MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Kansas City

Twins 1st
Jose Lima pitching:
Michael Ryan:Ball, Ryan doubled to right.
Nick Punto:Punto reached on fielder's choice to first, Ryan out at third, Punto to second.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Mauer tripled to center, Punto scored.
Jacque Jones:Ball, Jones flied out to center.
Lew Ford:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ford doubled to left, Mauer scored.
Matt LeCroy:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, LeCroy flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Carlos Silva pitching:
Aaron C. Guiel:Strike looking, Foul, Guiel struck out swinging.
Denny Hocking:Foul, Ball, Hocking flied out to left.
Terrence Long:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Long grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Jose Lima pitching:
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau flied out to center.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer grounded out to first.
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Bartlett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Carlos Silva pitching:
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Brown doubled to right.
Matt Stairs:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Stairs grounded out to first, Brown to third.
Angel M. Berroa:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Berroa reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Brown out at third.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Teahen grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Jose Lima pitching:
Michael Ryan:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ryan popped out to shortstop.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Foul, Punto singled to right.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Mauer singled to right, Punto to second.
Jacque Jones:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Jones grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Mauer out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Carlos Silva pitching:
John Buck:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Buck homered to left center.
Joe McEwing:Ball, McEwing grounded out to pitcher.
Aaron C. Guiel:Strike looking, Guiel popped out to shortstop.
Denny Hocking:Strike looking, Hocking flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Jose Lima pitching:
Lew Ford:Ball, Ford flied out to right.
Matt LeCroy:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, LeCroy flied out to center.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Morneau flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Carlos Silva pitching:
Terrence Long:Long flied out to center.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Brown grounded out to pitcher.
Matt Stairs:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Stairs homered to right.
Angel M. Berroa:Ball, Foul, Berroa grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
Jose Lima pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Cuddyer grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Bartlett grounded out to third.
Michael Ryan:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ryan flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Carlos Silva pitching:
Mark Teahen:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Teahen singled to left center.
John Buck:Buck reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Teahen out at second.
Joe McEwing:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, McEwing singled to right, Buck to second.
Aaron C. Guiel:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Guiel grounded out to first, Buck to third, McEwing to second.
Denny Hocking:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Hocking struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Jose Lima pitching:
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Punto walked.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Mauer doubled to center, Punto scored.
Jacque Jones:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Jones singled to center, Mauer scored, Jones to second on center fielder Guiel's fielding error.
Lew Ford:Strike (missed bunt), Ford hit by pitch.
Matt LeCroy:Ball, LeCroy flied out to center.
Justin Morneau:Jimmy Gobble relieved Jose Lima, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Jones stole third Ford to second, Morneau homered to right, Jones and Ford scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Foul, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Strike looking, Bartlett lined out to third.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Royals 6th
Carlos Silva pitching:
Terrence Long:Strike looking, Ball, Long grounded out to shortstop.
Emil Brown:Ball, Brown flied out to right.
Matt Stairs:Strike looking, Stairs doubled to right.
Angel M. Berroa:Ball, Foul, Berroa grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Michael Ryan:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ryan struck out looking.
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Punto lined out to center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Mauer grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Carlos Silva pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Teahen lined out to center.
John Buck:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Buck hit by pitch.
Joe McEwing:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, McEwing singled to center, Buck to second.
Aaron C. Guiel:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Guiel grounded out to first, Buck to third, McEwing to second.
Denny Hocking:Foul, Hocking singled to center, Buck and McEwing scored, Hocking to second on catcher Mauer's fielding error.
J.C. Romero relieved Carlos Silva.
Terrence Long:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Long struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Twins 8th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Jacque Jones:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Jones struck out swinging.
Lew Ford:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ford flied out to center.
Matt LeCroy:Strike looking, LeCroy singled to center.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Morneau popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Jesse Crain pitching:
Emil Brown:Brown doubled to deep right.
Matt Stairs:Ball, Stairs reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Brown out at third.
Angel M. Berroa:Berroa singled to right, Stairs to second.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Teahen grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Berroa out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Cuddyer singled to left center.
Jason Bartlett:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Bartlett singled to right, Cuddyer to second.
Michael Ryan:Ryan sacrificed to pitcher, Cuddyer to third, Bartlett to second.
Nick Punto:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Punto walked.
Joe Mauer:Ambiorix Burgos relieved Jimmy Gobble, Strike looking, Ball, Mauer grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Punto out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Joe Nathan pitching:
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Buck walked.
Joe McEwing:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, McEwing singled to right, Buck to third.
Aaron C. Guiel:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Guiel struck out swinging.
Denny Hocking:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Hocking struck out swinging.
Terrence Long:Long flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)