MLB Play by Play - Washington vs. Houston

Nationals 1st
Brandon Backe pitching:
Brandon Watson:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Watson flied out to left.
Jose Vidro:Strike looking, Vidro grounded out to pitcher.
Jose Guillen:Guillen grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Foul, Biggio flied out to center.
Willy Taveras:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Taveras flied out to center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Foul, Foul, Berkman singled to right.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ensberg flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Nationals 2nd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Nick Johnson:Ball, Johnson grounded out to pitcher.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Soriano struck out looking.
Ryan Zimmerman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Zimmerman struck out, reached on wild pitch.
Royce Clayton:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Clayton flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Preston Wilson:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Wilson struck out looking.
Jason Lane:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lane struck out looking.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ausmus flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 3rd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Brian Schneider:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Schneider walked.
Tony Armas Jr.:Ball, Foul, Bunt foul, Ball, Armas hit into double play pitcher to second to first, Schneider out at second.
Brandon Watson:Strike looking, Ball, Watson singled to center.
Jose Vidro:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Watson picked off at first, pitcher to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Ball, Everett singled to center.
Brandon Backe:Backe popped bunt out to first.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike swinging, Biggio doubled to deep left center, Everett scored.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Taveras singled to right, Biggio to third.
Lance Berkman:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Berkman hit sacrifice fly to left, Biggio scored.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball (pitchout), Ensberg grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 4th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Jose Vidro:Ball, Vidro homered to right.
Jose Guillen:Strike looking, Guillen grounded out to first.
Nick Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson doubled to center.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Soriano lined out to shortstop.
Ryan Zimmerman:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Zimmerman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Preston Wilson:Wilson grounded out to second.
Jason Lane:Ball, Strike swinging, Lane grounded out to second.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ausmus struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 5th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Royce Clayton:Ball, Clayton grounded out to pitcher.
Brian Schneider:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Schneider grounded out to pitcher.
Tony Armas Jr.:Ball, Ball, Armas grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Adam Everett:Foul, Ball, Everett flied out to left.
Brandon Backe:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Backe walked.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Biggio grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Backe out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 6th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Brandon Watson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Watson grounded out to pitcher.
Jose Vidro:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Vidro flied out to left.
Jose Guillen:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Guillen hit by pitch.
Nick Johnson:Marlon Byrd ran for Jose Guillen, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Johnson flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Jason Bergmann pitching:
Willy Taveras:Ball, Taveras singled to right.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman homered to right, Taveras scored.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ensberg walked.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Wilson homered to left center, Ensberg scored.
Jason Lane:Ball, Ball, Ball, Lane walked.
Brad Ausmus:Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ausmus hit by pitch, Lane to second.
Felix Rodriguez relieved Jason Bergmann.
Adam Everett:Everett popped bunt out to third.
Brandon Backe:Mike Lamb hit for Brandon Backe.
Mike Lamb:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Lamb flied out to center.
Craig Biggio:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Biggio walked, Lane to third, Ausmus to second.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Taveras grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Biggio out at second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 7th
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Soriano popped out to second.
Ryan Zimmerman:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Zimmerman struck out swinging.
Royce Clayton:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Clayton flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Mike Stanton pitching:
Lance Berkman:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman flied out to left.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg flied out to left.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Wilson grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 8th
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Brian Schneider:Schneider grounded out to first
Marlon Anderson hit for Mike Stanton.
Marlon Anderson:Strike looking, Anderson grounded out to second.
Brandon Watson:Strike looking, Watson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Gary Majewski pitching:
Jason Lane:Ball, Ball, Ball, Lane walked.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ausmus lined out to shortstop.
Adam Everett:Ball, Foul, Foul, Lane to second on wild pitch, Everett grounded out to third.
Taylor Buchholz:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Buchholz struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 9th
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Jose Vidro:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Vidro flied out to center.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Byrd singled to left center.
Mike D. Gallo relieved Taylor Buchholz.
Nick Johnson:Ball, Strike swinging, Johnson singled to center, Byrd to second.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Soriano flied out to center.
Ryan Zimmerman:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Zimmerman grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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