MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Minnesota

Astros 1st
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bourn walked.
Jeff Keppinger:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Keppinger struck out looking.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Bourn caught stealing, catcher to second, Ball, Foul, Tejada struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Harris walked.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Mauer singled to center, Harris to third.
Justin Morneau:Foul, Ball, Morneau hit sacrifice fly to center, Harris scored.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Kubel grounded into double play shortstop to first, Mauer out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Lee flied out to center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Ball, Pence popped out to second.
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Foul, Berkman stole second, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer struck out looking.
Joe Crede:Ball, Ball, Ball, Crede walked.
Delmon Young:Strike looking, Foul, Young reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Crede out at second.
Carlos Gomez:Ball, Gomez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Foul, Matsui singled to center.
Darin Erstad:Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Erstad singled to right, Matsui to third.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Bourn hit sacrifice fly to left, Matsui scored.
Jeff Keppinger:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Keppinger struck out swinging.
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Foul, Tejada struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Nick Punto:Bunt foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Punto singled to center.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Harris grounded into double play second to first, Punto out at second.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Mauer grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Lee popped out to second.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman walked.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pence grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Berkman out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Justin Morneau:Morneau fouled out to first.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Kubel doubled to deep right.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Kubel out at third.
Joe Crede:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Foul, Ball, Crede popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Rodriguez flied out to right.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Matsui struck out swinging.
Darin Erstad:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Erstad singled to right.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Ball, Erstad caught stealing, catcher to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Delmon Young:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Young doubled to right.
Carlos Gomez:Foul, Ball, Gomez sacrificed to pitcher, Young to third.
Nick Punto:Ball, Foul, Punto sacrificed to third, Young scored.
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Harris struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Bourn walked.
Jeff Keppinger:Keppinger sacrificed to first, Bourn to second.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Tejada lined out to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike swinging, Lee flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Joe Mauer:Foul, Ball, Foul, Mauer struck out swinging.
Justin Morneau:Foul, Morneau reached on an infield single.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kubel singled to left center, Morneau to second.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Foul, Cuddyer doubled to left, Morneau scored, Kubel to third.
Joe Crede:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Crede intentionally walked.
Delmon Young:Foul, Foul, Ball, Young grounded into double play shortstop to first, Crede out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Lance Berkman:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Berkman grounded out to first.
Hunter Pence:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Pence struck out looking.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Rodriguez singled to center.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Matsui grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Rodriguez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Ball, Gomez reached on bunt single to first.
Nick Punto:Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Punto sacrificed to catcher, Gomez to second.
Brendan Harris:Foul, Strike swinging, Harris grounded out to third.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Mauer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Jason Michaels hit for Darin Erstad
Jose Mijares pitching:
Jason Michaels:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Michaels struck out swinging.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Bourn flied out to center.
Jeff Keppinger:Ball, Keppinger homered to left.
Joe Nathan relieved Jose Mijares.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Tejada struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Justin Morneau:Foul, Foul, Morneau grounded out to third.
Jason Kubel:Foul, Strike looking, Kubel struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Cuddyer singled to right.
Joe Crede:Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Foul, Crede walked, Cuddyer to second.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Ball, Young doubled to left center, Cuddyer and Crede scored.
Carlos Gomez:Gomez fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Joe Nathan pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee grounded out to third.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Berkman flied out to deep left.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike swinging, Pence grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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