MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Minnesota

Royals 1st
Carl Pavano pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus flied out to left.
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Podsednik grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Butler doubled to right, Butler out at third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Denard Span:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Span doubled to right.
Orlando Hudson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Hudson walked.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Mauer singled to left, Span to third, Hudson to second.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Morneau walked, Span scored, Hudson to third, Mauer to second.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Cuddyer hit sacrifice fly to right, Hudson scored.
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kubel popped out to shortstop.
Delmon Young:Young flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Carl Pavano pitching:
Jose Guillen:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Guillen grounded out to shortstop.
Rick Ankiel:Foul, Foul, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Ball, Foul, Callaspo singled to center.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Kendall flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Luke Hochevar pitching:
J.J. Hardy:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Hardy popped out to shortstop.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Harris reached on an infield single.
Denard Span:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Span grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Harris out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Carl Pavano pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Ball, Gordon singled to left.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Betancourt singled to center, Gordon to second.
David DeJesus:DeJesus sacrificed to first, Gordon to third, Betancourt to second.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Podsednik reached on an infield single, Gordon scored, Betancourt to third.
Billy Butler:Ball, Podsednik stole second, Foul, Ball, Butler singled to left, Betancourt scored, Podsednik to third.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Foul, Guillen singled to left, Podsednik scored, Butler to third.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Callaspo homered to right, Butler and Guillen scored.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Kendall singled to center.
Alex Gordon:Foul, Ball, Kendall stole second, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gordon flied out to left.
End of Inning (6 Runs, 7 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Orlando Hudson:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hudson grounded out to pitcher.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Mauer reached on an infield single.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Morneau struck out looking.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Cuddyer safe at first on 3rd baseman Gordon's throwing error, Mauer to second.
Jason Kubel:Strike looking, Ball, Kubel reached on an infield single, Mauer scored, Cuddyer to third.
Delmon Young:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 4th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Yuniesky Betancourt:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Betancourt grounded out to shortstop.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus ground-rule doubled to left.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Strike looking, Podsednik singled to right, DeJesus scored.
Alex Burnett relieved Carl Pavano.
Billy Butler:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Butler doubled to left, Podsednik to third.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Guillen struck out swinging.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Ankiel grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Luke Hochevar pitching:
J.J. Hardy:Ball, Strike looking, Hardy flied out to center.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Harris flied out to center.
Denard Span:Strike looking, Ball, Span singled to right.
Orlando Hudson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Hudson walked, Span to second.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Ball, Mauer walked, Span to third, Hudson to second.
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Strike looking, Morneau struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Alex Burnett pitching:
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Foul, Callaspo grounded out to second.
Jason Kendall:Bunt foul, Strike looking, Ball, Kendall flied out to center.
Alex Gordon:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gordon struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cuddyer walked.
Jason Kubel:Foul, Kubel lined into double play second to first, Cuddyer out at first.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Young grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Alex Burnett pitching:
Yuniesky Betancourt:Betancourt flied out to right.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, DeJesus struck out swinging.
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Podsednik singled to right.
Billy Butler:Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Butler struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Luke Hochevar pitching:
J.J. Hardy:Strike looking, Hardy grounded out to pitcher.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Harris grounded out to shortstop.
Denard Span:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Span struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Ron Mahay pitching:
Jose Guillen:Guillen singled to left.
Rick Ankiel:Strike looking, Ball, Guillen to second on wild pitch, Ball, Strike swinging, Ankiel struck out looking.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Callaspo struck out swinging, Guillen stole third.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Foul, Kendall grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Dusty Hughes pitching:
Orlando Hudson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Hudson walked.
Joe Mauer:Mauer lined out to center.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Ball, Morneau walked, Hudson to second.
Michael Cuddyer:Cuddyer singled to left, Hudson to third, Morneau to second.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Kubel reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Hudson scored, Morneau to third, Cuddyer to second on shortstop Betancourt's fielding error.
Delmon Young:Young grounded out to first, Morneau scored, Cuddyer to third, Kubel to second.
J.J. Hardy:Ball, Ball, Ball, Hardy walked
Jim Thome hit for Brendan Harris.
Jim Thome:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Thome struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Royals 8th
Alexi Casilla at third
Ron Mahay pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gordon grounded out to second.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Betancourt struck out swinging.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, DeJesus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Josh Rupe pitching:
Denard Span:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Span grounded out to shortstop.
Orlando Hudson:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Hudson lined out to shortstop.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Foul, Ball, Mauer singled to left.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Morneau struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Jesse Crain pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Podsednik flied out to right.
Billy Butler:Strike swinging, Ball, Butler grounded out to shortstop.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Guillen singled to right
Willie Bloomquist ran for Jose Guillen.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Bloomquist stole second, Ball, Ball, Ankiel walked.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Callaspo homered to right, Bloomquist and Ankiel scored.
Jason Kendall:Foul, Foul, Kendall flied out to center.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Mitch Maier in left
Joakim Soria pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kubel fouled out to shortstop.
Delmon Young:Strike looking, Foul, Young grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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