MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Cincinnati

Cardinals 1st
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein singled to center.
Jim Edmonds:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Edmonds grounded into double play shortstop to first, Eckstein out at second.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Pujols doubled to left.
Larry Walker:Walker doubled to center, Pujols scored.
Abraham O. Nunez:Ball, Nunez singled to right, Walker scored.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Grudzielanek lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 1st
Jason Marquis pitching:
Ryan P. Freel:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Freel struck out looking.
Felipe Lopez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Lopez grounded out to first.
Adam Dunn:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Dunn grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
So Taguchi:Strike swinging, Taguchi singled to left.
Yadier Molina:Taguchi to second on balk, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bunt foul, Foul, Molina grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Marquis:Strike looking, Marquis grounded out to pitcher, Taguchi to third.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein homered to left, Taguchi scored.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Edmonds grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 2nd
Jason Marquis pitching:
Rich Aurilia:Strike looking, Aurilia grounded out to third.
Javier Valentin:Ball, Valentin grounded out to shortstop.
Austin Kearns:Strike looking, Foul, Kearns singled to left.
Wily Mo Pena:Pena singled to right, Kearns to second.
Edwin Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Encarnacion struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Foul on left fielder Dunn's dropped ball error, Pujols singled to center.
Larry Walker:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Walker reached on fielder's choice to second, Pujols out at second.
Abraham O. Nunez:Ball, Nunez flied out to center.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Grudzielanek struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Reds 3rd
Jason Marquis pitching:
Ramon Ortiz:Strike looking, Ortiz grounded out to first.
Ryan P. Freel:Foul, Ball, Freel grounded out to third.
Felipe Lopez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lopez singled to right.
Adam Dunn:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Dunn flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Taguchi homered to left.
Yadier Molina:Molina grounded out to third.
Jason Marquis:Marquis flied out to left.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Eckstein doubled to right.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Edmonds grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 4th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Rich Aurilia:Strike looking, Aurilia flied out to center.
Javier Valentin:Ball, Valentin flied out to deep left.
Austin Kearns:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kearns walked.
Wily Mo Pena:Pena doubled to left, Kearns to third.
Edwin Encarnacion:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Encarnacion grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Pujols doubled to center.
Larry Walker:Walker lined out to center, Pujols to third.
Abraham O. Nunez:Ball, Nunez grounded out to first.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Grudzielanek struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Reds 5th
Aaron Holbert hit for Ramon Ortiz
Jason Marquis pitching:
Aaron Holbert:Holbert grounded out to third.
Ryan P. Freel:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Freel singled to center.
Felipe Lopez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Lopez reached on fielder's choice to second, Freel out at second.
Adam Dunn:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Dunn popped out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Joe Valentine pitching:
So Taguchi:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Taguchi flied out to deep right.
Yadier Molina:Molina singled to left center.
Jason Marquis:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Marquis reached on an infield single, Molina to second.
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Eckstein flied out to right.
Jim Edmonds:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Edmonds struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 6th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Rich Aurilia:Ball, Strike looking, Aurilia singled to left center.
Javier Valentin:Valentin grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Aurilia out at second.
Austin Kearns:Kearns singled to center.
Wily Mo Pena:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Pena struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Allan Simpson pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pujols struck out swinging.
Larry Walker:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Walker grounded out to second.
Abraham O. Nunez:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Nunez struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 7th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Edwin Encarnacion:Encarnacion homered to left
Chris Denorfia hit for Allan Simpson.
Chris Denorfia:Denorfia grounded out to third.
Ryan P. Freel:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Freel flied out to left.
Felipe Lopez:Foul, Ball, Ball, Lopez flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Josh Hancock pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Grudzielanek grounded out to third.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Taguchi grounded out to third.
Yadier Molina:Molina grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 8th
Randy Flores pitching:
Adam Dunn:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Dunn struck out swinging.
Rich Aurilia:Julian Tavarez relieved Randy Flores, Aurilia popped out to shortstop.
Javier Valentin:Ball, Valentin grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Josh Hancock pitching:
Julian Tavarez:John Gall hit for Julian Tavarez.
John Gall:Strike looking, Foul, Gall grounded out to third.
David Eckstein:Ball, Foul, Eckstein flied out to center.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Foul, Edmonds flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 9th
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Austin Kearns:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Kearns struck out swinging.
Wily Mo Pena:Ball, Ball, Pena singled to center.
Edwin Encarnacion:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion flied out to center
Jacob Cruz hit for Josh Hancock.
Jacob Cruz:Ball, Strike swinging, Cruz grounded into fielder's choice to second, Pena out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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