MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Kansas City

Athletics 1st
Luke Hudson pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Stewart grounded out to second.
Chris Snelling:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Snelling grounded out to first.
Eric Chavez:Foul, Chavez flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Joe Kennedy pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Strike looking, DeJesus flied out to right.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek fouled out to first.
Mark Teahen:Strike swinging, Teahen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Luke Hudson pitching:
Nick Swisher:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Swisher grounded out to first.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson walked.
Jack Cust:Cust homered to right, Johnson scored.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Ball, Ellis walked.
Adam Melhuse:Ball, Melhuse grounded out to shortstop, Ellis to second.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Scutaro walked.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Stewart doubled to deep left, Ellis and Scutaro scored.
Chris Snelling:Ball, Foul, Snelling safe at first on Sweeney's throwing error, Stewart scored
Danny Putnam ran for Chris Snelling.
Eric Chavez:Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Chavez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Royals 2nd
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Mike Sweeney:Ball, Strike looking, Sweeney popped out to shortstop.
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Ball, Brown flied out to deep left.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Butler popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Luke Hudson pitching:
Nick Swisher:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Swisher walked.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson singled to right, Swisher to second.
Jack Cust:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cust walked, Swisher to third, Johnson to second.
Mark Ellis:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ellis struck out on foul tip.
Adam Melhuse:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Melhuse struck out swinging.
Marco Scutaro:Ball, Ball, Scutaro flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Esteban German:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, German walked.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pena grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, German out at second
John Buck hit for Jason LaRue.
John Buck:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Buck struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Stewart reached on an infield single.
Danny Putnam:Strike looking, Ball, Putnam singled to right, Stewart to third.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Chavez homered to right, Stewart and Putnam scored.
Nick Swisher:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Swisher fouled out to catcher.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Johnson homered to right.
Jack Cust:Cust grounded out to first.
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ellis flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Joe Kennedy pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Foul, DeJesus flied out to left.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek grounded out to first.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Teahen flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Adam Melhuse:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Melhuse flied out to center.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Scutaro safe at first on 2nd baseman German's throwing error, Scutaro to second.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Stewart singled to right, Scutaro to third.
Danny Putnam:Foul, Foul, Foul, Putnam struck out looking.
Eric Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Chavez singled to left center, Scutaro scored, Stewart to second.
Joel Peralta relieved Todd Wellemeyer
Todd Walker hit for Nick Swisher.
Todd Walker:Foul, Walker grounded into fielder's choice to pitcher, Chavez out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Royals 5th
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Mike Sweeney:Sweeney lined out to shortstop.
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Brown struck out looking.
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike swinging, Butler singled to center.
Esteban German:German grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Joel Peralta pitching:
Dan Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Johnson doubled to deep right.
Jack Cust:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Cust struck out swinging.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Ball, Ball, Ellis walked.
Adam Melhuse:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Melhuse struck out swinging.
Marco Scutaro:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Scutaro doubled to deep left, Johnson and Ellis scored.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Stewart struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Joe Kennedy pitching:
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Pena doubled to center.
John Buck:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Buck struck out swinging.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to first, Pena to third.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike swinging, Ball, Grudzielanek doubled to deep right, Pena scored.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Ball, Teahen walked.
Mike Sweeney:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sweeney walked, Grudzielanek to third, Teahen to second.
Emil Brown:Brown doubled to deep right, Grudzielanek and Teahen scored, Sweeney to third.
Billy Butler:Butler flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Alex Gordon at first
Neal Musser pitching:
Danny Putnam:Ball, Ball, Putnam homered to right.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Chavez flied out to center.
Todd Walker:Walker reached on an infield single.
Dan Johnson:Ball, Walker to second on wild pitch, Johnson homered to right, Walker scored.
Jack Cust:Strike looking, Foul, Cust homered to right.
Mark Ellis:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ellis flied out to right.
Adam Melhuse:Melhuse lined out to left.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Jay Witasick pitching:
Esteban German:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, German walked.
Tony F. Pena:Pena flied out to right.
John Buck:Strike looking, Buck grounded into double play third to second to first, German out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Zack Greinke pitching:
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Scutaro fouled out to shortstop.
Shannon Stewart:Strike looking, Stewart singled to right
Travis Buck ran for Shannon Stewart.
Danny Putnam:Strike looking, Putnam singled to right, Buck to second.
Eric Chavez:Strike looking, Chavez flied out to center.
Todd Walker:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Walker singled to center, Buck to third, Putnam to second.
Dan Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Johnson walked, Buck scored, Putnam to third, Walker to second.
Jack Cust:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Cust struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Jay Marshall pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, DeJesus flied out to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to deep left.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Teahen grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Brandon Duckworth pitching:
Mark Ellis:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Shane Costa in right, Ellis struck out looking.
Adam Melhuse:Foul, Melhuse grounded out to pitcher.
Marco Scutaro:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Scutaro flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Lenny DiNardo pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike looking, Brown grounded out to shortstop.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Butler struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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