MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Pittsburgh

Astros 1st
Ian Snell pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Taveras walked.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Taveras caught stealing, catcher to second, Foul, Biggio struck out looking.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Ball, Burke flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Nate McLouth:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, McLouth grounded out to shortstop.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Wilson grounded out to second.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Sanchez singled to center.
Jason Bay:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Bay struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Ian Snell pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg popped out to shortstop.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Lamb singled to right.
Preston Wilson:Wilson singled to deep right, Lamb to third.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ausmus singled to right, Lamb scored, Wilson to second.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Everett struck out swinging.
Taylor Buchholz:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Buchholz struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Craig A. Wilson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Wilson struck out swinging.
Jeromy Burnitz:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Burnitz singled to right.
Jose Castillo:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Burnitz stole second, Castillo struck out swinging.
Ronny Paulino:Strike looking, Ball, Paulino doubled to center, Burnitz scored.
Ian Snell:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Snell struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Ian Snell pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Ball, Taveras singled to center.
Craig Biggio:Biggio flied out to deep left.
Chris Burke:Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Taveras stole second, Taveras to third on Castillo's fielding error, Foul, Ball, Burke walked.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Taveras scored, Burke to second on wild pitch, Foul, Ball, Ensberg homered to right, Burke scored.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lamb singled to right.
Preston Wilson:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Wilson struck out swinging.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ausmus struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Pirates 3rd
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, McLouth doubled to deep left center.
Jack Wilson:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Wilson struck out looking.
Freddy Sanchez:Strike looking, Ball, Sanchez grounded out to first, McLouth to third.
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Foul, Bay singled to left, McLouth scored.
Craig A. Wilson:Wilson popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Ian Snell pitching:
Adam Everett:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Everett grounded out to first.
Taylor Buchholz:Buchholz grounded out to pitcher.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Ball, Taveras reached on an infield single.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Biggio grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Jeromy Burnitz:Ball, Ball, Burnitz doubled to deep right.
Jose Castillo:Foul, Castillo homered to right, Burnitz scored.
Ronny Paulino:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Paulino singled to center.
Ian Snell:Snell sacrificed to pitcher, Paulino to second.
Nate McLouth:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, McLouth walked.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Wilson reached on an infield single, Paulino to third, McLouth to second.
Freddy Sanchez:Sanchez reached on fielder's choice to third, Paulino scored, McLouth to third, Wilson out at second.
Jason Bay:Ball, Bay homered to left center, McLouth and Sanchez scored.
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Wilson homered to left.
Mike D. Gallo relieved Taylor Buchholz.
Jeromy Burnitz:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Burnitz safe at first on 2nd baseman Biggio's fielding error.
Jose Castillo:Strike looking, Castillo flied out to left.
End of Inning (7 Runs, 6 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 5th
Ian Snell pitching:
Chris Burke:Burke flied out to center.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ensberg struck out swinging.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Lamb homered to right.
Preston Wilson:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Wilson singled to right.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Foul, Ausmus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Mike D. Gallo pitching:
Ronny Paulino:Strike looking, Paulino singled to left center.
Ian Snell:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Snell struck out bunting foul.
Nate McLouth:Ball, Strike looking, McLouth grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Paulino out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Ian Snell pitching:
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Everett popped out to second
Eric Bruntlett hit for Mike D. Gallo.
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Bruntlett struck out looking.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Bunt foul, Foul, Taveras singled to center.
Salomon Torres relieved Ian Snell.
Craig Biggio:Strike swinging, Biggio lined out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Dave Borkowski pitching:
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Wilson singled to center.
Freddy Sanchez:Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Sanchez grounded out to first, Wilson to second.
Jason Bay:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Bay intentionally walked.
Craig A. Wilson:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Wilson doubled to left, Wilson scored, Bay to third.
Jeromy Burnitz:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Burnitz intentionally walked.
Jose Castillo:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Castillo struck out looking.
Ronny Paulino:Paulino singled to center, Bay and Wilson scored, Burnitz to second.
Salomon Torres:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Torres struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Salomon Torres pitching:
Chris Burke:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Burke grounded out to shortstop.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ensberg walked.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Lamb reached on fielder's choice to second, Ensberg out at second.
Preston Wilson:Strike looking, Wilson singled to right, Lamb to second.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ausmus grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Wilson out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Brad Lidge pitching:
Nate McLouth:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, McLouth struck out swinging.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Wilson grounded out to second.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Sanchez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Roberto Hernandez pitching:
Adam Everett:Everett flied out to deep left
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Brad Lidge.
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Palmeiro struck out swinging.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Taveras grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Dan Wheeler pitching:
Jason Bay:Strike looking, Bay grounded out to third.
Craig A. Wilson:Foul, Strike looking, Wilson struck out swinging.
Jeromy Burnitz:Foul, Strike looking, Burnitz struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Ryan Vogelsong pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Biggio struck out looking.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Burke flied out to right.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ball, Ball, Ensberg walked.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ensberg to second on fielder's indifference, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lamb flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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