MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Texas

Royals 1st
Kevin Millwood pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to first.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek lined out to second.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Teahen walked.
Matt Stairs:Strike looking, Ball, Teahen stole second, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Stairs struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Jorge De La Rosa pitching:
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Matthews struck out looking.
Michael Young:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Young walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Lee walked, Young to second.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teixeira struck out looking.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Kinsler popped out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Emil Brown:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Brown walked.
Shane Costa:Strike looking, Costa grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Brown out at second.
John Buck:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Buck struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Jorge De La Rosa pitching:
Gerald Laird:Ball, Laird homered to left.
Mark DeRosa:DeRosa homered to left.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson struck out swinging.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Cruz flied out to right.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Matthews singled to left.
Michael Young:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Joey Gathright:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Gathright grounded out to second.
Andres Blanco:Strike looking, Blanco grounded out to first.
David DeJesus:DeJesus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Jorge De La Rosa pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee singled to left center.
Mark Teixeira:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Teixeira singled to left center, Lee to second.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Bunt foul, Kinsler struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Laird grounded into double play third to second to first, Teixeira out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek grounded out to third.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Ball, Teahen walked.
Matt Stairs:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Stairs singled to center, Teahen to second.
Emil Brown:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Brown flied out to center.
Shane Costa:Strike looking, Ball, Costa hit by pitch, Teahen to third, Stairs to second.
John Buck:Buck singled to center, Teahen and Stairs scored, Costa to second.
Joey Gathright:Gathright grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Jorge De La Rosa pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeRosa struck out looking.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Foul, Wilkerson singled to left center.
Nelson R. Cruz:Foul, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Foul, Cruz struck out swinging.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Matthews popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Andres Blanco:Bunt foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Blanco singled to left.
David DeJesus:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, DeJesus grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Blanco out at second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek doubled to deep left.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Teahen walked.
Matt Stairs:Ball, Strike looking, Stairs grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Jorge De La Rosa pitching:
Michael Young:Ball, Young flied out to right.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee doubled to deep right.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Teixeira singled to center, Lee to third.
Ian Kinsler:Kinsler flied out to right.
Gerald Laird:Foul, Laird flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Brown grounded out to second.
Shane Costa:Foul, Costa doubled to left.
John Buck:Buck doubled to center, Costa scored.
Joey Gathright:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gathright walked.
Andres Blanco:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Blanco singled to right, Buck to third, Gathright to second.
C.J. Wilson relieved Kevin Millwood.
David DeJesus:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, DeJesus reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Buck scored, Gathright to third, Blanco out at second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Jorge De La Rosa pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, DeRosa grounded out to shortstop.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Wilkerson grounded out to first.
Nelson R. Cruz:Foul, Ball, Ball, Cruz reached on an infield single.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Matthews grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
C.J. Wilson pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Teahen grounded out to second.
Matt Stairs:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Stairs struck out swinging.
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Brown fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Michael Young:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Young struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Lee reached on an infield single.
Mark Teixeira:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Teixeira singled to right, Lee to third.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Foul, Kinsler hit sacrifice fly to center, Lee scored.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Laird walked, Teixeira to second.
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, DeRosa walked, Teixeira to third, Laird to second.
Jeremy Affeldt relieved Todd Wellemeyer.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Wilkerson grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
C.J. Wilson pitching:
Shane Costa:Strike looking, Strike looking, Costa grounded out to second.
Rick Bauer relieved C.J. Wilson.
John Buck:Ball, Buck singled to center.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Buck to second on wild pitch, Ball, Foul, Gathright grounded out to second, Buck to third.
Andres Blanco:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Blanco grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Hank Blalock hit for Nelson R. Cruz
Joe Nelson pitching:
Hank Blalock:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Blalock flied out to right.
Gary Matthews Jr.:Matthews singled to shallow left center.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Young struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Akinori Otsuka pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus reached on bunt single to first.
Mark Grudzielanek:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Grudzielanek singled to left center, DeJesus to third.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Teahen reached on fielder's choice to second, DeJesus scored, Grudzielanek out at second.
Matt Stairs:Pickoff attempt, Stairs flied out to deep right.
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Brown struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 9th
Ambiorix Burgos pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Teixeira grounded out to second.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Foul, Kinsler struck out swinging.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Strike swinging, Laird reached on bunt single to pitcher.
Mark DeRosa:DeRosa grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)