MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Minnesota

Rangers 1st
Carl Pavano pitching:
Elvis Andrus :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Andrus grounded out to third.
Michael Young :Strike swinging, Young reached on an infield single.
Josh Hamilton :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Hamilton reached on fielder's choice to second, Young out at second.
Vladimir Guerrero :Ball, Guerrero flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Colby Lewis pitching:
Denard Span :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Span walked.
Orlando Hudson :Hudson singled to left, Span to second.
Michael Cuddyer :Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded out to first, Span to third, Hudson to second.
Jim Thome :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Thome walked.
Delmon Young :Ball, Strike swinging, Young popped out to second.
J.J. Hardy :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hardy ground-rule doubled to center, Span and Hudson scored, Thome to third.
Jason Repko :Ball, Ball, Foul, Repko hit by pitch.
Matt Tolbert :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Tolbert tripled to right, Thome, Hardy and Repko scored.
Drew Butera :Foul, Ball, Butera flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Carl Pavano pitching:
Nelson Cruz :Strike looking, Cruz grounded out to third.
Ian Kinsler :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Kinsler grounded out to pitcher.
Mitch Moreland :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Moreland grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Colby Lewis pitching:
Denard Span :Ball, Strike looking, Span flied out to left.
Orlando Hudson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Hudson struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Cuddyer grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Carl Pavano pitching:
Jeff Francoeur :Foul, Foul, Francoeur grounded out to third.
Bengie Molina :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Molina flied out to right.
Elvis Andrus :Foul, Andrus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Colby Lewis pitching:
Jim Thome :Strike looking, Thome homered to center.
Delmon Young :Young flied out to deep center.
J.J. Hardy :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Hardy singled to center.
Jason Repko :Foul, Strike looking, Repko reached on fielder's choice to third, Hardy out at second.
Matt Tolbert :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Tolbert struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Michael Young :Ball, Strike looking, Young grounded out to third.
Josh Hamilton :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Hamilton grounded out to second.
Vladimir Guerrero :Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Guerrero grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Cristian Guzman at shortstop
Colby Lewis pitching:
Drew Butera :Foul, Butera grounded out to shortstop.
Denard Span :Span singled to right.
Orlando Hudson :Ball, Hudson reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Span out at second.
Michael Cuddyer :Foul, Ball, Cuddyer singled to left, Hudson to second.
Jim Thome :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Thome homered to center, Hudson and Cuddyer scored.
Delmon Young :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Young walked.
J.J. Hardy :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Hardy flied out to left.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Nelson Cruz :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cruz doubled to left.
Ian Kinsler :Ball, Kinsler singled to center, Cruz to third.
Mitch Moreland :Moreland singled to right, Cruz scored, Kinsler to second.
Jeff Francoeur :Francoeur flied out to deep center, Kinsler to third.
Bengie Molina :Ball, Ball, Molina grounded into double play third to second to first, Moreland out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Julio Borbon in center
Taylor Teagarden catching
Dustin Nippert pitching:
Jason Repko :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Repko flied out to left.
Matt Tolbert :Ball, Tolbert flied out to right.
Drew Butera :Foul, Butera flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Cristian Guzman :Strike looking, Ball, Guzman singled to center.
Michael Young :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Young walked, Guzman to second.
Julio Borbon :Borbon doubled to right, Guzman and Young scored.
Vladimir Guerrero :Foul, Guerrero reached on fielder's choice to third, Borbon out at third.
Nelson Cruz :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Cruz reached on fielder's choice to second, Guerrero out at second.
Ian Kinsler :Foul, Foul, Kinsler flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Rich Harden pitching:
Denard Span :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Span flied out to left.
Orlando Hudson :Ball, Hudson grounded out to shortstop.
Michael Cuddyer :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Mitch Moreland :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Moreland grounded out to second.
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Francoeur popped out to pitcher.
Taylor Teagarden :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teagarden struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Alex Cora at third
Rich Harden pitching:
Jim Thome :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Thome walked.
Delmon Young :Young grounded out to third, Plouffe to second.
J.J. Hardy :Hardy singled to right, Plouffe to third.
Jason Repko :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Repko struck out swinging.
Matt Tolbert :Tolbert tripled to deep center, Plouffe and Hardy scored.
Drew Butera :Strike looking, Tolbert scored on wild pitch, Butera flied out to left.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Alexi Casilla at second
Carl Pavano pitching:
Cristian Guzman :Guzman singled to right.
Alex Cora :Ball, Cora singled to right, Guzman to second.
Julio Borbon :Borbon lined out to shortstop.
Vladimir Guerrero :Guerrero flied out to deep center.
Nelson Cruz :Cruz reached on fielder's choice to third, Guzman out at third, Cora to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Pedro Strop pitching:
Denard Span :Span reached on an infield single.
Alexi Casilla :Casilla popped out to third.
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer walked, Span to second.
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Strike looking, Plouffe struck out swinging.
Delmon Young :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Ian Kinsler :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Kinsler homered to left.
Mitch Moreland :Ball, Ball, Ball, Moreland walked.
Jeff Francoeur :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Francoeur singled to center, Moreland to second.
Taylor Teagarden :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Teagarden reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Moreland to third, Francoeur out at second.
Cristian Guzman :Strike looking, Ball, Guzman grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Teagarden out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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