MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Washington

Astros 1st
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Taveras grounded out to third.
Craig Biggio:Foul, Ball, Ball, Biggio fouled out to first.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman walked.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike swinging, Ball, Ensberg grounded into fielder's choice to third, Berkman out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 1st
Brandon Backe pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson walked.
Jose Vidro:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Vidro struck out swinging.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Guillen ground-rule doubled to left center, Wilkerson to third.
Ryan Church:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Church popped out to second.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Wilson walked.
Carlos Baerga:Strike looking, Baerga doubled to center, Wilkerson, Guillen and Wilson scored.
Brian Schneider:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Schneider singled to center, Baerga scored, Schneider to second advancing on throw.
Cristian Guzman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Guzman flied out to left.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Jason Lane:Strike looking, Lane popped out to second.
Adam Everett:Ball, Foul, Everett hit by pitch.
Chris Burke:Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Burke struck out swinging.
Humberto Quintero:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Quintero struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 2nd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Tony Armas Jr.:Strike looking, Armas grounded out to third.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Wilkerson grounded out to second.
Jose Vidro:Foul, Ball, Foul, Vidro grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Brandon Backe:Strike looking, Backe lined out to right.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Strike swinging, Taveras grounded out to first.
Craig Biggio:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Biggio walked.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Berkman popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 3rd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Guillen popped out to shortstop.
Ryan Church:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Church walked.
Preston Wilson:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Church caught stealing, catcher to second, Ball, Wilson walked.
Carlos Baerga:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Baerga singled to right, Wilson to second.
Brian Schneider:Schneider popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Foul, Ball, Ensberg lined out to third.
Jason Lane:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Lane lined out to left.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Everett grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 4th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Cristian Guzman:Ball, Guzman grounded out to shortstop.
Tony Armas Jr.:Ball, Armas grounded out to third.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Wilkerson fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Chris Burke:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Burke grounded out to third.
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Quintero struck out swinging.
Brandon Backe:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Backe struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 5th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Jose Vidro:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Vidro fouled out to third.
Jose Guillen:Guillen popped out to second.
Ryan Church:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Church doubled to deep right.
Preston Wilson:Strike looking, Wilson grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Willy Taveras:Taveras flied out to right.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Biggio walked.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Berkman homered to right, Biggio scored.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg popped out to second.
Jason Lane:Ball, Lane flied out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Nationals 6th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Carlos Baerga:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Baerga flied out to left.
Brian Schneider:Strike looking, Schneider lined out to shortstop.
Cristian Guzman:Ball, Guzman grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Everett flied out to left.
Chris Burke:Foul, Foul, Burke struck out swinging.
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Quintero popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 7th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Tony Armas Jr.:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Armas singled to center.
Mike D. Gallo relieved Brandon Backe.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Wilkerson sacrificed to pitcher, Armas to second.
Jose Vidro:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Vidro grounded out to second, Armas to third.
Russ Springer relieved Mike D. Gallo.
Jose Guillen:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Russ Springer
Joey Eischen pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Palmeiro singled to center.
Gary Majewski relieved Joey Eischen.
Willy Taveras:Taveras grounded out to first, Palmeiro to second.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Biggio grounded out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Berkman struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Nationals 8th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Ryan Church:Church grounded out to second.
Preston Wilson:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Wilson hit by pitch.
Carlos Baerga:Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Baerga reached on fielder's choice to first, Wilson out at second
Jamey Carroll ran for Carlos Baerga.
Brian Schneider:Ball, Schneider singled to center, Carroll to third.
Cristian Guzman:Ball, Strike looking, Guzman lined out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Marlon Byrd in left
Chad Cordero pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ensberg singled to center.
Jason Lane:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Lane struck out swinging.
Adam Everett:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Everett singled to left, Ensberg to second
Mike Lamb hit for Chris Burke.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Lamb struck out on foul tip
Jose Vizcaino hit for Humberto Quintero.
Jose Vizcaino:Ball, Strike looking, Vizcaino flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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