MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. Houston

Cubs 1st
Shawn Chacon pitching:
Ryan Theriot:Ball, Strike looking, Theriot flied out to right.
Kosuke Fukudome:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Fukudome walked.
Derrek Lee:Ball, Lee homered to left center, Fukudome scored.
Aramis Ramirez:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ramirez grounded out to shortstop.
Micah Hoffpauir:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Hoffpauir doubled to left.
Geovany Soto:Ball, Foul, Ball, Soto doubled to left, Hoffpauir scored.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Edmonds flied out to left.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Sean Gallagher pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Bourn singled to shallow center.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Matsui walked, Bourn to second.
Miguel Tejada:Tejada flied out to center.
Lance Berkman:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Berkman struck out looking.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Lee fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
Shawn Chacon pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa flied out to right.
Sean Gallagher:Gallagher popped out to shortstop.
Ryan Theriot:Strike looking, Theriot singled to shallow center.
Kosuke Fukudome:Strike looking, Foul, Theriot picked off at first, pitcher to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Sean Gallagher pitching:
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Blum grounded out to first.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pence struck out swinging.
J.R. Towles:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Towles reached on an infield single.
Shawn Chacon:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Chacon flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 3rd
Shawn Chacon pitching:
Kosuke Fukudome:Fukudome flied out to center.
Derrek Lee:Lee grounded out to shortstop.
Aramis Ramirez:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ramirez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Sean Gallagher pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bourn singled to right.
Kazuo Matsui:Bourn stole second, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Matsui singled to center, Bourn to third.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Tejada singled to right, Bourn scored, Matsui to third.
Lance Berkman:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Berkman struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Foul, Lee homered to left center, Matsui and Tejada scored.
Geoff Blum:Blum grounded out to third.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pence grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
Shawn Chacon pitching:
Micah Hoffpauir:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Hoffpauir flied out to right.
Geovany Soto:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Soto struck out on foul tip.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Edmonds flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Sean Gallagher pitching:
J.R. Towles:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Towles struck out swinging.
Shawn Chacon:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Chacon flied out to left.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Bourn tripled to right.
Kazuo Matsui:Matsui flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 5th
Shawn Chacon pitching:
Mark DeRosa:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, DeRosa struck out swinging.
Sean Gallagher:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Gallagher struck out swinging.
Ryan Theriot:Strike looking, Theriot flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Sean Gallagher pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Tejada grounded out to first.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Berkman hit by pitch.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Berkman stole second, Strike swinging, Lee fouled out to first.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Blum singled to right, Berkman scored, Blum to second advancing on throw.
Hunter Pence:Michael Wuertz relieved Sean Gallagher, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pence walked.
J.R. Towles:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Towles walked, Blum to third, Pence to second.
Shawn Chacon:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Chacon struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 6th
Shawn Chacon pitching:
Kosuke Fukudome:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Fukudome lined out to shortstop.
Derrek Lee:Ball, Ball, Lee flied out to deep right.
Aramis Ramirez:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ramirez flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Scott Eyre pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Bourn struck out swinging.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Matsui walked.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Tejada flied out to center.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Matsui stole second, Strike looking, Ball, Berkman struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 7th
Shawn Chacon pitching:
Micah Hoffpauir:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Hoffpauir doubled to deep left.
Geovany Soto:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Soto flied out to left.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike swinging, Edmonds flied out to right, Hoffpauir to third.
Mark DeRosa:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, DeRosa struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Jon Lieber pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Strike looking, Lee flied out to right.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Ball, Blum singled to shallow center.
Hunter Pence:Pence grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Blum out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 8th
Mike Fontenot hit for Jon Lieber
Doug Brocail pitching:
Mike Fontenot:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Fontenot grounded out to shortstop.
Ryan Theriot:Strike looking, Theriot lined out to first.
Kosuke Fukudome:Fukudome grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Bob Howry pitching:
J.R. Towles:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Towles struck out swinging.
Doug Brocail:Darin Erstad hit for Doug Brocail.
Darin Erstad:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Erstad struck out looking.
Michael Bourn:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Bourn struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Jose Valverde pitching:
Derrek Lee:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Lee struck out swinging.
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ramirez walked.
Micah Hoffpauir:Foul, Foul, Hoffpauir struck out swinging.
Geovany Soto:Foul, Soto popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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