MLB Play by Play - New York vs. Minnesota

Yankees 1st
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Johnny Damon:Ball, Damon homered to right.
Derek Jeter:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Jeter struck out swinging.
Bobby Abreu:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Abreu reached on an infield single.
Alex Rodriguez:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Rodriguez struck out swinging, Abreu caught stealing, catcher to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Mike Mussina pitching:
Denard Span:Ball, Span singled to left.
Nick Punto:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Punto struck out looking.
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Span caught stealing, catcher to second, Redmond singled to left.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 2nd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jason Giambi:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Giambi walked.
Xavier Nady:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Nady struck out swinging.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Cano grounded into double play first, Giambi out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Mike Mussina pitching:
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Strike looking, Kubel singled to center.
Delmon Young:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Young doubled to right, Kubel to third.
Brian Buscher:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Buscher hit sacrifice fly to center, Kubel scored, Young to third.
Adam Everett:Ball, Bunt foul, Everett hit sacrifice fly to center, Young scored.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Gomez singled to center.
Denard Span:Ball, Gomez stole second, Ball, Strike looking, Span grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 3rd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Wilson Betemit:Strike swinging, Foul, Betemit struck out swinging.
Jose Molina:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Molina grounded out to shortstop.
Johnny Damon:Ball, Damon flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Mike Mussina pitching:
Nick Punto:Punto grounded out to second.
Mike Redmond:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Redmond struck out looking.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Morneau grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 4th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Derek Jeter:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Jeter struck out swinging.
Bobby Abreu:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Abreu walked.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Rodriguez flied out to deep right.
Jason Giambi:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Ball, Giambi singled to deep right, Abreu to third.
Xavier Nady:Ball, Strike looking, Nady doubled to center, Abreu and Giambi scored, Nady to third on 2nd baseman Punto's throwing error.
Robinson Cano:Cano flied out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Twins 4th
Mike Mussina pitching:
Jason Kubel:Ball, Kubel flied out to left.
Delmon Young:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Young reached on an infield single.
Brian Buscher:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Young stole second, Buscher grounded out to second, Young to third.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Everett singled to center, Young scored.
Carlos Gomez:Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Gomez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 5th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Wilson Betemit:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Betemit flied out to left.
Jose Molina:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Molina walked.
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Damon grounded out to pitcher, Molina to second.
Derek Jeter:Jeter singled to center, Molina scored.
Bobby Abreu:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Abreu singled to center, Jeter to second.
Boof Bonser relieved Nick Blackburn.
Alex Rodriguez:Foul, Ball, Rodriguez grounded into fielder's choice to third, Abreu out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Mike Mussina pitching:
Denard Span:Strike looking, Foul, Span struck out swinging.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Punto doubled to right.
Mike Redmond:Redmond grounded out to shortstop, Punto to third.
Justin Morneau:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Morneau intentionally walked.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Kubel grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 6th
Boof Bonser pitching:
Jason Giambi:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Giambi walked.
Xavier Nady:Ball, Nady hit by pitch, Giambi to second.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Cano reached on fielder's choice to second, Giambi to third, Nady out at second.
Wilson Betemit:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Betemit struck out swinging.
Jose Molina:Foul, Strike swinging, Molina popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Mike Mussina pitching:
Delmon Young:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Young grounded out to second.
Brian Buscher:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Buscher grounded out to first.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Everett flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 7th
Boof Bonser pitching:
Johnny Damon:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Damon reached on an infield single.
Derek Jeter:Jeter singled to right, Damon to third.
Craig A. Breslow relieved Boof Bonser.
Bobby Abreu:Abreu reached on fielder's choice to second, Damon scored, Jeter out at second.
Jesse Crain relieved Craig A. Breslow.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Rodriguez grounded into double play second to first, Abreu out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Mike Mussina pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Gomez flied out to center.
Denard Span:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Span struck out swinging.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Punto grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 8th
Jesse Crain pitching:
Jason Giambi:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Giambi singled softly to shallow center
Justin Christian ran for Jason Giambi.
Xavier Nady:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Christian stole second, Strike looking, Foul, Nady struck out swinging.
Robinson Cano:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Cano intentionally walked.
Wilson Betemit:Foul, Foul, Betemit singled softly to right, Christian scored, Cano to second.
Jose Molina:Ball, Molina lined into double play second to shortstop, Betemit out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Damaso Marte pitching:
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Redmond doubled to left.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Morneau flied out to left
Randy Ruiz hit for Jason Kubel.
Randy Ruiz:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ruiz singled to right, Redmond to third.
Mariano Rivera relieved Damaso Marte.
Delmon Young:Foul, Foul, Young homered to right, Redmond and Ruiz scored.
Brian Buscher:Ball, Buscher grounded out to second.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Everett grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 9th
Dennys Reyes pitching:
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Damon struck out swinging.
Derek Jeter:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Jeter singled to center.
Bobby Abreu:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Abreu struck out swinging.
Joe Nathan relieved Dennys Reyes.
Alex Rodriguez:Rodriguez grounded into fielder's choice to third, Cabrera out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Richie Sexson at first
Mariano Rivera pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Gomez popped out to second.
Denard Span:Strike looking, Ball, Span grounded out to second.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Strike looking, Punto reached on an infield single.
Mike Redmond:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Redmond grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 10th
Ivan Rodriguez at designated hitter
Joe Nathan pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to first.
Xavier Nady:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Nady struck out swinging.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Cano grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 10th
Jose Veras pitching:
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Morneau flied out to center.
Randy Ruiz:Ball, Ruiz grounded out to third.
Delmon Young:Young flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 11th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Wilson Betemit:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Betemit struck out swinging.
Jose Molina:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Molina lined out to center.
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Damon reached on an infield single.
Richie Sexson:Ball, Damon stole second, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Sexson grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 11th
Jose Veras pitching:
Brian Buscher:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Buscher struck out swinging.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Everett grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Strike (missed bunt), Gomez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 12th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Bobby Abreu:Ball, Strike looking, Abreu lined out to right.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Rodriguez homered to center.
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Foul, Rodriguez doubled to left center.
Xavier Nady:Ball, Nady homered to right, Rodriguez scored.
Brian Bass relieved Matt Guerrier.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Cano singled to left.
Wilson Betemit:Ball, Strike swinging, Betemit grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Cano out at second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 12th
Edwar Ramirez pitching:
Denard Span:Foul, Span flied out to left.
Nick Punto:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Punto struck out swinging.
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Redmond flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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