MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Boston

Royals 1st
Julian Tavarez pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus flied out to left.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Teahen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 1st
Odalis Perez pitching:
J.D. Drew:Ball, Ball, Foul, Drew popped out to third.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Foul, Pedroia reached on an infield single.
David Ortiz:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ortiz reached on an infield single, Pedroia to second.
Manny Ramirez:Strike swinging, Ramirez popped out to third.
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Youkilis struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Billy Butler:Butler reached on an infield single.
Ross Gload:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Gload struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon:Gordon grounded out to first, Butler to second.
Emil Brown:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Brown grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 2nd
Odalis Perez pitching:
Mike Lowell:Ball, Strike looking, Lowell grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Varitek:Strike looking, Varitek grounded out to shortstop.
Coco Crisp:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Crisp struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Jason Smith:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Smith struck out swinging.
Jason LaRue:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, LaRue struck out looking.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 3rd
Odalis Perez pitching:
Julio Lugo:Bunt foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lugo grounded out to shortstop.
J.D. Drew:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Drew flied out to center.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Pedroia doubled to left.
David Ortiz:Ball, Ortiz grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek singled to right.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike swinging, Teahen singled to left, Grudzielanek to second.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Foul, Butler grounded out to first, Grudzielanek to third, Teahen to second.
Ross Gload:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gload hit sacrifice fly to right, Grudzielanek scored.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Gordon singled to right, Teahen scored.
Emil Brown:Brown singled to center, Gordon to second.
Jason Smith:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Smith flied out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 4th
Odalis Perez pitching:
Manny Ramirez:Ramirez singled to shallow left center.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Youkilis walked, Ramirez to second.
Mike Lowell:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lowell singled to left center, Ramirez to third, Youkilis to second.
Jason Varitek:Strike swinging, Varitek reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Ramirez scored, Youkilis to third, Lowell out at second.
Coco Crisp:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Crisp walked, Varitek to second.
Julio Lugo:Lugo doubled to left, Youkilis and Varitek scored, Crisp to third.
J.D. Drew:Ball, Ball, Drew hit sacrifice fly to left, Crisp scored.
Dustin Pedroia:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pedroia grounded out to third.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Jason LaRue:LaRue grounded out to third.
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus reached on bunt single to catcher.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek doubled to deep left center, DeJesus scored.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Teahen safe at first on 3rd baseman Lowell's fielding error, Grudzielanek to third.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Butler doubled to center, Grudzielanek and Teahen scored.
Ross Gload:Gload grounded out to second, Butler to third.
Alex Gordon:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon singled to center, Butler scored.
Emil Brown:Mike Timlin relieved Julian Tavarez, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike swinging, Gordon caught stealing, catcher to second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)
Red Sox 5th
Odalis Perez pitching:
David Ortiz:Strike looking, Ball, Ortiz grounded out to second.
Manny Ramirez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ramirez homered to center.
Kevin Youkilis:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Youkilis grounded out to third.
Mike Lowell:Ball, Foul, Lowell grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Mike Timlin pitching:
Emil Brown:Foul, Foul, Brown grounded out to second.
Jason Smith:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Smith lined out to first.
Jason LaRue:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, LaRue struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 6th
David Riske pitching:
Jason Varitek:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Varitek grounded out to first.
Coco Crisp:Crisp lined out to second.
Julio Lugo:Strike looking, Foul, Lugo grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Mike Timlin pitching:
David DeJesus:DeJesus grounded out to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to right.
Mark Teahen:Foul, Teahen lined out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 7th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
J.D. Drew:Strike swinging, Drew grounded out to first.
Dustin Pedroia:Pedroia reached on an infield single.
David Ortiz:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ortiz struck out swinging.
Manny Ramirez:Joakim Soria relieved Jimmy Gobble, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ramirez walked, Pedroia to second.
Kevin Youkilis:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Youkilis grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Manny Delcarmen pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Butler walked.
Ross Gload:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Esteban German ran for Billy Butler, Gload struck out swinging, German caught stealing, catcher to shortstop.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 8th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Mike Lowell:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lowell flied out to left.
Jason Varitek:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Varitek struck out swinging.
Coco Crisp:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Crisp tripled to deep right.
Julio Lugo:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lugo flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Jonathan Papelbon pitching:
Emil Brown:Foul, Brown flied out to right.
Jason Smith:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Smith struck out swinging.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, LaRue struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 9th
Octavio Dotel pitching:
J.D. Drew:Strike looking, Ball, Drew grounded out to second.
Dustin Pedroia:Strike looking, Foul, Pedroia struck out swinging.
David Ortiz:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ortiz singled to center.
Manny Ramirez:Alex Cora ran for David Ortiz, Ball, Ramirez popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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