MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Kansas City

Cardinals 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Skip Schumaker:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Schumaker struck out on foul tip.
Colby Rasmus:Rasmus grounded out to first.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Pujols flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Chris Carpenter pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus flied out to left.
Luis A. Hernandez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hernandez grounded out to second.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Butler struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Ludwick grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Duncan struck out swinging.
Yadier Molina:Molina grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Mike Jacobs:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Jacobs walked.
Jose Guillen:Guillen grounded into double play third to second to first, Jacobs out at second.
Alberto Callaspo:Callaspo flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Rick Ankiel:Ankiel singled to right, Ankiel to second on right fielder Guillen's fielding error.
Khalil Greene:Ball, Ball, Greene flied out to right.
Brendan Ryan:Ryan singled to center, Ankiel scored.
Skip Schumaker:Schumaker grounded out to shortstop, Ryan to second.
Colby Rasmus:Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to second, Ryan to third on Olivo's throwing error, Ball, Foul, Rasmus struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 2 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Mark Teahen:Ball, Teahen tripled to deep right.
Miguel Olivo:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Olivo struck out swinging.
Mitch Maier:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Maier grounded out to second.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pujols grounded out to pitcher.
Ryan Ludwick:Ludwick flied out to center.
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Ball, Duncan grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Luis A. Hernandez:Strike looking, Foul, Hernandez struck out on foul tip.
Billy Butler:Butler grounded out to second.
Mike Jacobs:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Jacobs struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Molina singled to center.
Rick Ankiel:Ankiel flied out to center.
Khalil Greene:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Greene flied out to left.
Brendan Ryan:Ball, Ryan fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Guillen grounded out to shortstop.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Callaspo walked.
Mark Teahen:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Teahen fouled out to third.
Miguel Olivo:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Olivo doubled hard to left, Callaspo to third.
Mitch Maier:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Maier struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Skip Schumaker:Ball, Foul, Schumaker singled to center.
Colby Rasmus:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rasmus popped out to third.
Albert Pujols:Pujols homered to left center, Schumaker scored.
Ryan Ludwick:Foul, Ludwick singled to left.
Chris Duncan:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Duncan grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Ludwick out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Chris Carpenter pitching:
David DeJesus:DeJesus grounded out to second.
Luis A. Hernandez:Ball, Ball, Hernandez grounded out to pitcher.
Billy Butler:Ball, Butler grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Yadier Molina:Molina flied out to center.
Rick Ankiel:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Khalil Greene:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Greene flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Mike Jacobs:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Jacobs struck out swinging.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Strike swinging, Guillen popped out to catcher.
Alberto Callaspo:Callaspo grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Joe Thurston hit for Brendan Ryan
Brian Bannister pitching:
Joe Thurston:Strike swinging, Thurston grounded out to second.
Skip Schumaker:Ball, Foul, Schumaker grounded out to shortstop.
Colby Rasmus:Strike swinging, Ball, Rasmus flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Tyler Greene at shortstop
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Teahen grounded out to shortstop.
Miguel Olivo:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Olivo grounded out to third.
Mitch Maier:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Maier doubled to right.
Trever Miller relieved Chris Carpenter.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, DeJesus walked
Willie Bloomquist hit for Luis A. Hernandez.
Ryan Franklin relieved Trever Miller.
Willie Bloomquist:Foul, Bloomquist singled to center, Maier scored, DeJesus to second.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butler safe at first on shortstop Greene's fielding error, DeJesus to third, Bloomquist to second.
Mike Jacobs:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Jacobs flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Cardinals 9th
Kyle Farnsworth pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pujols struck out swinging.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ludwick singled to right.
Chris Duncan:Strike swinging, Duncan singled to center, Ludwick to third.
Yadier Molina:Molina singled to right, Ludwick scored, Duncan to second.
John Bale relieved Kyle Farnsworth.
Rick Ankiel:Foul, Foul, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Khalil Greene:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Greene homered to left, Duncan and Molina scored.
Joe Thurston:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Thurston struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Ryan Franklin pitching:
Jose Guillen:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Guillen singled hard to center.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Ball, Callaspo grounded out to second, Guillen to second.
Mark Teahen:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Teahen grounded out to shortstop, Guillen to third.
Miguel Olivo:Strike swinging, Foul, Olivo struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)