MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. Kansas City

Pirates 1st
Scott Elarton pitching:
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Bautista doubled to left.
Jack Wilson:Wilson sacrificed to pitcher, Bautista to third.
Sean Casey:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Casey struck out looking.
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bay struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Paul Maholm pitching:
Esteban German:Strike looking, German grounded bunt out to third.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek walked.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Ball, Ball, Sanders walked, Grudzielanek to second.
Emil Brown:Ball, Ball, Brown flied out to right, Grudzielanek to third.
Tony Graffanino:Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek scored on passed ball, Sanders to second, Graffanino singled to left, Sanders scored.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teahen flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 2nd
Scott Elarton pitching:
Freddy Sanchez:Foul, Sanchez flied out to right.
Craig A. Wilson:Strike looking, Ball, Wilson safe at first on 3rd baseman Graffanino's fielding error.
Joe Randa:Ball, Ball, Foul, Randa lined out to left.
Jose Castillo:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Castillo doubled to center, Wilson scored.
Humberto Cota:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Cota singled to center, Castillo scored.
Jose A. Bautista:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bautista struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Royals 2nd
Paul Maholm pitching:
Angel M. Berroa:Berroa flied out to right.
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Buck homered to left center.
Joey Gathright:Gathright grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Esteban German:Ball, German doubled softly to right.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Scott Elarton pitching:
Jack Wilson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Wilson struck out swinging.
Sean Casey:Ball, Ball, Ball, Casey walked.
Jason Bay:Bay popped out to shortstop.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Sanchez flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Paul Maholm pitching:
Reggie Sanders:Sanders grounded out to shortstop.
Emil Brown:Brown grounded out to shortstop.
Tony Graffanino:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Graffanino struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Scott Elarton pitching:
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Wilson walked.
Joe Randa:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Randa fouled out to catcher.
Jose Castillo:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Castillo flied out to left.
Humberto Cota:Cota grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Teahen grounded out to first.
Angel M. Berroa:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Berroa walked.
John Buck:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Buck walked, Berroa to second.
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Ball, Gathright sacrificed to pitcher, Berroa to third, Buck to second.
Esteban German:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, German singled to left, Berroa and Buck scored.
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Grudzielanek grounded into fielder's choice to third, German out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Scott Elarton pitching:
Jose A. Bautista:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Bautista fouled out to catcher.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Ball, Wilson flied out to right.
Sean Casey:Strike looking, Foul, Casey fouled out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Sanders walked.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Ball, Brown fouled out to first.
Tony Graffanino:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Graffanino doubled to left, Sanders scored.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Foul, Teahen singled to right, Graffanino scored.
Ryan Vogelsong relieved Paul Maholm.
Angel M. Berroa:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Berroa struck out swinging.
John Buck:Ball, Buck hit by pitch, Teahen to second.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Gathright struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
Scott Elarton pitching:
Jason Bay:Strike looking, Bay singled to left center.
Freddy Sanchez:Strike looking, Sanchez singled to left, Bay to second.
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Wilson reached on a double play, Bay out at third, Sanchez out at second.
Joe Randa:Ball, Randa doubled to center, Wilson scored.
Jose Castillo:Ball, Ball, Ball, Castillo walked.
Humberto Cota:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Cota safe at first on shortstop Berroa's fielding error, Randa and Castillo scored.
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Ball, Ball, Bautista walked, Cota to second.
Joel Peralta relieved Scott Elarton.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Wilson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Royals 6th
Ryan Vogelsong pitching:
Esteban German:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, German singled softly to shallow center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek lined out to left.
Reggie Sanders:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sanders singled to shallow center, German to second.
Emil Brown:Brown singled to left center, German scored, Sanders to second.
Tony Graffanino:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Graffanino singled to center, Sanders scored, Brown to third.
John Grabow relieved Ryan Vogelsong.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Teahen struck out swinging.
Angel M. Berroa:Strike looking, Berroa grounded into fielder's choice to third, Graffanino out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
Joel Peralta pitching:
Sean Casey:Casey doubled to deep right.
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Bay doubled to center, Casey scored.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Bay to third on wild pitch, Strike looking, Sanchez grounded out to second, Bay scored.
Craig A. Wilson:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Wilson struck out looking.
Joe Randa:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Randa grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Roberto Hernandez pitching:
John Buck:Roberto Hernandez relieved John Grabow, Foul, Ball, Buck singled to shallow center.
Joey Gathright:Bunt foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gathright walked, Buck to second.
Esteban German:Ball, German sacrificed to third, Buck to third, Gathright to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Buck out at home, Gathright to third.
Reggie Sanders:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sanders safe at first on shortstop Wilson's fielding error, Gathright scored, Grudzielanek to second.
Emil Brown:Foul, Foul, Ball, Brown tripled to center, Grudzielanek and Sanders scored, Brown scored on Castillo's throwing error
Doug Mientkiewicz hit for Tony Graffanino.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Mientkiewicz struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 2 Hits, 2 Errors)

Pirates 8th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Jose Castillo:Ball, Ball, Ball, Castillo walked.
Humberto Cota:Foul, Foul, Foul, Cota flied out to center.
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Ball, Bautista grounded into double play third to second to first, Castillo out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Mike Gonzalez pitching:
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teahen grounded out to second.
Angel M. Berroa:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Berroa struck out swinging.
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Buck hit by pitch.
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Gathright hit by pitch, Buck to second.
Esteban German:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, German walked, Buck to third, Gathright to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to left, Buck and Gathright scored, German to second.
Reggie Sanders:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Sanders struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Jack Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Wilson grounded out to second.
Sean Casey:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Casey grounded out to pitcher.
Jason Bay:Ball, Bay flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)