MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Chris Sampson pitching:
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Kennedy flied out to left.
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Ball, Spiezio flied out to right.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pujols grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Kip Wells pitching:
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Foul, Biggio reached on an infield single.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Ball, Pence singled to left center, Biggio to second.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Berkman reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Biggio to third, Pence out at second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Lee hit sacrifice fly to center, Biggio scored.
Mark Loretta:Loretta flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Chris Sampson pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Edmonds homered to right.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion walked.
Ryan Ludwick:Ludwick doubled to left, Encarnacion to third.
Gary Bennett:Bennett grounded out to third.
Aaron Miles:Miles hit sacrifice fly to right, Encarnacion scored, Ludwick to third.
Kip Wells:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Wells grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Kip Wells pitching:
Luke Scott:Ball, Scott flied out to left.
Eric Munson:Ball, Foul, Munson flied out to left.
Adam Everett:Everett homered to left.
Chris Sampson:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Sampson flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Chris Sampson pitching:
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Ball, Kennedy singled to left.
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Spiezio grounded out to first, Kennedy to second.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Pujols grounded out to third.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Edmonds grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Kip Wells pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Biggio struck out swinging.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Pence struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Berkman grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion ground-rule doubled to left.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ludwick singled to left, Encarnacion to third, Ludwick out at second.
Gary Bennett:Ball, Bennett hit sacrifice fly to left, Encarnacion scored.
Aaron Miles:Bunt foul, Miles grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Kip Wells pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Lee walked.
Mark Loretta:Strike looking, Loretta lined into double play second to first, Lee out at first.
Luke Scott:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Scott flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Kip Wells:Foul, Foul, Wells flied out to right.
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kennedy popped out to shortstop.
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Spiezio flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Kip Wells pitching:
Eric Munson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Munson singled to center.
Adam Everett:Everett singled to left center, Munson to third.
Chris Sampson:Bunt foul, Strike swinging, Sampson safe at first on Wells' fielding error, Everett to second.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Biggio reached on fielder's choice to third, Munson out at home, Everett to third, Sampson to second.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Foul, Pence doubled to right, Everett and Sampson scored, Biggio to third.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Berkman grounded out to second, Biggio scored, Pence to third.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lee walked.
Mark Loretta:Ball, Strike swinging, Loretta grounded into fielder's choice to second, Lee out at second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Cardinals 6th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Albert Pujols:Pujols grounded out to second.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds grounded out to second.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Kip Wells pitching:
Luke Scott:Ball, Ball, Scott homered to left center.
Eric Munson:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Munson walked.
Adam Everett:Tyler J. Johnson relieved Kip Wells, Ball, Everett popped out to shortstop.
Chris Sampson:Sampson sacrificed to pitcher, Munson to second.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Biggio struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Ryan Ludwick:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ludwick grounded out to third.
Gary Bennett:Ball, Ball, Bennett grounded out to third.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Miles grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Brendan Ryan at shortstop
Kelvin Jimenez pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Pence fouled out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Lee homered to right, Berkman scored.
Mark Loretta:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Loretta struck out looking.
Luke Scott:Ball, Scott grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Brendan Ryan:Strike swinging, Foul, Ryan grounded out to shortstop.
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Ball, Foul, Kennedy flied out to left.
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Foul, Spiezio singled to center.
Albert Pujols:Pujols grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Spiezio out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Brian Esposito catching
Kelvin Jimenez pitching:
Eric Munson:Foul, Munson fouled out to third.
Adam Everett:Everett singled to center
Mike Lamb hit for Chris Sampson.
Mike Lamb:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Lamb struck out swinging.
Craig Biggio:Biggio grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Brad Lidge pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Edmonds flied out to left.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Encarnacion struck out on foul tip.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ludwick struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)