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MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Kansas City

Rangers 1st
Scott Elarton pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Matthews singled to center.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Young reached on fielder's choice to second, Matthews out at second.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Teixeira popped out to third.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Blalock popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Kevin Millwood pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, DeJesus struck out looking.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Mientkiewicz singled to left center.
Emil Brown:Ball, Foul, Ball, Brown grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Scott Elarton pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa popped out to first.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Ball, Wilkerson homered to center.
Kevin Mench:Strike looking, Ball, Mench grounded out to third.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Laird flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Matt Stairs:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Stairs flied out to deep left.
Shane Costa:Foul, Costa grounded out to first.
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Berroa singled to center.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Berroa stole second, Teahen singled to center, Berroa scored.
Paul Bako:Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Bako singled to right, Teahen to third.
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, DeJesus walked, Bako to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Grudzielanek lined out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Scott Elarton pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kinsler flied out to deep left.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Foul, Ball, Matthews lined out to right.
Michael Young:Young doubled to center.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Teixeira grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Ball, Mientkiewicz grounded out to third.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Brown singled to deep right.
Matt Stairs:Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Stairs struck out looking.
Shane Costa:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Brown caught stealing, catcher to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Scott Elarton pitching:
Hank Blalock:Ball, Blalock singled to right.
Mark DeRosa:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa flied out to left.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Wilkerson doubled to deep right, Blalock to third.
Kevin Mench:Strike swinging, Mench doubled to center, Blalock and Wilkerson scored.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Ball, Laird walked.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Kinsler singled to center, Mench scored, Laird out at third, Kinsler to second advancing on throw.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Matthews flied out to center.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Shane Costa:Foul, Foul, Ball, Costa popped out to second.
Angel M. Berroa:Foul, Berroa grounded out to first.
Mark Teahen:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Teahen homered to right.
Paul Bako:Bako grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Scott Elarton pitching:
Michael Young:Foul, Young flied out to right.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teixeira walked.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Blalock struck out swinging.
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, DeRosa singled to deep left, Teixeira to third.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Wilkerson flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, DeJesus singled to left center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Pickoff attempt, Grudzielanek grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, DeJesus out at second.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Foul, Mientkiewicz flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Denny Bautista pitching:
Kevin Mench:Strike looking, Mench flied out to right.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Laird doubled to right.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Laird to third on wild pitch, Kinsler homered to left center, Laird scored.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Matthews grounded out to third.
Michael Young:Young flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Emil Brown:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Brown struck out swinging.
Matt Stairs:Stairs grounded out to first.
Shane Costa:Strike looking, Foul, Costa grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
Denny Bautista pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira flied out to center.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Blalock singled to shallow left center.
Mark DeRosa:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeRosa walked, Blalock to second.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Wilkerson reached on fielder's choice to second, Blalock to third, DeRosa out at second.
Kevin Mench:Mench grounded into fielder's choice to second, Wilkerson out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Angel M. Berroa:Ball, Foul, Berroa safe at first on 3rd baseman Blalock's throwing error.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Teahen struck out swinging.
Paul Bako:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Bako struck out swinging.
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 8th
Denny Bautista pitching:
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Laird struck out looking.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kinsler lined out to second.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Foul, Foul, Ball, Matthews grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Rick Bauer pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Mientkiewicz walked.
Emil Brown:Brown singled to left center, Mientkiewicz to second.
Ron Mahay relieved Rick Bauer
Esteban German hit for Matt Stairs.
Esteban German:Ball, Strike looking, German singled to right, Mientkiewicz to third, Brown to second.
Francisco Cordero relieved Ron Mahay
Reggie Sanders hit for Shane Costa.
Reggie Sanders:Foul, Ball, Sanders grounded into double play third to second to first, German out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Jeremy Affeldt pitching:
Michael Young:Ball, Young flied out to deep right.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Teixeira grounded out to shortstop.
Hank Blalock:Foul, Ball, Blalock grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Francisco Cordero pitching:
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Berroa grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teahen struck out swinging.
Paul Bako:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Bako struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)