MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Minnesota

Astros 1st
Scott Baker pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Bourn struck out looking.
Jeff Keppinger:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Keppinger singled to left.
Miguel Tejada:Strike swinging, Tejada grounded into double play third to second to first, Keppinger out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Brian Moehler pitching:
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Harris homered to left center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Mauer grounded out to second.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Morneau grounded out to second.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Kubel flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Scott Baker pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Lee grounded out to pitcher.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman struck out swinging.
Hunter Pence:Pence popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Brian Moehler pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer grounded out to second.
Brian Buscher:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Buscher grounded out to second.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Young homered to left center.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Gomez popped out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Scott Baker pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Darin Erstad:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Erstad grounded out to second.
Matt Kata:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Kata flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Brian Moehler pitching:
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Punto grounded out to second.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Harris doubled to deep right.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Mauer grounded out to second, Harris to third.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Morneau flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Scott Baker pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Bourn doubled to deep right.
Jeff Keppinger:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Keppinger struck out swinging.
Miguel Tejada:Tejada grounded out to first, Bourn to third.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Brian Moehler pitching:
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Kubel struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded out to third.
Brian Buscher:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Buscher grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Scott Baker pitching:
Lance Berkman:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Berkman struck out swinging.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Pence reached on an infield single.
Ivan Rodriguez:Rodriguez doubled to right, Pence scored.
Darin Erstad:Foul, Ball, Foul, Erstad lined out to center.
Matt Kata:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Kata flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Brian Moehler pitching:
Delmon Young:Ball, Young flied out to center.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Bunt foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gomez walked.
Nick Punto:Pickoff attempt, Ball (pitchout), Strike looking, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Gomez stole second, Punto grounded out to first, Gomez to third.
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Harris struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Scott Baker pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Bourn walked.
Jeff Keppinger:Pickoff attempt, Keppinger sacrificed to pitcher, Bourn to second.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Tejada popped out to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Lee struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Brian Moehler pitching:
Joe Mauer:Bunt foul, Mauer homered to left center.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Morneau grounded out to first.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Kubel grounded out to second.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Matt Tolbert at second
Scott Baker pitching:
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Berkman grounded out to pitcher.
Hunter Pence:Pence doubled to left.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Foul, Rodriguez singled to right, Pence scored.
Sean Henn relieved Scott Baker
Jason Michaels hit for Darin Erstad.
Jason Michaels:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Michaels doubled to center, Rodriguez scored.
Matt Kata:Strike looking, Kata grounded out to first, Michaels to third.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Bourn homered to right, Michaels scored.
Luis Ayala relieved Sean Henn.
Jeff Keppinger:Keppinger fouled out to second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Brian Buscher:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Buscher singled to right.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Young struck out swinging.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Foul, Gomez reached on fielder's choice to third, Buscher out at second.
Matt Tolbert:Pickoff attempt, Tolbert grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Luis Ayala pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Foul, Tejada flied out to deep right.
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Lee grounded out to pitcher.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Berkman homered to right.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pence grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
LaTroy Hawkins pitching:
Brendan Harris:Ball, Harris singled to center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Mauer reached on fielder's choice to second, Harris out at second.
Justin Morneau:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Morneau struck out swinging.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Mauer stole second, Kubel homered to right, Mauer scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer lined out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
R.A. Dickey pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Jason Michaels:Michaels flied out to right.
Matt Kata:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Kata flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Jose Valverde pitching:
Brian Buscher:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Buscher struck out swinging.
Delmon Young:Ball, Young grounded out to shortstop
Jose Morales hit for Carlos Gomez.
Jose Morales:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Morales doubled to center
Jason Pridie ran for Jose Morales
Joe Crede hit for Matt Tolbert.
Joe Crede:Ball, Ball, Crede flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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