MLB Play by Play - New York vs. Kansas City

Yankees 1st
John Bale pitching:
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Damon struck out swinging.
Melky Cabrera:Strike looking, Strike looking, Cabrera grounded out to shortstop.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Rodriguez flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Joey Gathright:Ball, Strike looking, Strike (missed bunt), Ball, Gathright grounded out to third.
Esteban German:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, German flied out to right.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Teahen singled to center.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Guillen doubled to deep left center, Teahen scored.
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Guillen to third on wild pitch, Foul, Ball, Foul, Butler walked.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Gordon grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 2nd
John Bale pitching:
Jorge Posada:Posada grounded out to shortstop.
Hideki Matsui:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Matsui grounded out to second.
Jose Molina:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Molina singled to center.
Robinson Cano:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cano walked, Molina to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ensberg struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Gload flied out to left.
John Buck:Ball, Ball, Foul, Buck flied out to deep left.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Pena grounded bunt out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 3rd
John Bale pitching:
Alberto Gonzalez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Gonzalez grounded out to shortstop.
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Damon flied out to left.
Melky Cabrera:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cabrera homered to left center.
Alex Rodriguez:Rodriguez grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Ball, Gathright grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Esteban German:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, German walked.
Mark Teahen:Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Ball, Teahen singled to right, German to second.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Ball, Guillen grounded into double play third to first, German out at third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 4th
John Bale pitching:
Jorge Posada:Ball, Ball, Posada singled to center.
Hideki Matsui:Matsui singled to right, Posada to third.
Jose Molina:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Molina grounded into double play second to first, Posada scored, Matsui out at second.
Robinson Cano:Cano popped out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Butler flied out to center.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Strike swinging, Ball, Gordon singled to right.
Ross Gload:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Gordon picked off at second, pitcher to first, Ball, Gload grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 5th
John Bale pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg singled to center.
Alberto Gonzalez:Bunt foul, Gonzalez sacrificed to pitcher, Ensberg to second.
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Damon reached on an infield single, Ensberg to third.
Melky Cabrera:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Cabrera singled to right, Ensberg scored, Damon to third.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Rodriguez reached on fielder's choice to third, Damon scored, Cabrera out at second.
Jorge Posada:Foul, Ball, Foul, Posada struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
John Buck:Buck grounded out to shortstop.
Tony F. Pena:Strike looking, Pena grounded out to third.
Joey Gathright:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gathright flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 6th
John Bale pitching:
Hideki Matsui:Ball, Ball, Matsui grounded out to second.
Jose Molina:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Molina doubled to center.
Robinson Cano:Strike looking, Cano grounded out to second, Molina to third.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Esteban German:Foul, Ball, German lined out to pitcher.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Teahen struck out swinging.
Jose Guillen:Guillen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 7th
Hideo Nomo pitching:
Alberto Gonzalez:Gonzalez singled to left.
Johnny Damon:Strike swinging, Damon reached on fielder's choice to second, Gonzalez out at second.
Melky Cabrera:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Cabrera grounded out to second, Damon to second.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Damon to third on wild pitch, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez walked.
Jorge Posada:Ball, Ball, Ball, Posada walked, Rodriguez to second.
Hideki Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Matsui flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Butler singled to center.
Alex Gordon:Gordon reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Butler out at second.
Ross Gload:Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Gload flied out to center.
Joba Chamberlain relieved Andy Pettitte.
John Buck:Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Gordon to second on wild pitch, Foul, Buck flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Yankees 8th
Hideo Nomo pitching:
Jose Molina:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Molina flied out to center.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Foul, Ball, Cano grounded out to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ensberg singled to right.
Alberto Gonzalez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gonzalez fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Alberto Callaspo hit for Tony F. Pena
Joba Chamberlain pitching:
Alberto Callaspo:Callaspo reached on an infield single.
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Gathright reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Callaspo out at second.
Esteban German:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, German struck out swinging.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Teahen singled to right, Gathright to third.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Yankees 9th
Hideo Nomo pitching:
Johnny Damon:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Damon grounded out to shortstop.
Melky Cabrera:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Cabrera grounded out to second.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Rodriguez homered to center.
Jorge Posada:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Posada homered to right.
Hideki Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Matsui struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Mariano Rivera pitching:
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butler grounded out to third.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Gordon popped out to shortstop.
Ross Gload:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Gload singled to left center.
John Buck:Miguel Olivo hit for John Buck, Foul, Ball, Olivo flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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