MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Kansas City

Twins 1st
Gil Meche pitching:
Denard Span:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Span grounded out to shortstop.
Orlando Hudson:Strike looking, Ball, Hudson singled to center.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Mauer grounded out to first, Hudson to second.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Morneau singled to right, Hudson scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Foul, Cuddyer doubled to left, Morneau scored.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Kubel grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Carl Pavano pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, DeJesus grounded out to shortstop.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Ball, Podsednik grounded out to first.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Butler struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Gil Meche pitching:
Jim Thome:Ball, Strike swinging, Thome flied out to right.
J.J. Hardy:Ball, Foul, Foul, Hardy struck out looking.
Brendan Harris:Harris grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Carl Pavano pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Guillen grounded out to third.
Alberto Callaspo:Strike looking, Callaspo singled to center.
Rick Ankiel:Ankiel grounded into double play first to shortstop to second, Callaspo out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Gil Meche pitching:
Denard Span:Strike looking, Ball, Span singled to right.
Orlando Hudson:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Span stole second, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Span to third on wild pitch, Hudson walked.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Mauer struck out swinging, Hudson stole second.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Morneau walked.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Span scored, Hudson to third, Morneau out at second.
Jason Kubel:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Kubel walked, Cuddyer to second.
Jim Thome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Thome grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Carl Pavano pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Kendall flied out to center.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gordon struck out on foul tip.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Ball, Betancourt doubled to right.
David DeJesus:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, DeJesus singled to center, Betancourt scored.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Podsednik flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Gil Meche pitching:
J.J. Hardy:Strike looking, Ball, Hardy grounded out to shortstop.
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Harris walked.
Denard Span:Ball, Ball, Ball, Span walked, Harris to second.
Orlando Hudson:Ball, Hudson reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Harris scored, Span out at second on shortstop Callaspo's throwing error.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Mauer doubled to left, Hudson to third.
Justin Morneau:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Morneau intentionally walked.
Michael Cuddyer:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Cuddyer grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Morneau out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Royals 4th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butler struck out swinging.
Jose Guillen:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Guillen struck out swinging.
Alberto Callaspo:Strike looking, Callaspo flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
Brad Thompson pitching:
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Foul, Kubel flied out to center.
Jim Thome:Ball, Foul, Thome homered to left.
J.J. Hardy:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Hardy flied out to left.
Brendan Harris:Strike looking, Harris grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Rick Ankiel:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kendall lined out to first.
Alex Gordon:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Gordon flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Dusty Hughes pitching:
Denard Span:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Span struck out looking.
Orlando Hudson:Ball, Hudson singled to center.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Mauer flied out to left.
Justin Morneau:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Morneau flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Yuniesky Betancourt:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Betancourt grounded out to third.
David DeJesus:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus in the park home run to right.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Podsednik grounded out to second.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Butler grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Dusty Hughes pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Cuddyer flied out to center.
Jason Kubel:Kubel flied out to right.
Jim Thome:Strike looking, Ball, Thome grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Carl Pavano pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Guillen flied out to left.
Alberto Callaspo:Callaspo fouled out to third.
Rick Ankiel:Ankiel grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Kyle Farnsworth pitching:
J.J. Hardy:Strike looking, Ball, Hardy homered to left.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Harris grounded out to third.
Denard Span:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Span grounded out to second.
Orlando Hudson:Hudson singled to right.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Mauer flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Matt Guerrier pitching:
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Ball, Kendall walked.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gordon singled to center, Kendall to second.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Strike looking, Foul, Betancourt struck out swinging.
David DeJesus:DeJesus hit by pitch, Kendall to third, Gordon to second.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Podsednik grounded into fielder's choice to second, Kendall scored, Gordon to third, DeJesus out at second.
Billy Butler:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Butler flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Robinson Tejeda pitching:
Justin Morneau:Ball, Foul, Foul, Morneau flied out to center.
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer walked.
Jason Kubel:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer stole second, Kubel singled to left, Cuddyer to third.
Jim Thome:Thome doubled to right, Cuddyer and Kubel scored.
J.J. Hardy:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Hardy struck out swinging.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Harris flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Alexi Casilla ran for Jim Thome
Brian Duensing pitching:
Jose Guillen:Brian Duensing relieved Matt Guerrier, Guillen flied out to right.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Callaspo reached on an infield single.
Rick Ankiel:Strike looking, Ball, Ankiel popped out to shortstop.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kendall struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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