MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Bourn singled to right.
Hunter Pence:Pickoff attempt, Pence doubled to left, Bourn to third.
Darin Erstad:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Erstad struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee flied into double play left, Bourn out at home.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Brandon Backe pitching:
Alfonso Soriano:Soriano grounded out to third.
Reed Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
Derrek Lee:Foul, Foul, Ball, Lee doubled to center.
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ramirez walked.
Kosuke Fukudome:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Fukudome struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Tejada grounded out to pitcher.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Foul, Foul, Blum struck out swinging.
Tomas Perez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Perez singled to right.
J.R. Towles:Strike looking, Ball, Towles flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, DeRosa singled to left center.
Ryan Theriot:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Foul, Theriot reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, DeRosa to second.
Henry Blanco:Strike looking, Blanco singled to right, DeRosa to third, Theriot to second.
Carlos Zambrano:Zambrano grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, DeRosa scored, Theriot to third, Blanco out at second.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Soriano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Brandon Backe:Strike looking, Ball, Backe doubled to right.
Michael Bourn:Bourn grounded out to second, Backe to third.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Ball, Ball, Pence flied out to right.
Darin Erstad:Ball, Ball, Erstad singled to left center, Backe scored.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Erstad caught stealing, catcher to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Reed Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Johnson flied out to center.
Derrek Lee:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Lee flied out to center.
Aramis Ramirez:Ramirez singled to right.
Kosuke Fukudome:Strike looking, Fukudome lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Foul, Lee singled to left center.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Tejada grounded out to shortstop, Lee to second.
Geoff Blum:Foul, Ball, Blum popped out to shortstop.
Tomas Perez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Perez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, DeRosa safe at first on center fielder Bourn's fielding error.
Ryan Theriot:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Theriot struck out swinging.
Henry Blanco:Foul, Blanco flied out to left.
Carlos Zambrano:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Zambrano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 5th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
J.R. Towles:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Towles struck out swinging.
Brandon Backe:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Backe grounded out to pitcher.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Bourn flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Strike swinging, Soriano homered to left.
Reed Johnson:Ball, Johnson grounded out to third.
Derrek Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lee walked.
Aramis Ramirez:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ramirez singled to right, Lee to second.
Kosuke Fukudome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Fukudome walked, Lee to third, Ramirez to second.
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Foul, DeRosa struck out swinging.
Ryan Theriot:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Theriot grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Foul, Pence grounded out to first.
Darin Erstad:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Erstad struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Henry Blanco:Ball, Strike looking, Blanco flied out to center.
Carlos Zambrano:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Zambrano struck out swinging.
Alfonso Soriano:Soriano popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Tejada homered to left.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Blum struck out looking.
Tomas Perez:Strike swinging, Foul, Perez grounded out to pitcher.
J.R. Towles:Foul, Foul, Towles struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Oscar Villarreal pitching:
Reed Johnson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Johnson flied out to right.
Derrek Lee:Lee homered to left center.
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ramirez struck out swinging.
Kosuke Fukudome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Fukudome grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Felix Pie in center
Jose Cruz hit for Oscar Villarreal
Carlos Marmol pitching:
Jose Cruz Jr.:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Cruz flied out to left.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Bourn struck out swinging.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pence struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Oscar Villarreal pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Ball, Dave Borkowski relieved Oscar Villarreal, Foul, Foul, DeRosa grounded out to third.
Ryan Theriot:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Theriot reached on an infield single.
Henry Blanco:Blanco grounded into double play third to second to first, Theriot out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Kerry Wood pitching:
Darin Erstad:Ball, Strike looking, Erstad grounded out to pitcher.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Lee grounded out to third.
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Tejada struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)