MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Tampa Bay

Royals 1st
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Alex Gordon :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Gordon singled to right.
Melky Cabrera :Cabrera reached on bunt single to catcher, Gordon to second.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Gordon stole third Cabrera to second, Foul, Butler lined out to shortstop.
Eric Hosmer :Foul, Foul, Hosmer grounded out to second, Gordon scored, Cabrera to third.
Jeff Francoeur :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Francoeur walked.
Johnny Giavotella :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Giavotella lined out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 1st
Danny Duffy pitching:
Desmond Jennings :Ball, Jennings fouled out to catcher.
Johnny Damon :Ball, Foul, Foul, Damon singled to left.
Evan Longoria :Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Longoria reached on fielder's choice to third, Damon out at second.
Ben Zobrist :Ball, Ball, Ball, Zobrist walked, Longoria to second.
Casey Kotchman :Strike looking, Kotchman grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Salvador Perez :Strike looking, Perez popped out to second.
Mike Moustakas :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Moustakas singled to right.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar reached on an infield single, Moustakas to second.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Strike swinging, Gordon flied out to deep center.
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Ball, Cabrera flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 2nd
Danny Duffy pitching:
Sean Rodriguez :Ball, Rodriguez flied out to right.
Sam Fuld :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Fuld flied out to left.
Kelly Shoppach :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Shoppach flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Billy Butler :Butler popped out to second.
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Foul, Hosmer grounded out to catcher.
Jeff Francoeur :Ball, Francoeur grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 3rd
Danny Duffy pitching:
Elliot Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Johnson flied out to right.
Desmond Jennings :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Jennings grounded out to pitcher.
Johnny Damon :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Damon walked.
Evan Longoria :Longoria singled to left, Damon to second.
Ben Zobrist :Ball, Foul, Ball, Zobrist tripled to deep center, Damon and Longoria scored.
Casey Kotchman :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kotchman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Johnny Giavotella :Strike looking, Giavotella grounded out to shortstop.
Salvador Perez :Strike looking, Perez grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Moustakas struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 4th
Danny Duffy pitching:
Sean Rodriguez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez walked.
Sam Fuld :Bunt foul, Strike (missed bunt), Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Rodriguez caught stealing,pitcher to first to shortstop, Foul, Foul, Fuld doubled to deep right.
Kelly Shoppach :Shoppach grounded out to third.
Elliot Johnson :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Escobar grounded out to third.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Strike looking, Gordon grounded out to first.
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Cabrera singled to center.
Billy Butler :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Foul, Butler walked, Cabrera to second.
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Hosmer grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rays 5th
Danny Duffy pitching:
Desmond Jennings :Strike looking, Jennings tripled to deep center.
Johnny Damon :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Damon popped out to catcher.
Evan Longoria :Ball, Foul, Ball, Longoria hit sacrifice fly to center, Jennings scored.
Ben Zobrist :Strike looking, Zobrist grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Jeff Francoeur :Strike (foul tip), Ball, Foul, Francoeur flied out to deep center.
Johnny Giavotella :Ball, Strike looking, Giavotella flied out to deep center.
Salvador Perez :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Perez singled to center.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Moustakas reached on an infield single, Perez to second.
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Escobar singled to right, Perez to third, Moustakas to second.
Alex Gordon :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gordon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 6th
Danny Duffy pitching:
Casey Kotchman :Strike looking, Kotchman grounded out to first.
Sean Rodriguez :Ball, Rodriguez lined out to first.
Sam Fuld :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Fuld grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Jeff Niemann pitching:
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Strike looking, Cabrera singled to center.
Billy Butler :Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Butler flied out to right.
J.P. Howell relieved Jeff Niemann.
Eric Hosmer :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Hosmer singled to left, Cabrera to second.
Joel Peralta relieved J.P. Howell.
Jeff Francoeur :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Francoeur struck out swinging, Hosmer caught stealing,catcher to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rays 7th
Danny Duffy pitching:
Kelly Shoppach :Shoppach grounded out to third.
Elliot Johnson :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Johnson grounded out to shortstop.
Desmond Jennings :Ball, Strike looking, Jennings grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Joel Peralta pitching:
Johnny Giavotella :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Giavotella struck out looking.
Salvador Perez :Perez singled to left.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Moustakas grounded into double play first to shortstop to pitcher, Perez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rays 8th
Blake Wood pitching:
Johnny Damon :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Damon struck out swinging.
Evan Longoria :Ball, Strike looking, Longoria grounded out to shortstop.
Ben Zobrist :Ball, Ball, Zobrist doubled to deep right.
Casey Kotchman :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Kotchman intentionally walked.
Sean Rodriguez :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Rodriguez singled to center, Zobrist scored, Kotchman to second.
Sam Fuld :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Fuld struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Kyle Farnsworth pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Escobar grounded out to pitcher.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
Melky Cabrera :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Cabrera struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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