MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Jason Jennings pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Foul, Eckstein homered to left center.
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Spiezio flied out to deep right.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pujols flied out to center.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Edmonds grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Braden Looper pitching:
Mark Loretta:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Loretta grounded out to third.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lamb fouled out to third.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Pence singled to left center.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Lee grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Jason Jennings pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Ball, Encarnacion grounded out to third.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ludwick popped out to second.
Gary Bennett:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Bennett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Braden Looper pitching:
Luke Scott:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Scott struck out swinging.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ensberg flied out to left.
Eric Munson:Strike looking, Munson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Jason Jennings pitching:
Brendan Ryan:Ryan flied out to center.
Braden Looper:Looper grounded out to shortstop.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Eckstein grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Braden Looper pitching:
Adam Everett:Foul, Ball, Everett grounded out to third.
Jason Jennings:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Jennings grounded out to first.
Mark Loretta:Ball, Strike looking, Loretta lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Jason Jennings pitching:
Scott Spiezio:Spiezio singled to right.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pujols grounded into double play third to second to first, Spiezio out at second.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Braden Looper pitching:
Mike Lamb:Ball, Lamb singled to center.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Pence grounded out to third, Lamb to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee grounded out to third.
Luke Scott:Strike looking, Ball, Scott grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Jason Jennings pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Encarnacion homered to left center.
Ryan Ludwick:Ball, Strike swinging, Ludwick doubled to deep right.
Gary Bennett:Ball, Bennett doubled to deep right, Ludwick scored.
Brendan Ryan:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ryan struck out swinging.
Braden Looper:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Looper grounded out to pitcher.
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Eckstein flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Braden Looper pitching:
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg singled to left center.
Eric Munson:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Munson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Ensberg out at second.
Adam Everett:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Everett fouled out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Jason Jennings pitching:
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Spiezio doubled to deep right.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Strike looking, Pujols flied out to center, Spiezio to third.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds singled to right, Spiezio scored.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion lined out to shortstop.
Ryan Ludwick:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ludwick popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Orlando Palmeiro hit for Jason Jennings
Braden Looper pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Ball, Palmeiro singled to center.
Mark Loretta:Loretta grounded bunt out to pitcher, Palmeiro to second.
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Lamb grounded out to first, Palmeiro to third.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Pence singled to center, Palmeiro scored.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Pence stole second, Ball, Lee grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Dave Borkowski pitching:
Gary Bennett:Dave Borkowski relieved Jason Jennings, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Bennett flied out to right.
Brendan Ryan:Ball, Strike looking, Ryan grounded out to shortstop.
Braden Looper:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Looper grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Braden Looper pitching:
Luke Scott:Strike looking, Scott doubled to right.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ensberg singled to right, Scott scored.
Randy Flores relieved Braden Looper.
Eric Munson:Munson singled to right, Ensberg to second.
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Everett reached on bunt single to pitcher, Ensberg to third, Munson to second
Lance Berkman hit for Dave Borkowski.
Lance Berkman:Berkman grounded into fielder's choice to third, Ensberg scored, Munson to third, Everett out at second.
Ryan Franklin relieved Randy Flores.
Mark Loretta:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Loretta singled to right, Munson scored, Berkman out at second.
Mike Lamb:Strike swinging, Ball, Lamb grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Chad Qualls pitching:
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Eckstein fouled out to first.
Scott Spiezio:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Spiezio grounded out to second.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Pujols homered to right.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Edmonds grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Ryan Franklin pitching:
Hunter Pence:Pence homered to center.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Lee flied out to right.
Luke Scott:Scott grounded out to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ensberg flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Craig Biggio at second
Dan Wheeler pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Encarnacion struck out looking.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Foul, Ludwick struck out swinging.
Gary Bennett:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Bennett grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
So Taguchi in left
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Eric Munson:Ball, Munson grounded out to first.
Adam Everett:Ball, Everett flied out to left.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Berkman flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 10th
Brad Ausmus catching
Aaron Miles hit for Brendan Ryan
Dan Wheeler pitching:
Aaron Miles:Foul, Ball, Foul, Miles grounded out to shortstop.
So Taguchi:Taguchi homered to left center.
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Eckstein reached on an infield single.
Scott Spiezio:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Spiezio struck out swinging.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Pujols homered to left center, Eckstein scored.
Trever Miller relieved Dan Wheeler.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Edmonds struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 10th
Jason Isringhausen pitching:
Mark Loretta:Strike looking, Ball, Loretta homered to left center.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Biggio flied out to center.
Hunter Pence:Pence reached on an infield single.
Carlos N. Lee:Lee grounded into fielder's choice to second, Pence out at second.
Luke Scott:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Scott walked, Lee to second
Jason Lane hit for Trever Miller.
Jason Lane:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Lane flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)