MLB Play by Play - Oakland vs. Kansas City

Athletics 1st
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Coco Crisp :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Crisp grounded out to first.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Barton struck out swinging.
David DeJesus :Ball, DeJesus flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Foul, Getz grounded out to second.
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Cabrera grounded out to shortstop.
Alex Gordon :Gordon grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 2nd
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Josh Willingham :Willingham flied out to center.
Hideki Matsui :Strike looking, Ball, Matsui flied out to left.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Strike looking, Suzuki grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Billy Butler :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Butler popped out to second.
Jeff Francoeur :Foul, Strike looking, Francoeur struck out looking.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Hosmer flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 3rd
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Andy LaRoche :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, LaRoche struck out swinging.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Kouzmanoff grounded out to third.
Cliff Pennington :Strike looking, Pennington grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Mike Aviles :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Aviles struck out looking.
Matt Treanor :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Treanor flied out to center.
Alcides Escobar :Ball, Escobar grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 4th
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Coco Crisp :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Crisp grounded out to second.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Barton flied out to center.
David DeJesus :Ball, Ball, DeJesus tripled to right.
Josh Willingham :Willingham grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Chris Getz :Getz grounded out to shortstop.
Melky Cabrera :Strike looking, Cabrera grounded out to pitcher.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Foul, Foul, Gordon grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 5th
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Hideki Matsui :Strike looking, Ball, Matsui doubled to right.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Suzuki grounded out to pitcher, Matsui to third.
Andy LaRoche :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, LaRoche reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Matsui out at home.
Kevin Kouzmanoff :Kouzmanoff grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, LaRoche out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Butler grounded out to third.
Jeff Francoeur :Ball, Ball, Francoeur lined out to first.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Hosmer singled to right.
Mike Aviles :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Aviles flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Athletics 6th
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pennington struck out swinging.
Coco Crisp :Ball, Ball, Crisp popped out to shortstop.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Barton flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Matt Treanor :Ball, Treanor singled to right.
Alcides Escobar :Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Ball (pitchout), Escobar singled to left, Treanor to second.
Chris Getz :Getz sacrificed to pitcher, Treanor to third, Escobar to second.
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Cabrera reached on an infield single, Treanor scored, Escobar to third.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Gordon singled to right, Escobar scored, Cabrera to third.
Billy Butler :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Butler hit sacrifice fly to right, Cabrera scored.
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Gordon stole second, Francoeur grounded out to third.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 7th
Luke Hochevar pitching:
David DeJesus :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, DeJesus grounded out to second.
Josh Willingham :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Willingham fouled out to right.
Hideki Matsui :Ball, Ball, Matsui doubled to center.
Kurt Suzuki :Suzuki grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Hosmer lined out to center.
Mike Aviles :Aviles fouled out to first.
Matt Treanor :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Treanor walked.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 8th
Luke Hochevar pitching:
Andy LaRoche :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, LaRoche singled to left.
Aaron Crow relieved Luke Hochevar
Ryan Sweeney hit for Kevin Kouzmanoff.
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Sweeney singled to center, LaRoche to third, Sweeney to second advancing on throw.
Cliff Pennington :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pennington homered to right, LaRoche and Sweeney scored.
Coco Crisp :Ball, Crisp doubled to deep right.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Strike looking, Barton grounded out to pitcher.
David DeJesus :Ball, DeJesus flied out to center, Crisp to third.
Josh Willingham :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Willingham struck out looking.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 8th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Getz flied out to right.
Melky Cabrera :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Cabrera struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Strike looking, Gordon flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Athletics 9th
Joakim Soria pitching:
Hideki Matsui :Matsui flied out to center.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Suzuki singled to center.
Andy LaRoche :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, LaRoche struck out swinging.
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Sweeney struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Butler singled to center.
Jeff Francoeur :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball (pitchout), Francoeur singled to left, Dyson to third.
Eric Hosmer :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Hosmer intentionally walked, Francoeur to second.
Mike Aviles :Strike looking, Aviles hit sacrifice fly to left, Dyson scored