MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. St. Louis

Pirates 1st
Mike Maroth pitching:
Nate McLouth:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, McLouth popped out to second.
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Strike swinging, Bautista singled to center.
Freddy Sanchez:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Sanchez popped out to shortstop.
Josh Phelps:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Phelps singled to center, Bautista to second.
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Bay walked, Bautista to third, Phelps to second.
Steve Pearce:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Pearce struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 1st
Bryan Bullington pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein singled to center.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ankiel grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Eckstein out at second.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Ball, Pujols walked.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ludwick singled to center, Pujols to third.
Chris Duncan:Foul, Duncan singled to center, Pujols scored, Ludwick to second.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Molina singled to center, Ludwick scored, Duncan to second.
Aaron Miles:Ball, Ball, Miles grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 2nd
Mike Maroth pitching:
Jack Wilson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Wilson grounded out to pitcher.
Carlos L. Maldonado:Maldonado popped out to second.
Bryan Bullington:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bullington singled to right.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, McLouth singled to shallow left center, Bullington to second.
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Bautista singled to shallow left center, Bullington scored, McLouth to second.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Sanchez singled to center, McLouth scored, Bautista to third, Sanchez to second advancing on throw.
Josh Phelps:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Phelps walked.
Kelvin Jimenez relieved Mike Maroth.
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Bay struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 2nd
Bryan Bullington pitching:
Kelvin Jimenez:Brian Barden hit for Kelvin Jimenez.
Brian Barden:Ball, Ball, Ball, Barden walked.
Brendan Ryan:Ball, Strike looking, Ryan singled to center, Barden to second.
David Eckstein:Ball, Eckstein sacrificed to pitcher, Barden to third, Ryan to second.
Rick Ankiel:Foul, Ankiel homered to right, Barden and Ryan scored.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Pujols grounded out to shortstop.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ludwick grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Troy Percival pitching:
Steve Pearce:Pearce flied out to center.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Wilson popped out to second.
Carlos L. Maldonado:Strike looking, Ball, Maldonado popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 3rd
Bryan Bullington pitching:
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Duncan grounded out to first.
Yadier Molina:Molina grounded out to shortstop.
Aaron Miles:Ball, Miles singled to center.
Troy Percival:Strike swinging, Foul, Percival struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Matt Kata hit for Bryan Bullington
Troy Percival pitching:
Matt Kata:Kata doubled to center.
Nate McLouth:McLouth grounded out to first, Kata to third.
Jose A. Bautista:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Bautista grounded out to shortstop, Kata scored.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Sanchez singled to center.
Josh Phelps:Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Phelps struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 4th
John Van Benschoten pitching:
Brendan Ryan:Foul, Foul, Ryan singled to left center.
David Eckstein:Ball, Eckstein flied out to right.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Ball, Ball, Ankiel walked, Ryan to second.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Pujols singled to left center, Ryan scored, Ankiel to second.
Ryan Ludwick:Foul, Ludwick singled to center, Ankiel scored, Pujols to third, Ludwick to second advancing on throw.
Chris Duncan:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Duncan intentionally walked.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Molina grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Duncan out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Skip Schumaker in left
Russ Springer pitching:
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike looking, Bay grounded out to shortstop.
Steve Pearce:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pearce popped out to third.
Jack Wilson:Ball, Ball, Wilson singled to center.
Carlos L. Maldonado:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Maldonado struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 5th
John Van Benschoten pitching:
Aaron Miles:Miles singled to center.
Skip Schumaker:Ball, Strike looking, Bunt foul, Foul, Foul, Schumaker singled to right, Miles to third.
Brendan Ryan:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ryan struck out swinging.
David Eckstein:Ball, Ball, Miles scored, Schumaker to second on wild pitch, Foul, Ball, Eckstein singled to center, Schumaker scored.
John Grabow relieved John Van Benschoten.
Rick Ankiel:Ankiel homered to right, Eckstein scored.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pujols doubled to left.
Ryan Ludwick:Miguel Cairo hit for Russ Springer, Ball, Foul, Ludwick grounded out to second, Pujols to third.
Miguel Cairo:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cairo singled to shallow left center, Pujols scored.
Yadier Molina:Foul, Strike looking, Molina singled to left center, Cairo to second.
Aaron Miles:Ball, Miles singled to center, Cairo to third, Molina to second.
Skip Schumaker:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Schumaker struck out swinging.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 8 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
Kelly Stinnett catching
Jose Castillo hit for John Grabow
Randy Flores pitching:
Jose Castillo:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Castillo grounded out to pitcher.
Nate McLouth:Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, McLouth flied out to left.
Jose A. Bautista:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bautista flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 6th
Dave Davidson pitching:
Brendan Ryan:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ryan singled to center.
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Eckstein doubled to left, Ryan to third.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Ankiel doubled to deep right, Ryan and Eckstein scored.
Albert Pujols:Pujols grounded out to second, Ankiel to third.
Ryan Ludwick:Ball, Foul, Ludwick hit by pitch
So Taguchi hit for Randy Flores.
So Taguchi:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Taguchi singled to left center, Ankiel scored, Ludwick to second.
Kelly Stinnett:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Stinnett safe at first on 3rd baseman Castillo's fielding error, Ludwick to third, Taguchi to second.
Aaron Miles:Foul, Miles reached on fielder's choice to second, Ludwick scored, Taguchi to third, Stinnett out at second.
Skip Schumaker:Strike looking, Ball, Schumaker grounded into fielder's choice to third, Miles out at second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)

Pirates 7th
Russell Branyan at third
Cesar Izturis hit for Freddy Sanchez
Anthony Reyes pitching:
Cesar Izturis:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Izturis flied out to left.
Josh Phelps:Ball, Ball, Ball, Phelps walked
Nyjer Morgan hit for Jason Bay.
Nyjer Morgan:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Morgan reached on fielder's choice to left, Phelps out at second.
Steve Pearce:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Pearce struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 7th
Juan P. Perez pitching:
Brendan Ryan:Ryan flied out to center.
Russell Branyan:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Branyan struck out swinging.
Anthony Reyes:Strike looking, Foul, Reyes grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 8th
Anthony Reyes pitching:
Jack Wilson:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Wilson doubled to deep left center.
Carlos L. Maldonado:Ball, Strike swinging, Maldonado doubled to deep left, Wilson scored.
Jose Castillo:Castillo flied out to right.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, McLouth grounded out to first, Maldonado to third
Ronny Paulino hit for Juan P. Perez.
Ronny Paulino:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Paulino walked.
Cesar Izturis:Foul, Izturis flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 8th
Shane Youman pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pujols fouled out to first.
Ryan Ludwick:Ludwick grounded out to shortstop.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Foul, Taguchi grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Jim Edmonds at first
Anthony Reyes pitching:
Josh Phelps:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Phelps hit by pitch