MLB Play by Play - Kansas City vs. Minnesota

Royals 1st
Ricky Nolasco pitching:
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Cain struck out swinging.
Eric Hosmer :Hosmer singled to right.
Billy Butler :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Butler flied out to center.
Alex Gordon :Foul, Ball, Gordon flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Twins 1st
James Shields pitching:
Eduardo Nunez :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Nunez singled to left center.
Joe Mauer :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Mauer struck out swinging.
Chris Parmelee :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Parmelee doubled to center, Nunez scored.
Kendrys Morales :Ball, Strike looking, Morales popped out to third.
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Plouffe grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 2nd
Ricky Nolasco pitching:
Salvador Perez :Strike looking, Perez lined out to left.
Raul Ibanez :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ibanez singled to center.
Omar Infante :Infante singled to right, Ibanez out at third, Infante to second advancing on throw.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Moustakas singled to right, Infante scored.
Alcides Escobar :Escobar fouled out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 2nd
James Shields pitching:
Oswaldo Arcia :Ball, Arcia grounded out to second.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Suzuki grounded out to third.
Eduardo Escobar :Foul, Escobar flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 3rd
Ricky Nolasco pitching:
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Cain grounded out to third.
Eric Hosmer :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Hosmer singled to center.
Billy Butler :Ball, Ball, Ball, Butler singled to right, Hosmer to second.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Ball, Gordon flied out to left.
Salvador Perez :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Perez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 3rd
James Shields pitching:
Sam Fuld :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Fuld grounded out to second.
Eduardo Nunez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Nunez walked.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Mauer struck out swinging.
Chris Parmelee :Parmelee safe at first on left fielder Gordon fielding error, Nunez to third, Parmelee to second.
Kendrys Morales :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Morales reached on an infield single, Nunez scored, Parmelee to third.
Trevor Plouffe :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Plouffe struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Royals 4th
Ricky Nolasco pitching:
Raul Ibanez :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ibanez popped out to third.
Omar Infante :Ball, Strike looking, Infante grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Moustakas :Ball, Moustakas fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 4th
James Shields pitching:
Oswaldo Arcia :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Arcia grounded out to first.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Suzuki singled to center.
Eduardo Escobar :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Escobar singled to right, Suzuki to third, Escobar to second advancing on throw.
Sam Fuld :Ball, Ball, Ball, Fuld walked.
Eduardo Nunez :Nunez reached on an infield single, Suzuki scored, Escobar to third, Fuld to second.
Joe Mauer :Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Mauer doubled to left, Escobar and Fuld scored, Nunez to third.
Chris Parmelee :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Parmelee grounded out to pitcher.
Kendrys Morales :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Morales struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 5th
Josh Willingham in left
Ricky Nolasco pitching:
Alcides Escobar :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Escobar singled to center.
Lorenzo Cain :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Cain struck out swinging.
Eric Hosmer :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Hosmer singled to center, Escobar to second.
Billy Butler :Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Butler reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Escobar to third, Hosmer out at second.
Alex Gordon :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Gordon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 5th
James Shields pitching:
Trevor Plouffe :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Plouffe grounded out to shortstop.
Oswaldo Arcia :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Arcia singled to right.
Kurt Suzuki :Foul, Foul, Suzuki singled to center, Arcia to third.
Eduardo Escobar :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Escobar struck out swinging.
Sam Fuld :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Fuld lined out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 6th
Ricky Nolasco pitching:
Salvador Perez :Strike looking, Perez flied out to center.
Raul Ibanez :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ibanez popped out to shortstop.
Omar Infante :Ball, Infante grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 6th
Michael Mariot pitching:
Eduardo Nunez :Strike looking, Ball, Nunez homered to left center.
Josh Willingham :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Willingham lined out to left.
Chris Parmelee :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Parmelee singled to left center.
Kendrys Morales :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Morales singled to right, Parmelee to third.
Trevor Plouffe :Ball, Plouffe safe at first on 2nd baseman Infante fielding error, Parmelee scored, Morales to second.
Oswaldo Arcia :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Arcia walked, Morales to third, Plouffe to second.
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Suzuki walked, Morales scored, Plouffe to third, Arcia to second.
Francisley Bueno relieved Michael Mariot.
Eduardo Escobar :Escobar lined out to right.
Sam Fuld :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Fuld singled to right, Plouffe and Arcia scored, Suzuki to second.
Eduardo Nunez :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Suzuki to third, Fuld to second on wild pitch, Nunez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)

Royals 7th
Jared Burton pitching:
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Moustakas grounded out to first
Christian Colon hit for Alcides Escobar.
Christian Colon :Colon flied out to right.
Lorenzo Cain :Ball, Strike swinging, Cain flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 7th
Jarrod Dyson in center
Brett Hayes catching
Danny Valencia at second
Francisley Bueno pitching:
Josh Willingham :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Willingham flied out to right.
Chris Parmelee :Ball, Foul, Parmelee flied out to left.
Kendrys Morales :Foul, Morales singled to left.
Trevor Plouffe :Foul, Ball, Plouffe doubled to left center, Morales to third.
Oswaldo Arcia :Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Arcia flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 8th
Brian Duensing pitching:
Eric Hosmer :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Hosmer singled to center.
Billy Butler :Ball, Ball, Butler grounded into double play third to second to first, Hosmer out at second.
Jarrod Dyson :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Dyson walked.
Danny Valencia :Ball, Ball, Valencia doubled to center, Dyson scored.
Raul Ibanez :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ibanez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Twins 8th
Francisley Bueno pitching:
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Suzuki walked.
Eduardo Escobar :Strike looking, Escobar flied out to left.
Sam Fuld :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Fuld grounded out to second, Suzuki to second.
Eduardo Nunez :Ball, Ball, Nunez lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Royals 9th
Samuel Deduno pitching:
Brett Hayes :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Hayes struck out swinging.
Mike Moustakas :Strike looking, Foul, Moustakas lined out to right.
Christian Colon :Strike looking, Colon grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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