MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Kansas City

Rangers 1st
Odalis Perez pitching:
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hairston lined out to second.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Young singled to shallow center.
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Teixeira singled to left center, Young to second.
Sammy Sosa:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Sosa struck out swinging.
Marlon Byrd:Foul, Strike looking, Young stole third, Ball, Byrd grounded into fielder's choice to third, Teixeira out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Kevin Millwood pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, DeJesus walked.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek grounded out to second, DeJesus to second.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Teahen grounded out to second, DeJesus to third.
Billy Butler:Butler grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Odalis Perez pitching:
Gerald Laird:Laird flied out to center.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Wilkerson singled to shallow center.
Nelson R. Cruz:Ball, Cruz homered to left center, Wilkerson scored.
Travis Metcalf:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Metcalf struck out swinging.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Hairston flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Gload grounded out to second.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Gordon popped out to shortstop.
Emil Brown:Ball, Ball, Foul, Brown doubled to left.
John Buck:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Buck singled to right, Brown scored.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Foul, Ball, Pena singled to right, Buck to second.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus hit by pitch, Buck to third, Pena to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek hit by pitch, Buck scored, Pena to third, DeJesus to second.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Teahen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Odalis Perez pitching:
Michael Young:Strike looking, Young doubled to left.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Strike looking, Teixeira flied out to center.
Sammy Sosa:Strike swinging, Sosa grounded out to third.
Marlon Byrd:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Byrd grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Foul, Butler grounded out to second.
Ross Gload:Ball, Gload doubled to left center.
Alex Gordon:Gordon reached on an infield single.
Emil Brown:Foul, Strike swinging, Brown singled to center, Gload to third, Gordon to second.
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Buck singled to left center, Gload scored, Gordon to third, Brown to second.
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Pena singled to center, Gordon and Brown scored, Buck out at third.
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pena to second, DeJesus singled to left, Pena scored.
Willie Eyre relieved Kevin Millwood.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek grounded into fielder's choice to third, DeJesus out at second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 6 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Odalis Perez pitching:
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Laird doubled to center.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Wilkerson grounded out to first, Laird to third.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Cruz grounded out to second, Laird scored.
Travis Metcalf:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Metcalf struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Willie Eyre pitching:
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Teahen lined out to first.
Billy Butler:Strike swinging, Butler singled to right.
Ross Gload:Ball, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Gload flied out to left.
Alex Gordon:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gordon grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Odalis Perez pitching:
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Foul, Ball, Foul, Hairston flied out to right.
Michael Young:Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Young singled to right.
Mark Teixeira:Ball, Ball, Foul, Teixeira lined out to left.
Sammy Sosa:Ball, Ball, Foul, Sosa flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Willie Eyre pitching:
Emil Brown:Foul, Strike looking, Brown flied out to center.
John Buck:Buck singled to right.
Tony F. Pena:Pena grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Buck out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 6th
Odalis Perez pitching:
Marlon Byrd:Foul, Ball, Foul, Byrd grounded out to first.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Laird flied out to center.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Wilkerson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Willie Eyre pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus flied out to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to second.
Mark Teahen:John Rheinecker relieved Willie Eyre, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Teahen flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 7th
David Riske pitching:
Nelson R. Cruz:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cruz walked.
Travis Metcalf:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Metcalf struck out looking.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Hairston flied out to left.
Michael Young:Foul, Ball, Young flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
John Rheinecker pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Butler singled to center.
Ross Gload:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Gload struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gordon grounded into double play shortstop to first, Butler out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Zack Greinke pitching:
Mark Teixeira:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Teixeira grounded out to first.
Sammy Sosa:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sosa struck out swinging.
Marlon Byrd:Strike looking, Foul, Byrd struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Frank Francisco pitching:
Emil Brown:Ball, Foul, Brown doubled to shallow center.
John Buck:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Buck walked.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pena sacrificed to first, Brown to third, Buck to second.
C.J. Wilson relieved Frank Francisco.
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, DeJesus grounded into double play first to catcher to third, Brown out at home.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Octavio Dotel pitching:
Gerald Laird:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Laird struck out swinging.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Wilkerson walked.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Wilkerson to second on fielder's indifference, Ball, Cruz homered to left center, Wilkerson scored
Frank Catalanotto hit for Travis Metcalf.
Frank Catalanotto:Strike looking, Catalanotto doubled to left
Ramon Vazquez hit for Jerry Hairston.
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Desi Relaford ran for Frank Catalanotto, Foul, Foul, Vazquez struck out swinging.
Michael Young:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Young flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)