MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Oakland

Rangers 1st
Dallas Braden pitching:
Joaquin Arias:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Arias singled to right.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Arias picked off at first, pitcher to first, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Young flied out to right.
Josh Hamilton:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Hamilton doubled to deep left center, Hamilton to third on left fielder Davis' fielding error.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Byrd flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Athletics 1st
Dustin Nippert pitching:
Rajai Davis:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Davis grounded out to shortstop.
Aaron Cunningham:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cunningham struck out swinging.
Ryan Sweeney:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sweeney grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Dallas Braden pitching:
Nelson R. Cruz:Cruz flied out to center.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Blalock reached on an infield single.
Gerald Laird:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Laird reached on an infield single, Blalock to second.
Chris Davis:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Davis popped out to shortstop.
Taylor Teagarden:Ball, Ball, Ball, Teagarden walked, Blalock to third, Laird to second.
Joaquin Arias:Arias singled to center, Blalock and Laird scored, Teagarden to third.
Michael Young:Ball, Young safe at first on second baseman Patterson's fielding error, Teagarden scored, Arias to third.
Josh Hamilton:Ball, Foul, Foul, Hamilton struck out looking.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Athletics 2nd
Dustin Nippert pitching:
Jack Cust:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Cust struck out looking.
Kurt Suzuki:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Suzuki walked.
Daric Barton:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Barton walked, Suzuki to second.
Cliff Pennington:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pennington grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Suzuki to third, Barton out at second.
Jeff Baisley:Ball, Strike swinging, Pennington to second on wild pitch, Foul, Baisley struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Dallas Braden pitching:
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Strike swinging, Byrd grounded out to first.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Cruz doubled to center.
Hank Blalock:Blalock flied out to right.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Laird walked.
Chris Davis:Strike looking, Ball, Davis doubled to left, Cruz and Laird scored.
Taylor Teagarden:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Teagarden walked.
Joaquin Arias:Ball, Foul, Arias grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Dustin Nippert pitching:
Eric Patterson:Strike looking, Bunt foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Patterson struck out swinging.
Rajai Davis:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Davis doubled to deep left.
Aaron Cunningham:Strike looking, Strike looking, Cunningham struck out swinging.
Ryan Sweeney:Ball, Ball, Ball, Sweeney walked.
Jack Cust:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cust struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Dallas Braden pitching:
Michael Young:Young flied out to right.
Josh Hamilton:Ball, Strike swinging, Hamilton singled to center.
Marlon Byrd:Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Byrd flied out to right.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Cruz struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Dustin Nippert pitching:
Kurt Suzuki:Ball, Suzuki grounded out to shortstop.
Daric Barton:Barton flied out to left.
Cliff Pennington:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pennington singled to center.
Jeff Baisley:Ball, Ball, Ball, Pennington stole second, Baisley walked.
Eric Patterson:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Patterson struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Dallas Braden pitching:
Hank Blalock:Ball, Ball, Blalock homered to right.
Gerald Laird:Laird flied out to center.
Chris Davis:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Davis grounded out to first.
Taylor Teagarden:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Teagarden doubled to deep left.
Joaquin Arias:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Arias grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Dustin Nippert pitching:
Rajai Davis:Davis lined out to second.
Aaron Cunningham:Ball, Foul, Ball, Cunningham popped out to shortstop.
Ryan Sweeney:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Sweeney popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Michael Young:Ball, Young flied out to right.
Josh Hamilton:Hamilton singled to left.
Marlon Byrd:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Byrd singled to left, Hamilton to second.
Nelson R. Cruz:Ball, Cruz grounded out to second, Hamilton to third, Byrd to second.
Hank Blalock:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Blalock grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Dustin Nippert pitching:
Jack Cust:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Cust doubled to deep right.
Kurt Suzuki:Strike looking, Ball, Suzuki singled to right, Cust to third.
Daric Barton:Ball, Strike looking, Barton flied out to left.
Cliff Pennington:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pennington hit sacrifice fly to right, Cust scored.
Jeff Baisley:Baisley grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Suzuki out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Kirk Saarloos pitching:
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Laird grounded out to third.
Chris Davis:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Davis struck out looking.
Taylor Teagarden:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Teagarden struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Jamey Wright pitching:
Eric Patterson:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Patterson grounded out to shortstop.
Rajai Davis:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Davis flied out to center.
Aaron Cunningham:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cunningham lined out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Keith Foulke pitching:
Joaquin Arias:Arias flied out to center.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Young singled to center.
Josh Hamilton:Foul, Ball, Brandon Boggs hit for Josh Hamilton.
Brandon Boggs:Strike looking, Ball, Boggs singled to center, Young to second.
Marlon Byrd:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Byrd struck out swinging.
Nelson R. Cruz:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Cruz flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Bill White pitching:
Ryan Sweeney:Ball, Sweeney grounded out to third.
Jack Cust:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Cust struck out looking.
Kurt Suzuki:Suzuki popped out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Jeff Gray pitching:
Hank Blalock:Foul, Blalock grounded out to shortstop.
Gerald Laird:Laird flied out to left.
Chris Davis:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Davis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 9th
Frank Francisco pitching:
Daric Barton:Barton flied out to right.
Cliff Pennington:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pennington struck out looking.
Jeff Baisley:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Baisley struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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