MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Kansas City

Cardinals 1st
Scott Elarton pitching:
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kennedy walked.
So Taguchi:Taguchi singled to left center, Kennedy to third.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Pujols grounded into double play second to first, Kennedy scored, Taguchi out at second.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Kip Wells pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, DeJesus walked.
Esteban German:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, German walked, DeJesus to second.
Mark Teahen:Strike swinging, Teahen grounded out to first, DeJesus to third, German to second.
Emil Brown:Ball, Brown singled to right, DeJesus scored, German to third.
Alex Gordon:Gordon grounded into double play shortstop to first, Brown out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Scott Elarton pitching:
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Rolen singled to left center.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Encarnacion walked, Rolen to second.
Chris Duncan:Ball, Duncan homered to right, Rolen and Encarnacion scored.
Kelly Stinnett:Ball, Stinnett grounded out to third.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Strike looking, Miles grounded out to second.
Adam Kennedy:Foul, Ball, Foul, Kennedy flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Kip Wells pitching:
Ryan Shealy:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Shealy walked.
Jason LaRue:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, LaRue struck out swinging.
Tony F. Pena:Pena singled to right, Shealy to second.
Joey Gathright:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Gathright walked, Shealy to third, Pena to second.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus hit by pitch, Shealy scored, Pena to third, Gathright to second.
Esteban German:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, German singled to left center, Pena and Gathright scored, DeJesus to second.
Mark Teahen:Randy Flores relieved Kip Wells, Teahen singled to center, DeJesus scored, German to third, Teahen to second advancing on throw.
Emil Brown:Ball, Brown doubled to left, German and Teahen scored.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon reached on an infield single, Brown to third.
Ryan Shealy:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Shealy reached on fielder's choice to second, Brown scored, Gordon out at second.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, LaRue singled to left center, Shealy to second.
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Pena singled to right, Shealy scored, LaRue to third.
Joey Gathright:Strike swinging, Foul, Gathright grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (8 Runs, 7 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Scott Elarton pitching:
So Taguchi:Ball, Taguchi singled to left.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Foul, Pujols singled to right, Taguchi to second.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Edmonds walked, Taguchi to third, Pujols to second.
Zack Greinke relieved Scott Elarton.
Scott Rolen:Rolen hit sacrifice fly to right, Taguchi scored, Pujols to third.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Ball, Encarnacion popped out to second.
Chris Duncan:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Duncan singled to left center, Pujols scored, Edmonds to third, Duncan to second advancing on throw.
Kelly Stinnett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Stinnett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Kelvin Jimenez pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, DeJesus grounded out to first.
Esteban German:German grounded out to third.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Teahen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Zack Greinke pitching:
Aaron Miles:Ball, Ball, Ball, Miles walked.
Adam Kennedy:Kennedy flied out to right.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Taguchi struck out swinging.
Albert Pujols:Pujols grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Kelvin Jimenez pitching:
Emil Brown:Brown singled to center.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Gordon homered to right, Brown scored.
Ryan Shealy:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Shealy struck out swinging.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, LaRue grounded out to shortstop.
Tony F. Pena:Pena singled to center.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gathright walked, Pena to second.
David DeJesus:DeJesus doubled to center, Pena and Gathright scored.
Esteban German:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, German walked.
Tyler J. Johnson relieved Kelvin Jimenez.
Mark Teahen:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Teahen tripled to deep left, DeJesus and German scored.
Emil Brown:Brown grounded out to second.
End of Inning (6 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Zack Greinke pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Edmonds singled to right.
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Rolen grounded into double play second to first, Edmonds out at second.
Juan Encarnacion:Foul, Strike looking, Encarnacion struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Tyler J. Johnson pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Gordon flied out to right.
Ryan Shealy:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Shealy flied out to right.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, LaRue flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Zack Greinke pitching:
Chris Duncan:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Duncan grounded out to first.
Kelly Stinnett:Foul, Stinnett flied out to right.
Aaron Miles:Ball, Ball, Foul, Miles doubled to center.
Adam Kennedy:Kennedy singled to right, Miles scored.
So Taguchi:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kennedy stole second, Ball, Taguchi popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Russ Springer pitching:
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pena doubled to center.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gathright walked.
David DeJesus:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, DeJesus flied out to deep left.
Esteban German:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, German struck out swinging.
Mark Teahen:Teahen tripled to deep right, Pena and Gathright scored.
Emil Brown:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Brown struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Pujols homered to left center.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Edmonds lined out to second.
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Ball, Rolen flied out to right.
Juan Encarnacion:Encarnacion singled to shallow center.
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Encarnacion to second on fielder's indifference, Strike swinging, Ball, Duncan flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Gordon struck out swinging.
Ryan Shealy:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Shealy lined out to shortstop.
Jason LaRue:LaRue flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Kelly Stinnett:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Stinnett flied out to deep right.
Aaron Miles:Miles grounded out to pitcher.
Adam Kennedy:Strike looking, Ball, Kennedy grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Ryan Franklin pitching:
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Ball, Pena lined out to first.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Ball, Gathright grounded out to shortstop.
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Fernando Cortez at second
Neal Musser pitching:
So Taguchi:Ball, Taguchi flied out to left.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pujols grounded out to third.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Foul, Ball, Edmonds grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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