MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Cesar Izturis:Strike looking, Izturis popped out to second.
Rick Ankiel:Foul, Ankiel lined out to right.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pujols singled to left center.
Troy Glaus:Foul, Glaus reached on fielder's choice to third, Pujols out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Bourn singled to left center.
Hunter Pence:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pence struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Bourn stole second, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Berkman grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos N. Lee:Lee popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ludwick struck out swinging.
Chris Duncan:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Duncan grounded out to shortstop.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Molina flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Tejada grounded out to shortstop.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Blum struck out swinging.
Mark Loretta:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Loretta grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Todd Wellemeyer:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Wellemeyer flied out to right.
Aaron Miles:Miles lined out to right.
Cesar Izturis:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Izturis grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
J.R. Towles:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Towles walked.
Wandy Rodriguez:Ball, Rodriguez hit into double play third to second to first, Towles out at second.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Bourn grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Rick Ankiel:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Albert Pujols:Pujols flied out to deep right.
Troy Glaus:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Glaus doubled to deep right.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Foul, Ludwick struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Hunter Pence:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pence struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Ball, Ball, Berkman grounded out to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Lee struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Chris Duncan:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Duncan struck out looking.
Yadier Molina:Foul, Ball, Molina flied out to right.
Todd Wellemeyer:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Wellemeyer struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Tejada singled to center.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Ball, Blum flied out to shortstop.
Mark Loretta:Pickoff attempt, Loretta flied out to left.
J.R. Towles:Strike looking, Towles grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Miles grounded out to shortstop.
Cesar Izturis:Strike looking, Izturis lined out to right.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ankiel grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Wandy Rodriguez:Strike looking, Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Bourn struck out swinging.
Hunter Pence:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Pence struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pujols grounded out to third.
Troy Glaus:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Glaus grounded out to third.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ludwick struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Todd Wellemeyer pitching:
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Berkman homered to center.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Lee homered to left.
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Foul, Tejada struck out swinging.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Blum reached on an infield single.
Mark Loretta:Ball, Loretta grounded into double play third to second to first, Blum out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Duncan grounded out to shortstop.
Yadier Molina:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Molina reached on an infield single
Brian Barton hit for Todd Wellemeyer.
Doug Brocail relieved Wandy Rodriguez.
Skip Schumaker:Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Schumaker grounded into double play shortstop to first, Molina out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Kelvin Jimenez pitching:
J.R. Towles:Strike looking, Towles homered to left.
Doug Brocail:Jose Cruz at designated hitter.
Jose Cruz Jr.:Ball, Cruz grounded out to first.
Michael Bourn:Bourn singled to shallow center.
Hunter Pence:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Pence popped out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Bourn stole second, Foul, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Ball, Berkman picked off at first, catcher to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Jose Valverde pitching:
Aaron Miles:Ball, Strike looking, Miles singled to center.
Cesar Izturis:Ball, Ball, Ball, Izturis walked, Miles to second.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Albert Pujols:Foul, Ball, Pujols flied out to deep left.
Troy Glaus:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Glaus singled to left, Miles scored, Izturis to second.
Ryan Ludwick:Ludwick doubled to deep right, Izturis and Glaus scored.
Chris Duncan:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Duncan intentionally walked.
Yadier Molina:Foul, Molina reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Duncan out at second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Rico Washington in left
Kyle McClellan pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee singled to center
Darin Erstad ran for Carlos N. Lee.
Miguel Tejada:Tejada homered to right, Erstad scored