MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Oakland

Twins 1st
Gio Gonzalez pitching:
Denard Span :Strike (missed bunt), Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Span grounded out to shortstop.
Matt Tolbert :Strike looking, Foul, Tolbert grounded out to shortstop.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Mauer grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Rajai Davis :Ball, Strike looking, Davis hit by pitch.
Daric Barton :Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to third, Strike looking, Ball, Davis caught stealing,catcher to shortstop, Barton walked.
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Sweeney flied out to left.
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Suzuki singled to center, Barton to third.
Jack Cust :Strike looking, Cust singled to right, Barton scored, Suzuki to third.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kouzmanoff reached on an infield single, Suzuki scored, Cust to second.
Gabe Gross :Ball, Strike looking, Gross grounded into fielder's choice to second, Kouzmanoff out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Gio Gonzalez pitching:
Jason Kubel :Strike looking, Strike looking, Kubel grounded out to pitcher.
Delmon Young :Ball, Ball, Young singled to center.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Valencia grounded out to third, Young to second.
Brendan Harris :Ball, Strike looking, Harris reached on an infield single, Young scored on 3rd baseman Kouzmanoff throwing error.
Nick Punto :Foul, Foul, Punto singled to right, Harris to second.
Drew Butera :Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Butera grounded into fielder's choice to third, Punto out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Athletics 2nd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ellis flied out to right.
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Pennington grounded out to second.
Rajai Davis :Ball, Ball, Davis doubled to right.
Daric Barton :Ball, Barton reached on an infield single, Davis to third.
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Strike looking, Sweeney doubled to left, Davis scored, Barton out at home.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Gio Gonzalez pitching:
Denard Span :Strike looking, Span tripled to right.
Matt Tolbert :Tolbert hit sacrifice fly to left, Span scored.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Mauer flied out to left.
Jason Kubel :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kubel walked.
Delmon Young :Ball, Young grounded into fielder's choice to third, Kubel out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Suzuki lined out to left.
Jack Cust :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cust reached on an infield single.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Kouzmanoff singled to left, Cust to second.
Gabe Gross :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Gross flied out to right.
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ellis singled to center, Cust scored, Kouzmanoff to third.
Cliff Pennington :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to third, Ball, Ball, Pennington singled to right, Kouzmanoff scored, Ellis to third.
Brian Duensing relieved Nick Blackburn.
Rajai Davis :Ball, Strike swinging, Davis lined out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Gio Gonzalez pitching:
Danny Valencia :Ball, Valencia flied out to right.
Brendan Harris :Strike looking, Foul, Harris struck out swinging.
Nick Punto :Punto reached on bunt single to pitcher.
Drew Butera :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butera struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Brian Duensing pitching:
Daric Barton :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Barton popped out to second.
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Foul, Sweeney singled to left, Sweeney to second on left fielder Young fielding error.
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Suzuki grounded out to shortstop, Sweeney to third.
Jack Cust :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cust struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Twins 5th
Gio Gonzalez pitching:
Denard Span :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Span grounded out to shortstop.
Matt Tolbert :Bunt foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Tolbert struck out swinging.
Joe Mauer :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mauer flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Brian Duensing pitching:
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Kouzmanoff singled to center.
Gabe Gross :Ball, Gross sacrificed to pitcher, Kouzmanoff to second.
Mark Ellis :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ellis grounded out to pitcher.
Cliff Pennington :Strike looking, Ball, Pennington flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Gio Gonzalez pitching:
Jason Kubel :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Kubel flied out to left.
Delmon Young :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Young lined out to shortstop.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Valencia grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Rajai Davis :Strike looking, Davis popped out to second.
Daric Barton :Ball, Ball, Barton grounded out to second.
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Sweeney flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Gio Gonzalez pitching:
Brendan Harris :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Harris lined out to third.
Nick Punto :Foul, Punto singled to right.
Drew Butera :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Butera struck out swinging.
Denard Span :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Punto stole second, Span popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Suzuki grounded out to third.
Jack Cust :Ball, Cust singled to right.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Kouzmanoff struck out swinging.
Gabe Gross :Strike looking, Strike looking, Gross grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Cust out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Craig A. Breslow pitching:
Matt Tolbert :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Tolbert grounded out to third.
Joe Mauer :Ball, Ball, Ball, Mauer walked.
Jason Kubel :Ball, Kubel flied out to deep right.
Tyson Ross relieved Craig A. Breslow.
Delmon Young :Ball, Ball, Young homered to left center, Mauer scored
Jim Thome hit for Danny Valencia.
Jerry Blevins relieved Tyson Ross.
Jim Thome :Ball, Ball, Thome doubled to center
J.J. Hardy ran for Jim Thome.
Brendan Harris :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Harris struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Alex Burnett pitching:
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ellis struck out swinging.
Cliff Pennington :Foul, Pennington popped out to third.
Rajai Davis :Strike swinging, Davis grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Michael Wuertz pitching:
Nick Punto :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Punto struck out swinging
Justin Morneau hit for Drew Butera.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Morneau struck out swinging.
Denard Span :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Span lined out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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