MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Tampa Bay

Royals 1st
Jeff Niemann pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, DeJesus grounded out to first.
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Podsednik grounded out to second.
Billy Butler:Foul, Butler flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Bartlett grounded out to shortstop.
Carl Crawford:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Crawford struck out swinging.
Ben Zobrist:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Zobrist grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Jose Guillen:Foul, Guillen flied out to center.
Alberto Callaspo:Strike looking, Foul, Callaspo grounded out to third.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Kendall struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Evan Longoria:Strike looking, Longoria homered to right.
Carlos Pena:Pena grounded out to first.
B.J. Upton:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Upton grounded out to shortstop.
Pat Burrell:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Burrell walked.
John Jaso:Strike looking, Jaso grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Mitch Maier:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Maier reached on an infield single.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Betancourt struck out swinging.
Chris Getz:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Foul, Getz grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Maier out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rays 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Sean Rodriguez:Bunt foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to third.
Jason Bartlett:Bartlett grounded out to third.
Carl Crawford:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Crawford grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, DeJesus fouled out to first.
Scott Podsednik:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Podsednik walked.
Billy Butler:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball (pitchout), Butler grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Podsednik out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Ben Zobrist:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Zobrist grounded out to second.
Evan Longoria:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Longoria grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos Pena:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pena walked.
B.J. Upton:Ball, Ball, Upton popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Guillen grounded out to third.
Alberto Callaspo:Ball, Strike swinging, Callaspo flied out to left.
Jason Kendall:Strike looking, Ball, Kendall lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Pat Burrell:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Burrell struck out on foul tip.
John Jaso:Strike looking, Ball, Jaso grounded out to first.
Sean Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Rodriguez flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Mitch Maier:Ball, Maier flied out to center.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Strike looking, Betancourt grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Getz:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Getz struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 6th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Jason Bartlett:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bartlett flied out to deep right.
Carl Crawford:Ball, Crawford grounded out to second.
Ben Zobrist:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Zobrist grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
David DeJesus:Ball, Ball, Ball, DeJesus walked.
Scott Podsednik:Ball, Podsednik sacrificed to second, DeJesus to second.
Billy Butler:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Butler singled to center, DeJesus to third.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Guillen ground-rule doubled to center, DeJesus scored, Butler to third.
Alberto Callaspo:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Callaspo intentionally walked.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Kendall grounded into double play first to pitcher, Guillen out at third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 7th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Evan Longoria:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Longoria singled to center.
Carlos Pena:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Pena struck out swinging, Longoria caught stealing, catcher to second.
B.J. Upton:Ball, Foul, Upton lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Mitch Maier:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Maier walked.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Betancourt sacrificed to pitcher, Maier to second.
Randy Choate relieved Jeff Niemann.
Chris Getz:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Getz struck out swinging.
David DeJesus:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 8th
Josh Rupe pitching:
Pat Burrell:Ball, Burrell singled to left
Gabe Kapler ran for Pat Burrell.
John Jaso:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Jaso flied out to deep left.
Sean Rodriguez:Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Rodriguez grounded into double play third to second to first, Kapler out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Randy Choate pitching:
Scott Podsednik:Foul, Ball, Podsednik safe at first on Choate's fielding error.
Rafael Soriano relieved Randy Choate.
Billy Butler:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Butler singled to left, Podsednik to third.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Guillen hit by pitch, Butler to second.
Alberto Callaspo:Foul, Callaspo hit sacrifice fly to left, Podsednik scored
Willie Bloomquist ran for Billy Butler.
Jason Kendall:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kendall singled to left center, Bloomquist to third, Guillen to second.
Mitch Maier:Strike looking, Foul, Maier singled to right, Bloomquist scored, Guillen out at home, Kendall to second.
Yuniesky Betancourt:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Betancourt grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Rays 9th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Jason Bartlett:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Bartlett struck out swinging.
Carl Crawford:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Crawford singled to center.
Ben Zobrist:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Crawford to second on fielder's indifference, Strike looking, Zobrist walked, Crawford to third on fielder's indifference.
Evan Longoria:Longoria hit sacrifice fly to left, Crawford scored.
Carlos Pena:Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to third, Pickoff attempt to third, Strike looking, Ball, Pena walked, Zobrist to second.
B.J. Upton:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Upton flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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