MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Detroit

Royals 1st
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Esteban German:Ball, Strike looking, German grounded out to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek reached on an infield single.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Teahen singled to center, Grudzielanek to third.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Butler grounded out to second, Grudzielanek scored, Teahen to second.
Reggie Sanders:Sanders grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Tigers 1st
Gil Meche pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Granderson popped out to shortstop.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Polanco flied out to right.
Gary Sheffield:Strike looking, Ball, Sheffield homered to left.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ordonez lined out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Emil Brown:Brown grounded out to third.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Gordon flied out to deep right.
John Buck:Buck grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Tigers 2nd
Gil Meche pitching:
Carlos Guillen:Foul, Ball, Ball, Guillen doubled to center.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Sean Casey:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Casey struck out swinging.
Brandon Inge:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Inge grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pena struck out looking.
Esteban German:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, German singled to right.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek singled to right, German to second.
Mark Teahen:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Teahen walked, German to third, Grudzielanek to second.
Billy Butler:Ball, Butler singled to center, German, Grudzielanek and Teahen scored, Butler to second on center fielder Granderson's throwing error.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Sanders struck out swinging.
Emil Brown:Brown grounded out to third.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Tigers 3rd
Gil Meche pitching:
Timo Perez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Perez grounded out to third.
Curtis Granderson:Strike looking, Foul, Granderson grounded out to third.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Polanco grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
John Buck:Buck safe at first on shortstop Guillen's fielding error.
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Pena reached on fielder's choice to third, Buck out at second.
Esteban German:Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, German grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Tigers 4th
Gil Meche pitching:
Gary Sheffield:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Sheffield grounded out to pitcher.
Magglio Ordonez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ordonez grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos Guillen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to center.
Mark Teahen:Teahen flied out to right.
Billy Butler:Foul, Ball, Ball, Butler singled to center.
Reggie Sanders:Foul, Sanders grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Tigers 5th
Gil Meche pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez lined out to left.
Sean Casey:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Casey singled to right.
Brandon Inge:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Inge struck out looking.
Timo Perez:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Perez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Brown flied out to center.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Gordon doubled to center.
John Buck:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Buck struck out looking.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pena grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Tigers 6th
Gil Meche pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Granderson singled to center.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Ball, Polanco grounded out to shortstop, Granderson to second.
Gary Sheffield:Strike looking, Sheffield popped out to first.
Magglio Ordonez:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ordonez singled to left center, Granderson scored, Ordonez to second on left fielder Brown's throwing error.
Carlos Guillen:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Guillen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 7th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Esteban German:German doubled to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek doubled to center, German scored.
Mark Teahen:Bunt foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Teahen grounded out to first, Grudzielanek to third.
Jose Capellan relieved Kenny Rogers.
Billy Butler:Ball, Foul, Butler singled to right, Grudzielanek scored.
Reggie Sanders:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sanders struck out swinging.
Emil Brown:Ball, Brown flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Tigers 7th
Gil Meche pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez struck out swinging
David DeJesus in center.
Sean Casey:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Casey grounded out to third.
Brandon Inge:Ball, Foul, Inge flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Jose Capellan pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Gordon flied out to deep left.
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Buck flied out to center.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pena singled to center.
Esteban German:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, German grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Tigers 8th
Zack Greinke pitching:
Timo Perez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Perez flied out to center.
Curtis Granderson:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Granderson flied out to left.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Polanco lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Jose Capellan pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek singled to left.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Teahen singled softly to left center, Grudzielanek to second.
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Butler singled to left center, Grudzielanek to third, Teahen to second.
David DeJesus:DeJesus singled to left, Grudzielanek, Teahen and Butler scored, DeJesus to third on left fielder Perez's throwing error.
Jason Grilli relieved Jose Capellan.
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike swinging, Brown grounded out to shortstop, DeJesus scored.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Gordon struck out looking.
John Buck:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Buck grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)
Tigers 9th
Ryan Z. Braun pitching:
Gary Sheffield:Strike looking, Sheffield grounded out to third.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Ordonez grounded out to second.
Carlos Guillen:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Guillen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)