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			Play-by-Play
                          2009 IBAF Baseball World Cup
                        Venezuela vs USA - Play-by-Play
            Sep 10, 2009 at Regensburg, Germany (Armin-Wolf Stadium)


Score by Innings                       R  H  E
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Venezuela........... 000 101 500 24 - 13 10  1
USA................. 240 100 000 20 -  9 13  0
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Venezuela starters: 5/ss D. Chavez; 9/1b L. Connell; 20/3b M. Sandoval; 7/rf R.
Reyes; 30/dh L. Landaeta; 8/lf W. Vazquez; 10/cf J. Sivira; 18/c Y. Garcia;
11/2b B. Rojo; 31/p J. Sequera;
USA starters: 28/cf B. Coats; 3/ss T. Plouffe; 16/1b J. Smoak; 7/rf J. Kroeger;
29/dh T. Tiffee; 11/lf J. Weber; 24/3b P. Alvarez; 15/c J. Castro; 5/2b T.
Hulett; 12/p B. Lincoln;

Venezuela 1st - Team USA kicks off its World Cup Title Defense against
Venezuela. D. Chavez grounded out to 2b (1-2 BKK). L. Connell grounded out to
2b (3-2 BFBBF). M. Sandoval walked (3-2 KBFBBFB). R. Reyes reached on a
fielder's choice (0-2 FF); M. Sandoval out at second ss to 2b. 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 1st - B. Coats flied out to ss (1-0 B). T. Plouffe walked (3-0
BBBB). J. Smoak doubled down the rf line (1-0 B); T. Plouffe advanced to third,
out at home rf to 2b to c. J. Kroeger doubled to left center, RBI (2-2 KFBB);
J. Smoak scored. T. Tiffee reached on a throwing error by 2b (1-0 B); J.
Kroeger advanced to third. J. Weber singled to third base, RBI (2-1 BBF); T.
Tiffee advanced to second; J. Kroeger scored. P. Alvarez singled to left field
(0-2 SF); J. Weber advanced to second; T. Tiffee advanced to third. J. Castro
flied out to cf (3-2 BBKBF). 2 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB.

Venezuela 2nd - L. Landaeta grounded out to ss (0-2 KK). W. Vazquez
grounded out to ss (2-2 FBKB). J. Sivira doubled to right center (1-1 BF). Y.
Garcia singled to shortstop (1-1 SB); J. Sivira advanced to third, out at home
ss to c. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 2nd - T. Hulett homered to center field, RBI (3-2 BBBKK). B. Coats
doubled down the lf line (2-0 BB). T. Plouffe grounded out to 2b (0-1 F); B.
Coats advanced to third. J. Smoak homered to right center, 2 RBI (0-2 KK); B.
Coats scored. R. Luque to p for J. Sequera. J. Kroeger hit by pitch (0-0). T.
Tiffee doubled down the lf line, RBI (0-1 F); J. Kroeger scored. J. Weber lined
out to ss (3-0 BBB). P. Alvarez struck out swinging, grounded out to c
unassisted (1-2 BFKS). 4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Venezuela 3rd - B. Rojo grounded out to 1b unassisted (3-2 BBBKK). D.
Chavez grounded out to ss (1-1 BK). L. Connell flied out to rf (1-0 B). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 3rd - J. Castro struck out looking (3-2 BKBFBK). T. Hulett flied out
to 1b (3-2 BKBKBFFF). B. Coats tripled to right center (2-2 FBSB). T. Plouffe
struck out looking (3-2 BBFFBFK). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Venezuela 4th - M. Sandoval homered to center field, RBI (2-2 KKBB). R.
Reyes struck out swinging (0-2 KKFS). L. Landaeta singled to pitcher (0-0). W.
Vazquez walked (3-2 BBFBFFB); L. Landaeta advanced to second. J. Sivira struck
out swinging (0-2 KSS). L. Landaeta out at third p unassisted, caught stealing.
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 4th - J. Smoak homered to left field, RBI (2-2 BSBF). J. Kroeger
struck out swinging (1-2 KKBS). T. Tiffee grounded out to ss (0-0). J. Weber
flied out to 2b (1-2 FSB). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Venezuela 5th - Y. Garcia singled up the middle (1-1 BK). B. Rojo
grounded into double play 1b to ss to 1b (2-2 BBKF); Y. Garcia out on the play.
D. Chavez flied out to 2b (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 5th - P. Alvarez flied out to cf (3-2 BBFBK). J. Castro lined out to
2b (3-2 BBKFB). T. Hulett struck out swinging (1-2 BKKS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Venezuela 6th - B.J. Rosenbe to p for B. Lincoln. L. Connell doubled to
center field (0-1 K). M. Sandoval struck out swinging (1-2 BKKFFS). R. Reyes
flied out to cf (0-1 F). L. Landaeta doubled down the lf line, RBI (1-2 FFFFB);
L. Connell scored. W. Vazquez struck out swinging (1-2 SBFS). 1 run, 2 hits,
0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 6th - J. Escalona to p for R. Luque. B. Coats grounded out to 2b
(3-2 BKKBBFFF). T. Plouffe flied out to 2b (1-0 B). J. Smoak flied out to rf
(3-2 KBSBBF). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Venezuela 7th - J. Childers to p for B.J. Rosenbe. J. Sivira flied out
to rf (1-1 BK). Y. Garcia walked (3-0 BBBB). B. Rojo walked (3-2 BBKFBB); Y.
Garcia advanced to second. D. Chavez struck out swinging (0-2 KSS). L. Connell
walked (3-0 BBBB); B. Rojo advanced to second; Y. Garcia advanced to third. M.
Sandoval hit by pitch, RBI (0-1 K); L. Connell advanced to second; B. Rojo
advanced to third; Y. Garcia scored. R. Reyes homered to center field, 4 RBI
(2-1 BFB); M. Sandoval scored; L. Connell scored; B. Rojo scored. C. Bowers to
p for J. Childers. L. Landaeta grounded out to 3b (0-1 F). 5 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

