MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Minnesota

Royals 1st
Scott Baker pitching:
Joey Gathright:Gathright reached on bunt single to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Ball, Gathright stole second, Grudzielanek reached on an infield single, Gathright to third.
Alex Gordon:Strike swinging, Gordon flied out to left.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Guillen grounded out to second, Gathright scored, Grudzielanek to second.
Billy Butler:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Butler singled to shallow center, Grudzielanek scored, Butler out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
John Bale pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Gomez reached on bunt single to pitcher.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Gomez stole second, Strike looking, Mauer singled to shallow center, Gomez scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Cuddyer singled to shallow left center, Mauer to second.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Ball, Morneau grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Cuddyer out at second.
Delmon Young:Mauer to third, Strike swinging, Young grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Scott Baker pitching:
Mark Teahen:Ball, Teahen doubled to right.
Ross Gload:Foul, Foul, Gload flied out to center, Teahen to third.
John Buck:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Buck singled to left center, Teahen scored.
Tony F. Pena:Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Pena flied out to right.
Joey Gathright:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Gathright struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
John Bale pitching:
Craig Monroe:Ball, Monroe fouled out to catcher.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Lamb grounded out to second.
Matt Tolbert:Strike looking, Ball, Tolbert singled to center.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Everett flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Scott Baker pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to right.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Gordon flied out to center.
Jose Guillen:Guillen flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
John Bale pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Gomez grounded out to pitcher.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Mauer reached on an infield single.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer singled to left, Mauer to second.
Justin Morneau:Strike swinging, Morneau singled to left center, Mauer scored, Cuddyer to third, Morneau to second advancing on throw
Jason Kubel ran for Michael Cuddyer.
Delmon Young:Young grounded out to first, Kubel scored, Morneau to third.
Craig Monroe:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Monroe struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Scott Baker pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike looking, Butler lined out to third.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Teahen grounded out to shortstop.
Ross Gload:Gload grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
John Bale pitching:
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Lamb doubled to right.
Matt Tolbert:Tolbert grounded bunt out to third, Lamb to third.
Adam Everett:Ball, Strike swinging, Everett grounded out to pitcher, Lamb scored.
Carlos Gomez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Gomez reached on an infield single.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Foul, Ball (pitchout), Ball, Gomez stole second, Mauer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Scott Baker pitching:
John Buck:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Buck flied out to center.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Pena struck out swinging.
Joey Gathright:Gathright grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
John Bale pitching:
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Kubel walked.
Justin Morneau:Morneau grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Kubel out at second.
Delmon Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Young flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Scott Baker pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek singled to right.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Gordon flied out to center.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Guillen lined into double play second, Grudzielanek out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
John Bale pitching:
Craig Monroe:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Monroe struck out swinging.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Lamb popped out to shortstop.
Matt Tolbert:Strike looking, Tolbert grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Scott Baker pitching:
Billy Butler:Butler grounded out to second.
Mark Teahen:Teahen grounded out to second.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Gload singled to left.
John Buck:Pickoff attempt to first, Pat Neshek relieved Scott Baker, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Buck grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
John Bale pitching:
Adam Everett:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Everett grounded out to second.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Gomez doubled to center.
Jimmy Gobble relieved John Bale.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mauer struck out swinging.
Jason Kubel:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Kubel struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Nick Punto at third
Alberto Callaspo hit for Tony F. Pena
Pat Neshek pitching:
Alberto Callaspo:Callaspo grounded out to shortstop.
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Ball, Gathright flied out to left.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Grudzielanek struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Morneau struck out swinging.
Ramon Ramirez relieved Jimmy Gobble.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Young flied out to right.
Craig Monroe:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Monroe struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Joe Nathan pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike looking, Gordon popped out to third.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Guillen grounded out to third.
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Butler singled to right
Esteban German ran for Billy Butler.
Mark Teahen:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Teahen struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)