MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Kansas City

Twins 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Carlos Gomez:Bunt foul, Gomez struck out bunting foul.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Harris safe at first on right fielder Guillen's fielding error, Harris to second.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Kubel flied out to center.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Morneau singled to left center, Harris scored.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Young struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Royals 1st
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Joey Gathright:Ball, Strike looking, Gathright reached on an infield single.
Esteban German:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, German sacrificed to catcher, Gathright to second.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Teahen struck out looking.
Billy Butler:Butler singled to center, Gathright scored.
Jose Guillen:Foul, Strike swinging, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lamb struck out swinging.
Mike Redmond:Strike looking, Strike looking, Redmond grounded out to shortstop.
Denard Span:Strike looking, Span grounded bunt out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon walked.
Miguel Olivo:Strike swinging, Olivo doubled to deep right, Gordon scored.
John Buck:Ball, Buck flied out to right.
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Pena flied out to right.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Gathright grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Everett grounded out to third.
Carlos Gomez:Ball, Gomez grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Brendan Harris:Strike swinging, Harris grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Esteban German:Ball, Ball, Foul, German grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Teahen grounded out to first.
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Butler walked.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Guillen grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Kubel singled to shallow left center.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Morneau flied out to left.
Delmon Young:Ball, Foul, Young grounded into double play shortstop to first, Kubel out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike looking, Gordon doubled to right.
Miguel Olivo:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Olivo struck out swinging.
John Buck:Ball, Gordon stole third, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Buck walked.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Ball, Pena hit sacrifice fly to center, Gordon scored.
Joey Gathright:Gathright singled to right, Buck to second.
Esteban German:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, German singled to left, Buck scored, Gathright to second.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Teahen lined out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Lamb grounded out to second.
Mike Redmond:Ball, Ball, Redmond flied out to left.
Denard Span:Ball, Foul, Foul, Span grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Francisco Liriano pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Butler walked.
Jose Guillen:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Guillen struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon:Gordon fouled out to third.
Miguel Olivo:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Olivo walked, Butler to second.
Brian Bass relieved Francisco Liriano.
John Buck:Buck grounded into fielder's choice to third, Butler out at third, Olivo to second on obstruction.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Everett singled to right.
Carlos Gomez:Ball, Gomez flied out to left.
Brendan Harris:Harris hit by pitch, Everett to second.
Jason Kubel:Foul, Kubel grounded out to first, Everett to third, Harris to second.
Justin Morneau:Morneau flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Brian Bass pitching:
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Bunt foul, Pena grounded out to second.
Joey Gathright:Gathright grounded out to second.
Esteban German:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, German grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Delmon Young:Strike looking, Young grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lamb walked.
Mike Redmond:Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Redmond grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Lamb out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Brian Bass pitching:
Mark Teahen:Teahen grounded out to first.
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Butler walked
Ross Gload ran for Billy Butler.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Strike swinging, Guillen grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Gload out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Denard Span:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Span flied out to left.
Adam Everett:Matt Tolbert hit for Adam Everett.
Matt Tolbert:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Tolbert struck out looking.
Carlos Gomez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Gomez flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Juan Rincon pitching:
Alex Gordon:Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon homered to right.
Miguel Olivo:Strike looking, Olivo flied out to left.
John Buck:Buck flied out to center.
Tony F. Pena:Pena flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Brendan Harris:Ball, Strike looking, Harris grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Kubel flied out to left.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Morneau grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

CBSSports.com Shop

Nike Philadelphia Phillies Classic Full Zip Hoodie

Summer Sale!
Save an extra 30% on sale items
Shop Now