MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Minnesota

Royals 1st
Brian Duensing pitching:
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Getz reached on an infield single.
Melky Cabrera :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Cabrera grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Getz out at second.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
Billy Butler :Ball, Ball, Foul, Butler grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Cabrera out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Jeff Francis pitching:
Denard Span :Strike looking, Span grounded out to second.
Joe Mauer :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Mauer struck out swinging.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Morneau grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Brian Duensing pitching:
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Francoeur lined out to shortstop.
Wilson Betemit :Strike looking, Betemit singled to center.
Mike Aviles :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Aviles flied out to center.
Brayan Pena :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Pena grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Jeff Francis pitching:
Delmon Young :Ball, Foul, Ball, Young grounded out to pitcher.
Michael Cuddyer :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer singled to center.
Jason Kubel :Strike looking, Strike looking, Kubel struck out swinging.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Valencia grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Brian Duensing pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Escobar struck out swinging.
Chris Getz :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Getz flied out to left.
Melky Cabrera :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Cabrera flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Jeff Francis pitching:
Luke Hughes :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Hughes reached on an infield single.
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Casilla grounded into fielder's choice to second, Hughes out at second.
Denard Span :Pickoff attempt to first, Casilla stole second, Pickoff attempt to second, Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Span singled to left, Casilla to third.
Joe Mauer :Mauer hit sacrifice fly to left, Casilla scored, Span to second.
Justin Morneau :Strike looking, Morneau grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Brian Duensing pitching:
Alex Gordon :Gordon flied out to center.
Billy Butler :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Butler walked.
Jeff Francoeur :Francoeur doubled to deep right, Butler to third.
Wilson Betemit :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Betemit reached on an infield single, Butler scored, Francoeur to third.
Mike Aviles :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Aviles hit sacrifice fly to center, Francoeur scored.
Brayan Pena :Pena singled to right, Betemit to second.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Jeff Francis pitching:
Delmon Young :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Young struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer :Cuddyer singled to left.
Jason Kubel :Ball, Ball, Kubel doubled to right, Cuddyer to third.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Valencia walked.
Luke Hughes :Strike swinging, Hughes singled to center, Cuddyer and Kubel scored, Valencia to second.
Alexi Casilla :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Casilla grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Valencia to third, Hughes out at second.
Denard Span :Span popped out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Brian Duensing pitching:
Chris Getz :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Getz grounded out to pitcher.
Melky Cabrera :Strike looking, Ball, Cabrera grounded out to third.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Strike looking, Gordon singled to right.
Billy Butler :Ball, Butler flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Jeff Francis pitching:
Joe Mauer :Ball, Mauer singled to center.
Justin Morneau :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Morneau lined into double play right to first, Mauer out at first.
Delmon Young :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Young struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Brian Duensing pitching:
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Francoeur grounded out to third.
Wilson Betemit :Betemit popped out to second.
Mike Aviles :Ball, Ball, Ball, Aviles walked.
Brayan Pena :Pena grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Jeff Francis pitching:
Michael Cuddyer :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Cuddyer singled to center.
Jason Kubel :Strike looking, Kubel grounded out to third, Cuddyer to second.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Valencia grounded out to shortstop, Cuddyer to third.
Luke Hughes :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Hughes struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Brian Duensing pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Escobar reached on an infield single.
Chris Getz :Getz safe at first on Duensing throwing error, Escobar to third, Getz to second.
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Cabrera reached on an infield single, Escobar scored, Getz to third.
Jose Mijares relieved Brian Duensing.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Gordon struck out swinging.
Matt Capps relieved Jose Mijares.
Billy Butler :Foul, Foul, Butler popped out to second.
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Francoeur struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Twins 7th
Jeff Francis pitching:
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Casilla grounded out to shortstop.
Denard Span :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Span grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Mauer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Matt Capps pitching:
Wilson Betemit :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Betemit grounded out to second.
Mike Aviles :Strike swinging, Aviles flied out to right.
Brayan Pena :Strike (missed bunt), Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pena flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Aaron Crow pitching:
Justin Morneau :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Morneau grounded out to shortstop.
Delmon Young :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Young flied out to deep center.
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Strike looking, Cuddyer singled to center.
Jason Kubel :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Ball, Kubel popped out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Joe Nathan pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Strike looking, Escobar grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Getz :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Getz grounded out to second.
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Cabrera struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Aaron Crow pitching:
Danny Valencia :Ball, Ball, Ball, Valencia walked.
Luke Hughes :Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Hughes struck out swinging
Jim Thome hit for Alexi Casilla.
Tim Collins relieved Aaron Crow.
Jim Thome :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Thome singled to right, Valencia to second
Matt Tolbert ran for Jim Thome.
Denard Span :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Span flied out to deep center, Valencia to third.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Mauer flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 10th
Dusty Hughes pitching:
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Gordon lined out to pitcher.
Billy Butler :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Butler flied out to deep center.
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Francoeur grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 10th
Tim Collins pitching:
Justin Morneau :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Morneau struck out looking.
Delmon Young :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Young singled to right
Jason Repko ran for Delmon Young.
Michael Cuddyer :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Cuddyer walked, Repko to second.
Jason Kubel :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kubel singled to deep right, Repko to third, Cuddyer to second.
Danny Valencia :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Valencia singled to right, Repko scored, Cuddyer to third, Kubel to second