MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Texas

Royals 1st
Nick Tepesch pitching:
Alex Gordon :Gordon grounded out to first.
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Escobar flied out to center.
Eric Hosmer :Foul, Strike looking, Hosmer grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
James Shields pitching:
Elvis Andrus :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Andrus grounded out to pitcher.
David Murphy :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Murphy reached on an infield single.
Lance Berkman :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Berkman struck out looking.
Adrian Beltre :Beltre flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Nick Tepesch pitching:
Billy Butler :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Butler grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Foul, Moustakas grounded out to third.
Lorenzo Cain :Ball, Strike looking, Cain singled to center.
David Lough :Pickoff attempt, Lough grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
James Shields pitching:
Nelson Cruz :Foul, Ball, Cruz grounded out to shortstop.
Mitch Moreland :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Moreland struck out swinging.
A.J. Pierzynski :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pierzynski struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Nick Tepesch pitching:
Adam Moore :Ball, Ball, Foul, Moore singled to center.
Elliot Johnson :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Johnson popped out to shortstop.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gordon grounded out to second, Moore to second.
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Ball, Escobar flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
James Shields pitching:
Jurickson Profar :Ball, Ball, Profar flied out to center.
Leonys Martin :Martin grounded bunt out to catcher.
Elvis Andrus :Ball, Andrus grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Nick Tepesch pitching:
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Hosmer grounded out to first.
Billy Butler :Ball, Ball, Butler grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Moustakas :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Moustakas grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
James Shields pitching:
David Murphy :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Murphy grounded out to pitcher
Jeff Baker hit for Lance Berkman.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Baker struck out swinging.
Adrian Beltre :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Beltre singled to left.
Nelson Cruz :Ball, Cruz singled to right, Beltre to third.
Mitch Moreland :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Moreland singled to center, Beltre scored, Cruz to second.
A.J. Pierzynski :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pierzynski grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Nick Tepesch pitching:
Lorenzo Cain :Ball, Strike looking, Cain grounded out to third.
David Lough :Strike looking, Foul, Lough reached on an infield single.
Adam Moore :Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Moore fouled out to first.
Elliot Johnson :Johnson singled to right, Lough to third.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Johnson stole second, Lough scored, Johnson to third on passed ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
James Shields pitching:
Jurickson Profar :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Profar flied out to center.
Leonys Martin :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Martin walked.
Elvis Andrus :Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Martin stole second, Martin to third on Moore throwing error, Strike looking, Foul, Andrus grounded out to shortstop.
David Murphy :Ball, Strike looking, Murphy grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 6th
Nick Tepesch pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Strike swinging, Escobar grounded out to second.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Hosmer singled to right.
Billy Butler :Foul, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Butler struck out swinging.
Mike Moustakas :Moustakas grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
James Shields pitching:
Jeff Baker :Strike looking, Baker grounded out to third.
Adrian Beltre :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Beltre flied out to center.
Nelson Cruz :Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Cruz struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Nick Tepesch pitching:
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Cain singled to right.
David Lough :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Bunt foul, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Lough flied out to right.
Adam Moore :Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Moore singled to left, Cain to third.
Neal Cotts relieved Nick Tepesch.
Elliot Johnson :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Johnson struck out looking.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Moore stole second, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Gordon walked.
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Escobar flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
James Shields pitching:
Mitch Moreland :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Moreland grounded out to first.
A.J. Pierzynski :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Pierzynski singled to right.
Jurickson Profar :Ball, Ball, Pierzynski caught stealing,catcher to shortstop, Profar grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Neal Cotts pitching:
Eric Hosmer :Hosmer singled to left.
Tanner Scheppers relieved Neal Cotts.
Billy Butler :Butler flied out to deep center, Hosmer to second on center fielder Martin fielding error.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Moustakas struck out swinging.
Lorenzo Cain :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Hosmer stole third, Foul, Foul, Cain walked.
David Lough :Ball, Lough grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Rangers 8th
Craig Gentry hit for Leonys Martin
Tim Collins pitching:
Craig Gentry :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Gentry flied out to second.
Elvis Andrus :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Andrus walked.
David Murphy :Murphy flied out to right, Andrus to second.
Aaron Crow relieved Tim Collins.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Ball, Baker lined out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
George Kottaras hit for Adam Moore
Joe Nathan pitching:
George Kottaras :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kottaras struck out looking.
Elliot Johnson :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Johnson struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gordon flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 9th
Aaron Crow pitching:
Adrian Beltre :Ball, Ball, Beltre grounded out to third.
Nelson Cruz :Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Cruz popped out to first.
Mitch Moreland :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Moreland walked.
A.J. Pierzynski :Foul, Pierzynski doubled to left, Moreland to third.
Jurickson Profar :Foul, Ball, Foul, Profar popped out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 10th
Leury Garcia at third
Robbie Ross pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Escobar singled to center.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike looking, Hosmer singled to left, Escobar to third, Hosmer to second advancing on throw.
Billy Butler :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Butler intentionally walked.
Mike Moustakas :Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Moustakas struck out swinging.
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cain struck out swinging.
David Lough :Ball, Foul, Ball, Lough hit by pitch, Escobar scored, Hosmer to third, Butler to second.
George Kottaras :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Kottaras doubled to deep right, Hosmer and Butler scored, Francoeur to third.
Elliot Johnson :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 10th
Greg Holland pitching:
Craig Gentry :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Gentry struck out swinging.
Elvis Andrus :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Andrus grounded out to shortstop.
David Murphy :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Murphy flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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