MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. New York

Royals 1st
Mike Mussina pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus singled to left.
Mike Aviles:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Aviles singled to right, DeJesus to second.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Teahen struck out swinging.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Foul, Guillen reached on an infield single, DeJesus to third, Aviles to second.
Billy Butler:Butler doubled to left, DeJesus and Aviles scored, Guillen to third.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Gordon hit sacrifice fly to center, Guillen scored, Butler to third.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Gload grounded out to third.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Yankees 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Johnny Damon:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Damon walked.
Derek Jeter:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Damon stole second, Ball, Jeter reached on an infield single.
Bobby Abreu:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Abreu lined out to left.
Alex Rodriguez:Strike looking, Foul, Rodriguez homered to left center, Damon and Jeter scored.
Jason Giambi:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Giambi grounded out to second.
Xavier Nady:Strike looking, Ball, Nady homered to right.
Robinson Cano:Strike looking, Ball, Cano singled to right.
Jose Molina:Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Molina doubled to deep left center, Cano scored.
Brett Gardner:Strike looking, Gardner tripled to right, Molina scored.
Johnny Damon:Ball, Ball, Damon flied out to right.
End of Inning (6 Runs, 6 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Mike Mussina pitching:
John Buck:Foul, Ball, Ball, Buck doubled to left.
Esteban German:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, German singled to center, Buck to third.
David DeJesus:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, DeJesus grounded bunt out to center.
Mike Aviles:Aviles grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, German out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Yankees 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Derek Jeter:Jeter singled to right.
Bobby Abreu:Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Jeter stole second, Jeter to third on Buck's throwing error, Abreu walked.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Rodriguez walked, Abreu to second.
Jason Giambi:Ball, Foul, Giambi homered to right, Jeter, Abreu and Rodriguez scored.
Xavier Nady:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Nady reached on an infield single.
Robinson Cano:Strike looking, Foul, Cano singled to right, Nady to third.
Josh Newman relieved Brian Bannister.
Jose Molina:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Molina lined into double play second, Cano out at third.
Brett Gardner:Ball, Ball, Gardner flied out to center.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 3rd
Mike Mussina pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Teahen grounded out to first.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Guillen grounded out to pitcher.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Strike looking, Butler struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Yankees 3rd
Josh Newman pitching:
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Damon walked.
Derek Jeter:Strike looking, Jeter singled to center, Damon to second.
Bobby Abreu:Strike looking, Strike looking, Abreu grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Damon to third, Jeter out at second.
Alex Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Rodriguez singled to left center, Damon scored, Rodriguez out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Mike Mussina pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gordon flied out to left.
Ross Gload:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Gload flied out to left.
John Buck:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Buck struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Yankees 4th
Josh Newman pitching:
Jason Giambi:Strike looking, Giambi popped out to third.
Xavier Nady:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Nady walked.
Robinson Cano:Strike looking, Foul, Cano flied out to right.
Jose Molina:Foul, Molina popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Mike Mussina pitching:
Esteban German:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, German grounded out to first.
David DeJesus:DeJesus grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Aviles:Strike looking, Foul, Aviles struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Yankees 5th
Josh Newman pitching:
Brett Gardner:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Gardner lined out to first.
Johnny Damon:Strike looking, Ball, Damon flied out to left.
Derek Jeter:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Jeter reached on an infield single.
Bobby Abreu:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Abreu walked, Jeter to second.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Rodriguez walked, Jeter to third, Abreu to second.
Jason Giambi:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Giambi struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Mike Mussina pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Teahen grounded out to second.
Jose Guillen:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Guillen struck out looking.
Billy Butler:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Butler grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Yankees 6th
Jeff Fulchino pitching:
Xavier Nady:Nady flied out to center.
Robinson Cano:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Cano struck out swinging.
Jose Molina:Foul, Foul, Molina grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Billy Traber pitching:
Alex Gordon:Gordon grounded out to first.
Ross Gload:Ball, Gload singled to right.
John Buck:Buck popped out to first
Tony F. Pena hit for Esteban German.
Tony F. Pena:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Pena grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Yankees 7th
Jeff Fulchino pitching:
Brett Gardner:Gardner grounded out to shortstop.
Johnny Damon:Ball, Foul, Foul, Damon struck out swinging.
Derek Jeter:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Jeter hit by pitch.
Bobby Abreu:Abreu doubled to deep left center, Jeter scored.
Alex Rodriguez:Ball, Rodriguez singled to left, Abreu scored
Cody Ransom hit for Jason Giambi.
Cody Ransom:Foul, Ransom homered to left, Rodriguez scored.
Xavier Nady:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Nady grounded out to third.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Wilson Betemit at shortstop
Justin Christian in right
Billy Traber pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, DeJesus singled to right.
Mike Aviles:Foul, Foul, Ball, DeJesus to third on wild pitch, Ball, Aviles grounded out to second, DeJesus scored.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Teahen struck out swinging
Mitch Maier hit for Jose Guillen.
Mitch Maier:Maier grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Yankees 8th
Jeff Fulchino pitching:
Robinson Cano:Ball, Ball, Cano grounded out to first.
Jose Molina:Strike looking, Ball, Molina grounded bunt out to left.
Brett Gardner:Ball, Ball, Gardner reached on an infield single.
Johnny Damon:Damon flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Chris Britton pitching:
Billy Butler:Foul, Butler flied out to center.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gordon walked.
Ross Gload:Strike looking, Gload homered to right, Gordon scored.
John Buck:Buck flied out to right.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Strike looking, Pena singled to center.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, DeJesus struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)