MLB Play by Play - Cleveland vs. Kansas City

Indians 1st
Brian Bannister pitching:
Asdrubal Cabrera :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Cabrera struck out swinging.
Grady Sizemore :Sizemore singled to right.
Shin-Soo Choo :Pickoff attempt to first, Choo flied out to deep center.
Travis Hafner :Strike looking, Sizemore stole second, Strike swinging, Ball, Hafner struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Jake Westbrook pitching:
David DeJesus :Ball, Ball, Ball, DeJesus walked.
Scott Podsednik :Strike looking, Ball, Podsednik sacrificed to first, DeJesus to second.
Billy Butler :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butler grounded out to shortstop.
Jose Guillen :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Guillen grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Indians 2nd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Austin Kearns :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kearns walked.
Russell Branyan :Ball, Foul, Branyan homered to center, Kearns scored.
Jhonny Peralta :Foul, Ball, Peralta lined out to shortstop.
Mark Grudzielanek :Strike looking, Grudzielanek lined out to shortstop.
Lou Marson :Ball, Strike looking, Marson grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Alberto Callaspo :Callaspo grounded out to first.
Mike Aviles :Ball, Aviles doubled to right.
Jason Kendall :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kendall grounded out to third.
Mitch Maier :Strike looking, Foul, Maier struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Indians 3rd
Brian Bannister pitching:
Asdrubal Cabrera :Strike swinging, Cabrera grounded out to first.
Grady Sizemore :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Sizemore struck out swinging.
Shin-Soo Choo :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Choo struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Yuniesky Betancourt :Strike looking, Ball, Betancourt singled to left center.
David DeJesus :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to shortstop, Betancourt to second.
Scott Podsednik :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Podsednik grounded out to shortstop.
Billy Butler :Ball, Strike looking, Butler singled to left center, Betancourt scored.
Jose Guillen :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Guillen flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Indians 4th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Travis Hafner :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Hafner walked.
Austin Kearns :Kearns singled to left center, Hafner to second.
Russell Branyan :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Branyan struck out swinging.
Jhonny Peralta :Foul, Peralta doubled to deep left center, Hafner and Kearns scored.
Mark Grudzielanek :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek walked.
Lou Marson :Ball, Ball, Marson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Grudzielanek out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Alberto Callaspo :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Callaspo singled to center.
Mike Aviles :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Aviles struck out swinging.
Jason Kendall :Pickoff attempt to first, Callaspo to second on Westbrook throwing error, Kendall grounded out to third.
Mitch Maier :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Maier walked.
Yuniesky Betancourt :Ball, Betancourt grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Maier out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Indians 5th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Asdrubal Cabrera :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Cabrera grounded out to first.
Grady Sizemore :Strike looking, Sizemore singled to right.
Shin-Soo Choo :Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Sizemore to second on wild pitch, Ball, Choo popped out to shortstop.
Travis Hafner :Strike looking, Foul, Hafner grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
David DeJesus :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to first.
Scott Podsednik :Ball, Foul, Podsednik grounded out to shortstop.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Butler grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Indians 6th
Brian Bannister pitching:
Austin Kearns :Strike looking, Ball, Kearns grounded out to second.
Russell Branyan :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Branyan struck out swinging.
Jhonny Peralta :Peralta safe at first on 3rd baseman Callaspo fielding error.
Mark Grudzielanek :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to right, Peralta to second.
Lou Marson :Marson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Royals 6th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Jose Guillen :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Guillen grounded out to shortstop.
Alberto Callaspo :Ball, Ball, Callaspo singled to center.
Mike Aviles :Ball, Aviles flied out to right.
Jason Kendall :Ball, Foul, Kendall grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Indians 7th
Bruce Chen pitching:
Asdrubal Cabrera :Ball, Strike looking, Cabrera grounded out to second.
Grady Sizemore :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Sizemore walked.
Shin-Soo Choo :Choo singled to right, Sizemore to second.
Travis Hafner :Ball, Ball, Sizemore stole third Choo to second, Strike looking, Hafner grounded out to shortstop, Sizemore scored, Choo to third.
Austin Kearns :Kearns singled to left, Choo scored.
Russell Branyan :Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball, Ball, Branyan singled to left center, Kearns to second.
Jhonny Peralta :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Peralta walked, Kearns to third, Branyan to second.
Mark Grudzielanek :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek walked, Kearns scored, Branyan to third, Peralta to second.
Dusty Hughes relieved Josh Rupe.
Lou Marson :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Marson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Jamey Wright pitching:
Mitch Maier :Strike looking, Ball, Maier grounded out to first.
Yuniesky Betancourt :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Betancourt struck out looking.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Indians 8th
Dusty Hughes pitching:
Asdrubal Cabrera :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Cabrera grounded out to pitcher.
Grady Sizemore :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Sizemore struck out swinging.
Shin-Soo Choo :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Choo grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Jamey Wright pitching:
Scott Podsednik :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Podsednik tripled to deep center.
Billy Butler :Foul, Ball, Butler grounded out to second, Podsednik scored.
Jose Guillen :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Guillen struck out swinging.
Alberto Callaspo :Ball, Callaspo grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Indians 9th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Travis Hafner :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Hafner flied out to center.
Austin Kearns :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Kearns struck out swinging.
Russell Branyan :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Branyan homered to right.
Jhonny Peralta :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Peralta struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Andy Marte at first
Hector Ambriz pitching:
Mike Aviles :Strike looking, Aviles singled to center
Brayan Pena hit for Jason Kendall.
Brayan Pena :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pena struck out swinging
Willie Bloomquist hit for Mitch Maier.
Willie Bloomquist :Foul, Foul, Bloomquist struck out swinging
Chris Getz hit for Yuniesky Betancourt.
Chris Getz :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Getz grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Aviles out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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