MLB Play by Play - New York vs. Kansas City

Yankees 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Johnny Damon:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Damon walked.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Cano struck out swinging.
Bobby Abreu:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Abreu grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Damon out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Phil Hughes pitching:
Joey Gathright:Ball, Gathright singled to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball (pitchout), Gathright stole second, Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop, Gathright to third.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Teahen doubled to center, Gathright scored.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Guillen popped out to shortstop.
Billy Butler:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Butler struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Alex Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Rodriguez struck out looking.
Hideki Matsui:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Matsui grounded out to first.
Jorge Posada:Strike looking, Strike looking, Posada singled to right.
Jason Giambi:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Giambi walked, Posada to second.
Wilson Betemit:Ball, Betemit singled to right, Posada scored, Giambi to third, Betemit to second advancing on throw.
Melky Cabrera:Ball, Ball, Ball, Cabrera walked.
Johnny Damon:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Damon walked, Giambi scored, Betemit to third, Cabrera to second.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Cano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Phil Hughes pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Gordon singled to right, Gordon to second on right fielder Abreu's fielding error.
Ross Gload:Foul, Strike swinging, Gload grounded out to first, Gordon to third.
John Buck:Strike looking, Buck hit sacrifice fly to center, Gordon scored.
Tony F. Pena:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pena walked.
Joey Gathright:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pena stole second, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Gathright hit by pitch.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek walked, Pena to third, Gathright to second.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Teahen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Yankees 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Bobby Abreu:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Abreu singled to center.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Rodriguez struck out looking.
Hideki Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Matsui singled to center, Abreu to second.
Jorge Posada:Strike swinging, Posada flied out to center, Abreu to third.
Jason Giambi:Ball, Giambi grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Phil Hughes pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike swinging, Guillen flied out to center.
Billy Butler:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Butler singled to center.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Ball, Gordon grounded out to second, Butler to second.
Ross Gload:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Gload walked.
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Buck walked, Butler to third, Gload to second.
Tony F. Pena:Pena lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Wilson Betemit:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Betemit struck out swinging.
Melky Cabrera:Strike looking, Cabrera fouled out to catcher.
Johnny Damon:Ball, Foul, Damon singled to center.
Robinson Cano:Foul, Cano grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Phil Hughes pitching:
Joey Gathright:Ball, Gathright singled to left center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Pickoff attempt, Ball (pitchout), Gathright stole second, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Gathright stole third, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to right, Gathright scored.
Mark Teahen:Ross Ohlendorf relieved Phil Hughes, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Teahen grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Grudzielanek out at second.
Jose Guillen:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Bobby Abreu:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Abreu grounded out to first.
Alex Rodriguez:Strike swinging, Strike (foul tip), Rodriguez struck out looking.
Hideki Matsui:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Matsui flied out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Ross Ohlendorf pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Butler singled to right.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Gordon doubled to deep right, Butler to third.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gload singled to left center, Butler and Gordon scored, Gload to second advancing on throw.
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Buck fouled out to first.
Tony F. Pena:Strike swinging, Foul, Pena struck out swinging.
Joey Gathright:Gathright grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 6th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Jorge Posada:Ball, Foul, Posada popped out to second.
Jason Giambi:Ball, Ball, Ball, Giambi walked.
Wilson Betemit:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Betemit struck out swinging.
Melky Cabrera:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Cabrera reached on an infield single, Giambi to second.
Johnny Damon:Damon flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Ross Ohlendorf pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Grudzielanek fouled out to right.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Teahen doubled to right.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Foul, Guillen struck out swinging.
Billy Butler:Butler grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 7th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Robinson Cano:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cano singled to left.
Bobby Abreu:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Abreu struck out looking.
Alex Rodriguez:Ramon Ramirez relieved Ron Mahay, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Hideki Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Matsui flied out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Jose Molina catching
Billy Traber pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Gordon struck out swinging.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gload singled to left center.
John Buck:Strike looking, Ball, Gload stole second, Ball, Gload caught stealing, catcher to third, Foul, Buck struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 8th
Leo Nunez pitching:
Jose Molina:Foul, Molina popped out to second.
Jason Giambi:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Giambi struck out looking.
Wilson Betemit:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Betemit struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
LaTroy Hawkins pitching:
Tony F. Pena:Strike looking, Pena grounded out to third.
Joey Gathright:Bunt foul, Foul, Ball, Gathright struck out looking.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek singled to center.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Teahen walked, Grudzielanek to second.
Jose Guillen:Esteban German ran for Mark Grudzielanek, Guillen grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 9th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Melky Cabrera:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Cabrera flied out to left.
Johnny Damon:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Damon flied out to right.
Robinson Cano:Strike looking, Ball, Cano grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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