MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Texas

Royals 1st
Vicente Padilla pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus struck out looking.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek struck out swinging.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Teahen walked.
Mike Sweeney:Ball, Sweeney grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Kyle Davies pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Catalanotto walked.
Ian Kinsler:Foul, Ball, Foul, Kinsler flied out to shortstop.
Michael Young:Ball, Young grounded out to second, Catalanotto to second.
Jason Botts:Ball, Strike swinging, Botts grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Alex Gordon:Gordon flied out to left.
Billy Butler:Butler grounded out to shortstop.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gathright grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Kyle Davies pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Wilkerson walked.
David Murphy:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Murphy struck out swinging, Wilkerson stole second.
Hank Blalock:Blalock doubled to deep right, Wilkerson scored.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Laird struck out swinging.
Ramon Vazquez:Strike looking, Vazquez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Vicente Padilla pitching:
John Buck:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Buck struck out swinging.
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Foul, Pena struck out looking.
David DeJesus:DeJesus flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Kyle Davies pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Strike swinging, Ball, Catalanotto hit by pitch.
Ian Kinsler:Foul, Ball, Kinsler popped out to second.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Young walked, Catalanotto to second.
Jason Botts:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Botts lined into double play second to shortstop, Catalanotto out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to right.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Teahen reached on fielder's choice to third, Grudzielanek out at second.
Mike Sweeney:Ball, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Sweeney flied out to left.
Alex Gordon:Gordon flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Kyle Davies pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson struck out looking.
David Murphy:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Murphy struck out swinging.
Hank Blalock:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Blalock walked.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Laird grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Blalock out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Billy Butler:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Butler grounded out to second.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Ball, Gathright grounded out to third.
John Buck:Strike swinging, Ball, Buck flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Kyle Davies pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Vazquez flied out to center.
Frank Catalanotto:Catalanotto singled to shallow left center.
Ian Kinsler:Catalanotto to second on Davies' throwing error, Ball, Kinsler flied out to right.
Michael Young:Strike swinging, Young singled to shallow center, Catalanotto scored.
Jason Botts:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Botts struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 6th
Vicente Padilla pitching:
Tony F. Pena:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pena grounded out to second.
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, DeJesus walked.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek flied out to deep right.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teahen singled to shallow left center, DeJesus to second.
Mike Sweeney:Sweeney hit by pitch, DeJesus to third, Teahen to second.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Gordon struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
John Bale pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson singled to right.
David Murphy:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Murphy flied out to left.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Blalock singled to shallow left center, Wilkerson scored, Blalock to second advancing on throw.
Gerald Laird:Laird lined out to left.
Ramon Vazquez:Vazquez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Wes Littleton pitching:
Billy Butler:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butler grounded out to third.
Joey Gathright:Gathright singled to center.
John Buck:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Buck homered to center, Gathright scored.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Pena popped out to second.
Bill White relieved Wes Littleton.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus singled to right.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Ryan Z. Braun pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Strike looking, Catalanotto grounded out to third.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Foul, Kinsler grounded out to third.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Young singled to center.
Jason Botts:Botts flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Bill White pitching:
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Teahen struck out swinging
Marlon Byrd in center
Nelson R. Cruz in left
Shane Costa hit for Mike Sweeney.
Shane Costa:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Costa grounded out to shortstop.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Gordon reached on an infield single.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Gordon picked off at first, pitcher to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Foul, Joakim Soria relieved Ryan Z. Braun, Ball, Strike looking, Wilkerson struck out looking.
David Murphy:Murphy grounded out to first.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Blalock struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Joaquin Benoit pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Butler lined out to shortstop.
Joey Gathright:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Gathright grounded out to second.
John Buck:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Buck struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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