell:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Lowell struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Tim Wakefield pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Gomez grounded out to shortstop.
Matt Tolbert:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Tolbert flied out to center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Strike looking, Mauer flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 2nd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
J.D. Drew:Drew grounded out to second.
Coco Crisp:Strike looking, Crisp flied out to center.
Kevin Cash:Ball, Cash singled to right.
Alex Cora:Strike looking, Ball, Cora grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Tim Wakefield pitching:
Justin Morneau:Morneau singled to left.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer doubled to left, Morneau to third.
Craig Monroe:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Monroe homered to left center, Morneau and Cuddyer scored.
Delmon Young:Foul, Young grounded out to third.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lamb walked.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Everett homered to left center, Lamb scored.
Carlos Gomez:Gomez singled to center.
Matt Tolbert:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Gomez stole second, Tolbert struck out swinging.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Foul, Foul, Mauer flied out to center.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 3rd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jacoby Ellsbury:Strike looking, Ball, Ellsbury hit by pitch.
Dustin Pedroia:Pedroia hit by pitch, Ellsbury to second.
David Ortiz:Ball, Ortiz singled to right, Ellsbury to third, Pedroia to second.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Ball, Youkilis lined out to third.
Mike Lowell:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Lowell hit sacrifice fly to right, Ellsbury scored, Pedroia to third.
J.D. Drew:Drew lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Tim Wakefield pitching:
Justin Morneau:Morneau singled to center.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Craig Monroe:Strike swinging, Ball, Morneau to second on wild pitch, Monroe grounded out to shortstop.
Delmon Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Young walked.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Morneau to third, Young to second on passed ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lamb singled to center, Morneau and Young scored.
Julian Tavarez relieved Tim Wakefield.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Everett flied out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 4th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Coco Crisp:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Crisp tripled to left.
Kevin Cash:Ball, Cash singled to center, Crisp scored.
Alex Cora:Cora singled to center, Cash to second.
Jacoby Ellsbury:Strike looking, Ellsbury lined out to left.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Pedroia reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Cash scored, Cora out at second, Pedroia to second on second baseman Tolbert's throwing error.
David Ortiz:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ortiz walked.
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Youkilis reached on an infield single, Pedroia scored, Ortiz to second.
Mike Lowell:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Lowell struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)
Twins 4th
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Gomez struck out looking.
Matt Tolbert:Ball, Foul, Foul, Tolbert grounded out to pitcher.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Ball, Mauer walked.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Morneau singled to center, Mauer to third.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer walked, Morneau to second.
Craig Monroe:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Monroe safe at first on 3rd baseman Lowell's fielding error, Mauer scored, Morneau to third, Cuddyer to second.
Delmon Young:Young grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Red Sox 5th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
J.D. Drew:Strike looking, Foul, Drew grounded out to first.
Coco Crisp:Strike looking, Foul, Crisp lined out to center.
Kevin Cash:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Cash struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
David Aardsma pitching:
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Foul, Lamb flied out to left.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Everett popped out to shortstop.
Carlos Gomez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Gomez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 6th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Alex Cora:Ball, Cora doubled to deep right.
Jacoby Ellsbury:Ellsbury grounded out to second, Cora to third.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Ball, Pedroia grounded out to third.
David Ortiz:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ortiz struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
David Aardsma pitching:
Matt Tolbert:Ball, Tolbert grounded out to second.
Joe Mauer:Mauer singled to left.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Morneau walked, Mauer to second.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded into double play shortstop to first, Morneau out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 7th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Kevin Youkilis:Foul, Youkilis grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Lowell:Strike looking, Lowell fouled out to first.
J.D. Drew:Ball, Drew singled to right.
Coco Crisp:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Crisp homered to right, Drew scored.
Kevin Cash:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Cash grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Mike Timlin pitching:
Craig Monroe:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Monroe homered to left center.
Delmon Young:Ball, Foul, Ball, Young grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Lamb flied out to right.
Adam Everett:Everett grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 8th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Alex Cora:Dennys Reyes relieved Matt Guerrier, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Cora singled to shallow left center.
Jacoby Ellsbury:Strike looking, Foul, Ellsbury flied out to left.
Dustin Pedroia:Foul, Pedroia grounded into double play second to first, Cora out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Mike Timlin pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Gomez flied out to deep right.
Matt Tolbert:Ball, Strike looking, Tolbert popped out to shortstop.
Joe Mauer:Javier Lopez relieved Mike Timlin, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Mauer flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 9th
Joe Nathan pitching:
David Ortiz:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ortiz grounded out to first.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Youkilis reached on an infield single.
Mike Lowell:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lowell singled to center, Youkilis to third.
J.D. Drew:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Drew doubled to center, Youkilis scored, Lowell to third.
Coco Crisp:Strike swinging, Crisp reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Lowell scored, Drew out at third
Manny Ramirez hit for Kevin Cash.
Manny Ramirez:Strike looking, Crisp stole second, Ball, Ramirez grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

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