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MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Eckstein struck out looking.
So Taguchi:Ball, Ball, Ball, Taguchi walked.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pujols grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Taguchi out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jason Marquis pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Biggio grounded out to first.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Strike looking, Lamb grounded out to third.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg reached on an infield single.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Berkman flied out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Rolen doubled to right.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Encarnacion walked.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Edmonds walked, Rolen to third, Encarnacion to second.
Hector Luna:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Luna lined out to second.
Gary Bennett:Foul, Bennett singled to center, Rolen scored, Encarnacion to third, Edmonds to second.
Jason Marquis:Marquis hit by pitch, Encarnacion scored, Edmonds to third, Bennett to second.
David Eckstein:Foul, Foul, Foul, Eckstein struck out swinging.
So Taguchi:Taguchi grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jason Marquis pitching:
Preston Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Wilson fouled out to third.
Eric Munson:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Munson struck out swinging.
Chris Burke:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Burke walked.
Adam Everett:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Everett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Pujols flied out to right.
Scott Rolen:Ball, Rolen flied out to center.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jason Marquis pitching:
Wandy Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Craig Biggio:Foul, Biggio flied out to left.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Lamb flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Edmonds grounded out to second.
Hector Luna:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Luna popped out to first.
Gary Bennett:Bennett singled to left center.
Jason Marquis:Ball, Marquis singled to shallow center, Bennett to second.
David Eckstein:Eckstein singled to center, Bennett scored, Marquis to third.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Ball, Taguchi singled to center, Marquis scored, Eckstein to third.
Albert Pujols:Pujols lined out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ensberg grounded out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman:Berkman doubled to center.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Wilson doubled to center, Berkman scored.
Eric Munson:Strike looking, Munson flied out to center, Wilson to third.
Chris Burke:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Burke flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Rolen flied out to center.
Juan Encarnacion:Foul, Encarnacion singled to right.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Edmonds reached on fielder's choice to first, Encarnacion out at second.
Hector Luna:Foul, Luna flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Adam Everett:Everett flied out to left
Willy Taveras hit for Wandy Rodriguez.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Taveras lined out to shortstop.
Craig Biggio:Biggio flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Fernando Nieve pitching:
Gary Bennett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Bennett struck out swinging.
Jason Marquis:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Marquis popped out to shortstop.
David Eckstein:Eckstein flied out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Mike Lamb:Ball, Strike looking, Lamb flied out to center.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg homered to left center.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Berkman grounded out to shortstop.
Preston Wilson:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Wilson doubled to left.
Eric Munson:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Munson flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
John Rodriguez hit for So Taguchi
Fernando Nieve pitching:
John Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez homered to right.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pujols fouled out to catcher.
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Rolen grounded out to third.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Encarnacion grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Chris Burke:Ball, Burke flied out to right.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Foul, Everett singled to right
Jason Lane hit for Fernando Nieve.
Jason Lane:Ball, Strike swinging, Lane grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Everett out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Trever Miller pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Edmonds struck out swinging.
Hector Luna:Luna grounded out to second.
Gary Bennett:Bennett singled to left center.
Jason Marquis:Ball, Marquis grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Jason Marquis pitching:
Craig Biggio:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Biggio grounded out to second.
Mike Lamb:Strike swinging, Foul, Lamb struck out swinging.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ensberg walked.
Jason Isringhausen relieved Jason Marquis.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Berkman singled to center, Ensberg to second.
Preston Wilson:Ensberg to third, Ball, Wilson grounded into double play third to second, Berkman out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Trever Miller pitching:
David Eckstein:Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Eckstein flied out to left.
John Rodriguez:Foul, Ball, Rodriguez doubled to right.
Albert Pujols:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Pujols intentionally walked.
Russ Springer relieved Trever Miller.
Scott Rolen:Rolen reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Rodriguez to third, Pujols out at second.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Encarnacion walked, Rolen to second.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Edmonds walked, Rodriguez scored, Rolen to third, Encarnacion to second.
Hector Luna:Strike swinging, Ball, Luna singled to shallow center, Rolen and Encarnacion scored, Edmonds out at third.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Eric Munson:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Munson struck out looking.
Chris Burke:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Burke hit by pitch.
Adam Everett:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Everett struck out swinging
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Russ Springer.
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Palmeiro lined out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)