MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Minnesota

Rangers 1st
Glen Perkins pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Kinsler grounded out to third.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Strike looking, Young struck out swinging.
Josh Hamilton:Ball, Strike looking, Hamilton flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Doug Mathis pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Gomez tripled to deep right.
Alexi Casilla:Ball, Ball, Bunt foul, Casilla reached on an infield single, Gomez scored.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Foul, Mauer doubled to deep right, Casilla to third.
Justin Morneau:Morneau lined out to shortstop.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice to catcher, and Mauer scored, Casilla out at home, Cuddyer to second on catcher Saltalamacchia's throwing error.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Ball, Kubel intentionally walked.
Delmon Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Young grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 2 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Glen Perkins pitching:
Milton Bradley:Bradley singled to right.
David Murphy:Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Murphy grounded into fielder's choice to second, Bradley out at second.
Marlon Byrd:Strike swinging, Foul, Byrd grounded into fielder's choice to second, Murphy out at second.
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Shelton struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Doug Mathis pitching:
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Lamb grounded out to shortstop.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Everett walked.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Gomez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Everett out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Glen Perkins pitching:
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Saltalamacchia flied out to center.
German Duran:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Duran singled to right.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Ball, Kinsler flied out to right.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Young flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Doug Mathis pitching:
Alexi Casilla:Strike looking, Foul, Casilla singled to center.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Mauer singled to shallow left center, Casilla to third.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau singled softly to right, Casilla scored, Mauer to second.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Cuddyer doubled to right, Mauer scored, Morneau to third.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kubel walked.
Delmon Young:Ball, Foul, Ball, Young reached on fielder's choice to second, Morneau scored, Cuddyer to third, Kubel to second on 2nd baseman Kinsler's fielding error.
Mike Lamb:Lamb singled to left, Cuddyer scored, Kubel to third, Young to second.
Adam Everett:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Everett grounded into fielder's choice to second, Kubel scored, Young to third, Lamb out at second.
Carlos Gomez:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gomez walked, Everett to second.
Franklyn German relieved Doug Mathis.
Alexi Casilla:Ball, Ball, Ball, Casilla walked, Young scored, Everett to third, Gomez to second.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Foul, Mauer hit sacrifice fly to center, Everett scored.
Justin Morneau:Morneau flied out to center.
End of Inning (7 Runs, 5 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 4th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Josh Hamilton:Hamilton singled to right.
Milton Bradley:Bradley flied out to right.
David Murphy:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Murphy flied out to left.
Marlon Byrd:Byrd flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Franklyn German pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer lined out to shortstop.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Kubel popped out to shortstop.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Young grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Shelton struck out swinging.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Strike looking, Saltalamacchia fouled out to first.
German Duran:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Duran grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Franklyn German pitching:
Mike Lamb:Ball, Strike looking, Lamb singled to center.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Everett popped out to second.
Carlos Gomez:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Gomez grounded into fielder's choice to third, Lamb out at second.
Alexi Casilla:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Casilla struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Kinsler fouled out to first.
Michael Young:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Young lined out to second.
Josh Hamilton:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hamilton grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Franklyn German pitching:
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mauer flied out to left.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Foul, Morneau singled to left.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Morneau out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Milton Bradley:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bradley hit by pitch.
David Murphy:Foul, Ball, Foul, Murphy reached on fielder's choice to second, Bradley to second on 2nd baseman Casilla's fielding error.
Marlon Byrd:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Byrd singled to center, Bradley to third, Murphy to second.
Chris Shelton:Ball, Ball, Shelton popped out to second.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Saltalamacchia singled to left center, Bradley scored, Murphy to third, Byrd to second.
German Duran:Duran singled to right, Murphy scored, Byrd to third, Saltalamacchia to second.
Brian Bass relieved Glen Perkins.
Ian Kinsler:Kinsler singled to left center, Byrd scored, Saltalamacchia to third, Duran to second.
Michael Young:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Young struck out swinging.
Josh Hamilton:Hamilton grounded out to first.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)
Twins 7th
Josh Rupe pitching:
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Kubel doubled to center.
Delmon Young:Ball, Ball, Foul, Young tripled to center, Kubel scored.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Foul, Ball, Lamb hit sacrifice fly to center, Young scored.
Adam Everett:Everett grounded out to third.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Gomez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Brian Bass pitching:
Milton Bradley:Howie R. Clark at first, Bradley flied out to left.
David Murphy:Strike looking, Foul, Murphy singled softly to right.
Marlon Byrd:Byrd grounded out to third, Murphy to second.
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Shelton struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Josh Rupe pitching:
Alexi Casilla:Strike looking, Ball, Casilla flied out to left.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Mauer singled to right.
Howie R. Clark:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Clark grounded into fielder's choice to second, Mauer out at second.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Brian Bass pitching:
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Saltalamacchia grounded out to second.
German Duran:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Duran flied out to left.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Kinsler singled to center.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Young singled to left center, Kinsler to third.
Josh Hamilton:Ball, Hamilton reached on an infield single, Kinsler scored, Young to second.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Bradley grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

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