MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Andy Pettitte pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein grounded out to pitcher.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Edmonds struck out swinging.
Albert Pujols:Pujols singled to right.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Sanders flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Willy Taveras:Ball, Ball, Taveras grounded out to shortstop.
Todd D. Self:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Self flied out to right.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Biggio singled to left center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Berkman grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Grudzielanek popped out to first.
Scott Seabol:Ball, Seabol grounded out to third.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Taguchi lined out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ensberg struck out looking.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Burke walked.
Adam Everett:Pickoff attempt to first, Everett singled to center, Burke to third.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ausmus lined into double play first, Everett out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Molina doubled to left.
Chris Carpenter:Carpenter grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Molina out at third.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein singled to left center, Carpenter to second.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Edmonds doubled to deep right, Carpenter scored, Eckstein to third.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Foul, Foul, Pujols struck out swinging.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Sanders struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Andy Pettitte:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pettitte flied out to left.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Strike looking, Taveras popped out to second.
Todd D. Self:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Self struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Ball, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
Scott Seabol:Ball, Ball, Foul, Seabol grounded out to third.
So Taguchi:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Taguchi grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Biggio lined out to pitcher.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ensberg singled to right, Berkman to second.
Chris Burke:Ball, Ball, Burke grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Ensberg out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Molina grounded out to second.
Chris Carpenter:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Carpenter struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Eckstein grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Everett singled to left center.
Brad Ausmus:Foul, Ausmus grounded out to shortstop, Everett to second.
Andy Pettitte:Ball, Pettitte singled to right, Everett to third.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Everett picked off at third, catcher to third to catcher Pettitte to second, Taveras singled to right, Pettitte out at home.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Edmonds flied out to center.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pujols struck out looking.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Ball, Sanders singled to left.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Sanders stole second, Ball, Sanders stole third, Ball, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Todd D. Self:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Self flied out to center.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Biggio struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Berkman flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Andy Pettitte pitching:
Scott Seabol:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Seabol flied out to right.
So Taguchi:Foul, Foul, Foul, Taguchi flied out to left.
Yadier Molina:Foul, Foul, Foul, Molina popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ensberg struck out swinging.
Chris Burke:Ball, Foul, Burke grounded out to second.
Adam Everett:Ball, Strike looking, Everett doubled to deep left center.
Brad Ausmus:Foul, Ball, Everett to third on wild pitch, Ball, Ball, Ausmus lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Chris Carpenter:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Carpenter singled to right.
David Eckstein:Pickoff attempt to third, Ball, Ball, Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Eckstein grounded into double play shortstop to first, Carpenter out at second.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Edmonds grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Chad Qualls
Abraham O. Nunez at third
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Strike looking, Palmeiro struck out swinging.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Ball, Taveras singled to left center
Mike Lamb hit for Todd D. Self.
Mike Lamb:Lamb flied out to right.
Craig Biggio:Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Taveras to second on Carpenter's throwing error, Strike swinging, Biggio struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Cardinals 9th
Russ Springer pitching:
Albert Pujols:Pujols homered to left center.
Reggie Sanders:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Sanders walked.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Sanders out at second.
Abraham O. Nunez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Nunez popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Ray King pitching:
Lance Berkman:Berkman singled to right.
Morgan Ensberg:Julian Tavarez relieved Ray King, Eric Bruntlett ran for Lance Berkman, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ensberg struck out looking.
Chris Burke:Ball, Burke lined into double play third, Bruntlett out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)