MLB Play by Play - Washington vs. Houston

Nationals 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Brandon Watson:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Watson flied out to left.
Jose Vidro:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Vidro homered hard to center.
Nick Johnson:Johnson popped out to third.
Vinny Castilla:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Castilla singled to center.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Wilkerson flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Livan Hernandez pitching:
Willy Taveras:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Taveras singled to left center.
Craig Biggio:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Biggio singled to center, Taveras to third.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Berkman struck out looking.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ensberg walked, Biggio to second.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Foul, Lamb singled to right, Taveras scored, Biggio to third, Ensberg to second.
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Palmeiro doubled to deep right, Biggio, Ensberg and Lamb scored.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Everett flied out to center, Palmeiro to third.
Humberto Quintero:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Quintero intentionally walked.
Wandy Rodriguez:Ball, Strike swinging, Rodriguez popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Preston Wilson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Wilson walked.
Brian Schneider:Ball, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Schneider singled to right, Wilson to second.
Jamey Carroll:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Carroll reached on fielder's choice to third, Wilson to third, Schneider out at second.
Livan Hernandez:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Hernandez doubled to left, Wilson scored, Carroll to third.
Brandon Watson:Foul, Watson grounded out to second, Carroll scored, Hernandez to third.
Jose Vidro:Ball, Ball, Ball, Vidro walked.
Nick Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Johnson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Livan Hernandez pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Taveras grounded out to second.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike looking, Biggio singled to center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Berkman struck out looking.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ensberg struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Nationals 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Vinny Castilla:Ball, Strike looking, Castilla grounded out to shortstop.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Wilkerson struck out looking.
Preston Wilson:Strike looking, Wilson grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Livan Hernandez pitching:
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Lamb flied out to center.
Orlando Palmeiro:Ball, Strike looking, Palmeiro flied out to left.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Everett flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Brian Schneider:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Schneider popped out to second.
Jamey Carroll:Strike looking, Carroll grounded out to second.
Livan Hernandez:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Hernandez homered hard to left.
Brandon Watson:Strike looking, Watson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Livan Hernandez pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Quintero grounded out to pitcher.
Wandy Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Rodriguez struck out looking.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Ball, Taveras singled softly to right.
Craig Biggio:Biggio doubled to center, Taveras scored.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Berkman grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Jose Vidro:Ball, Vidro singled to right.
Nick Johnson:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Johnson flied out to center.
Vinny Castilla:Ball, Castilla singled to center, Vidro to second.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Wilkerson flied into double play left, Castilla out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Livan Hernandez pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ensberg walked.
Mike Lamb:Lamb grounded into double play first to shortstop, Ensberg out at second.
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Strike looking, Palmeiro doubled to left.
Adam Everett:Everett grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Nationals 6th
Russ Springer pitching:
Preston Wilson:Foul, Ball, Wilson hit by pitch.
Brian Schneider:Schneider grounded into double play first to shortstop, Wilson out at second.
Jamey Carroll:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Carroll hit by pitch.
Livan Hernandez:Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Hernandez singled to right, Carroll to third.
Mike D. Gallo relieved Russ Springer.
Brandon Watson:Foul, Foul, Ball, Watson flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Livan Hernandez pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Strike looking, Foul, Quintero singled to center
Chris Burke hit for Mike D. Gallo.
Chris Burke:Foul, Burke safe at first on Hernandez's fielding error, Quintero to second.
Willy Taveras:Taveras grounded bunt out to first, Quintero to third, Burke to second.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Biggio struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Berkman intentionally walked.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg ground-rule doubled to right, Quintero and Burke scored, Berkman to third.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Lamb popped out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Nationals 7th
Dan Wheeler pitching:
Jose Vidro:Strike looking, Vidro grounded out to first.
Nick Johnson:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson struck out looking.
Vinny Castilla:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Castilla struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Hector Carrasco pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Palmeiro singled hard to left.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Everett popped out to third.
Humberto Quintero:Quintero grounded out to third, Palmeiro to second
Jose Vizcaino hit for Dan Wheeler.
Jose Vizcaino:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Vizcaino flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Nationals 8th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Wilkerson lined out to first.
Preston Wilson:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Wilson struck out swinging.
Brian Schneider:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Schneider singled to center.
Jamey Carroll:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Carroll struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Hector Carrasco pitching:
Willy Taveras:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Taveras singled to right.
Craig Biggio:Strike swinging, Biggio singled to right, Taveras to second.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman grounded into double play second to shortstop, Taveras to third, Biggio out at second.
Morgan Ensberg:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Ensberg intentionally walked.
Joey Eischen relieved Hector Carrasco.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Lamb struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 9th
Brad Ausmus catching
Eric Bruntlett in left
Carlos Baerga hit for Joey Eischen
Brad Lidge pitching:
Carlos Baerga:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Baerga hit by pitch.
Brandon Watson:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Watson safe at first on 1st baseman Berkman's throwing error, Baerga to second.
Jose Vidro:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Vidro lined into double play first, Watson out at first.
Nick Johnson:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Johnson doubled to deep right, Baerga scored.
Vinny Castilla:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Castilla walked.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Tony Blanco ran for Vinny Castilla, Ball, Wilkerson singled to right, Johnson scored, Blanco to third
Jose Guillen hit for Preston Wilson.
Jose Guillen:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Guillen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

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