MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. Kansas City

Cubs 1st
James Shields pitching:
Junior Lake :Lake struck out swinging.
Ryan Roberts :Roberts struck out swinging.
Welington Castillo :Castillo popped out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 1st
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Jarrod Dyson :Dyson homered to right.
Johnny Giavotella :Giavotella singled to center.
Eric Hosmer :Hosmer grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Giavotella out at second.
Billy Butler :Butler struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
James Shields pitching:
Justin Ruggiano :Ruggiano struck out swinging.
Mike Olt :Olt flied out to left.
Chris Valaika :Valaika struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 2nd
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Alex Gordon :Gordon grounded out to second.
Salvador Perez :Perez singled to right.
Mike Moustakas :Perez to second on wild pitch, Moustakas lined out to left.
Justin Maxwell :Maxwell grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 3rd
James Shields pitching:
Josh Vitters :Vitters struck out swinging.
Brett Jackson :Jackson struck out swinging.
Christian Villanueva :Villanueva reached on an infield single.
Junior Lake :Lake lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Royals 3rd
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Jason Donald :Donald flied out to right.
Jarrod Dyson :Dyson walked.
Johnny Giavotella :Dyson stole second, Giavotella homered to left, Dyson scored.
Eric Hosmer :Hosmer singled to center.
Billy Butler :Butler singled to right, Hosmer to second.
Alex Gordon :Gordon lined out to center.
Salvador Perez :Perez walked, Hosmer to third, Butler to second.
Mike Moustakas :Moustakas flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
James Shields pitching:
Ryan Roberts :Roberts grounded out to third.
Welington Castillo :Castillo struck out swinging.
Justin Ruggiano :Ruggiano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 4th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Maxwell singled to right.
Jason Donald :Donald grounded out to pitcher, Maxwell to second.
Jarrod Dyson :Maxwell to third on wild pitch, Dyson walked.
Johnny Giavotella :Giavotella hit sacrifice fly to left, Maxwell scored.
Hunter Cervenka relieved Jeff Samardzija.
Eric Hosmer :Hosmer flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 5th
James Shields pitching:
Mike Olt :Olt struck out swinging.
Chris Valaika :Valaika grounded out to third.
Josh Vitters :Vitters struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 5th
Yasiel Balaguert in right
Pedro Strop pitching:
Billy Butler :Butler struck out swinging.
Alex Gordon :Gordon grounded out to second.
Salvador Perez :Perez singled to center.
Mike Moustakas :Moustakas grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 6th
James Shields pitching:
Brett Jackson :Jackson grounded out to pitcher.
Christian Villanueva :Villanueva lined out to right.
Junior Lake :Lake grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 6th
Chang-Yong Lim pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Maxwell struck out swinging.
Jason Donald :Donald grounded out to third
Brett Eibner hit for Jarrod Dyson.
Brett Eibner :Eibner grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 7th
Jimmy Paredes in right
Ramon Hernandez at first
Brian Fletcher in left
Adam Moore catching
Brian Bocock at third
Carlos Peguero in right
Pedro Ciriaco at shortstop
Donnie Joseph pitching:
Ryan Roberts :Roberts struck out swinging.
Welington Castillo :Castillo walked
Wes Darvill ran for Welington Castillo.
Rubi Silva :Silva grounded into double play first to shortstop, Darvill out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 7th
John Baker catching
Wesley Wright pitching:
Jimmy Paredes :Paredes grounded out to shortstop.
Ramon Hernandez :Hernandez grounded out to shortstop
Brett Hayes hit for Billy Butler.
Brett Hayes :Hayes popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 8th
Jon Rauch pitching:
Mike Olt :Olt popped out to shortstop.
Chris Valaika :Valaika singled to center.
Josh Vitters :Vitters reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Valaika to second on shortstop Ciriaco fielding error.
Brett Jackson :Jackson homered to right, Valaika and Vitters scored.
Christian Villanueva :Villanueva grounded out to third
Marco Hernandez at shortstop.
Marcos Mateo relieved Wesley Wright
Royals 8th
Marcos Mateo pitching:
Brian Fletcher :Fletcher homered to right.
Adam Moore :Moore struck out looking.
Brian Bocock :Bocock grounded out to second.
Carlos Peguero :Peguero struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Tim Collins pitching:
John Baker :Baker doubled to left.
Wes Darvill :Darvill singled to right, Baker to third.
Rubi Silva :Silva struck out swinging.
Mike Olt :Olt struck out swinging.
Marco Hernandez :Hernandez singled to deep center, Baker scored, Darvill to third.
Josh Vitters :Vitters walked, Hernandez to second.
Brett Jackson :Jackson singled to center, Darvill and Hernandez scored, Vitters to third, Jackson to second advancing on throw.
Cory Wade relieved Tim Collins.
Christian Villanueva :Villanueva fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Royals 9th
pitching:
Pedro Ciriaco :Ciriaco struck out swinging.
Brett Eibner :Eibner singled to left center.
Jimmy Paredes :Paredes flied out to left.
Ramon Hernandez :Hernandez singled to center, Eibner out at home advancing on throw.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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