MLB Play by Play - Texas vs. Kansas City

Rangers 1st
Gil Meche pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Kinsler grounded out to first.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Young grounded out to third.
Josh Hamilton:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Hamilton struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Kevin Millwood pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus singled to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop, DeJesus to second.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Ball, Ball, Gordon walked.
Jose Guillen:Guillen singled to center, DeJesus scored, Gordon to third.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Foul, Teahen grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Guillen out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 2nd
Gil Meche pitching:
Milton Bradley:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Bradley flied out to right.
David Murphy:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Murphy walked.
Gerald Laird:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Laird singled to left center, Murphy to second.
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Catalanotto grounded out to first, Murphy to third, Laird to second.
Brandon Boggs:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Boggs grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Miguel Olivo:Foul, Ball, Foul, Olivo struck out swinging.
John Buck:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Buck struck out looking.
Mike Aviles:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Aviles struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 3rd
Gil Meche pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Vazquez grounded out to third.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Kinsler flied out to right.
Michael Young:Strike swinging, Ball, Young flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Joey Gathright:Gathright grounded bunt out to first.
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, DeJesus struck out looking.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek singled to center.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Gordon flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 4th
Gil Meche pitching:
Josh Hamilton:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Hamilton struck out swinging.
Milton Bradley:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bradley struck out looking.
David Murphy:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Murphy struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Guillen doubled to deep left center.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Teahen walked.
Miguel Olivo:Olivo grounded into fielder's choice to pitcher, Guillen to third, Teahen out at second.
John Buck:Buck singled to left center, Guillen scored, Olivo to second.
Mike Aviles:Aviles grounded into fielder's choice to second, Olivo to third, Buck out at second.
Joey Gathright:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Aviles stole second, Gathright walked.
David DeJesus:Foul, Ball, DeJesus grounded into fielder's choice to third, Aviles out at third, Gathright to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 5th
Gil Meche pitching:
Gerald Laird:Ball, Foul, Bunt foul, Ball, Foul, Laird doubled to deep left center.
Frank Catalanotto:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Catalanotto grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Laird out at third.
Brandon Boggs:Ball, Boggs grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Catalanotto out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to second.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gordon homered to center.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Guillen reached on an infield single.
Mark Teahen:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Guillen to third on Laird's throwing error, Ball, Foul, Ball, Teahen struck out swinging.
Miguel Olivo:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Olivo lined out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 6th
Gil Meche pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Vazquez doubled to deep right.
Ian Kinsler:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Kinsler walked.
Michael Young:Young singled to right, Vazquez to third, Kinsler to second.
Josh Hamilton:Hamilton grounded into fielder's choice to second, Vazquez scored, Kinsler to third, Young out at second.
Milton Bradley:Bradley grounded into fielder's choice to pitcher, Kinsler out at home, Hamilton to second.
David Murphy:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Murphy grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Kevin Millwood pitching:
John Buck:Buck singled to center.
Mike Aviles:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Aviles singled to right, Buck scored, Aviles to third on right fielder Bradley's fielding error.
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Gathright singled softly to shallow left center, Aviles scored.
David DeJesus:Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Ball, DeJesus grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, Gathright out at second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to center.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Gordon grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)

Rangers 7th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Gerald Laird:Laird grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Frank Catalanotto:Chris Shelton hit for Frank Catalanotto.
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Ball, Shelton grounded out to third.
Brandon Boggs:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Boggs grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Josh Rupe pitching:
Jose Guillen:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Guillen struck out swinging.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Teahen singled to center.
Miguel Olivo:Strike swinging, Olivo grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Teahen out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Rangers 8th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Vazquez grounded out to second.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Kinsler flied out to left.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Young walked.
Josh Hamilton:Hamilton safe at first on right fielder Teahen's fielding error, Young to second.
Milton Bradley:Strike looking, Strike looking, Bradley doubled to deep right, Young and Hamilton scored.
Ramon Ramirez relieved Yasuhiko Yabuta.
David Murphy:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Murphy singled to right, Bradley scored.
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Ball, Laird singled to center, Murphy to second.
Chris Shelton:Strike looking, Ball, Shelton singled to right, Murphy scored, Laird to third.
Brandon Boggs:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Boggs walked, Shelton to second.
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Vazquez flied out to right.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)
Royals 8th
Josh Rupe pitching:
John Buck:Foul, Ball, Eddie Guardado relieved Josh Rupe, Buck grounded out to pitcher.
Mike Aviles:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Aviles flied out to right.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Gathright struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Rangers 9th
Yasuhiko Yabuta pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Kinsler doubled to deep left.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Young grounded out to second, Kinsler to third.
Josh Hamilton:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Hamilton struck out swinging.
Milton Bradley:Ball, Ball, Intentional ball, Bradley intentionally walked.
David Murphy:Strike swinging, Ball, Kinsler scored, Bradley to second on passed ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Murphy struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
C.J. Wilson pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, DeJesus flied out to left.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Grudzielanek struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon:Strike swinging, Foul, Gordon singled to right.
Jose Guillen:Guillen safe at first on 1st baseman Shelton's fielding error, Gordon to second
Marlon Byrd in right.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Teahen struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

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