MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. St. Louis

Astros 1st
Jeff Suppan pitching:
Willy Taveras:Ball, Ball, Taveras flied out to center.
Orlando Palmeiro:Palmeiro doubled to left.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Berkman singled to center, Palmeiro scored.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ensberg singled to center, Berkman to second.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Foul, Ball, Lamb flied out to center.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Burke flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 1st
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Eckstein grounded out to second.
John Rodriguez:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Rodriguez singled to right.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Pujols singled to shallow center, Rodriguez to second.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Rolen hit by pitch, Rodriguez to third, Pujols to second.
Juan Encarnacion:Encarnacion flied out to right.
Larry Bigbie:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bigbie struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Jeff Suppan pitching:
Brad Ausmus:Ausmus grounded out to shortstop.
Eric Bruntlett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Bruntlett struck out looking.
Taylor Buchholz:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Buchholz reached on an infield single.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Taveras grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Buchholz out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 2nd
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Yadier Molina:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Molina grounded out to third.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Miles grounded out to second.
Jeff Suppan:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Suppan grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Jeff Suppan pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Palmeiro singled to center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman doubled to deep right, Palmeiro to third.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ensberg fouled out to first.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Intentional ball, Lamb intentionally walked.
Chris Burke:Burke grounded out to second, Palmeiro scored, Berkman to third, Lamb to second.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ausmus struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 3rd
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Eckstein doubled to left.
John Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to first, Eckstein to third.
Albert Pujols:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pujols grounded out to second, Eckstein scored.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Ball, Rolen grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Jeff Suppan pitching:
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Bruntlett flied out to right.
Taylor Buchholz:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Buchholz grounded out to third.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Strike looking, Taveras grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 4th
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Foul, Encarnacion fouled out to third.
Larry Bigbie:Foul, Ball, Bigbie grounded out to second.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Molina walked.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Miles flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Jeff Suppan pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Palmeiro flied out to right.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Morgan Ensberg:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ensberg grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Berkman out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 5th
Taylor Buchholz pitching:
Jeff Suppan:Ball, Strike looking, Suppan flied out to deep right.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Eckstein singled to right.
John Rodriguez:Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to right, Eckstein to second.
Albert Pujols:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Pujols intentionally walked.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Rolen doubled to left, Eckstein scored, Pujols to third.
Juan Encarnacion:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Encarnacion struck out, reached on wild pitch, Pujols scored, Rolen to third.
Larry Bigbie:Ball, Ball, Ball, Bigbie walked, Encarnacion to second.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Molina flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Jeff Suppan pitching:
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lamb flied out to center.
Chris Burke:Foul, Ball, Burke grounded out to third.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Ausmus doubled to deep right.
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Bruntlett doubled to center, Ausmus scored
Craig Biggio hit for Taylor Buchholz.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Biggio flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 6th
Trever Miller pitching:
Aaron Miles:Miles grounded bunt out to first
Jason Marquis hit for Jeff Suppan.
Jason Marquis:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Marquis struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Taveras struck out looking.
Orlando Palmeiro:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Palmeiro lined out to second.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Berkman struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 7th
So Taguchi hit for John Rodriguez
Jason Lane in left
Dave Borkowski pitching:
So Taguchi:Foul, Foul, Taguchi flied out to right.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pujols struck out swinging.
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Rolen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ensberg struck out swinging.
Mike Lamb:Foul, Strike looking, Lamb doubled to center.
Chris Burke:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Burke flied out to left.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ausmus grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 8th
Dave Borkowski pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Encarnacion grounded out to third.
Larry Bigbie:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Bigbie struck out swinging.
Yadier Molina:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Molina grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Hector Luna in left
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Eric Bruntlett:Strike looking, Ball, Bruntlett singled to left.
Jason Lane:Lane sacrificed to pitcher, Bruntlett to second.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Taveras struck out looking
Eric Munson hit for Dave Borkowski.
Eric Munson:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Munson flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 9th
Dan Wheeler pitching:
Aaron Miles:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Miles grounded out to second.
Hector Luna:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Luna flied out to center.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Eckstein flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 10th
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Berkman struck out swinging.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ensberg fouled out to first.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lamb walked.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Burke struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 10th
Russ Springer pitching:
So Taguchi:Strike swinging, Ball, Taguchi flied out to right.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pujols walked.
Scott Rolen:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Rolen reached on fielder's choice to second, Pujols out at second.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Encarnacion struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 11th
Braden Looper pitching:
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ausmus struck out swinging.
Eric Bruntlett:Strike looking, Bruntlett fouled out to first.
Jason Lane:Strike looking, Lane flied out to shallow center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 11th
Preston Wilson in right
Mike Gallo pitching:
Braden Looper:Ball, Strike looking, Looper grounded out to second.
Yadier Molina:Molina doubled to left center.
Aaron Miles:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Miles reached on an infield single.
Hector Luna:Strike swinging, Luna lined out to third.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Eckstein hit by pitch, Molina to third, Miles to second.
So Taguchi:Ball, Taguchi singled to center, Molina scored, Miles to third, Eckstein to second

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