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MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Texas

Astros 1st
Jamey Wright pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Palmeiro walked.
Mark Loretta:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Loretta walked, Palmeiro to second.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Foul, Ball, Pence grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Palmeiro to third, Loretta out at second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Lee lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Kenny Lofton:Strike looking, Lofton doubled to left.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Kinsler struck out looking.
Michael Young:Young lined out to center, Lofton to third.
Marlon Byrd:Foul, Foul, Byrd grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Jamey Wright pitching:
Mike Lamb:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lamb struck out looking.
Luke Scott:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Scott walked.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ensberg struck out looking.
Brad Ausmus:Ausmus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Catalanotto singled to right.
Gerald Laird:Bunt foul, Foul, Laird struck out swinging.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Strike swinging, Wilkerson flied out to right.
Travis Metcalf:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Foul, Metcalf grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Catalanotto out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Jamey Wright pitching:
Eric Bruntlett:Strike looking, Bruntlett grounded out to second.
Orlando Palmeiro:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Palmeiro grounded out to second.
Mark Loretta:Ball, Foul, Foul, Loretta struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Strike looking, Vazquez lined out to right.
Kenny Lofton:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lofton tripled to center.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Kinsler grounded out to pitcher.
Michael Young:Foul, Young grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Jamey Wright pitching:
Hunter Pence:Pence popped out to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Foul, Lee struck out swinging.
Mike Lamb:Ball, Strike swinging, Lamb singled to right.
Luke Scott:Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Scott walked, Lamb to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ensberg doubled to left, Lamb scored, Scott to third.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Foul, Ausmus struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Byrd grounded out to shortstop.
Frank Catalanotto:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Catalanotto flied out to deep left.
Gerald Laird:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Laird flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Jamey Wright pitching:
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Strike looking, Bruntlett grounded out to second.
Orlando Palmeiro:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Palmeiro walked.
Mark Loretta:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Loretta flied out to center.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Pence lined out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Wilkerson flied out to left.
Travis Metcalf:Strike looking, Strike looking, Metcalf singled to right.
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Vazquez lined out to right.
Kenny Lofton:Lofton singled to right, Metcalf to second.
Ian Kinsler:Strike looking, Foul, Kinsler doubled to left, Metcalf scored, Lofton to third.
Michael Young:Ball, Young singled to center, Lofton and Kinsler scored.
Marlon Byrd:Foul, Ball, Byrd reached on an infield single, Young to second.
Frank Catalanotto:Ball, Ball, Catalanotto grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Jamey Wright pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee popped out to first.
Mike Lamb:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Lamb hit by pitch.
Luke Scott:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Scott grounded out to second, Lamb to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ensberg walked.
Brad Ausmus:Ausmus singled to right, Lamb scored, Ensberg to third, Ausmus to second on right fielder Byrd's throwing error.
Frank Francisco relieved Jamey Wright.
Eric Bruntlett:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bruntlett lined out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Rangers 6th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Gerald Laird:Strike looking, Laird flied out to right.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Wilkerson walked.
Travis Metcalf:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Metcalf grounded into double play third to second to first, Wilkerson out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Frank Francisco pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Palmeiro singled to left.
Mark Loretta:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Loretta grounded out to third, Palmeiro to second.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pence walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Lee grounded out to pitcher, Palmeiro to third, Pence to second.
Mike Lamb:Foul, Foul, Lamb struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Ramon Vazquez:Strike looking, Ball, Vazquez grounded out to third.
Kenny Lofton:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lofton walked.
Ian Kinsler:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kinsler walked, Lofton to second.
Michael Young:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Young walked, Lofton to third, Kinsler to second.
Rick White relieved Roy Oswalt.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Byrd flied out to shallow center.
Frank Catalanotto:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Catalanotto grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Akinori Otsuka pitching:
Luke Scott:Scott safe at first on catcher Laird's fielding error.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg reached on fielder's choice to catcher, Scott out at second.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ensberg caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Ball, Ausmus flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Rangers 8th
Rick White pitching:
Gerald Laird:Laird homered to left center.
Brad B. Wilkerson:Wilkerson singled to left.
Travis Metcalf:Metcalf sacrificed to pitcher, Wilkerson to second.
Trever Miller relieved Rick White.
Ramon Vazquez:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Vazquez struck out swinging.
Kenny Lofton:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lofton walked.
Chad Qualls relieved Trever Miller.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Kinsler walked, Wilkerson to third, Lofton to second.
Michael Young:Ball, Young singled to center, Wilkerson and Lofton scored, Kinsler to second.
Marlon Byrd:Byrd singled to center, Kinsler scored, Young to second.
Frank Catalanotto:Foul, Strike swinging, Catalanotto struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Jerry Hairston in left
Craig Biggio hit for Eric Bruntlett
Eric Gagne pitching:
Craig Biggio:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Biggio lined out to third.
Orlando Palmeiro:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Palmeiro grounded out to third.
Mark Loretta:Ball, Ball, Foul, Loretta flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)