MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Minnesota

Royals 1st
Boof Bonser pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, DeJesus lined out to pitcher.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek safe at first on 3rd baseman Buscher's fielding error.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Gload flied out to left.
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Foul, Butler struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Twins 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Jason Tyner:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Tyner grounded out to first.
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Bartlett flied out to deep right.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Mauer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Boof Bonser pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Teahen popped out to third.
Alex Gordon:Gordon singled to right.
Jason Smith:Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Smith singled to right, Gordon to third.
John Buck:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Buck struck out looking.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Gathright grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Morneau doubled to left.
Torii Hunter:Hunter flied out to right.
Jason Kubel:Kubel grounded out to shortstop, Morneau to third.
Lew Ford:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ford grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Boof Bonser pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus grounded out to first.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to right.
Ross Gload:Gload singled to right.
Billy Butler:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Butler struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Brian Buscher:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Buscher singled to center.
Alexi Casilla:Strike looking, Casilla singled to left center, Buscher to third, Casilla out at second.
Jason Tyner:Ball, Foul, Tyner grounded out to first.
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Bartlett reached on an infield single, Buscher scored.
Joe Mauer:Bartlett picked off at first, pitcher to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Boof Bonser pitching:
Mark Teahen:Teahen reached on bunt single to third.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Gordon flied out to left.
Jason Smith:Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Smith singled to left center, Teahen to third.
John Buck:Foul, Ball, Buck reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Teahen scored, Smith out at second.
Joey Gathright:Foul, Foul, Ball, Gathright reached on an infield single, Buck to second.
David DeJesus:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, DeJesus singled to center, Buck scored, Gathright to third.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Mauer doubled to left.
Justin Morneau:Morneau grounded out to second, Mauer to third.
Torii Hunter:Foul, Strike swinging, Hunter grounded out to third.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Kubel singled to center, Mauer scored.
Lew Ford:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ford struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Boof Bonser pitching:
Ross Gload:Foul, Foul, Gload struck out swinging.
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Butler grounded out to second.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Foul, Ball, Teahen grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Brian Buscher:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Buscher walked.
Alexi Casilla:Pickoff attempt, Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt, Casilla lined into double play second to first, Buscher out at first.
Jason Tyner:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Tyner grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Boof Bonser pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Gordon flied out to right.
Jason Smith:Strike looking, Ball, Smith flied out to left.
John Buck:Foul, Buck popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Bartlett flied out to right.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Mauer grounded out to third.
Justin Morneau:Morneau flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Boof Bonser pitching:
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Ball, Gathright grounded out to first.
David DeJesus:DeJesus singled to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek flied out to left.
Ross Gload:Ball, Ball, Gload grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Torii Hunter:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Hunter doubled to deep right.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kubel singled to right, Hunter scored.
Lew Ford:Pickoff attempt, Ball (pitchout), Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt, Bunt foul, Foul, Ford reached on fielder's choice to third, Kubel out at second.
Brian Buscher:Ball, Ball, Buscher flied out to left.
Alexi Casilla:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Casilla struck out swinging, Ford out at home on Buck's throwing error.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 8th
Pat Neshek pitching:
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Butler singled to center
Nick Punto at third.
Mark Teahen:Emil Brown ran for Billy Butler, Teahen sacrificed to pitcher, Brown to second.
Alex Gordon:Dennys Reyes relieved Pat Neshek, Gordon flied out to, Brown to third on Ford's throwing error.
Matt Guerrier relieved Dennys Reyes
Esteban German hit for Jason Smith.
Esteban German:Strike swinging, Ball, Brown scored on wild pitch, German singled to right.
John Buck:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Buck grounded out to catcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Twins 8th
Tony F. Pena at shortstop
Zack Greinke pitching:
Jason Tyner:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Tyner grounded out to catcher.
Jason Bartlett:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Bartlett struck out swinging.
Joe Mauer:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Mauer flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Joey Gathright:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Gathright fouled out to left.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, DeJesus singled to right.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, DeJesus out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Zack Greinke pitching:
Justin Morneau:Foul, Strike swinging, Morneau flied out to center.
Torii Hunter:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Hunter popped out to second.
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kubel popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 10th
Juan Rincon pitching:
Ross Gload:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Gload struck out swinging.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Brown singled to center.
Mark Teahen:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Teahen struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Foul, Gordon homered to right, Brown scored.
Tony F. Pena:Pena grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 10th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Lew Ford:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ford walked.
Nick Punto:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Punto struck out swinging.
Alexi Casilla:Strike looking, Foul, Casilla struck out looking.
Jason Tyner:Ball, Tyner lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)