MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Roger Clemens pitching:
Aaron Miles:Miles flied out to center.
John Rodriguez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez singled to center.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pujols singled to left, Rodriguez to second.
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Rolen safe at first on 1st baseman Lamb's fielding error, Rodriguez scored, Pujols to third.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Edmonds reached on fielder's choice to second, Pujols scored, Rolen out at second.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Encarnacion flied out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Astros 1st
Anthony Reyes pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Biggio walked.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Lamb singled to center, Biggio to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Foul, Foul, Foul, Ensberg struck out looking.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Berkman singled to left, Biggio scored, Lamb to second.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Wilson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Berkman out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Roger Clemens pitching:
Hector Luna:Strike swinging, Ball, Luna singled to center.
Gary Bennett:Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Luna stole second, Bennett grounded out to second, Luna to third.
Anthony Reyes:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Reyes popped bunt out to catcher, Luna out at third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Anthony Reyes pitching:
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Burke struck out looking.
Adam Everett:Everett flied out to right.
Brad Ausmus:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ausmus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Roger Clemens pitching:
Aaron Miles:Ball, Strike looking, Miles grounded out to first.
John Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Rodriguez struck out looking.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Pujols grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Anthony Reyes pitching:
Roger Clemens:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Clemens flied out to center.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Biggio walked.
Mike Lamb:Lamb grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Biggio out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Roger Clemens pitching:
Scott Rolen:Rolen singled to right.
Jim Edmonds:Foul, Ball, Edmonds doubled to center, Rolen scored.
Juan Encarnacion:Encarnacion flied out to right.
Hector Luna:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Luna walked.
Gary Bennett:Ball, Bennett singled to right, Edmonds scored, Luna to third.
Anthony Reyes:Strike swinging, Strike (missed bunt), Reyes struck out swinging.
Aaron Miles:Ball, Miles flied out to left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Anthony Reyes pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ensberg struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Berkman grounded out to first.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Wilson grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Roger Clemens pitching:
John Rodriguez:Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to second.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pujols flied out to right.
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Ball, Rolen lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Anthony Reyes pitching:
Chris Burke:Foul, Ball, Burke doubled to left.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Everett popped out to second.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ausmus walked.
Roger Clemens:Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Clemens sacrificed to first, Burke to third, Ausmus to second.
Craig Biggio:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Biggio homered to left, Burke and Ausmus scored.
Mike Lamb:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lamb doubled to right.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ensberg struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Roger Clemens pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Foul, Foul, Edmonds struck out swinging.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Encarnacion flied out to center.
Hector Luna:Ball, Luna grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
David Eckstein at shortstop
Josh Kinney pitching:
Lance Berkman:Strike swinging, Ball, Berkman grounded out to first.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Strike looking, Wilson struck out swinging.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Burke singled to center.
Adam Everett:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Everett walked, Burke to second.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Ausmus grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Gary Bennett:Bennett flied out to right.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein grounded out to shortstop.
Aaron Miles:Ball, Miles grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Chad Qualls
Josh Kinney pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Palmeiro walked.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Biggio hit by pitch, Palmeiro to second.
Randy Flores relieved Josh Kinney.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Lamb singled to left, Palmeiro to third, Biggio to second
Willy Taveras ran for Orlando Palmeiro.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg popped out to second.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Berkman singled to center, Taveras and Biggio scored, Lamb to third.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Wilson grounded into double play third to second to first, Berkman out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Dan Wheeler pitching:
John Rodriguez:Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to second.
Albert Pujols:Foul, Ball, Foul, Pujols grounded out to third.
Scott Rolen:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rolen struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Scott Spiezio in left
Braden Looper pitching:
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Burke struck out swinging.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Everett struck out swinging.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Ausmus grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Brad Lidge pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Edmonds struck out swinging.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Encarnacion flied out to left.
Scott Spiezio:Spiezio homered to right
Chris Duncan hit for Gary Bennett.
Chris Duncan:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Duncan singled to center.
David Eckstein:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Eckstein walked, Duncan to second.
Aaron Miles:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Miles singled to right, Duncan scored, Eckstein to third
So Taguchi hit for Braden Looper.
So Taguchi:Ball, Taguchi grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Miles out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Yadier Molina catching
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Taveras grounded out to third
Jason Lane hit for Brad Lidge.
Jason Lane:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Lane struck out swinging.
Mike Lamb:Lamb flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 10th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Pujols homered to right.
Scott Rolen:Rolen singled to center.
Jim Edmonds:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Edmonds grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Rolen out at second.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Encarnacion struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 10th
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ensberg flied out to right.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Ball, Berkman grounded out to first.
Preston Wilson:Ball, Foul, Wilson grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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