MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Pittsburgh

Cardinals 1st
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Aaron Miles:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Miles grounded out to second.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds flied out to left.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pujols walked.
Chris Duncan:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Duncan struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Braden Looper pitching:
Nate McLouth:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, McLouth grounded out to first.
Jose A. Bautista:Foul, Foul, Bautista grounded out to third.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Sanchez singled to center.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, LaRoche singled to right, Sanchez to third.
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Bay singled to center, Sanchez scored, LaRoche to third.
Ryan Doumit:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Doumit walked, Bay to second.
Ronny Paulino:Ball, Ball, Foul, Paulino homered to left, LaRoche, Bay and Doumit scored.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Foul, Wilson grounded out to third.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Ball, Rolen singled to left.
Juan Encarnacion:Strike looking, Encarnacion reached on fielder's choice to third, Rolen out at second.
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Kennedy struck out swinging.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Molina grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Braden Looper pitching:
Tony Armas Jr.:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Armas lined out to first.
Nate McLouth:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, McLouth grounded out to first.
Jose A. Bautista:Bautista grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Braden Looper:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Looper grounded out to shortstop.
Aaron Miles:Miles grounded out to first.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Edmonds struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Braden Looper pitching:
Freddy Sanchez:Strike swinging, Ball, Sanchez grounded out to first.
Adam A. LaRoche:Foul, LaRoche homered to right.
Jason Bay:Bay singled to center.
Ryan Doumit:Doumit singled to right, Bay to second.
Ronny Paulino:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Paulino reached on fielder's choice to third, Bay to third, Doumit out at second.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Ball, Wilson singled to left, Bay scored, Paulino to third, Wilson out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Pujols popped out to second.
Chris Duncan:Ball, Strike swinging, Duncan flied out to center.
Scott Rolen:Rolen singled to left.
Juan Encarnacion:Encarnacion reached on fielder's choice to third, Rolen out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Braden Looper pitching:
Tony Armas Jr.:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Armas grounded out to pitcher.
Nate McLouth:McLouth flied out to left.
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Ball, Bautista grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Adam Kennedy:Kennedy grounded out to second.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Molina lined out to second
Gary Bennett hit for Braden Looper.
Gary Bennett:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Bennett grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Brad Thompson pitching:
Freddy Sanchez:Foul, Foul, Sanchez singled to center.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Foul, Ball, LaRoche flied out to left.
Jason Bay:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Bay grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Sanchez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Aaron Miles:Ball, Miles homered to right.
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Edmonds grounded out to second.
Albert Pujols:Pujols grounded out to second.
Chris Duncan:Foul, Strike looking, Duncan struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Brad Thompson pitching:
Ryan Doumit:Scott Spiezio at third, Ball, Doumit doubled to right.
Ronny Paulino:Ball, Paulino flied into double play center, Doumit out at third.
Jack Wilson:Wilson homered to left.
Tony Armas Jr.:Ball, Foul, Armas grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Tony Armas Jr. pitching:
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Spiezio struck out swinging.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Encarnacion singled to left center.
Adam Kennedy:John Grabow relieved Tony Armas, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Encarnacion stole second, Strike swinging, Kennedy struck out swinging
Ryan Ludwick hit for Brad Thompson.
Ryan Ludwick:Ball, Ludwick flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Mike Maroth pitching:
Nate McLouth:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, McLouth fouled out to shortstop.
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Bautista singled to center.
Freddy Sanchez:Sanchez singled to left, Bautista out at third, Sanchez to second advancing on throw.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, LaRoche struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Damaso Marte pitching:
Gary Bennett:Strike looking, Bennett singled to right.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Miles struck out looking
So Taguchi hit for Jim Edmonds.
So Taguchi:Taguchi singled to left center, Bennett to third.
Albert Pujols:Pujols grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Taguchi out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Mike Maroth pitching:
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bay walked.
Ryan Doumit:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Doumit struck out looking.
Ronny Paulino:Paulino singled to center, Bay to second.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Ball, Wilson singled to right, Bay to third, Paulino to second
Jose Castillo hit for Damaso Marte.
Jose Castillo:Strike looking, Foul, Castillo hit by pitch, Bay scored, Paulino to third, Wilson to second.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, McLouth singled to center, Paulino scored, Wilson to third, Castillo to second.
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Bautista singled to center, Wilson and Castillo scored, McLouth to third.
Freddy Sanchez:Sanchez ground-rule doubled to left center, McLouth scored, Bautista to third.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, LaRoche grounded out to second, Bautista scored, Sanchez to third.
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Bay doubled to center, Sanchez scored.
Ryan Doumit:Ball, Strike looking, Doumit singled to right, Bay to third.
Ronny Paulino:Troy Percival relieved Mike Maroth, Foul, Foul, Foul, Paulino struck out swinging.
End of Inning (7 Runs, 7 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Matt Kata in left
Josh Phelps at first
Matt Capps pitching:
Chris Duncan:Duncan singled to deep left.
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Ball, Foul, Spiezio popped out to second.
Troy Percival:Strike looking, Foul, Percival struck out swinging.
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Kennedy flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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