MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Chicago

Royals 1st
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Joey Gathright:Bunt foul, Ball, Bunt foul, Gathright grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek hit by pitch.
David DeJesus:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, DeJesus singled to left center, Grudzielanek to third.
Billy Butler:Butler hit sacrifice fly to center, Grudzielanek scored.
Ross Gload:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus stole second, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Gload singled to center, DeJesus scored.
Emil Brown:Ball, Brown fouled out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Jerry Owens:Ball, Strike looking, Owens lined out to third.
Josh Fields:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Fields struck out swinging.
Jim Thome:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Thome doubled to left.
Paul Konerko:Ball, Ball, Ball, Konerko walked.
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Erstad singled to right, Thome scored, Konerko to third.
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Foul, Dye singled to left, Konerko scored, Erstad to second.
Juan Uribe:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Uribe flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Gordon flied out to left.
Jason Smith:Smith flied out to left.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, LaRue walked.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Gathright singled to center, LaRue to third.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Grudzielanek singled to left center, LaRue scored, Gathright to second.
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus singled to right, Gathright scored, Grudzielanek to third.
Billy Butler:Butler flied out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Danny Richar:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Richar grounded out to third.
Toby Hall:Strike looking, Hall lined out to left.
Jerry Owens:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Owens struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Ross Gload:Foul, Strike swinging, Gload struck out looking.
Emil Brown:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Brown struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gordon grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Josh Fields:Strike swinging, Fields flied out to right.
Jim Thome:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Thome flied out to center.
Paul Konerko:Strike looking, Konerko grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Jason Smith:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Smith flied out to center.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, LaRue hit by pitch.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Foul, Gathright reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, LaRue out at second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Gathright stole second, Strike looking, Ball, Gathright stole third, Ball, Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Erstad singled to left.
Jermaine Dye:Strike looking, Foul, Dye flied out to right.
Juan Uribe:Strike looking, Ball, Uribe lined out to second.
Danny Richar:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Richar lined out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus flied out to left.
Billy Butler:Butler flied out to right.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Gload flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Toby Hall:Foul, Strike swinging, Hall grounded out to third.
Jerry Owens:Foul, Owens grounded out to first.
Josh Fields:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Fields walked.
Jim Thome:Strike looking, Strike looking, Thome struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Jose A. Contreras pitching:
Emil Brown:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Brown struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gordon doubled to right.
Jason Smith:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Smith grounded out to shortstop, Gordon to third.
Jason LaRue:Strike looking, LaRue grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
White Sox 6th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Paul Konerko:Ball, Ball, Konerko flied out to left.
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Ball, Erstad grounded out to first.
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Ball, Dye flied out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Mike Myers pitching:
Joey Gathright:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Gathright struck out swinging.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus reached on bunt single to third.
Billy Butler:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Foul, Butler homered to right, DeJesus scored.
Ross Gload:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Gload grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 7th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Juan Uribe:Strike looking, Uribe singled to center.
Danny Richar:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Richar flied out to left.
Toby Hall:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hall fouled out to catcher.
Jerry Owens:Jimmy Gobble relieved Brian Bannister, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Owens walked, Uribe to second.
Josh Fields:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Fields struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Gavin Floyd pitching:
Emil Brown:Ball, Strike looking, Brown singled to deep right.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon singled to right, Brown to third.
Jason Smith:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Smith struck out looking.
Jason LaRue:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Gordon stole second, Brown scored on Hall's throwing error, Ball, Foul, LaRue popped out to first, Gordon to third.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Gathright flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
White Sox 8th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Jim Thome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Thome struck out swinging.
Paul Konerko:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Konerko homered to left center.
Darin Erstad:Erstad grounded out to second.
Jermaine Dye:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Dye struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Gavin Floyd pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus grounded out to shortstop.
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Butler flied out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
White Sox 9th
Tony F. Pena at shortstop
Joakim Soria pitching:
Juan Uribe:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Uribe doubled to deep right.
Danny Richar:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Richar grounded out to shortstop, Uribe to third.
Toby Hall:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Hall struck out swinging.
Jerry Owens:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Owens walked.
Josh Fields:Strike looking, Owens to second on fielder's indifference, Fields homered to left, Uribe and Owens scored.
Jim Thome:Strike looking, Ball, Thome singled to left center.
Paul Konerko:Scott Podsednik ran for Jim Thome, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Konerko struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

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