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MLB Play by Play - Boston vs. Minnesota

Red Sox 1st
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jacoby Ellsbury:Strike looking, Ball, Ellsbury singled to center.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pedroia struck out swinging.
J.D. Drew:Strike looking, Ellsbury stole second, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Drew walked.
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Youkilis struck out swinging.
Jason Bay:Strike looking, Strike looking, Bay flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Jon Lester pitching:
Denard Span:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Span walked.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Mauer lined into double play second, Span out at first.
Justin Morneau:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Morneau singled to shallow center, Morneau out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 2nd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
David Ortiz:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ortiz doubled to deep right.
Jason Varitek:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Varitek struck out swinging.
Jeff Bailey:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bailey grounded out to third.
Julio Lugo:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Lugo fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Jon Lester pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Cuddyer doubled to deep left.
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Kubel grounded out to shortstop, Cuddyer to third.
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Harris struck out looking.
Delmon Young:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 3rd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jacoby Ellsbury:Ball, Ellsbury flied out to center.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Pedroia flied out to left.
J.D. Drew:Drew flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Jon Lester pitching:
Matt Tolbert:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Tolbert popped out to second.
Nick Punto:Punto grounded out to second.
Denard Span:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Span hit by pitch.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Span stole second, Ball, Strike looking, Mauer struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 4th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Ball, Youkilis singled to left center.
Jason Bay:Foul, Strike swinging, Bay struck out looking.
David Ortiz:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ortiz walked, Youkilis to second.
Jason Varitek:Varitek lined out to left.
Jeff Bailey:Strike swinging, Foul, Bailey struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Jon Lester pitching:
Justin Morneau:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Morneau grounded out to first.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer grounded out to third.
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Kubel grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 5th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Julio Lugo:Strike looking, Ball, Lugo singled to left center.
Jacoby Ellsbury:Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ellsbury reached on fielder's choice to second, Lugo out at second.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Ball, Ellsbury stole second, Pedroia doubled to left, Ellsbury scored.
J.D. Drew:Strike looking, Ball, Drew grounded out to shortstop, Pedroia to third.
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Strike looking, Youkilis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Jon Lester pitching:
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Ball, Harris singled to left center.
Delmon Young:Foul, Young flied out to center.
Matt Tolbert:Pickoff attempt, Bunt foul, Tolbert reached on an infield single, Harris to second.
Nick Punto:Punto singled to right, Harris scored, Tolbert to third, Punto to second advancing on throw.
Denard Span:Ball, Span grounded out to second, Tolbert scored, Punto to third.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Mauer walked.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau homered to right, Punto and Mauer scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Foul, Cuddyer grounded out to third.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 6th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jason Bay:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bay lined out to third.
David Ortiz:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ortiz struck out swinging.
Jason Varitek:Varitek singled to center.
Jeff Bailey:Bailey grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Varitek out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Jon Lester pitching:
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Kubel walked.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Harris struck out looking.
Delmon Young:Young flied out to center.
Matt Tolbert:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Foul, Tolbert flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 7th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Julio Lugo:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lugo lined out to center.
Jacoby Ellsbury:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ellsbury singled to left center.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Pedroia singled to right, Ellsbury to second.
J.D. Drew:Ball, Strike looking, Drew reached on a fielder's choice to second, Pedroia out at second, Ellsbury scored on shortstop Punto's throwing error, Drew out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Twins 7th
Daniel Bard pitching:
Nick Punto:Ball, Punto doubled to center.
Denard Span:Span sacrificed to pitcher, Punto to third.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Mauer struck out swinging.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Intentional ball, Morneau intentionally walked.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Cuddyer popped out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 8th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Youkilis struck out swinging.
Jason Bay:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Bay struck out looking.
David Ortiz:Foul, Ortiz flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Takashi Saito pitching:
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Kubel struck out swinging.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Harris hit by pitch.
Delmon Young:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Young struck out swinging.
Matt Tolbert:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Tolbert struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Red Sox 9th
Carlos Gomez in center
Joe Nathan pitching:
Jason Varitek:Ball, Varitek grounded out to first.
Jeff Bailey:Ball, Bailey fouled out to first.
Julio Lugo:Foul, Lugo singled to center.
Jacoby Ellsbury:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ellsbury flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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