MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Boston

Royals 1st
Tim Wakefield pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Foul, Grudzielanek struck out swinging.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Mientkiewicz fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 1st
Luke Hudson pitching:
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Youkilis singled to left, Youkilis out at second.
Mark Loretta:Strike looking, Loretta grounded out to third.
David Ortiz:Ball, Strike looking, Ortiz singled to right.
Manny Ramirez:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ramirez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Tim Wakefield pitching:
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Brown hit by pitch.
Matt Stairs:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Stairs struck out on foul tip.
Tony Graffanino:Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Graffanino fouled out to first.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball (pitchout), Strike swinging, Teahen singled to right, Brown to third.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Gathright walked, Teahen to second.
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Buck walked, Brown scored, Teahen to third, Gathright to second.
David DeJesus:Strike swinging, Ball, DeJesus singled to shallow left center, Teahen and Gathright scored, Buck to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Buck to third, DeJesus out at second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 2nd
Luke Hudson pitching:
Trot Nixon:Nixon grounded out to first.
Mike Lowell:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lowell struck out swinging.
Coco Crisp:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Crisp ground-rule doubled to center.
Doug Mirabelli:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Mirabelli struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Tim Wakefield pitching:
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Mientkiewicz flied out to center.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Brown singled to right.
Matt Stairs:Strike swinging, Stairs reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Brown out at second.
Tony Graffanino:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Graffanino walked, Stairs to second.
Mark Teahen:Strike swinging, Foul, Teahen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 3rd
Luke Hudson pitching:
Alex Gonzalez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Gonzalez singled to left.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Ball, Youkilis grounded into double play third to second to first, Gonzalez out at second.
Mark Loretta:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Loretta flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Tim Wakefield pitching:
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Bunt foul, Foul, Gathright grounded out to second.
John Buck:Ball, Buck ground-rule doubled to right.
David DeJesus:Foul, Ball, Ball, DeJesus popped out to third.
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 4th
Luke Hudson pitching:
David Ortiz:Ball, Ball, Ortiz grounded out to second.
Manny Ramirez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ramirez flied out to right.
Trot Nixon:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Nixon lined out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Manny Delcarmen pitching:
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Ball, Mientkiewicz singled to center.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Brown flied out to center.
Matt Stairs:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Stairs struck out swinging.
Tony Graffanino:Strike looking, Graffanino lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 5th
Luke Hudson pitching:
Mike Lowell:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lowell grounded out to shortstop.
Coco Crisp:Strike (missed bunt), Ball, Foul, Crisp singled to center.
Doug Mirabelli:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Mirabelli reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Crisp out at second, Mirabelli to second on shortstop Grudzielanek's throwing error.
Alex Gonzalez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Gonzalez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Royals 6th
Manny Delcarmen pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teahen reached on an infield single.
Joey Gathright:Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Gathright hit by pitch, Teahen to second.
John Buck:Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt to second, Buck sacrificed to pitcher, Teahen to third, Gathright to second.
David DeJesus:DeJesus grounded out to first, Teahen scored, Gathright to third.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 6th
Luke Hudson pitching:
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Youkilis flied out to center.
Mark Loretta:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Loretta safe at first on 3rd baseman Graffanino's fielding error.
David Ortiz:Strike looking, Ball, Ortiz lined into double play second to first, Loretta out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 7th
Craig Hansen pitching:
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Mientkiewicz grounded out to second.
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Brown grounded out to shortstop.
Matt Stairs:Ball, Stairs singled to shallow center.
Tony Graffanino:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Graffanino struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 7th
Luke Hudson pitching:
Manny Ramirez:Ramirez singled to deep left center.
Trot Nixon:Nixon flied out to center.
Mike Lowell:Ball, Ball, Foul, Lowell singled to left center, Ramirez to second.
Coco Crisp:Ball, Crisp singled to right, Ramirez scored, Lowell to second.
Joel Peralta relieved Luke Hudson.
Doug Mirabelli:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mirabelli homered to left center, Lowell and Crisp scored.
Alex Gonzalez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Gonzalez struck out swinging.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Youkilis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Mike Timlin pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Teahen grounded out to second.
Joey Gathright:Gathright grounded out to shortstop.
John Buck:Foul, Ball, Buck popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 8th
Joel Peralta pitching:
Mark Loretta:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Loretta singled to center.
Andrew Sisco relieved Joel Peralta.
David Ortiz:Ortiz singled to right, Loretta to third.
Manny Ramirez:Todd Wellemeyer relieved Andrew Sisco, Willie Harris ran for Mark Loretta, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to left, Harris scored.
Trot Nixon:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Nixon struck out swinging, Ortiz stole second.
Mike Lowell:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Lowell walked.
Coco Crisp:Strike swinging, Foul, Crisp struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Jonathan Papelbon pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus grounded out to first.
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Grudzielanek grounded out to second.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Foul, Mientkiewicz flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)