USA 7th - J. Kroeger grounded out to ss (1-0 B). T. Tiffee grounded out
to ss (2-1 BBK). J. Weber singled through the right side (0-0). P. Alvarez
struck out swinging, out at first c to 1b (1-2 SBKS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Venezuela 8th - W. Vazquez walked (3-2 BBBKKB). E. Wasserman to p for C.
Bowers. J. Sivira grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-2 BFS); W.
Vazquez out on the play. Y. Garcia walked (3-2 BKBBKB). B. Rojo lined out to lf
(1-0 B). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 8th - J. Castro struck out swinging (2-2 BKFBS). T. Hulett walked
(3-2 KBBBKB). T. Hulett out at second c to ss, caught stealing. B. Coats struck
out looking (3-2 BBKBKFK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Venezuela 9th - D. Chavez struck out swinging (1-2 KBKS). L. Connell
grounded out to p (2-2 BBKF). M. Sandoval struck out looking (3-2 BKBFBK). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 9th - T. Plouffe walked (3-2 SSBBFFBB). J. Smoak reached on a
fielder's choice (1-2 KBFFF); T. Plouffe out at second ss to 2b. J. Kroeger
singled to center field (2-0 BB); J. Smoak advanced to second. T. Tiffee
grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (0-1 F); J. Kroeger out on the play.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Venezuela 10th - IBAF International Tie Breaker. B. Rojo placed on
second. D. Chavez placed on first. Batter set to L. Connell. L. Connell reached
on a fielder's choice, bunt (0-0); D. Chavez advanced to second; B. Rojo
advanced to third. M. Sandoval struck out swinging (2-2 BFBFFS). G. Espineli to
p for E. Wasserman. R. Reyes walked, RBI (3-1 BBBKB); L. Connell advanced to
second; D. Chavez advanced to third; B. Rojo scored. L. Landaeta grounded out
to 1b unassisted, RBI (0-1 F); R. Reyes advanced to second; L. Connell advanced
to third; D. Chavez scored. N. Field to p for G. Espineli. W. Vazquez flied out
to cf (0-1 F). 2 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

USA 10th - T. Hulett placed on second. B. Coats placed on first. Batter
set to T. Plouffe. T. Plouffe flied out to rf (1-2 FBF). J. Smoak doubled to
left center, 2 RBI (2-2 BBKF); B. Coats scored; T. Hulett scored. J. Kroeger
flied out to cf (0-0). T. Tiffee intentionally walked (3-0 BBBB). J. Weber
flied out to cf (3-1 BBBK). 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Venezuela 11th - L. Landaeta placed on second. W. Vazquez placed on
first. Batter set to J. Sivira. J. Sivira struck out swinging (0-2 FFS). Y.
Garcia struck out swinging (0-2 KKS). B. Rojo walked (3-2 BKSBFBB); W. Vazquez
advanced to second; L. Landaeta advanced to third. D. Chavez homered to left
field, 4 RBI (2-2 BBFFF); B. Rojo scored; W. Vazquez scored; L. Landaeta
scored. L. Connell singled up the middle (1-2 FBF). M. Sandoval struck out
swinging (2-2 KKBBS). 4 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 11th - R. Zarate to p for J. Escalona. T. Tiffee placed on second.
J. Weber placed on first. Batter set to P. Alvarez. P. Alvarez flied out to lf
(1-2 KKB). J. Castro grounded out to ss (2-0 BB); J. Weber advanced to second;
T. Tiffee advanced to third. T. Hulett struck out looking (3-2 BBKFBK). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.