Play Fantasy Use your Fantasy skills to win Cash Prizes. Join or start a league today. Play Now

MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. St. Louis

Astros 1st
Mark Mulder pitching:
Craig Biggio:Biggio grounded bunt out to third.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Taveras grounded out to pitcher.
Lance Berkman:Berkman grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 1st
Roy Oswalt pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Eckstein grounded out to shortstop.
Jim Edmonds:Strike (foul tip), Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Edmonds walked.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Pujols struck out swinging.
Larry Walker:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Walker grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Mark Mulder pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ensberg grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Lane:Foul, Strike looking, Lane struck out swinging.
Chris Burke:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Burke struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 2nd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Reggie Sanders:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Sanders struck out swinging.
Mark Grudzielanek:Grudzielanek grounded out to third.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Strike looking, Molina grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Mark Mulder pitching:
Brad Ausmus:Ausmus singled to left center.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Foul, Everett singled softly to right, Ausmus to second.
Roy Oswalt:Ball, Oswalt sacrificed to pitcher, Ausmus to third, Everett to second.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ausmus scored, Everett to third on wild pitch, Ball, Biggio singled to left center, Everett scored.
Willy Taveras:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Taveras lined out to right.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Berkman grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Biggio out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 3rd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Abraham O. Nunez:Strike swinging, Nunez grounded out to shortstop.
Mark Mulder:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Mulder struck out looking.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein hit by pitch.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Edmonds popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Mark Mulder pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ensberg flied out to right.
Jason Lane:Ball, Foul, Lane homered to left center.
Chris Burke:Ball, Foul, Ball, Burke flied out to deep left.
Brad Ausmus:Ausmus singled to right.
Adam Everett:Ball, Everett flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 4th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pujols grounded out to shortstop.
Larry Walker:Ball, Strike looking, Walker grounded out to third.
Reggie Sanders:Foul, Foul, Ball, Sanders struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Mark Mulder pitching:
Roy Oswalt:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Oswalt flied out to deep right.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Biggio flied out to left.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Ball, Taveras singled to center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Taveras to second on wild pitch, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Brad Thompson relieved Mark Mulder.
Morgan Ensberg:Foul, Ensberg popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 5th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Grudzielanek hit by pitch.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Molina singled softly to right, Grudzielanek to second.
Abraham O. Nunez:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Nunez reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Grudzielanek to third, Molina out at second
John Rodriguez hit for Brad Thompson.
John Rodriguez:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to center, Grudzielanek scored.
David Eckstein:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Eckstein struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Jason Lane:Jason Marquis relieved Brad Thompson, Strike looking, Strike looking, Lane grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Ball, Burke singled to left center.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ausmus singled softly to right, Burke to third.
Adam Everett:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Everett grounded bunt out to third, Burke scored, Ausmus to second.
Roy Oswalt:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Oswalt struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 6th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Edmonds popped out to shortstop.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pujols grounded out to pitcher.
Larry Walker:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Walker doubled to deep right.
Reggie Sanders:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Sanders struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Biggio singled to shallow left center.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Taveras sacrificed to pitcher, Biggio to second.
Randy Flores relieved Jason Marquis.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Berkman flied out to right
So Taguchi in left.
Julian Tavarez relieved Randy Flores.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ensberg singled to center, Biggio scored, Ensberg to second on Edmonds' fielding error.
Jason Lane:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ensberg to third on wild pitch, Lane grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Cardinals 7th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Mark Grudzielanek:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Molina grounded out to second.
Abraham O. Nunez:Ball, Nunez singled to center.
So Taguchi:Foul, Foul, Ball, Taguchi grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Julian Tavarez pitching:
Chris Burke:Ball, Strike looking, Burke popped out to second.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Ausmus grounded out to shortstop.
Adam Everett:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Everett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 8th
Chad Qualls pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Eckstein grounded out to second.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Edmonds struck out swinging.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Pujols lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
John Mabry in left
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Chad Qualls
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Ball, Palmeiro flied out to right.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Ball, Biggio grounded out to third.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Taveras singled to left.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Berkman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 9th
Dan Wheeler pitching:
Larry Walker:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Eric Bruntlett at second, Walker struck out looking.
John Mabry:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Mabry struck out swinging.
Mark Grudzielanek:Strike looking, Grudzielanek singled to left.
Yadier Molina:Molina flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)