MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Minnesota

Royals 1st
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Jarrod Dyson :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Dyson struck out swinging.
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Cabrera reached on an infield single.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Butler singled to left, Cabrera to third.
Eric Hosmer :Strike swinging, Hosmer hit sacrifice fly to right, Cabrera scored.
Salvador Perez :Ball, Perez flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Ball, Revere grounded out to third.
Brian Dinkelman :Strike looking, Dinkelman flied out to deep center.
Michael Cuddyer :Foul, Strike looking, Cuddyer singled to right.
Chris Parmelee :Foul, Strike looking, Parmelee struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Moustakas struck out swinging.
Lorenzo Cain :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Cain fouled out to first.
Johnny Giavotella :Ball, Giavotella popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Danny Valencia :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Valencia struck out swinging.
Trevor Plouffe :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Plouffe struck out swinging.
Rene Tosoni :Ball, Ball, Tosoni grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Escobar flied out to left.
Jarrod Dyson :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Dyson reached on an infield single.
Melky Cabrera :Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Dyson stole second, Cabrera lined out to first.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Strike looking, Butler flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Luke Hughes :Ball, Foul, Hughes reached on an infield single.
Drew Butera :Ball, Foul, Strike (foul tip), Butera struck out swinging.
Ben Revere :Revere reached on fielder's choice to second, Hughes out at second.
Brian Dinkelman :Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Revere to second on Paulino throwing error, Dinkelman grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Royals 4th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Eric Hosmer :Hosmer flied out to deep center.
Salvador Perez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Perez grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Moustakas doubled to deep center.
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Cain grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Michael Cuddyer :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Cuddyer struck out swinging.
Chris Parmelee :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Parmelee walked.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Strike swinging, Valencia singled to left center, Parmelee to second.
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Plouffe struck out swinging.
Rene Tosoni :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Tosoni singled to center, Parmelee scored, Valencia to second.
Luke Hughes :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Hughes struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Johnny Giavotella :Giavotella flied out to left.
Alcides Escobar :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Escobar singled to center.
Jarrod Dyson :Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Dyson struck out swinging, Escobar caught stealing,catcher to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Drew Butera :Ball, Ball, Ball, Butera walked.
Ben Revere :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Revere popped out to shortstop.
Brian Dinkelman :Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Dinkelman struck out swinging.
Michael Cuddyer :Ball, Foul, Cuddyer homered to left, Butera scored.
Chris Parmelee :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Parmelee doubled to deep right.
Danny Valencia :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Valencia popped out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Kevin Slowey pitching:
Melky Cabrera :Ball, Ball, Cabrera reached on an infield single
Mitch Maier ran for Melky Cabrera.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Butler doubled to deep left center, Maier scored.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Foul, Ball, Hosmer grounded out to first, Butler to third.
Salvador Perez :Perez hit sacrifice fly to center, Butler scored.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Moustakas homered to right.
Lorenzo Cain :Cain reached on an infield single.
Johnny Giavotella :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Ball, Giavotella singled to center, Cain to third.
Jim Hoey relieved Kevin Slowey.
Alcides Escobar :Strike swinging, Ball, Escobar singled to right, Cain scored, Giavotella to third.
Jarrod Dyson :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Escobar stole second, Ball, Dyson grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 6 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Plouffe grounded out to shortstop.
Rene Tosoni :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Tosoni struck out looking.
Luke Hughes :Foul, Hughes flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Jim Hoey pitching:
Mitch Maier :Maier flied out to center.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Butler struck out swinging.
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Foul, Hosmer flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Tim Collins pitching:
Drew Butera :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Butera fouled out to third.
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Foul, Revere grounded out to second
Joe Benson hit for Brian Dinkelman.
Joe Benson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Benson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Jim Hoey pitching:
Salvador Perez :Ball, Strike swinging, Perez reached on an infield single.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Moustakas grounded out to first, Perez to second.
Lorenzo Cain :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Cain singled to right, Perez to third.
Johnny Giavotella :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Giavotella hit sacrifice fly to right, Perez scored.
Alcides Escobar :Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Escobar grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Cain out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Kelvin Herrera pitching:
Michael Cuddyer :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cuddyer flied out to right.
Chris Parmelee :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Parmelee flied out to deep left.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Valencia grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Phil Dumatrait pitching:
Jarrod Dyson :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Dyson walked.
Mitch Maier :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Dyson to second on passed ball, Maier struck out looking.
Billy Butler :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Butler intentionally walked.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Ball, Hosmer popped out to shortstop.
Salvador Perez :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Dyson stole third Butler to second, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Perez singled to left, Dyson scored, Butler to third.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Moustakas grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Aaron Crow pitching:
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Foul, Plouffe grounded out to third.
Rene Tosoni :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Tosoni walked.
Luke Hughes :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Hughes struck out looking
Matt Tolbert hit for Drew Butera.
Matt Tolbert :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Tolbert flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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