MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Washington

Cardinals 1st
John Halama pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein lined out to third.
Jim Edmonds:Foul, Ball, Ball, Edmonds popped out to third.
Albert Pujols:Pujols singled to center.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pujols picked off at second, pitcher to first to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Nationals 1st
Cal Eldred pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Wilkerson lined out to second.
Jamey Carroll:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Einar Diaz at first, Carroll grounded out to second.
Nick Johnson:Johnson lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
John Halama pitching:
Yadier Molina:Molina grounded out to shortstop.
So Taguchi:Ball, Strike swinging, Taguchi grounded out to first.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 2nd
Cal Eldred pitching:
Jose Guillen:Ball, Guillen grounded out to shortstop.
Preston Wilson:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Wilson struck out swinging.
Vinny Castilla:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Castilla walked.
Gary Bennett:Foul, Bennett grounded into fielder's choice to third, Castilla out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
John Halama pitching:
Abraham O. Nunez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Nunez grounded out to shortstop.
Hector Luna:Strike looking, Luna singled to center.
Cal Eldred:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bunt foul, Eldred struck out bunting foul.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Eckstein safe at first on 3rd baseman Castilla's fielding error, Luna to second.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Ball, Edmonds flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Nationals 3rd
Cal Eldred pitching:
Cristian Guzman:Strike looking, Strike looking, Guzman grounded out to shortstop.
John Halama:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Halama struck out swinging.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
John Halama pitching:
Einar Diaz:Ball, Strike looking, Diaz grounded out to shortstop.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Ball, Foul, Molina lined out to right.
So Taguchi:Ball, Taguchi flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 4th
Cal Eldred pitching:
Jamey Carroll:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Carroll singled to center.
Nick Johnson:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Johnson singled to left center, Carroll to second.
Jose Guillen:Brad Thompson relieved Cal Eldred, Strike looking, Guillen reached on fielder's choice to third, Carroll to third, Johnson out at second.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Wilson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Guillen out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
John Halama pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek popped out to shortstop.
Abraham O. Nunez:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Nunez grounded out to shortstop.
Hector Luna:Strike looking, Strike looking, Luna struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 5th
Brad Thompson pitching:
Vinny Castilla:Ball, Castilla flied out to deep left.
Gary Bennett:Strike looking, Bennett grounded out to shortstop.
Cristian Guzman:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Strike swinging, Foul, Guzman reached on an infield single.
John Halama:Foul, Halama grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
John Halama pitching:
Brad Thompson:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Thompson struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Eckstein doubled to left.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Edmonds walked.
Einar Diaz:Hector Carrasco relieved John Halama, John Rodriguez hit for Einar Diaz.
John Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Rodriguez walked, Eckstein to third, Edmonds to second.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Molina reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Eckstein scored, Edmonds to third, Rodriguez out at second.
So Taguchi:Foul, Ball, Edmonds stole home Molina to second, Molina to third on Johnson's throwing error, Strike looking, Taguchi reached on an infield single, Molina scored.
Mark Grudzielanek:Foul, Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to third.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Nationals 6th
Scott Seabol at third
Brad Thompson pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Wilkerson grounded out to pitcher.
Jamey Carroll:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Carroll grounded out to shortstop.
Nick Johnson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Johnson grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Gary Majewski pitching:
Abraham O. Nunez:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Nunez struck out swinging.
Hector Luna:Jason Marquis hit for Brad Thompson, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Luna struck out looking.
Jason Marquis:Foul, Foul, Ball, Marquis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 7th
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Guillen grounded out to third.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Wilson struck out swinging.
Vinny Castilla:Castilla lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Mike Stanton pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Eckstein doubled to left.
Scott Seabol:Seabol popped bunt out to pitcher.
John Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez singled to left center, Eckstein scored.
Yadier Molina:Molina singled to left center, Rodriguez to second.
So Taguchi:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Rodriguez stole third Molina to second, Taguchi struck out swinging.
Mark Grudzielanek:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Grudzielanek intentionally walked.
Abraham O. Nunez:Jason Bergmann relieved Mike Stanton, Ball, Ball, Nunez singled to center, Rodriguez and Molina scored, Grudzielanek to third.
Hector Luna:Ball, Foul, Luna grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 8th
Al Reyes pitching:
Gary Bennett:Al Reyes relieved Julian Tavarez, John Mabry in right, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Bennett struck out swinging.
Cristian Guzman:Ball, Foul, Foul, Guzman grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Bergmann:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Bergmann grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Jason Bergmann pitching:
John Mabry:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Mabry struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Eckstein struck out swinging.
Scott Seabol:Strike swinging, Foul, Seabol struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 9th
Ray King pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Wilkerson singled to right.
Jamey Carroll:Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Carroll walked, Wilkerson to second.
Nick Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Johnson grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Wilkerson to third, Carroll out at second.
Jose Guillen:Ball, Foul, Ball, Guillen flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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