MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Minnesota

Royals 1st
Liam Hendriks pitching:
David Lough :Strike looking, Lough grounded out to shortstop.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar singled to left.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Gordon walked, Escobar to second.
Billy Butler :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Butler grounded out to third, Escobar to third, Gordon to second.
Salvador Perez :Strike looking, Ball, Perez singled to center, Escobar and Gordon scored.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Moustakas singled to right, Perez to second.
Lorenzo Cain :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Cain grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
Luis Mendoza pitching:
Denard Span :Ball, Span grounded out to second.
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Revere grounded out to shortstop.
Josh Willingham :Strike looking, Willingham homered to left.
Justin Morneau :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Morneau singled to center.
Trevor Plouffe :Plouffe lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Liam Hendriks pitching:
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hosmer struck out swinging.
Johnny Giavotella :Ball, Foul, Giavotella grounded out to third.
David Lough :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lough lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
Luis Mendoza pitching:
Darin Mastroianni :Ball, Ball, Mastroianni grounded out to shortstop.
Eduardo Escobar :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Escobar grounded out to shortstop.
Drew Butera :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butera struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Liam Hendriks pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Escobar grounded out to second.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Gordon struck out swinging.
Billy Butler :Ball, Ball, Foul, Butler reached on an infield single.
Salvador Perez :Strike looking, Perez flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
Luis Mendoza pitching:
Pedro Florimon :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Florimon grounded out to pitcher.
Denard Span :Ball, Span flied out to center.
Ben Revere :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Revere lined out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Liam Hendriks pitching:
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Foul, Moustakas flied out to left.
Lorenzo Cain :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cain doubled to center.
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Hosmer walked.
Johnny Giavotella :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Giavotella grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Hosmer out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
Luis Mendoza pitching:
Josh Willingham :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Willingham struck out swinging.
Justin Morneau :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Morneau walked.
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Plouffe struck out swinging.
Darin Mastroianni :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Mastroianni struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Liam Hendriks pitching:
David Lough :Foul, Foul, Ball, Lough tripled to right.
Alcides Escobar :Ball, Escobar grounded out to third.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Gordon struck out swinging.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Butler doubled to center, Lough scored.
Salvador Perez :Strike looking, Perez popped out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
Luis Mendoza pitching:
Eduardo Escobar :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Escobar struck out swinging.
Drew Butera :Bunt foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butera walked.
Pedro Florimon :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Florimon grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Butera out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Tyler Robertson pitching:
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Moustakas struck out swinging.
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cain walked.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Hosmer walked, Cain to second.
Johnny Giavotella :Ball, Cain stole third, Giavotella grounded out to catcher, Hosmer to second.
David Lough :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lough struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Luis Mendoza pitching:
Denard Span :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Span grounded out to first.
Ben Revere :Ball, Ball, Revere grounded out to second.
Josh Willingham :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Willingham struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Casey Fien pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Ball, Escobar flied out to left.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Gordon flied out to center.
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Butler struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Aaron Crow pitching:
Justin Morneau :Foul, Foul, Morneau fouled out to third.
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Foul, Plouffe reached on an infield single.
Darin Mastroianni :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mastroianni grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Plouffe out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Jared Burton pitching:
Salvador Perez :Perez popped out to first.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Moustakas struck out swinging.
Lorenzo Cain :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cain struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Kelvin Herrera pitching:
Eduardo Escobar :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Escobar lined out to second.
Drew Butera :Strike looking, Ball, Butera hit by pitch.
Chris Parmelee hit for Pedro Florimon.
Chris Parmelee :Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Parmelee singled to right, Butera to second
Alexi Casilla ran for Chris Parmelee.
Denard Span :Foul, Span reached on fielder's choice to second, Butera to third, Casilla out at second.
Ben Revere :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Revere walked, Span to second.
Greg Holland relieved Kelvin Herrera.
Josh Willingham :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Willingham walked, Butera scored, Span to third, Revere to second.
Justin Morneau :Strike looking, Foul, Morneau struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike swinging, Hosmer grounded out to second.
Johnny Giavotella :Foul, Strike swinging, Giavotella grounded out to second
Jeff Francoeur hit for David Lough.
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Francoeur popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 9th
Greg Holland pitching:
Trevor Plouffe :Ball, Plouffe homered to left.
Darin Mastroianni :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Mastroianni struck out swinging.
Eduardo Escobar :Strike looking, Foul, Escobar struck out on foul tip.
Drew Butera :Strike swinging, Butera fouled out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 10th
Glen Perkins pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Escobar flied out to center.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Ball, Gordon doubled to center.
Billy Butler :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Butler struck out swinging.
Salvador Perez :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Perez intentionally walked.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Moustakas grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 10th
Tony Abreu at designated hitter
Francisley Bueno pitching:
Alexi Casilla :Strike looking, Ball, Casilla doubled to right
Brayan Pena at first.
Denard Span :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Span doubled to right, Casilla scored