MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. St. Louis

Pirates 1st
Jason Marquis pitching:
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, McLouth struck out swinging.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Wilson struck out looking.
Jason Bay:Ball, Bay homered to center.
Rob Mackowiak:Ball, Foul, Ball, Mackowiak reached on an infield single.
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Wilson singled to left center, Mackowiak to second.
Ryan Doumit:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Doumit grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 1st
Oliver Perez pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Eckstein flied out to right.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to third.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pujols walked.
John Gall:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Gall lined out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 2nd
Jason Marquis pitching:
Brad Eldred:Strike looking, Eldred homered to center.
Freddy Sanchez:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Sanchez flied out to right.
Oliver Perez:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Perez grounded out to shortstop.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, McLouth grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 2nd
Oliver Perez pitching:
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Taguchi grounded out to third.
Scott Seabol:Strike looking, Seabol grounded out to shortstop.
Einar Diaz:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Diaz walked.
Hector Luna:Strike looking, Luna hit by pitch, Diaz to second.
Jason Marquis:Ryan Vogelsong relieved Oliver Perez, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Marquis lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Jason Marquis pitching:
Jack Wilson:Foul, Ball, Ball, Wilson flied out to center.
Jason Bay:Bay lined out to third.
Rob Mackowiak:Foul, Ball, Mackowiak singled to center.
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Mackowiak to second on wild pitch, Wilson flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 3rd
Ryan Vogelsong pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Eckstein walked.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Grudzielanek grounded into double play third to second to first, Eckstein out at second.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Pujols flied out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Ryan Doumit:Doumit grounded out to second.
Brad Eldred:Eldred flied out to center.
Freddy Sanchez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Sanchez struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 4th
Ryan Vogelsong pitching:
John Gall:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Gall struck out swinging.
So Taguchi:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Taguchi singled to center.
Scott Seabol:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Seabol struck out swinging.
Einar Diaz:Ball, Strike looking, Taguchi stole second, Diaz doubled to deep left, Taguchi scored.
Hector Luna:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Diaz to third on wild pitch, Luna walked.
Jason Marquis:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike swinging, Marquis grounded bunt out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Tike Redman hit for Ryan Vogelsong
Jason Marquis pitching:
Tike Redman:Redman singled to left center.
Nate McLouth:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, McLouth safe at first on Marquis' throwing error, Redman to second.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Wilson struck out swinging.
Jason Bay:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bay doubled to deep left, Redman scored, McLouth to third.
Rob Mackowiak:Ball, Mackowiak fouled out to catcher.
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Wilson struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Cardinals 5th
Josh Fogg pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein walked.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek singled to center, Eckstein to second.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Pujols flied out to center, Eckstein to third.
John Gall:Foul, Gall flied out to right.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Taguchi flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Ryan Doumit:John Rodriguez in left, Doumit flied out to center.
Brad Eldred:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Eldred homered to left center.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Foul, Sanchez flied out to right.
Tike Redman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Redman grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 6th
Josh Fogg pitching:
Scott Seabol:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Seabol struck out swinging.
Einar Diaz:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Diaz singled to right.
Hector Luna:Strike looking, Luna popped out to second.
Jason Marquis:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Marquis flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
Cal Eldred pitching:
Nate McLouth:McLouth grounded out to pitcher.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Foul, Wilson grounded out to third.
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike looking, Bay singled to left center.
Rob Mackowiak:Foul, Ball, Mackowiak flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 7th
John Grabow pitching:
John Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez walked.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Ball, Grudzielanek walked, Rodriguez to second.
Albert Pujols:Jose Mesa relieved John Grabow, Ball, Rodriguez to third, Grudzielanek to second on wild pitch, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Pujols grounded out to shortstop, Rodriguez scored, Grudzielanek to third.
John Gall:Ball, Gall hit sacrifice fly to left, Grudzielanek scored.
So Taguchi:Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Taguchi struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 8th
Jason Furmaniak hit for Jose Mesa
Cal Eldred pitching:
Jason Furmaniak:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Furmaniak struck out swinging.
Ryan Doumit:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Doumit flied out to right.
Brad Eldred:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Eldred struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 8th
Salomon Torres pitching:
Scott Seabol:Strike looking, Strike swinging, John Mabry hit for Scott Seabol.
John Mabry:Mabry lined out to center
Skip Schumaker hit for Einar Diaz.
Skip Schumaker:Strike looking, Ball, Schumaker flied out to left
Abraham O. Nunez hit for Hector Luna.
Abraham O. Nunez:Nunez singled to left center
Chris Duncan hit for Cal Eldred.
Chris Duncan:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Duncan struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Yadier Molina catching
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Sanchez safe at first on 3rd baseman Nunez's fielding error.
Tike Redman:Redman doubled to center, Sanchez scored.
Nate McLouth:Ball, McLouth flied out to deep left.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Wilson struck out swinging.
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Bay struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Cardinals 9th
Salomon Torres pitching:
John Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez walked.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Grudzielanek singled to right, Rodriguez to second.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Pujols grounded out to pitcher, Rodriguez to third, Grudzielanek to second
Larry Walker hit for John Gall.
Larry Walker:Reggie Sanders hit for Larry Walker.
Reggie Sanders:Mike Gonzalez relieved Salomon Torres, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Sanders struck out swinging.
So Taguchi:Taguchi grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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