MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Oakland

Twins 1st
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Denard Span :Ball, Strike looking, Span lined out to pitcher.
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Strike looking, Plouffe flied out to left.
Jason Kubel :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Kubel doubled to deep center.
Justin Morneau :Foul, Ball, Morneau singled to center, Kubel scored.
Michael Cuddyer :Cuddyer grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Carl Pavano pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, DeJesus flied out to left.
Daric Barton :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Barton grounded out to second.
Josh Willingham :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Willingham struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Valencia grounded out to second.
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Revere grounded out to pitcher.
Drew Butera :Foul, Ball, Butera grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Carl Pavano pitching:
Hideki Matsui :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Matsui lined out to center.
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Suzuki lined out to second.
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Sweeney reached on an infield single.
Mark Ellis :Strike (missed bunt), Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ellis safe at first on shortstop Plouffe throwing error, Sweeney to third, Ellis to second.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Strike swinging, Ball, Kouzmanoff singled to left, Sweeney and Ellis scored.
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Ball, Foul, Pennington grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Twins 3rd
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Foul, Casilla reached on an infield single.
Denard Span :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Span singled to left, Casilla to third, Span to second advancing on throw.
Trevor Plouffe :Ball, Foul, Foul, Plouffe singled to center, Casilla and Span scored.
Jason Kubel :Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Kubel flied out to center.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Strike looking, Morneau grounded into double play first to shortstop, Plouffe out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Carl Pavano pitching:
David DeJesus :Ball, Foul, DeJesus grounded out to shortstop.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Barton grounded out to shortstop.
Josh Willingham :Ball, Willingham grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Michael Cuddyer :Strike looking, Strike looking, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Danny Valencia :Valencia flied out to left.
Ben Revere :Ball, Revere singled to center.
Drew Butera :Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Butera flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Hideki Matsui :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Matsui reached on an infield single.
Kurt Suzuki :Suzuki flied out to right.
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Sweeney fouled out to left.
Mark Ellis :Strike looking, Ball, Ellis grounded into double play shortstop, Matsui out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Casilla grounded out to second.
Denard Span :Span singled to left.
Trevor Plouffe :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball (pitchout), Plouffe singled to right, Span to third.
Jason Kubel :Ball, Strike looking, Kubel grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Plouffe out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Ball, Ball, Kouzmanoff grounded out to shortstop.
Cliff Pennington :Foul, Ball, Pennington flied out to left.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Justin Morneau :Strike swinging, Morneau singled to right.
Michael Cuddyer :Cuddyer flied out to deep left.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Valencia flied out to deep center.
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Revere grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Daric Barton :Barton doubled to deep right.
Josh Willingham :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Willingham flied out to right, Barton to third.
Hideki Matsui :Matsui singled to right, Barton scored.
Kurt Suzuki :Suzuki grounded into double play third to second to first, Matsui out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Drew Butera :Strike looking, Foul, Butera grounded out to first.
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Casilla grounded out to second.
Denard Span :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Span grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 7th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Sweeney singled to center.
Mark Ellis :Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Ellis flied into double play right, Sweeney out at first.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Kouzmanoff struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Grant Balfour pitching:
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Foul, Plouffe struck out swinging.
Jason Kubel :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Kubel flied out to deep center.
Justin Morneau :Strike looking, Foul, Morneau struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Cliff Pennington :Pennington singled to right.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, DeJesus reached on bunt single to pitcher, Pennington out at second.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Barton struck out swinging.
Josh Willingham :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Willingham struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Michael Wuertz pitching:
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Cuddyer popped out to first.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Valencia grounded out to shortstop.
Ben Revere :Ball, Strike looking, Revere flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 9th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Hideki Matsui :Ball, Strike looking, Matsui lined out to center.
Joe Nathan relieved Glen Perkins.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Suzuki doubled to left.
Ryan Sweeney :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Sweeney intentionally walked.
Mark Ellis :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ellis struck out looking
Conor Jackson hit for Kevin Kouzmanoff.
Conor Jackson :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Jackson grounded into double play second, Sweeney out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 10th
Andy LaRoche at third
Delmon Young hit for Drew Butera
Brian Fuentes pitching:
Delmon Young :Ball, Ball, Young singled to right.
Alexi Casilla :Casilla reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Young to third, Casilla to second on pitcher Barton throwing error.
Denard Span :Foul, Strike swinging, Span grounded out to first.
Trevor Plouffe :Strike swinging, Plouffe hit sacrifice fly to right, Young scored, Casilla to third.
Jason Kubel :Ball, Strike looking, Kubel popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Athletics 10th
Rene Rivera catching
Matt Capps pitching:
Cliff Pennington :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pennington popped out to shortstop.
David DeJesus :DeJesus flied out to center.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Barton flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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