MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. Houston

Cubs 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Juan Pierre:Strike looking, Pierre grounded out to shortstop.
Ronny Cedeno:Ball, Cedeno flied out to right.
Todd Walker:Ball, Ball, Ball, Walker walked.
Phil Nevin:Ball, Ball, Foul, Nevin singled to center, Walker to third.
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Strike looking, Ramirez grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Nevin out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Kerry Wood pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Biggio flied out to left.
Chris Burke:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Burke hit by pitch.
Lance Berkman:Berkman singled to right, Burke to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ensberg flied out to left.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Lamb flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Matt Murton:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Murton singled to center.
Jacque Jones:Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Jones grounded into double play second to first, Murton out at second.
Henry Blanco:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Blanco walked.
Kerry Wood:Ball, Foul, Wood grounded into fielder's choice to third, Blanco out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Kerry Wood pitching:
Preston Wilson:Ball, Wilson doubled to deep left.
Eric Munson:Ball, Ball, Munson flied out to right.
Eric Bruntlett:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Bruntlett walked.
Wandy Rodriguez:Strike looking, Rodriguez safe at first on Wood's throwing error, Wilson scored, Bruntlett to second.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Biggio grounded out to pitcher, Bruntlett to third, Rodriguez to second.
Chris Burke:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Burke tripled to deep right, Bruntlett and Rodriguez scored.
Lance Berkman:Berkman flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Cubs 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Juan Pierre:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Pierre grounded out to first.
Ronny Cedeno:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cedeno flied out to right.
Todd Walker:Strike looking, Ball, Walker grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Kerry Wood pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Foul, Ensberg grounded out to shortstop.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Lamb singled to center.
Preston Wilson:Foul, Foul, Wilson doubled to right, Lamb to third.
Eric Munson:Munson popped out to shortstop.
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Bruntlett walked.
Wandy Rodriguez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Phil Nevin:Foul, Nevin grounded out to third.
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ramirez singled to right.
Matt Murton:Ball, Ball, Murton grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Ramirez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Kerry Wood pitching:
Craig Biggio:Strike swinging, Biggio popped out to shortstop.
Chris Burke:Burke grounded out to third.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Berkman homered to right.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ensberg doubled to deep left.
Will Ohman relieved Kerry Wood.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Lamb flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Jacque Jones:Ball, Foul, Foul, Jones struck out swinging.
Henry Blanco:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Blanco doubled to center
Neifi Perez hit for Will Ohman.
Neifi Perez:Ball, Perez flied out to center.
Juan Pierre:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pierre walked.
Ronny Cedeno:Foul, Cedeno lined out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Carlos Marmol pitching:
Preston Wilson:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Wilson struck out on foul tip.
Eric Munson:Ball, Foul, Munson flied out to right.
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bruntlett struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 6th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Todd Walker:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Walker lined out to left.
Phil Nevin:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Nevin grounded out to second.
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Ramirez popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Carlos Marmol pitching:
Wandy Rodriguez:Rodriguez flied out to center.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Biggio popped out to third.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Burke singled to left.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike swinging, Berkman doubled to right, Burke to third.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ensberg struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 7th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Matt Murton:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Murton flied out to right.
Jacque Jones:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Jones reached on an infield single.
Henry Blanco:Strike looking, Blanco grounded out to third, Jones to second
Michael Barrett hit for Carlos Marmol.
Michael Barrett:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Barrett grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Scott Eyre pitching:
Mike Lamb:Lamb flied out to center.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Wilson reached on an infield single.
Eric Munson:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Munson lined into double play shortstop, Wilson out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 8th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Juan Pierre:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pierre lined out to center.
Ronny Cedeno:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Cedeno grounded out to third.
Todd Walker:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Walker walked.
Phil Nevin:Nevin grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Bob Howry pitching:
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Ball, Bruntlett lined out to first
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Chad Qualls.
Orlando Palmeiro:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Palmeiro walked
Willy Taveras ran for Orlando Palmeiro.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball (pitchout), Foul, Biggio singled to right, Taveras to second.
Chris Burke:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Burke struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman walked, Taveras to third, Biggio to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ensberg struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Brad Lidge pitching:
Aramis Ramirez:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ramirez flied out to deep right.
Matt Murton:Strike looking, Murton reached on an infield single.
Jacque Jones:Foul, Strike looking, Jones struck out swinging
John Mabry hit for Bob Howry.
John Mabry:Mabry doubled to center, Murton scored.
Michael Barrett:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Barrett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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