MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Minnesota

Athletics 1st
Scott Baker pitching:
David DeJesus :Ball, DeJesus singled to right.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Barton reached on fielder's choice to third, DeJesus out at second.
Josh Willingham :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Willingham struck out looking.
Hideki Matsui :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Matsui struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Denard Span :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Span grounded out to first.
Joe Mauer :Ball, Strike looking, Mauer grounded out to second.
Justin Morneau :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Morneau singled to right.
Jim Thome :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Thome grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Scott Baker pitching:
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Sweeney walked.
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ellis lined out to second.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Sweeney to second on wild pitch, Ball, Kouzmanoff grounded out to second, Sweeney to third.
Landon Powell :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Powell flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Delmon Young :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Young struck out swinging.
Jason Kubel :Strike looking, Foul, Kubel struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cuddyer grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Scott Baker pitching:
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pennington struck out swinging.
David DeJesus :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus popped out to left.
Daric Barton :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Barton singled to right.
Josh Willingham :Willingham flied out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Danny Valencia :Valencia singled to center.
Alexi Casilla :Casilla sacrificed to pitcher, Valencia to second.
Denard Span :Ball, Ball, Span grounded out to shortstop, Valencia to third.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Ball, Mauer grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Scott Baker pitching:
Hideki Matsui :Strike looking, Ball, Matsui homered to right.
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Sweeney struck out swinging.
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ellis flied out to right.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Strike swinging, Kouzmanoff grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Justin Morneau :Strike swinging, Foul, Morneau singled to left center.
Jim Thome :Ball, Ball, Thome grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Morneau out at second.
Delmon Young :Young grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Scott Baker pitching:
Landon Powell :Powell singled to right.
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Pennington struck out swinging.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, DeJesus walked, Powell to second.
Daric Barton :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Barton lined into double play left, Powell out at third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Jason Kubel :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kubel ground-rule doubled to center.
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Cuddyer lined out to left.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Valencia singled to right, Kubel to third.
Alexi Casilla :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Casilla struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Scott Baker pitching:
Josh Willingham :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Willingham homered to left.
Hideki Matsui :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Matsui singled to center.
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Sweeney ground-rule doubled to left, Matsui to third.
Jeff Manship relieved Scott Baker.
Mark Ellis :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ellis walked.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Foul, Ball, Kouzmanoff hit sacrifice fly to center, Matsui scored, Sweeney to third.
Landon Powell :Powell doubled to deep center, Sweeney scored, Ellis to third.
Glen Perkins relieved Jeff Manship.
Cliff Pennington :Strike swinging, Pennington hit sacrifice fly to center, Ellis scored.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, DeJesus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Denard Span :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Span grounded out to second.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Strike looking, Mauer grounded out to shortstop.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Morneau doubled to right.
Jim Thome :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Thome struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Barton popped out to catcher.
Josh Willingham :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Willingham popped out to first.
Hideki Matsui :Strike looking, Foul, Matsui grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Delmon Young :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Young singled to right.
Jason Kubel :Ball, Kubel flied out to third.
Michael Cuddyer :Cuddyer popped out to first.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Valencia struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Alex Burnett pitching:
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Sweeney grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ellis struck out swinging.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Ball, Strike looking, Kouzmanoff hit by pitch.
Landon Powell :Strike looking, Kouzmanoff stole second, Ball, Ball, Ball, Powell walked.
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Ball, Pennington grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Powell out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Alexi Casilla :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Casilla grounded out to first.
Denard Span :Ball, Span singled to left center.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Mauer doubled to deep right, Span to third.
Jerry Blevins relieved Brandon McCarthy.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Morneau grounded out to first, Span scored, Mauer to third.
Jim Thome :Ball, Thome homered to center, Mauer scored.
Grant Balfour relieved Jerry Blevins.
Delmon Young :Strike looking, Young flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Jose Mijares pitching:
David DeJesus :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, DeJesus singled to center.
Daric Barton :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, DeJesus caught stealing,catcher to shortstop, Barton flied out to deep center.
Josh Willingham :Ball, Ball, Ball, Willingham walked.
Hideki Matsui :Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Willingham picked off at second, pitcher to first to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Brian Fuentes pitching:
Jason Kubel :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Kubel struck out looking.
Michael Cuddyer :Strike looking, Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded out to second.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Valencia flied out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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