MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Kansas City

Twins 1st
Lenny DiNardo pitching:
Denard Span:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Span singled to right.
Orlando Cabrera:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Cabrera grounded into double play second to first, Span out at second.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mauer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Scott Baker pitching:
Willie Bloomquist:Strike looking, Bloomquist singled to right.
Mitch Maier:Strike looking, Ball, Maier singled to left, Bloomquist to second.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Butler struck out on foul tip.
Mike Jacobs:Jacobs lined into double play first to shortstop, Bloomquist out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Lenny DiNardo pitching:
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kubel flied out to center.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Cuddyer grounded out to third.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Young grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Scott Baker pitching:
Alberto Callaspo:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Callaspo homered to right.
Brayan Pena:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pena homered to right.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Strike looking, Betancourt flied out to right.
Josh Anderson:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Anderson grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Lenny DiNardo pitching:
Brendan Harris:Ball, Foul, Ball, Harris singled to center.
Matt Tolbert:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Tolbert struck out on foul tip.
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Punto walked, Harris to second.
Denard Span:Strike looking, Ball, Span reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Harris to third, Punto out at second.
Orlando Cabrera:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Cabrera grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Scott Baker pitching:
Willie Bloomquist:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bloomquist struck out swinging.
Mitch Maier:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Maier grounded out to second.
Billy Butler:Ball, Foul, Butler flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Lenny DiNardo pitching:
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Mauer walked.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Foul, Kubel hit by pitch, Mauer to second.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Cuddyer doubled to center, Mauer out at home, Kubel to third.
Delmon Young:Young safe at first on shortstop Betancourt's fielding error, Kubel scored, Cuddyer to third.
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Harris hit sacrifice fly to center, Cuddyer scored.
Matt Tolbert:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Tolbert singled to center, Young to second.
Nick Punto:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Punto walked, Young to third, Tolbert to second.
Denard Span:Strike looking, Span tripled to center, Young, Tolbert and Punto scored.
Orlando Cabrera:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Cabrera grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Royals 4th
Scott Baker pitching:
Mike Jacobs:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Jacobs struck out swinging.
Alberto Callaspo:Foul, Ball, Callaspo popped out to second.
Brayan Pena:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pena flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
Lenny DiNardo pitching:
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Mauer singled to left center.
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Kubel struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer flied out to right.
Delmon Young:Young grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Scott Baker pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Gordon flied out to center.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Betancourt fouled out to catcher.
Josh Anderson:Strike looking, Ball, Anderson grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Lenny DiNardo pitching:
Brendan Harris:Strike swinging, Harris singled to left.
Matt Tolbert:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Tolbert singled to left, Harris to second.
Nick Punto:Punto sacrificed to catcher, Harris to third, Tolbert to second.
Denard Span:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Span singled to center, Harris and Tolbert scored.
Orlando Cabrera:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Span picked off at first, pitcher to first, Ball, Foul, Cabrera flied out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Scott Baker pitching:
Willie Bloomquist:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Bloomquist struck out looking.
Mitch Maier:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Maier walked.
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Butler grounded into double play shortstop to first, Maier out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Jamey Wright pitching:
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Mauer grounded out to second.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Ball, Kubel walked.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Delmon Young:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Scott Baker pitching:
Mike Jacobs:Strike looking, Ball, Jacobs singled to left.
Alberto Callaspo:Callaspo doubled to center, Jacobs scored.
Brayan Pena:Pena grounded out to second, Callaspo to third.
Alex Gordon:Ron Mahay relieved Scott Baker, Foul, Ball, Gordon grounded out to third, Callaspo scored.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Strike looking, Betancourt grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Yasuhiko Yabuta pitching:
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Harris struck out swinging.
Matt Tolbert:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Tolbert doubled to right.
Nick Punto:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Punto walked.
Denard Span:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Span singled to left, Tolbert scored, Punto to third.
Orlando Cabrera:Ball, Cabrera singled to left, Punto scored, Span to second.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Span to third on wild pitch, Mauer doubled to center, Span and Cabrera scored.
Kyle Farnsworth relieved Yasuhiko Yabuta.
Jason Kubel:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kubel struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer hit by pitch.
Delmon Young:Strike looking, Strike looking, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Carlos Gomez in center
Ron Mahay pitching:
Josh Anderson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Anderson grounded out to second.
Willie Bloomquist:Ball, Ball, Bloomquist flied out to right.
Mitch Maier:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Maier walked.
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Butler doubled to right, Maier scored.
Mike Jacobs:Foul, Jacobs flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Victor M. Marte pitching:
Brendan Harris:Ball, Harris popped out to second.
Matt Tolbert:Strike looking, Tolbert grounded out to second.
Nick Punto:Punto popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Bobby Keppel pitching:
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Callaspo struck out swinging.
Brayan Pena:Foul, Pena singled to left.
Alex Gordon:Gordon reached on an infield single, Pena to third on shortstop Cabrera's throwing error.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Strike looking, Betancourt reached on fielder's choice to third, Pena scored, Gordon out at second.
Josh Anderson:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Anderson flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

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