MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein singled to center.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Edmonds flied out to center.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pujols grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Eckstein out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jason Marquis pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Taveras grounded out to third.
Chris Burke:Ball, Burke singled to left center.
Morgan Ensberg:Foul, Strike looking, Ensberg grounded into double play shortstop to first, Burke out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Yadier Molina:Ball, Foul, Foul, Molina popped out to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to third.
So Taguchi:Taguchi flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jason Marquis pitching:
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman singled to center.
Jason Lane:Foul, Strike looking, Lane doubled to deep left center, Berkman out at third.
Luke Scott:Strike looking, Scott grounded out to second, Lane to third.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Everett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Abraham O. Nunez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Nunez reached on an infield single.
Hector Luna:Strike looking, Strike looking, Luna grounded into double play third to second to first, Nunez out at second.
Jason Marquis:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Marquis grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jason Marquis pitching:
Raul Chavez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Chavez grounded out to third.
Wandy Rodriguez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Taveras flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein struck out looking.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Edmonds flied out to center.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Pujols grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Burke grounded out to shortstop.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ensberg struck out looking.
Lance Berkman:Berkman homered to left center.
Jason Lane:Ball, Lane flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Yadier Molina:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Molina struck out swinging.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek flied out to center.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Taguchi flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Luke Scott:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Scott struck out swinging.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Everett grounded out to pitcher.
Raul Chavez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Chavez grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Abraham O. Nunez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Nunez walked.
Hector Luna:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Luna hit by pitch, Nunez to second.
Jason Marquis:Foul, Marquis sacrificed to catcher, Nunez to third, Luna to second.
David Eckstein:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Eckstein struck out bunting foul.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds singled to center, Nunez and Luna scored.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pujols walked, Edmonds to second.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Strike swinging, Molina singled to center, Edmonds scored, Pujols to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Grudzielanek struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Mike Lamb hit for Wandy Rodriguez
Jason Marquis pitching:
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lamb struck out swinging.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Taveras grounded out to pitcher.
Chris Burke:Burke grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Ball, Brandon Duckworth relieved Wandy Rodriguez, Taguchi singled to center.
Abraham O. Nunez:Ball (pitchout), Taguchi caught stealing, catcher to second, Ball, Foul, Foul, Nunez singled to left center.
Hector Luna:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Luna struck out swinging.
Jason Marquis:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Marquis struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ensberg flied out to right.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Berkman grounded out to third.
Jason Lane:Ball, Foul, Lane singled to left center.
Luke Scott:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Scott grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Brandon Duckworth pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein doubled to left.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds grounded out to second, Eckstein to third.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Ball, Pujols intentionally walked.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Bunt foul, Ball, Molina singled to left center, Eckstein scored, Pujols to second.
Mark Grudzielanek:Scott Strickland relieved Brandon Duckworth, Foul, Ball, Foul, Grudzielanek struck out swinging, Pujols stole third.
So Taguchi:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Taguchi popped out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Adam Everett:Everett grounded out to shortstop
Craig Biggio hit for Raul Chavez.
Craig Biggio:Foul, Biggio grounded out to shortstop
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Scott Strickland.
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Palmeiro grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Brad Ausmus catching
Mike D. Gallo pitching:
Abraham O. Nunez:Nunez reached on an infield single.
Hector Luna:Ball, Luna grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Nunez out at second.
Jason Marquis:Marquis sacrificed to pitcher, Luna to second.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Eckstein popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Taveras grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Burke popped out to left.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike swinging, Ensberg flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)