MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Detroit

Royals 1st
Nate Robertson pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, DeJesus struck out swinging.
Esteban German:Foul, Strike looking, German struck out swinging.
Mike Aviles:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Aviles popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Tigers 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Curtis Granderson:Joey Gathright in center, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Granderson grounded out to pitcher.
Placido Polanco:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Polanco grounded out to second.
Magglio Ordonez:Ball, Strike looking, Ordonez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Nate Robertson pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike swinging, Foul, Guillen grounded out to shortstop.
Ryan Shealy:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Shealy grounded out to second.
Alex Gordon:Gordon safe at first on Robertson's fielding error.
John Buck:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Buck walked, Gordon to second.
Tony F. Pena:Pena singled to right, Gordon scored, Buck to third, Pena out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Tigers 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Miguel Cabrera:Ball, Cabrera lined out to left.
Matt Joyce:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Joyce struck out swinging.
Jeff Larish:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Larish singled to left center.
Edgar Renteria:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Renteria grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Nate Robertson pitching:
Mitch Maier:Strike looking, Ball, Maier popped out to shortstop.
Joey Gathright:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Gathright reached on an infield single.
Esteban German:Ball, German sacrificed to catcher, Gathright to second.
Mike Aviles:Aviles grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Tigers 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Brandon Inge:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Inge flied out to center.
Dane K. Sardinha:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Sardinha singled to left center.
Curtis Granderson:Granderson flied out to deep right.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Polanco singled to left center, Sardinha to second.
Magglio Ordonez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ordonez grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Nate Robertson pitching:
Jose Guillen:Ball, Guillen flied out to right.
Ryan Shealy:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Shealy singled to center.
Alex Gordon:Gordon sacrificed to catcher, Shealy to second.
John Buck:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Buck singled to left center, Shealy scored.
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Pena struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Tigers 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Miguel Cabrera:Strike looking, Foul, Cabrera struck out swinging.
Matt Joyce:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Joyce singled to right.
Jeff Larish:Foul, Larish singled to right, Joyce to third.
Edgar Renteria:Foul, Renteria grounded into double play shortstop to first, Larish out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Nate Robertson pitching:
Mitch Maier:Strike looking, Maier singled to right.
Joey Gathright:Gathright flied out to left.
Esteban German:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, German walked, Maier to second.
Mike Aviles:Strike looking, Aviles singled to right, Maier to third, German to second.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Guillen reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Maier scored, German to third, Aviles out at second.
Ryan Shealy:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Shealy walked, Guillen to second.
Alex Gordon:Strike (foul tip), Ball, Gordon singled to left center, German scored, Guillen to third, Shealy to second.
John Buck:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Buck walked, Guillen scored, Shealy to third, Gordon to second.
Chris Lambert relieved Nate Robertson.
Tony F. Pena:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pena walked, Shealy scored, Gordon to third, Buck to second.
Mitch Maier:Strike looking, Ball, Maier tripled to right, Gordon, Buck and Pena scored.
Joey Gathright:Strike looking, Gathright grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (7 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Tigers 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Brandon Inge:Ball, Strike swinging, Inge flied out to right.
Dane K. Sardinha:Ball, Ball, Ball, Sardinha walked.
Curtis Granderson:Strike looking, Granderson flied out to center.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Polanco grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Ryan Raburn in right
Ramon Santiago at shortstop
Chris Lambert pitching:
Esteban German:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, German struck out swinging.
Mike Aviles:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Aviles singled to left center.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Guillen struck out swinging.
Ryan Shealy:Ball, Shealy grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Tigers 6th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Ryan Raburn:Strike looking, Foul, Raburn struck out swinging.
Miguel Cabrera:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cabrera singled to center.
Matt Joyce:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Joyce struck out looking.
Jeff Larish:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Larish singled to center, Cabrera to second.
Ramon Santiago:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Santiago popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Mike Hessman at third
Chris Lambert pitching:
Alex Gordon:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Gordon singled to right
Jason Smith ran for Alex Gordon.
John Buck:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Buck singled to center, Smith to second.
Tony F. Pena:Pena grounded out to third, Smith to third, Buck to second.
Mitch Maier:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Maier struck out swinging.
Joey Gathright:Gathright reached on an infield single, Smith scored, Buck to third.
Esteban German:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, German grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Tigers 7th
Kip Wells pitching:
Brandon Inge:Ball, Foul, Inge grounded out to shortstop.
Dane K. Sardinha:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Sardinha popped out to first.
Mike Hessman:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Hessman homered to left.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Polanco flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Freddy Dolsi pitching:
Mike Aviles:Aviles grounded out to shortstop.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Guillen struck out swinging
Kila Ka'aihue hit for Ryan Shealy.
Kila Ka'aihue:Ka'aihue singled to deep right.
Jason Smith:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Smith struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Tigers 8th
Jimmy Gobble pitching:
Ryan Raburn:Raburn flied out to left.
Miguel Cabrera:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Cabrera reached on an infield single.
Matt Joyce:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Joyce struck out looking.
Jeff Larish:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Larish struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Freddy Dolsi pitching:
John Buck:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Buck flied out to center.
Tony F. Pena:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Pena struck out looking.
Mitch Maier:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Maier struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Tigers 9th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Ramon Santiago:Ball, Santiago singled to center.
Brandon Inge:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Inge struck out swinging.
Dane K. Sardinha:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Sardinha walked, Santiago to second.
Mike Hessman:Foul, Foul, Foul, Hessman struck out swinging.
Placido Polanco:Ball, Polanco homered to left center, Santiago and Sardinha scored.
Ryan Raburn:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Raburn grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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