MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Oakland

Royals 1st
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Alex Gordon :Gordon grounded out to pitcher.
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Ball, Escobar flied out to left.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Hosmer grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 1st
Bruce Chen pitching:
Jemile Weeks :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Weeks grounded out to second.
Cliff Pennington :Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pennington flied out to left.
Josh Reddick :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Reddick fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Butler struck out swinging.
Jeff Francoeur :Francoeur flied out to right.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Moustakas struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 2nd
Bruce Chen pitching:
Yoenis Cespedes :Strike looking, Cespedes singled to right, Cespedes to second on right fielder Francoeur fielding error.
Jonny Gomes :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Gomes popped out to second.
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cespedes stole third, Cespedes scored on Pena throwing error, Foul, Suzuki grounded out to third.
Josh Donaldson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Donaldson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 2 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Mitch Maier :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Maier grounded out to second.
Brayan Pena :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Pena doubled to center.
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Foul, Getz struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gordon singled to center, Pena scored.
Alcides Escobar :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Escobar struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 3rd
Bruce Chen pitching:
Daric Barton :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Barton doubled to right.
Collin Cowgill :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Cowgill walked.
Jemile Weeks :Bunt foul, Strike looking, Weeks lined out to left.
Cliff Pennington :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Pennington fouled out to right.
Josh Reddick :Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Reddick flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Hosmer grounded out to first.
Billy Butler :Butler homered to left center.
Jeff Francoeur :Foul, Ball, Francoeur doubled to deep right.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Moustakas fouled out to left.
Mitch Maier :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Maier grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 4th
Bruce Chen pitching:
Yoenis Cespedes :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cespedes walked.
Jonny Gomes :Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Gomes homered to left center, Cespedes scored.
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Suzuki popped out to catcher.
Josh Donaldson :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Donaldson struck out on foul tip.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Barton popped out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Brayan Pena :Ball, Ball, Pena grounded out to second.
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Ball, Getz singled to right.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Gordon walked, Getz to second.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar flied out to left.
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Hosmer walked, Getz to third, Gordon to second.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Butler grounded into fielder's choice to third, Gordon out at third, Hosmer to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 5th
Bruce Chen pitching:
Collin Cowgill :Strike looking, Cowgill grounded out to second.
Jemile Weeks :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Weeks doubled to right.
Cliff Pennington :Foul, Pickoff attempt to second, Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Pennington struck out swinging.
Josh Reddick :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Reddick lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Brandon McCarthy pitching:
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Francoeur flied out to center.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Moustakas singled to right.
Mitch Maier :Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Maier fouled out to third.
Brayan Pena :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pena grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 6th
Kelvin Herrera pitching:
Yoenis Cespedes :Strike swinging, Cespedes grounded out to second.
Jonny Gomes :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gomes walked.
Kurt Suzuki :Foul, Strike looking, Gomes stole second, Foul, Suzuki struck out looking.
Josh Donaldson :Ball, Donaldson grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Brian Fuentes pitching:
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Getz lined out to shortstop.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Gordon homered to center.
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Ball, Escobar safe at first on 2nd baseman Weeks fielding error, Escobar to second.
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Foul, Hosmer struck out swinging.
Billy Butler :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Butler flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Athletics 7th
Jose Mijares pitching:
Daric Barton :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Barton singled to left.
Collin Cowgill :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Cowgill popped out to first.
Jemile Weeks :Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Weeks reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Barton out at second
Eric Sogard at shortstop.
Eric Sogard :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Sogard fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Ryan Cook pitching:
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Foul, Francoeur grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Moustakas grounded out to first.
Mitch Maier :Ball, Maier flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 8th
Jose Mijares pitching:
Josh Reddick :Reddick hit by pitch
Coco Crisp ran for Josh Reddick.
Greg Holland relieved Jose Mijares.
Yoenis Cespedes :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Cespedes struck out swinging.
Jonny Gomes :Strike (foul tip), Strike swinging, Ball, Gomes struck out looking.
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball (pitchout), Suzuki grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Grant Balfour pitching:
Brayan Pena :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Pena flied out to deep center.
Chris Getz :Ball, Getz flied out to left.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Gordon grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 9th
Greg Holland pitching:
Josh Donaldson :Ball, Ball, Donaldson lined out to left.
Daric Barton :Strike looking, Barton grounded out to third.
Collin Cowgill :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Cowgill struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 10th
Grant Balfour pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Escobar singled to right.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Hosmer flied out to deep center.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Butler struck out swinging.
Jeff Francoeur :Ball, Ball, Ball, Francoeur walked, Escobar to second.
Mike Moustakas :Foul, Foul, Foul, Moustakas struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Athletics 10th
Tim Collins pitching:
Jemile Weeks :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Weeks struck out looking.
Eric Sogard :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Sogard struck out looking.
Coco Crisp :Ball, Crisp grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 11th
Jason Bourgeois hit for Mitch Maier
Jordan Norberto pitching:
Jason Bourgeois :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Bourgeois popped out to second.
Brayan Pena :Strike looking, Strike looking, Pena struck out swinging
Yuniesky Betancourt hit for Chris Getz.
Yuniesky Betancourt :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Betancourt fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 11th
Tim Collins pitching:
Yoenis Cespedes :Cespedes singled to center.
Jonny Gomes :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Gomes struck out looking.
Kurt Suzuki :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Suzuki flied out to left.
Josh Donaldson :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Donaldson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 12th
Jordan Norberto pitching:
Alex Gordon :Ball, Ball, Gordon grounded out to second.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar grounded out to second.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike looking, Hosmer singled to right.
Billy Butler :Ball, Ball, Butler doubled to left, Hosmer scored.
Jeff Francoeur :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Francoeur flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Athletics 12th
Jonathan Broxton pitching:
Daric Barton :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Barton struck out looking
Seth Smith hit for Collin Cowgill.
Seth Smith :Strike looking, Smith safe at first on shortstop Escobar fielding error.
Jemile Weeks :Ball, Ball, Ball, Weeks walked, Smith to second.
Eric Sogard :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Sogard walked, Smith to third, Weeks to second.
Coco Crisp :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Crisp grounded out to second, Smith scored, Weeks to third, Sogard to second.
Yoenis Cespedes :Cespedes hit by pitch.
Jonny Gomes :Gomes hit by pitch, Weeks scored, Sogard to third, Cespedes to second

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