MLB Play by Play - Minnesota vs. Kansas City

Twins 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Denard Span:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Span grounded out to third.
Orlando Hudson:Strike looking, Ball, Hudson popped out to shortstop.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Mauer flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Kevin Slowey pitching:
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus doubled to left.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Podsednik singled to center, DeJesus to third.
Billy Butler:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Ball, Podsednik stole second, Strike looking, Butler lined out to second.
Jose Guillen:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Guillen hit sacrifice fly to left, DeJesus scored.
Alberto Callaspo:Strike looking, Foul, Callaspo struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Justin Morneau:Strike looking, Ball, Morneau homered to right.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer grounded out to second.
Jim Thome:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Thome grounded out to first.
Delmon Young:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Young doubled to right.
J.J. Hardy:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Hardy singled to left, Young scored.
Brendan Harris:Harris doubled to right, Hardy to third.
Denard Span:Foul, Foul, Ball, Span grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Strike looking, Kendall popped out to first.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Gordon walked.
Mitch Maier:Strike looking, Maier popped out to shortstop.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Foul, Strike looking, Betancourt singled to right, Gordon to third.
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Orlando Hudson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Hudson popped out to third.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Mauer singled to center.
Justin Morneau:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Morneau reached on fielder's choice to third, Mauer out at second.
Michael Cuddyer:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer reached on an infield single, Morneau out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Podsednik fouled out to shortstop.
Billy Butler:Ball, Butler grounded out to second.
Jose Guillen:Strike swinging, Foul, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Jim Thome:Ball, Strike looking, Thome doubled to deep left.
Delmon Young:Strike swinging, Young grounded out to shortstop.
J.J. Hardy:Ball, Hardy grounded out to shortstop, Thome to third.
Brendan Harris:Ball, Ball, Harris fouled out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Alberto Callaspo:Strike swinging, Callaspo doubled to center.
Jason Kendall:Strike swinging, Foul, Kendall grounded out to pitcher.
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Gordon flied out to left.
Mitch Maier:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Maier walked.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Betancourt singled to center, Callaspo scored, Maier to second.
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, DeJesus flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Denard Span:Strike looking, Span grounded out to second.
Orlando Hudson:Strike looking, Hudson reached on an infield single.
Joe Mauer:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Mauer reached on fielder's choice to first, Hudson out at second, Mauer to second on 1st baseman Betancourt's throwing error.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Morneau walked.
Michael Cuddyer:Foul on catcher Kendall's dropped ball error, Foul, Foul, Cuddyer flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 2 Errors)
Royals 5th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Podsednik flied out to left.
Billy Butler:Ball, Strike looking, Butler flied out to right.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Guillen homered to left.
Alberto Callaspo:Strike swinging, Ball, Callaspo doubled to left.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Strike looking, Kendall grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 6th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Jim Thome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Thome walked.
Delmon Young:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Young grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Thome out at second.
J.J. Hardy:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Hardy grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Gordon walked.
Mitch Maier:Foul, Maier tripled to right, Gordon scored.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Ball, Betancourt grounded out to third.
Ron Mahay relieved Kevin Slowey.
David DeJesus:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus flied out to left.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Foul, Podsednik struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 7th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Brendan Harris:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Harris hit by pitch.
Denard Span:Span flied out to left.
Orlando Hudson:Strike looking, Hudson singled to left, Harris to second.
Dusty Hughes relieved Brian Bannister.
Joe Mauer:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Mauer reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Harris to third, Hudson out at second.
Justin Morneau:Foul, Morneau flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Alex Burnett pitching:
Billy Butler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Butler singled to right.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Guillen struck out swinging.
Alberto Callaspo:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Callaspo walked, Butler to second.
Jason Kendall:Strike swinging, Kendall grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Callaspo out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Twins 8th
Josh Rupe pitching:
Michael Cuddyer:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Jim Thome:Ball, Thome grounded out to shortstop.
Delmon Young:Foul, Ball, Ball, Young singled to center.
J.J. Hardy:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Hardy walked, Young to second
Jason Kubel hit for Brendan Harris.
Jason Kubel:Ball, Ball, Young to third on wild pitch, Ball, Kubel walked, Hardy to second
Alexi Casilla ran for Jason Kubel.
Denard Span:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Span grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Alex Burnett pitching:
Alex Gordon:Strike looking, Ball, Gordon grounded out to second.
Mitch Maier:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Maier struck out looking.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Betancourt flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Twins 9th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Orlando Hudson:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Hudson grounded out to first.
Joe Mauer:Strike looking, Mauer singled to right.
Justin Morneau:Ball, Morneau doubled to center, Mauer scored.
Michael Cuddyer:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Jim Thome:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Thome struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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