MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Pittsburgh

Cardinals 1st
Oliver Perez pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein singled to center.
So Taguchi:Ball, Strike looking, Taguchi grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Eckstein out at second.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Strike looking, Pujols grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Chris Carpenter pitching:
Chris Duffy:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Duffy singled to center.
Jack Wilson:Wilson reached on bunt single to first, Duffy to second.
Jason Bay:Ball, Bay homered to left, Duffy and Wilson scored.
Jeromy Burnitz:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Burnitz walked.
Craig A. Wilson:Foul, Foul, Wilson struck out looking.
Joe Randa:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Randa grounded into double play third to second to first, Burnitz out at second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Oliver Perez pitching:
Scott Rolen:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Rolen flied out to left.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Encarnacion flied out to center.
Yadier Molina:Molina flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Jeff Suppan pitching:
Jose Hernandez:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Hernandez walked.
Humberto Cota:Ball, Cota doubled to deep right, Hernandez to third.
Oliver Perez:Perez popped out to shortstop.
Chris Duffy:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Duffy doubled to left, Hernandez and Cota scored.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Wilson grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Bay:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Bay walked.
Jeromy Burnitz:Burnitz singled to left, Duffy scored, Bay to third, Burnitz out at second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Oliver Perez pitching:
Hector Luna:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Luna grounded out to shortstop.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Ball, Miles grounded out to second.
Jeff Suppan:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Suppan walked.
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Eckstein doubled to center, Suppan scored.
So Taguchi:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Taguchi grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Jeff Suppan pitching:
Craig A. Wilson:Wilson doubled to left.
Joe Randa:Strike looking, Randa doubled to left, Wilson scored.
Jose Hernandez:Josh Hancock relieved Jeff Suppan, Randa to third on balk, Ball, Strike looking, Hernandez grounded out to third, Randa scored.
Humberto Cota:Strike looking, Cota popped out to third.
Oliver Perez:Foul, Ball, Perez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Oliver Perez pitching:
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Pujols homered to left center.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Rolen lined out to left.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Encarnacion popped out to shortstop.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Molina lined out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Josh Hancock pitching:
Chris Duffy:Strike looking, Foul, Duffy flied out to deep right.
Jack Wilson:Foul, Ball, Wilson homered to left.
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Bay walked.
Jeromy Burnitz:Foul, Burnitz fouled out to catcher.
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Bay stole second, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Wilson walked.
Joe Randa:Ball, Strike looking, Randa flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Oliver Perez pitching:
Hector Luna:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Luna struck out swinging.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Miles doubled to right.
Josh Hancock:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Hancock walked.
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Eckstein walked, Miles to third, Hancock to second.
So Taguchi:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Taguchi reached on an infield single, Miles scored, Hancock to third, Eckstein to second.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Pujols flied out to right.
Scott Rolen:Rolen flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Josh Hancock pitching:
Jose Hernandez:Foul, Strike looking, Hernandez grounded out to second.
Humberto Cota:Ball, Foul, Cota grounded out to pitcher.
Oliver Perez:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Perez lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Oliver Perez pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Foul, Molina grounded out to shortstop.
Hector Luna:Foul, Luna flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Josh Hancock pitching:
Chris Duffy:Strike looking, Duffy grounded out to first.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Wilson struck out looking.
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Ball, Bay walked.
Ricardo Rincon relieved Josh Hancock
Gary Bennett catching.
Jeromy Burnitz:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Burnitz homered to right, Bay scored.
Craig A. Wilson:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Wilson doubled to center.
Joe Randa:Foul, Ball, Foul, Randa singled to right, Wilson scored.
Jose Hernandez:Hernandez singled to left, Randa to second.
Humberto Cota:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Cota walked, Randa to third, Hernandez to second.
Oliver Perez:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Perez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Oliver Perez pitching:
Aaron Miles:Nate McLouth in right, Freddy Sanchez at third, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Miles fouled out to first.
Gary Bennett:Strike looking, Foul, Bennett struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Ball, Eckstein walked.
So Taguchi:Matt D. Capps relieved Oliver Perez, Ball, Strike looking, Taguchi lined out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Ricardo Rincon pitching:
Chris Duffy:Foul, John Rodriguez in left, Scott Spiezio at third, Ball, Strike looking, Skip Schumaker in right, Foul, Ball, Ball, Duffy grounded out to second.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Wilson grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Bay:Bay singled to left center.
Nate McLouth:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, McLouth grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Mike Edwards at third
Matt D. Capps pitching:
John Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez singled to left.
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Foul, Rodriguez to second on fielder's indifference, Spiezio ground-rule doubled to center, Rodriguez scored.
Skip Schumaker:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Schumaker grounded out to shortstop
Jim Edmonds hit for Ricardo Rincon.
Jim Edmonds:Strike swinging, Foul, Edmonds struck out swinging.
Hector Luna:Foul, Luna grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Brad Thompson pitching:
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Wilson doubled to left.
Freddy Sanchez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sanchez struck out swinging.
Jose Hernandez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Hernandez grounded out to shortstop.
Humberto Cota:Ball, Cota grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
John Grabow pitching:
Aaron Miles:Ball, Miles singled to center.
Gary Bennett:Bennett grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Miles out at second.
David Eckstein:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Eckstein grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)