MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Texas

Royals 1st
Kevin Millwood pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus flied out to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Grudzielanek doubled to center.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike looking, Teahen grounded out to first, Grudzielanek to third.
Billy Butler:Ball, Butler singled to right, Grudzielanek scored.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Gload grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Kyle Davies pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Catalanotto doubled to left.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Kinsler flied out to center.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Young struck out swinging.
Marlon Byrd:Byrd grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gordon struck out looking.
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Brown struck out swinging.
Jason Smith:Strike looking, Strike looking, Smith struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Kyle Davies pitching:
Jason Botts:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Botts struck out swinging.
Nelson R. Cruz:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Cruz flied out to right.
Gerald Laird:Laird doubled to deep right.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Saltalamacchia struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Jason LaRue:Ball, LaRue flied out to deep right.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus flied out to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Kyle Davies pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Vazquez struck out looking.
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Catalanotto grounded out to second.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Kinsler grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Teahen struck out looking.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Butler grounded out to shortstop.
Ross Gload:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Gload grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Kyle Davies pitching:
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Young homered to right.
Marlon Byrd:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Byrd reached on an infield single.
Jason Botts:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Botts walked, Byrd to second.
Nelson R. Cruz:Foul, Ball, Cruz popped bunt out to catcher.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Laird struck out swinging.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Ball, Strike swinging, Saltalamacchia flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Alex Gordon:Gordon flied out to left.
Emil Brown:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Brown struck out swinging.
Jason Smith:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Smith walked.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, LaRue struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Kyle Davies pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Vazquez struck out swinging.
Frank Catalanotto:Strike looking, Catalanotto grounded out to first.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Kinsler reached on an infield single.
Michael Young:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball (pitchout), Kinsler stole second, Ball, Kinsler to third on wild pitch, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
David DeJesus:DeJesus lined out to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to left center.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Teahen flied out to deep left.
Billy Butler:Butler singled to center, Grudzielanek to second.
Ross Gload:Gload safe at first on catcher Saltalamacchia's fielding error, Grudzielanek and Butler scored, Gload to second on Saltalamacchia's throwing error.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 2 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Kyle Davies pitching:
Marlon Byrd:Strike looking, Byrd doubled to left center.
Jason Botts:Strike swinging, Botts singled to deep right, Byrd to third.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike swinging, Ball, Cruz singled to right, Byrd scored, Botts to second.
David Riske relieved Kyle Davies.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Laird homered to left, Botts and Cruz scored.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Saltalamacchia struck out swinging.
Ramon Vazquez:Vazquez flied out to left.
Frank Catalanotto:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Catalanotto grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Ball, Brown flied out to deep right.
Jason Smith:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Smith struck out swinging.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, LaRue struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
David Riske pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Foul, Kinsler flied out to center.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Young singled to left center.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Byrd popped out to right.
Jason Botts:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Botts walked, Young to second.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Cruz popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus flied out to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Grudzielanek walked.
Mark Teahen:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Teahen struck out swinging.
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Butler walked, Grudzielanek to second
Tony F. Pena ran for Billy Butler.
C.J. Wilson relieved Joaquin Benoit.
Ross Gload:Esteban German hit for Ross Gload.
Esteban German:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, German hit by pitch, Grudzielanek to third, Pena to second.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Gordon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
John Bale pitching:
Gerald Laird:Laird grounded bunt out to first.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Saltalamacchia grounded out to pitcher.
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Vazquez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
C.J. Wilson pitching:
Emil Brown:Ball, David Murphy in right, Brad B. Wilkerson in left, Strike looking, Brown grounded out to pitcher.
Jason Smith:Ball, Ball, Ball, Smith walked
John Buck hit for Jason LaRue.
John Buck:Buck grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Smith out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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