MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Texas

Royals 1st
Yu Darvish pitching:
Alex Gordon :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Gordon struck out looking.
Alcides Escobar :Foul, Escobar lined out to first.
Eric Hosmer :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Hosmer grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Ervin Santana pitching:
Elvis Andrus :Strike looking, Ball, Andrus safe at first on shortstop Escobar throwing error, Andrus to second.
David Murphy :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Murphy flied out to center, Andrus to third.
Lance Berkman :Berkman grounded out to pitcher, Andrus scored.
Nelson Cruz :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cruz grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 2nd
Yu Darvish pitching:
Billy Butler :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Butler walked.
Mike Moustakas :Moustakas singled to right, Butler to second.
Lorenzo Cain :Foul, Foul, Ball, Cain singled to left, Butler to third, Moustakas to second.
Jeff Francoeur :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Francoeur flied into double play center to catcher, Butler out at home.
George Kottaras :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Kottaras struck out, reached on wild pitch, Moustakas to third, Cain to second.
Chris Getz :Ball, Getz lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Ervin Santana pitching:
Mitch Moreland :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Moreland walked.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Moreland to second on wild pitch, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Baker grounded out to shortstop.
Geovany Soto :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Soto struck out swinging.
Craig Gentry :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Gentry struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Yu Darvish pitching:
Alex Gordon :Foul, Ball, Gordon popped out to shortstop.
Alcides Escobar :Strike looking, Escobar grounded out to second.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Hosmer lined out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Ervin Santana pitching:
Jurickson Profar :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Profar flied out to left.
Elvis Andrus :Ball, Ball, Andrus flied out to right.
David Murphy :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Murphy grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 4th
Yu Darvish pitching:
Billy Butler :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Butler walked.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Ball, Moustakas hit by pitch, Butler to second.
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Cain struck out swinging.
Jeff Francoeur :Strike swinging, Francoeur flied out to center, Butler to third.
George Kottaras :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Moustakas to second on wild pitch, Kottaras struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Ervin Santana pitching:
Lance Berkman :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Berkman struck out swinging.
Nelson Cruz :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Cruz singled to center.
Mitch Moreland :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Cruz stole second, Ball, Foul, Moreland struck out swinging.
Jeff Baker :Strike looking, Strike looking, Baker grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Yu Darvish pitching:
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Getz grounded out to first.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Ball, Gordon singled to right.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar grounded out to shortstop, Gordon to second.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Hosmer struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Ervin Santana pitching:
Geovany Soto :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Soto walked.
Craig Gentry :Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Soto caught stealing,catcher to second, Strike looking, Gentry flied out to left.
Jurickson Profar :Profar singled to right.
Elvis Andrus :Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball (pitchout), Strike looking, Profar caught stealing,catcher to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Yu Darvish pitching:
Billy Butler :Ball, Butler flied out to deep center.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Ball, Moustakas flied out to center.
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Ball, Cain fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Ervin Santana pitching:
Elvis Andrus :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Andrus grounded out to shortstop.
David Murphy :Murphy grounded out to second.
Lance Berkman :Strike swinging, Berkman grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 7th
Yu Darvish pitching:
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Francoeur struck out swinging.
George Kottaras :Kottaras popped out to shortstop.
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Getz grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Ervin Santana pitching:
Nelson Cruz :Ball, Strike looking, Cruz singled to right.
Mitch Moreland :Ball, Foul, Ball, Moreland grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Cruz out at second.
Jeff Baker :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Baker struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Neal Cotts pitching:
Alex Gordon :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Gordon doubled to right.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar sacrificed to third, Gordon to third.
Eric Hosmer :Strike looking, Hosmer reached on fielder's choice to third, Gordon scored.
Tanner Scheppers relieved Neal Cotts.
Billy Butler :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Hosmer caught stealing,catcher to second, Ball, Strike looking, Butler walked.
Mike Moustakas :Moustakas singled to left, Butler to second.
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cain grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
A.J. Pierzynski hit for Geovany Soto
J.C. Gutierrez pitching:
A.J. Pierzynski :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pierzynski struck out swinging
Leonys Martin hit for Craig Gentry.
Leonys Martin :Strike looking, Martin lined out to shortstop.
Jurickson Profar :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Profar homered to right.
Elvis Andrus :Andrus singled to center.
Tim Collins relieved J.C. Gutierrez.
David Murphy :Ball, Ball, Andrus stole second, Andrus to third on Kottaras throwing error, Murphy singled to center, Andrus scored.
Lance Berkman :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Berkman grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Murphy out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 9th
Leury Garcia at third
Joe Nathan pitching:
Jeff Francoeur :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Francoeur struck out on foul tip.
George Kottaras :Strike looking, Strike looking, Kottaras struck out looking.
Chris Getz :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Getz grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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