MLB Play by Play - Cleveland vs. Kansas City

Indians 1st
Gil Meche pitching:
Grady Sizemore:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sizemore struck out swinging.
Asdrubal Cabrera:Ball, Cabrera singled to center.
Travis Hafner:Foul, Foul, Ball, Hafner struck out swinging.
Victor Martinez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Martinez singled to left, Cabrera to second.
Ryan Garko:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Garko grounded into fielder's choice to second, Martinez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Jake Westbrook pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus hit by pitch.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek singled to center, DeJesus to third.
Mark Teahen:Teahen doubled to right, DeJesus scored, Grudzielanek to third.
Mike Sweeney:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Sweeney struck out swinging.
Ross Gload:Ball, Ball, Intentional ball, Gload intentionally walked.
Alex Gordon:Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek scored, Teahen to third, Gload to second on wild pitch, Strike swinging, Ball, Gordon hit sacrifice fly to left, Teahen scored.
John Buck:Foul, Foul, Buck struck out looking.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Indians 2nd
Gil Meche pitching:
Jhonny Peralta:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Peralta struck out swinging.
Kenny Lofton:Strike looking, Lofton grounded out to second.
Trot Nixon:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Nixon popped out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Gathright singled to left.
Tony F. Pena:Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Pena grounded out to first, Gathright to second.
David DeJesus:Foul, Pickoff attempt to second, DeJesus reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Gathright out at third.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, DeJesus stole second, Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Indians 3rd
Gil Meche pitching:
Casey Blake:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Blake walked.
Grady Sizemore:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sizemore flied out to center.
Asdrubal Cabrera:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Cabrera walked, Blake to second.
Travis Hafner:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Hafner struck out swinging.
Victor Martinez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Martinez singled to left center, Blake and Cabrera scored.
Ryan Garko:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Garko struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Mark Teahen:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Teahen struck out swinging.
Mike Sweeney:Sweeney singled to center.
Ross Gload:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Gload grounded out to second.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Indians 4th
Gil Meche pitching:
Jhonny Peralta:Strike swinging, Peralta flied out to right.
Kenny Lofton:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lofton struck out looking.
Trot Nixon:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Nixon struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
John Buck:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Buck grounded out to shortstop.
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Gathright grounded out to first.
Tony F. Pena:Strike looking, Pena singled to center.
David DeJesus:Ball (pitchout), Ball, Ball, Pena caught stealing, catcher to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Indians 5th
Gil Meche pitching:
Casey Blake:Blake singled to center.
Grady Sizemore:Ball, Foul, Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Sizemore flied out to right.
Asdrubal Cabrera:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Blake caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Cabrera flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus grounded out to first.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to center.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Teahen lined out to left.
Mike Sweeney:Strike looking, Foul, Sweeney grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Indians 6th
Gil Meche pitching:
Travis Hafner:Ball, Strike looking, Hafner singled to left.
Victor Martinez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Martinez grounded into double play shortstop to first, Hafner out at second.
Ryan Garko:Ball, Foul, Ball, Garko doubled to deep left.
Jhonny Peralta:Peralta singled to left, Garko out at home.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Ross Gload:Ball, Foul, Gload grounded out to second.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Gordon struck out looking.
John Buck:Strike looking, Buck grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Indians 7th
Jason Michaels hit for Kenny Lofton
John Bale pitching:
Jason Michaels:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Michaels struck out looking
Franklin Gutierrez hit for Trot Nixon.
Franklin Gutierrez:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Gutierrez singled to left.
David Riske relieved John Bale.
Casey Blake:Blake reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Gutierrez out at second.
Jimmy Gobble relieved David Riske.
Grady Sizemore:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Sizemore struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Joey Gathright:Ball, Gathright grounded out to second.
Tony F. Pena:Strike looking, Foul, Pena tripled to center.
Rafael Perez relieved Jake Westbrook.
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Pena out at home, DeJesus to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Grudzielanek intentionally walked.
Mark Teahen:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Teahen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Indians 8th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Asdrubal Cabrera:Cabrera singled to center.
Travis Hafner:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Hafner reached on an infield single, Cabrera to second.
Victor Martinez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Martinez singled to right, Cabrera scored, Hafner to second.
Joakim Soria relieved Jimmy Gobble.
Ryan Garko:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Garko struck out swinging
Josh Barfield ran for Travis Hafner.
Jhonny Peralta:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Peralta safe at first on shortstop Pena's fielding error, Barfield to third, Martinez to second.
Jason Michaels:Foul, Strike looking, Michaels flied out to right.
Franklin Gutierrez:Ball, Strike looking, Gutierrez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Royals 8th
Rafael Perez pitching:
Mike Sweeney:Ball, Sweeney singled to left
Justin Huber ran for Mike Sweeney.
Ross Gload:Esteban German hit for Ross Gload.
Esteban German:German grounded bunt out to catcher, Huber to second.
Alex Gordon:Gordon singled to right.
Jensen Lewis relieved Rafael Perez
Shane Costa hit for John Buck.
Shane Costa:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Costa struck out swinging.
Joey Gathright:Gathright singled to right, Huber scored, Gordon to second.
Tony F. Pena:Pena flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Indians 9th
Paul Phillips catching
Joakim Soria pitching:
Casey Blake:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Blake struck out swinging.
Grady Sizemore:Sizemore flied out to left.
Asdrubal Cabrera:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Cabrera struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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