MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Chicago

Royals 1st
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, DeJesus grounded out to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek struck out swinging.
Mike Sweeney:Ball, Ball, Sweeney lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 1st
Joe Mays pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Podsednik grounded out to shortstop.
Tadahito Iguchi:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Iguchi singled to right.
Jim Thome:Ball, Iguchi to second on wild pitch, Pickoff attempt to second, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Thome walked.
Paul Konerko:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Konerko homered to left, Iguchi and Thome scored.
Jermaine Dye:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Dye safe at first on 3rd baseman Teahen's throwing error.
A.J. Pierzynski:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Pierzynski reached on fielder's choice to second, Dye out at second.
Joe Crede:Ball, Crede homered to left, Pierzynski scored.
Juan Uribe:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Uribe flied out to center.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 2nd
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Reggie Sanders:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Sanders grounded out to third.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Mientkiewicz grounded out to second.
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Brown flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 2nd
Joe Mays pitching:
Brian N. Anderson:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Anderson singled to right.
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Podsednik lined into double play third to first, Anderson out at first.
Tadahito Iguchi:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Iguchi singled to center.
Jim Thome:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Thome struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Mark Teahen:Teahen flied out to center.
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Berroa flied out to right.
John Buck:Ball, Foul, Buck grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 3rd
Joe Mays pitching:
Paul Konerko:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Konerko struck out swinging.
Jermaine Dye:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Dye struck out looking.
A.J. Pierzynski:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Pierzynski flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, DeJesus struck out swinging.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek doubled to left.
Mike Sweeney:Foul, Sweeney grounded out to third.
Reggie Sanders:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Grudzielanek to third on wild pitch, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sanders popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
White Sox 4th
Joe Mays pitching:
Joe Crede:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Crede flied out to left.
Juan Uribe:Strike looking, Uribe grounded out to third.
Brian N. Anderson:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Anderson struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Doug Mientkiewicz:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Mientkiewicz struck out swinging.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Brown struck out swinging.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike swinging, Teahen flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 5th
Joe Mays pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Podsednik ground-rule doubled to center.
Tadahito Iguchi:Foul, Iguchi singled to left center, Podsednik to third.
Jim Thome:Thome singled to center, Podsednik scored, Iguchi to third.
Paul Konerko:Konerko doubled to deep left, Iguchi scored, Thome to third.
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Ball, Foul, Dye grounded out to third.
A.J. Pierzynski:Pierzynski popped out to second.
Joe Crede:Ball, Ball, Foul, Crede popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Berroa grounded out to second.
John Buck:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Buck walked.
David DeJesus:Ball, Buck caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, DeJesus grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 6th
Joe Mays pitching:
Juan Uribe:Uribe doubled to center.
Brian N. Anderson:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Anderson struck out swinging.
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Podsednik singled to center, Uribe scored.
Joel Peralta relieved Joe Mays.
Tadahito Iguchi:Strike looking, Foul, Iguchi struck out looking.
Jim Thome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Thome fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek grounded out to first.
Mike Sweeney:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Sweeney struck out swinging.
Reggie Sanders:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sanders struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 7th
Ross Gload at first
Joel Peralta pitching:
Ross Gload:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gload walked.
Jermaine Dye:Dye flied out to right.
A.J. Pierzynski:Ball, Ball, Shane Costa in right, Esteban German at second, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pierzynski walked, Gload to second.
Joe Crede:Pablo Ozuna hit for Joe Crede.
Pablo Ozuna:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ozuna singled to center, Gload scored, Pierzynski to second.
Juan Uribe:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pierzynski to third, Ozuna to second on wild pitch, Ball, Strike swinging, Uribe struck out swinging.
Brian N. Anderson:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Anderson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Tony Graffanino hit for Doug Mientkiewicz
Boone Logan pitching:
Tony Graffanino:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Graffanino lined out to second.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Brown flied out to center.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Teahen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 8th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Podsednik fouled out to third.
Tadahito Iguchi:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Iguchi struck out swinging
Alex Cintron hit for Jim Thome.
Alex Cintron:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Cintron flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Cliff Politte pitching:
Angel M. Berroa:Berroa grounded out to shortstop.
John Buck:Buck popped out to second.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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