MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Minnesota

Athletics 1st
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Coco Crisp :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Crisp grounded out to second.
Daric Barton :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Barton grounded out to pitcher.
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ellis grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Brett Anderson pitching:
Ben Revere :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Revere grounded out to pitcher.
Orlando Hudson :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Hudson doubled to deep center.
Delmon Young :Foul, Young reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Hudson out at third.
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Cuddyer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jack Cust :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Cust doubled to deep center.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Suzuki grounded out to first, Cust to third.
Rajai Davis :Ball, Ball, Davis hit sacrifice fly to right, Cust scored.
Akinori Iwamura :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Iwamura reached on an infield single.
Chris V. Carter :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Carter grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Iwamura out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Brett Anderson pitching:
Jim Thome :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Thome grounded out to pitcher.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Valencia struck out swinging.
J.J. Hardy :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Hardy singled to center.
Jason Repko :Ball, Repko popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Cliff Pennington :Strike looking, Pennington grounded out to shortstop.
Coco Crisp :Strike looking, Crisp singled to deep center.
Daric Barton :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Barton grounded out to second, Crisp to second.
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ellis grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Brett Anderson pitching:
Drew Butera :Strike looking, Foul, Butera struck out on foul tip.
Ben Revere :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Revere grounded out to pitcher.
Orlando Hudson :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Hudson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jack Cust :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Cust grounded out to second.
Kurt Suzuki :Suzuki grounded out to shortstop.
Rajai Davis :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Davis singled to center.
Akinori Iwamura :Iwamura grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Brett Anderson pitching:
Delmon Young :Strike looking, Ball, Young flied out to right.
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Cuddyer struck out looking.
Jim Thome :Ball, Foul, Thome grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Chris V. Carter :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Carter flied out to left.
Cliff Pennington :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Pennington grounded out to shortstop.
Coco Crisp :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Crisp doubled to right.
Daric Barton :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Barton walked.
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ball, Ellis singled to right, and Crisp scored, Barton out at home.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Brett Anderson pitching:
Danny Valencia :Ball, Strike looking, Valencia homered to center.
J.J. Hardy :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Hardy lined out to right.
Jason Repko :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Repko fouled out to catcher.
Drew Butera :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Butera flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Jack Cust :Cust homered to left.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Foul, Suzuki grounded out to third.
Rajai Davis :Foul, Ball, Foul, Davis grounded out to first.
Akinori Iwamura :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Iwamura grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Brett Anderson pitching:
Ben Revere :Ball, Revere grounded out to pitcher.
Orlando Hudson :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Hudson struck out swinging.
Delmon Young :Ball, Ball, Young flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Chris V. Carter :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Carter grounded out to shortstop.
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Pennington doubled to deep right.
Coco Crisp :Crisp popped out to second.
Daric Barton :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Barton struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Gabe Gross in right
Brett Anderson pitching:
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Foul, Cuddyer flied out to deep right.
Jim Thome :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Thome lined out to left.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Valencia singled to right.
J.J. Hardy :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Hardy walked, Valencia to second.
Jason Repko :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Repko reached on an infield single, Valencia to third, Hardy to second
Joe Mauer hit for Drew Butera.
Joe Mauer :Foul, Ball, Ball, Mauer flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Jon Rauch pitching:
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ball, Ellis flied out to deep center.
Jack Cust :Strike looking, Foul, Cust flied out to deep left.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Suzuki singled to left center.
Rajai Davis :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Davis singled to deep center, Suzuki to third.
Glen Perkins relieved Jon Rauch.
Akinori Iwamura :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Iwamura struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Craig Breslow pitching:
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Revere walked.
Orlando Hudson :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Hudson flied out to deep center.
Delmon Young :Pickoff attempt, Foul, Young flied out to deep right.
Michael Cuddyer :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Cuddyer grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Matt Carson hit for Gabe Gross
Glen Perkins pitching:
Matt Carson :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Carson lined out to shortstop.
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Strike looking, Pennington singled to left center.
Coco Crisp :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Crisp grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Pennington out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Andrew Bailey pitching:
Jim Thome :Ball, Strike looking, Thome flied out to deep left.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Valencia walked.
J.J. Hardy :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Hardy struck out swinging
Matt Tolbert hit for Jason Repko.
Matt Tolbert :Ball, Ball, Valencia to second on fielder's indifference, Tolbert grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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