MLB Play by Play - Detroit vs. Kansas City

Tigers 1st
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Granderson struck out swinging.
Placido Polanco:Polanco reached on an infield single.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Foul, Rodriguez grounded into double play pitcher to second to first, Polanco out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Esteban German:Strike looking, Ball, German singled to right.
Mark Grudzielanek:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, German picked off at first, pitcher to first, Grudzielanek homered to left.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Sanders grounded out to shortstop.
Emil Brown:Brown flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 2nd
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Foul, Ordonez flied out to center.
Carlos Guillen:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Guillen singled to left.
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Guillen stole second, Shelton struck out swinging.
Craig Monroe:Monroe flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Tony Graffanino:Strike looking, Ball, Graffanino grounded out to third.
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Berroa grounded out to third.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Foul, Foul, Mientkiewicz hit by pitch.
John Buck:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Buck singled to right, Mientkiewicz to second.
Aaron C. Guiel:Guiel reached on an infield single, Mientkiewicz to third, Buck to second.
Esteban German:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, German grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Guiel out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 3rd
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Omar Infante:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Infante walked.
Brandon Inge:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Inge struck out swinging.
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Infante caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Strike swinging, Ball, Granderson walked.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Polanco grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to right.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Sanders homered to center, Grudzielanek scored.
Emil Brown:Ball, Ball, Brown homered to center.
Tony Graffanino:Ball, Strike looking, Graffanino flied out to right.
Angel M. Berroa:Berroa grounded out to shortstop.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Mientkiewicz flied out to left.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 4th
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop.
Magglio Ordonez:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ordonez reached on an infield single.
Carlos Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Guillen flied out to center.
Chris Shelton:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Shelton walked, Ordonez to second.
Craig Monroe:Strike looking, Foul, Monroe struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
John Buck:Buck singled to center.
Aaron C. Guiel:Strike looking, Guiel popped bunt out to pitcher.
Esteban German:Strike looking, Ball, German lined out to right.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Grudzielanek walked, Buck to second.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Sanders flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 5th
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Omar Infante:Infante flied out to second.
Brandon Inge:Strike looking, Ball, Inge popped out to first.
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Strike looking, Granderson singled to right.
Placido Polanco:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Polanco flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Brown grounded out to shortstop.
Tony Graffanino:Ball, Graffanino popped out to second.
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Foul, Berroa doubled to deep right.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Ball, Berroa picked off at third, catcher to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 6th
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Rodriguez grounded out to second.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Ordonez singled to center.
Carlos Guillen:Foul, Foul, Ball, Guillen homered to center, Ordonez scored.
Chris Shelton:Shelton singled to center.
Craig Monroe:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Monroe singled to left center, Shelton to second.
Ambiorix Burgos relieved Runelvys Hernandez.
Omar Infante:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Infante grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Monroe out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Strike looking, Mientkiewicz flied out to deep left.
John Buck:Ball, Strike looking, Buck flied out to deep right.
Aaron C. Guiel:Foul, Foul, Guiel struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 7th
Ambiorix Burgos pitching:
Brandon Inge:Inge reached on bunt single to pitcher.
Curtis Granderson:Foul, Ball, Granderson doubled to deep left center, Inge scored.
Placido Polanco:Strike swinging, Polanco lined out to right.
Ivan Rodriguez:Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to first, Granderson to third.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ordonez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Esteban German:Strike looking, German lined out to left.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Grudzielanek homered to left center.
Joel Zumaya relieved Kenny Rogers.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Strike swinging, Sanders grounded out to third.
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Brown walked.
Tony Graffanino:Ball, Ball, Graffanino lined out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 8th
Ambiorix Burgos pitching:
Carlos Guillen:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Guillen struck out swinging.
Chris Shelton:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Shelton struck out swinging.
Craig Monroe:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Monroe walked.
Elmer Dessens relieved Ambiorix Burgos.
Omar Infante:Strike looking, Infante singled to center, Monroe to second.
Brandon Inge:Ball, Inge singled to center, Monroe scored, Infante to third.
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Strike looking, Granderson doubled to deep left center, Infante and Inge scored.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Ball, Polanco singled to center, Granderson scored.
Ivan Rodriguez:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Rodriguez flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Joel Zumaya pitching:
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Foul, Berroa struck out swinging.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Mientkiewicz struck out swinging.
John Buck:Foul, Strike looking, Buck fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 9th
Joel Peralta pitching:
Magglio Ordonez:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ordonez struck out swinging.
Carlos Guillen:Guillen doubled to right.
Chris Shelton:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Shelton struck out looking.
Craig Monroe:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Monroe singled to left center, Guillen scored.
Omar Infante:Pickoff attempt, Infante singled to center, Monroe to second.
Brandon Inge:Strike looking, Ball, Inge flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Todd Jones pitching:
Aaron C. Guiel:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Guiel flied out to center.
Esteban German:Strike looking, German doubled to deep left.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Grudzielanek grounded out to third.
Reggie Sanders:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Sanders grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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