MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Tampa Bay

Twins 1st
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Denard Span :Ball, Strike looking, Span grounded out to shortstop.
Jamey Carroll :Strike looking, Ball, Carroll flied out to second.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Ball, Mauer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 1st
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Desmond Jennings :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Jennings flied out to deep center.
Ben Zobrist :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Zobrist struck out swinging.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Strike looking, Pena flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Josh Willingham :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Willingham walked.
Justin Morneau :Strike looking, Morneau grounded out to second, Willingham to second.
Chris Parmelee :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Parmelee struck out swinging.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Valencia struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 2nd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Evan Longoria :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Longoria walked.
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Foul, Keppinger flied out to left.
B.J. Upton :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Upton grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Longoria out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Clete Thomas :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Thomas struck out looking.
Alexi Casilla :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Casilla struck out swinging.
Denard Span :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Span walked.
Jamey Carroll :Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Span stole second, Carroll grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 3rd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Sean Rodriguez :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Rodriguez walked.
Chris Gimenez :Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Gimenez walked, Rodriguez to second.
Elliot Johnson :Bunt foul, Ball, Johnson hit by pitch, Rodriguez to third, Gimenez to second.
Desmond Jennings :Jennings hit sacrifice fly to center, Rodriguez scored, Gimenez to third.
Ben Zobrist :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Johnson stole second, Ball, Ball, Zobrist hit sacrifice fly to left, Gimenez scored.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pena struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Joe Mauer :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Mauer safe at first on 1st baseman Pena fielding error.
Josh Willingham :Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Strike looking, Willingham reached on fielder's choice to third, Mauer out at second.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Morneau lined into double play first, Willingham out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Rays 4th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Evan Longoria :Strike looking, Longoria doubled to left.
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Keppinger flied out to right, Longoria to third.
B.J. Upton :Upton hit sacrifice fly to left, Longoria scored.
Sean Rodriguez :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Chris Parmelee :Strike looking, Parmelee grounded out to second.
Danny Valencia :Valencia grounded out to third.
Clete Thomas :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Thomas singled to right.
Alexi Casilla :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Casilla struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rays 5th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Chris Gimenez :Strike looking, Gimenez singled to left.
Elliot Johnson :Strike looking, Johnson reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Gimenez out at second.
Desmond Jennings :Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Jennings homered to left, Johnson scored.
Ben Zobrist :Ball, Foul, Foul, Zobrist struck out swinging.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pena walked.
Evan Longoria :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Longoria struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Denard Span :Ball, Ball, Span singled to right.
Jamey Carroll :Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Carroll singled to center, Span to third.
Joe Mauer :Mauer popped out to third.
Josh Willingham :Strike looking, Willingham hit by pitch, Carroll to second.
Jake McGee relieved Jeff Niemann.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Morneau struck out swinging
Ryan Doumit hit for Chris Parmelee.
Wade Davis relieved Jake McGee.
Ryan Doumit :Foul, Ball, Doumit singled to center, Span and Carroll scored, Willingham to second.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Ball, Valencia grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Willingham out at third, Doumit to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 6th
Anthony Swarzak pitching:
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Keppinger grounded out to second.
B.J. Upton :Strike looking, Upton grounded out to shortstop.
Sean Rodriguez :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Rodriguez reached on an infield single.
Chris Gimenez :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Gimenez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Wade Davis pitching:
Clete Thomas :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Thomas struck out swinging.
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Ball, Casilla grounded out to second.
Denard Span :Ball, Ball, Span flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 7th
Anthony Swarzak pitching:
Elliot Johnson :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Johnson struck out looking.
Desmond Jennings :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Jennings struck out swinging.
Ben Zobrist :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Zobrist grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Joel Peralta pitching:
Jamey Carroll :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Carroll singled to right.
Joe Mauer :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Mauer struck out swinging.
Josh Willingham :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Willingham grounded out to pitcher, Carroll to second.
Justin Morneau :Morneau grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rays 8th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Carlos Pena :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pena walked.
Evan Longoria :Ball, Pena to second on passed ball, Longoria singled to center, Pena to third.
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Keppinger flied out to center.
B.J. Upton :Upton hit sacrifice fly to right, Pena scored.
Sean Rodriguez :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Longoria stole second, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Fernando Rodney pitching:
Ryan Doumit :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Doumit grounded out to first.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Strike looking, Valencia struck out swinging.
Clete Thomas :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Thomas struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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