MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Minnesota

Rangers 1st
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Elvis Andrus :Strike looking, Andrus lined out to right.
David Murphy :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Murphy grounded out to pitcher.
Josh Hamilton :Ball, Ball, Hamilton homered to right.
Michael Young :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Young struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Derek Holland pitching:
Ben Revere :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Revere walked.
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Casilla struck out looking.
Michael Cuddyer :Revere to second on Moreland fielding error, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cuddyer struck out looking.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Morneau struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 2nd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Adrian Beltre :Beltre flied out to center.
Nelson Cruz :Strike looking, Cruz singled to right.
Mitch Moreland :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Moreland struck out swinging, Cruz caught stealing,catcher to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Derek Holland pitching:
Delmon Young :Ball, Young homered to left.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Foul, Valencia struck out swinging.
Luke Hughes :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Hughes struck out swinging.
Rene Rivera :Foul, Ball, Ball, Rivera grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Yorvit Torrealba :Ball, Foul, Torrealba doubled to left.
Endy Chavez :Chavez sacrificed to catcher, Torrealba to third.
Elvis Andrus :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Andrus struck out swinging.
David Murphy :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Murphy flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Derek Holland pitching:
Matt Tolbert :Tolbert lined out to third.
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Revere struck out swinging.
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Casilla reached on an infield single.
Michael Cuddyer :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Josh Hamilton :Hamilton grounded out to second.
Michael Young :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Young grounded out to pitcher.
Adrian Beltre :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Beltre singled to center.
Nelson Cruz :Pickoff attempt to second, Ball, Cruz grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Beltre out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Derek Holland pitching:
Justin Morneau :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Morneau struck out swinging.
Delmon Young :Ball, Young reached on an infield single.
Danny Valencia :Foul, Strike looking, Valencia struck out looking.
Luke Hughes :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Hughes struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Mitch Moreland :Ball, Moreland grounded out to second.
Yorvit Torrealba :Ball, Strike looking, Torrealba singled to center.
Endy Chavez :Pickoff attempt to second, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Chavez struck out swinging.
Elvis Andrus :Strike looking, Andrus singled to center, Torrealba to second.
David Murphy :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Murphy flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Derek Holland pitching:
Rene Rivera :Ball, Rivera doubled to deep right.
Matt Tolbert :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Bunt foul, Foul, Tolbert reached on fielder's choice to shortstop.
Ben Revere :Revere sacrificed to catcher, Rivera out at third, Tolbert to second.
Alexi Casilla :Casilla grounded into fielder's choice to third, Tolbert to third, Revere out at second.
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Cuddyer homered to left center, Tolbert and Casilla scored.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Morneau grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Josh Hamilton :Strike looking, Ball, Hamilton reached on an infield single, Hamilton to second on pitcher Blackburn throwing error.
Michael Young :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Young struck out looking.
Adrian Beltre :Beltre singled to center, Hamilton scored.
Nelson Cruz :Ball, Ball, Cruz safe at first on 3rd baseman Valencia fielding error, Beltre to third.
Mitch Moreland :Ball, Moreland hit sacrifice fly to center, Beltre scored, Cruz to second advancing on throw.
Yorvit Torrealba :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Torrealba struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 2 Errors)
Twins 6th
Derek Holland pitching:
Delmon Young :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Young reached on an infield single, Young out at second.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Valencia reached on an infield single.
Luke Hughes :Strike (foul tip), Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Hughes flied out to center.
Rene Rivera :Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Rivera struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Endy Chavez :Strike looking, Chavez singled to right.
Elvis Andrus :Foul, Andrus sacrificed to catcher, Chavez to second.
David Murphy :Foul, Murphy flied out to center, Chavez to third.
Josh Hamilton :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Hamilton intentionally walked.
Michael Young :Young grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Derek Holland pitching:
Matt Tolbert :Ball, Tolbert lined out to center.
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Revere grounded out to pitcher.
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Ball, Casilla grounded bunt out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Nick Blackburn pitching:
Adrian Beltre :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Beltre grounded out to second.
Nelson Cruz :Ball, Cruz homered to left.
Mitch Moreland :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Moreland singled to center.
Yorvit Torrealba :Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Strike looking, Torrealba singled to center, Moreland to second.
Endy Chavez :.
Craig Gentry :Strike looking, Strike looking, Gentry reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Moreland to third, Torrealba out at second.
Elvis Andrus :Strike swinging, Ball, Andrus hit by pitch, Gentry to second.
David Murphy :.
Mike Napoli :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Napoli grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Andrus out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Derek Holland pitching:
Michael Cuddyer :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer singled to right.
Justin Morneau :Bunt foul, Morneau flied out to deep right.
Delmon Young :Young popped out to shortstop.
Danny Valencia :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Valencia grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Chuck James pitching:
Josh Hamilton :Foul, Strike looking, Hamilton struck out swinging.
Michael Young :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Young struck out swinging.
Adrian Beltre :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Beltre flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Mark Lowe pitching:
Luke Hughes :Hughes ground-rule doubled to left
Brian Dinkelman hit for Rene Rivera.
Brian Dinkelman :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Dinkelman struck out swinging.
Matt Tolbert :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Tolbert walked.
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Foul, Revere flied out to left.
Alexi Casilla :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Casilla singled to left, Hughes scored, Tolbert to third