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MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Pittsburgh

Cardinals 1st
Zach Duke pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein grounded out to first.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Taguchi struck out on foul tip.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Rolen ground-rule doubled to left.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion singled to center, Rolen scored.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Sidney Ponson pitching:
Nate McLouth:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, McLouth fouled out to third.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Wilson grounded out to shortstop.
Sean Casey:Ball, Ball, Foul, Casey fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Zach Duke pitching:
Hector Luna:Strike looking, Ball, Luna doubled to left.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Foul, Molina grounded out to third, Luna to third.
Aaron Miles:Foul, Ball, Miles popped bunt out to first, Luna out at third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Sidney Ponson pitching:
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Bay singled to left center.
Craig A. Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Wilson hit by pitch, Bay to second.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Ball, Sanchez singled to left center, Bay scored, Wilson to second.
Jose Castillo:Castillo flied out to right.
Ronny Paulino:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Paulino grounded out to shortstop, Wilson to third, Sanchez to second.
Zach Duke:Foul, Ball, Duke singled to right, Wilson and Sanchez scored.
Nate McLouth:Ball, Ball, McLouth grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Zach Duke pitching:
Sidney Ponson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ponson walked.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ponson caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Eckstein singled to left center.
So Taguchi:Taguchi singled to center, Eckstein to third.
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Rolen singled to left center, Eckstein scored, Taguchi to second.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Encarnacion doubled to left, Taguchi scored, Rolen to third.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Edmonds grounded out to second, Rolen scored, Encarnacion to third.
Hector Luna:Luna singled to center, Encarnacion scored.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Luna stole second, Molina grounded out to third.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Sidney Ponson pitching:
Jack Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Wilson grounded out to third.
Sean Casey:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Casey struck out looking.
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike looking, Bay lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Zach Duke pitching:
Aaron Miles:Miles reached on bunt single to pitcher.
Sidney Ponson:Bunt foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ponson sacrificed to catcher, Miles to second.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Eckstein fouled out to catcher.
So Taguchi:Taguchi flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Sidney Ponson pitching:
Craig A. Wilson:Foul, Strike swinging, Wilson singled to center.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Foul, Sanchez singled to left center, Wilson to second.
Jose Castillo:Strike swinging, Castillo doubled to left, Wilson scored, Sanchez to third.
Ronny Paulino:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Paulino popped out to first.
Zach Duke:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Duke singled to center, Sanchez scored, Castillo to third.
Brad Thompson relieved Sidney Ponson.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Strike looking, McLouth struck out swinging.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Wilson singled to right, Castillo scored, Duke to second.
Sean Casey:Ball, Ball, Casey grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Zach Duke pitching:
Scott Rolen:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Rolen grounded out to shortstop.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Encarnacion singled to center.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ball, Edmonds walked, Encarnacion to second.
Hector Luna:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Luna struck out looking, Encarnacion out at third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Brad Thompson pitching:
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Bay grounded out to shortstop.
Craig A. Wilson:Wilson ground-rule doubled to left.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Sanchez walked.
Jose Castillo:Castillo homered to left, Wilson and Sanchez scored.
Ronny Paulino:Paulino reached on an infield single.
Zach Duke:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Duke flied out to left.
Nate McLouth:McLouth singled to left center, Paulino to second.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Wilson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Salomon Torres pitching:
Yadier Molina:Molina doubled to deep left.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Miles grounded out to second, Molina to third
Timo Perez hit for Brad Thompson.
Timo Perez:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Perez struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Eckstein grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Josh Hancock pitching:
Sean Casey:Ball, Casey singled to left center.
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Ball, Bay grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Casey out at second.
Craig A. Wilson:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Wilson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Salomon Torres pitching:
So Taguchi:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Taguchi walked.
Scott Rolen:Foul, Rolen grounded out to shortstop, Taguchi to second.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Encarnacion struck out swinging.
Jim Edmonds:Damaso Marte relieved Salomon Torres, Jose A. Bautista in center, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Edmonds struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Josh Hancock pitching:
Freddy Sanchez:Strike looking, Sanchez flied out to left.
Jose Castillo:Strike swinging, Castillo flied out to center.
Ronny Paulino:Strike looking, Ball, Paulino flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Roberto Hernandez pitching:
Hector Luna:Foul, Foul, Luna reached on an infield single.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Ball, Molina popped out to second, Luna out at first.
Aaron Miles:Miles grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Tyler J. Johnson pitching:
Jose A. Bautista:Strike looking, Bautista singled to right.
Nate McLouth:McLouth reached on fielder's choice to second, Bautista out at second.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Wilson flied out to center.
Sean Casey:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Casey struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
John Rodriguez hit for Tyler J. Johnson
Matt D. Capps pitching:
John Rodriguez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez flied out to left.
David Eckstein:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Eckstein flied out to center.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Taguchi walked.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rolen homered to left center, Taguchi scored.
Juan Encarnacion:Mike Gonzalez relieved Matt D. Capps, Strike looking, Foul, Encarnacion grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)