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MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. St. Louis

Astros 1st
Mark Mulder pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Biggio singled to left center.
Willy Taveras:Strike (missed bunt), Taveras reached on bunt single to third, Biggio to second.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Berkman struck out swinging.
Morgan Ensberg:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ensberg grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Taveras out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 1st
Roy Oswalt pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein lined out to right.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Edmonds singled to left.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Foul, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Ball, Pujols grounded out to shortstop, Edmonds to second.
Larry Walker:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Walker walked.
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Sanders grounded into fielder's choice to third, Walker out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Mark Mulder pitching:
Jason Lane:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Lane struck out looking.
Chris Burke:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Burke tripled to center.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Everett grounded out to pitcher.
Brad Ausmus:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Ausmus intentionally walked.
Roy Oswalt:Ball, Ball, Ausmus stole second, Burke scored on passed ball, Ball, Oswalt walked.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Biggio struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 2nd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Grudzielanek grounded out to pitcher.
Abraham O. Nunez:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Nunez struck out swinging.
Yadier Molina:Molina flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Mark Mulder pitching:
Willy Taveras:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Taveras reached on an infield single.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Berkman flied out to center.
Morgan Ensberg:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ball, Taveras caught stealing, catcher to second, Ensberg lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 3rd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Mark Mulder:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Mulder struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein grounded out to third.
Jim Edmonds:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Edmonds struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Mark Mulder pitching:
Jason Lane:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Lane flied out to right.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Ball, Burke popped out to second.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Everett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 4th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Pujols grounded out to first.
Larry Walker:Ball, Ball, Foul, Walker grounded out to shortstop.
Reggie Sanders:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Sanders reached on an infield single, Sanders to second on 3rd baseman Ensberg's throwing error.
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Grudzielanek grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Astros 5th
Mark Mulder pitching:
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ausmus doubled to center.
Roy Oswalt:Strike looking, Oswalt sacrificed to third, Ausmus to third.
Craig Biggio:Biggio grounded out to shortstop, Ausmus scored.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Foul, Foul, Taveras grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 5th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Abraham O. Nunez:Nunez grounded bunt out to catcher.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Molina ground-rule doubled to center.
Mark Mulder:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Mulder struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Eckstein walked.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Edmonds struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Mark Mulder pitching:
Lance Berkman:Berkman singled to left.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ensberg flied out to center.
Jason Lane:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Lane struck out swinging.
Chris Burke:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Foul, Burke grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 6th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Pujols homered to left center.
Larry Walker:Walker grounded out to first.
Reggie Sanders:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Sanders struck out swinging.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Grudzielanek grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Mark Mulder pitching:
Adam Everett:Strike swinging, Ball, Everett grounded out to third.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ausmus struck out looking.
Roy Oswalt:Strike looking, Oswalt singled to right.
Craig Biggio:Biggio singled to center, Oswalt to second.
Willy Taveras:Foul, Ball, Taveras grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 7th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Abraham O. Nunez:Foul, Nunez grounded out to pitcher.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Foul, Molina ground-rule doubled to left center
John Rodriguez hit for Mark Mulder.
John Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez walked.
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Eckstein flied out to center.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Berkman doubled to right.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Foul, Ensberg grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Lane:Ball, Lane grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Burke:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Berkman to third on wild pitch, Burke singled to left center, Berkman scored.
Adam Everett:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Everett tripled to deep left center, Burke scored
So Taguchi in left.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Ausmus lined out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 8th
Brad Lidge pitching:
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Pujols flied out to center.
Larry Walker:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Walker struck out swinging.
So Taguchi:Foul, Foul, Foul, Taguchi struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
John Mabry in right
Eric Bruntlett at shortstop
Jason Marquis pitching:
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Bruntlett struck out swinging.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Biggio struck out swinging.
Willy Taveras:Foul, Ball, Ball, Taveras grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 9th
Brad Lidge pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Grudzielanek flied out to left.
Abraham O. Nunez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Nunez singled to left center.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Nunez to second on fielder's indifference, Foul, Molina struck out swinging.
John Mabry:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Mabry grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)