MLB Play by Play - Detroit vs. Kansas City

Tigers 1st
Gil Meche pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Granderson struck out looking.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Polanco grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos Guillen:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Guillen struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gathright walked.
Esteban German:German reached on bunt single to catcher, Gathright to second.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Butler doubled to right, Gathright and German scored.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Ball, Guillen flied out to right.
Miguel Olivo:Olivo doubled to center, Butler scored.
Mark Teahen:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Teahen struck out swinging.
Alberto Callaspo:Callaspo flied out to center.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 2nd
Gil Meche pitching:
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Ordonez doubled to right.
Miguel Cabrera:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Cabrera flied out to center, Ordonez to third.
Gary Sheffield:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Sheffield walked.
Matt Joyce:Ball, Joyce hit sacrifice fly to left, Ordonez scored.
Brandon Inge:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Inge singled to center, Sheffield to second.
Ramon Santiago:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Santiago grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Ross Gload:Ball, Strike looking, Gload doubled to center.
Tony F. Pena:Bunt foul, Bunt foul, Pena singled to right, Gload to third.
Joey Gathright:Gathright reached on an infield single, Gload scored, Pena to second.
Esteban German:German sacrificed to catcher, Pena to third, Gathright to second.
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butler walked.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Guillen walked, Pena scored, Gathright to third, Butler to second.
Miguel Olivo:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Olivo lined out to third.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Teahen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 3rd
Gil Meche pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Granderson grounded out to second.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Polanco flied out to center.
Carlos Guillen:Strike swinging, Ball, Guillen flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Callaspo grounded out to shortstop.
Ross Gload:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Gload grounded out to pitcher.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Pena singled to shallow center.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Pena stole second, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Gathright grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 4th
Gil Meche pitching:
Magglio Ordonez:Ordonez grounded out to shortstop.
Miguel Cabrera:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Cabrera walked.
Gary Sheffield:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Sheffield grounded into double play third to second to first, Cabrera out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Kenny Rogers pitching:
Esteban German:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, German lined out to pitcher.
Billy Butler:Ball, Butler popped out to second.
Jose Guillen:Guillen homered to left.
Miguel Olivo:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Olivo doubled to left.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Teahen singled to left, Olivo scored.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Callaspo singled to right, Teahen to second.
Ross Gload:Ball, Gload flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 5th
Gil Meche pitching:
Matt Joyce:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Joyce grounded out to pitcher.
Brandon Inge:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Inge struck out swinging.
Ramon Santiago:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Santiago doubled to right.
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Granderson singled to right, Santiago scored.
Placido Polanco:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Polanco singled to left center, Granderson to second.
Carlos Guillen:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Aquilino Lopez pitching:
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Pena struck out swinging.
Joey Gathright:Gathright lined out to shortstop.
Esteban German:German grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 6th
Gil Meche pitching:
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ordonez grounded out to second.
Miguel Cabrera:Foul, Foul, Cabrera struck out swinging.
Gary Sheffield:Sheffield popped out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Aquilino Lopez pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Foul, Ball, Butler grounded out to shortstop.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Guillen struck out looking.
Miguel Olivo:Foul, Strike swinging, Olivo struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Tigers 7th
Gil Meche pitching:
Matt Joyce:Ball, Joyce homered to right.
Brandon Inge:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Inge struck out looking.
Ramon Santiago:Santiago grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Curtis Granderson:Ball, Ball, Granderson flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Bobby Seay pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Teahen flied out to left.
Alberto Callaspo:Strike looking, Callaspo singled to shallow center.
Ross Gload:Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Gload safe at first on shortstop Santiago's fielding error, Callaspo to second.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pena grounded out to shortstop, Callaspo to third, Gload to second.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Gathright struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Tigers 8th
Joel Peralta pitching:
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Ball, Polanco grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos Guillen:Guillen doubled to deep left center.
Magglio Ordonez:Ordonez doubled to deep left center, Guillen scored.
Miguel Cabrera:Ball, Ball, Cabrera popped out to second.
Gary Sheffield:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Sheffield struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Todd Jones pitching:
Esteban German:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, German walked.
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, German stole second, Strike looking, Ball, Butler grounded out to third.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Guillen reached on an infield single, German scored.
Miguel Olivo:Foul, Strike swinging, Olivo reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Guillen out at second.
Mark Teahen:Teahen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Tigers 9th
David DeJesus in left
Ramon Ramirez pitching:
Matt Joyce:Ball, Ball, Joyce popped out to third.
Brandon Inge:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Inge struck out swinging.
Ramon Santiago:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Santiago flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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