MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Houston

Royals 1st
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Esteban German:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, German struck out swinging.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to right.
Reggie Sanders:Sanders flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Brandon Duckworth pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Biggio flied out to shallow shortstop.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Lamb grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Burke:Ball, Burke doubled hard to left.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Berkman lined out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Brown grounded out to second.
Tony Graffanino:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Graffanino reached on an infield single.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Mientkiewicz grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Graffanino out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Brandon Duckworth pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Ensberg grounded out to shortstop.
Preston Wilson:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Wilson struck out swinging.
Brad Ausmus:Foul, Ball, Ausmus flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Angel M. Berroa:Berroa grounded out to third.
John Buck:Strike looking, Ball, Buck singled to center.
Brandon Duckworth:Duckworth sacrificed to pitcher, Buck to second.
Esteban German:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, German struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Brandon Duckworth pitching:
Adam Everett:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Everett grounded out to third.
Andy Pettitte:Strike looking, Pettitte grounded out to pitcher.
Craig Biggio:Foul, Foul, Biggio grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Grudzielanek lined out to first.
Reggie Sanders:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Sanders struck out swinging.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Brown flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Brandon Duckworth pitching:
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Lamb grounded out to right.
Chris Burke:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Burke doubled to deep left center.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman struck out swinging.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ensberg grounded out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Tony Graffanino:Strike looking, Graffanino grounded out to third.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Mientkiewicz grounded out to third.
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Berroa struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Brandon Duckworth pitching:
Preston Wilson:Ball, Wilson homered to left center.
Brad Ausmus:Ausmus doubled to center.
Adam Everett:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Everett singled to left center, Ausmus to third.
Andy Pettitte:Pettitte sacrificed to catcher, Everett to second.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Biggio flied out to third.
Mike Lamb:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lamb struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
John Buck:Buck homered to right.
Brandon Duckworth:Ball, Duckworth doubled to left.
Esteban German:Ball, Ball, German sacrificed to third, Duckworth to third.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek doubled to center, Duckworth scored.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Sanders homered to right, Grudzielanek scored.
Emil Brown:Ball, Foul, Brown flied out to center.
Tony Graffanino:Graffanino flied out to left.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Brandon Duckworth pitching:
Chris Burke:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Burke flied out to catcher.
Lance Berkman:Berkman singled to right.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ensberg walked, Berkman to second.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Foul, Berkman to third, Ensberg to second on wild pitch, Ball, Strike looking, Wilson grounded out to third, Berkman scored
Mark Teahen at third.
Elmer Dessens relieved Brandon Duckworth.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Foul, Ausmus flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Mientkiewicz flied out to right.
Angel M. Berroa:Berroa grounded out to shortstop.
John Buck:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Buck struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Elmer Dessens pitching:
Adam Everett:Everett grounded out to shortstop.
Andy Pettitte:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Orlando Palmeiro in left, Palmeiro walked.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Ball, Biggio doubled to deep left center, Pettitte to third.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Lamb grounded out to second, Palmeiro scored, Biggio to third.
Chris Burke:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Burke doubled to left, Biggio scored.
Lance Berkman:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Berkman intentionally walked.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ensberg flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Trever Miller pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Teahen struck out swinging
David DeJesus in center.
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, DeJesus struck out looking.
Mark Grudzielanek:Chad Qualls relieved Trever Miller, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Wilson grounded out to shortstop.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Ausmus grounded out to second.
Adam Everett:Everett flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Reggie Sanders:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Sanders grounded out to shortstop.
Emil Brown:Ball, Brown doubled to center
Matt Stairs at designated hitter.
Matt Stairs:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Stairs walked.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Mientkiewicz homered to right, Brown and Stairs scored.
Dan Wheeler relieved Chad Qualls.
Angel M. Berroa:Ball, Foul, Foul, Berroa flied out to right.
John Buck:Ball, Strike looking, Buck grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Ambiorix Burgos pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Palmeiro flied out to left.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Biggio struck out swinging.
Mike Lamb:Foul, Ball, Lamb flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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