MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Pittsburgh

Astros 1st
Phil Dumatrait pitching:
Darin Erstad:Ball, Erstad singled to left.
Mark Loretta:Strike looking, Loretta flied out to right.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Berkman flied out to right.
Carlos N. Lee:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Lee homered to left, Erstad scored.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Ball, Tejada walked.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pence singled to center, Tejada to third.
Ty Wigginton:Ball, Ball, Wigginton singled to center, Tejada scored, Pence to second.
J.R. Towles:Towles fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, McLouth popped out to shortstop.
Luis Rivas:Ball, Strike looking, Rivas doubled to left.
Ryan Doumit:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Doumit grounded out to first, Rivas to third.
Jason Bay:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bay walked.
Xavier Nady:Strike looking, Strike looking, Nady reached on an infield single, Rivas scored, Bay to second.
Adam A. LaRoche:Strike swinging, Strike looking, LaRoche singled to right, Bay scored, Nady to third.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Foul, Foul, Mientkiewicz singled to right, Nady scored, LaRoche to second.
Phil Dumatrait:Dumatrait singled to center, LaRoche scored, Mientkiewicz to second.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Ball, Wilson popped out to second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Phil Dumatrait pitching:
Runelvys Hernandez:Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Hernandez struck out swinging.
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Ball, Erstad flied out to left.
Mark Loretta:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Loretta flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Nate McLouth:Foul, Ball, McLouth homered to right.
Luis Rivas:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rivas grounded out to pitcher.
Ryan Doumit:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Doumit struck out swinging.
Jason Bay:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bay walked.
Xavier Nady:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Nady doubled to left, Bay scored.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, LaRoche walked.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Ball, Mientkiewicz popped out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Phil Dumatrait pitching:
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Berkman walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Lee flied out to center.
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Ball, Foul, Tejada lined out to left.
Hunter Pence:Pence lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Phil Dumatrait:Ball, Strike looking, Dumatrait grounded out to shortstop.
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Foul, Wilson struck out swinging.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, McLouth flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Phil Dumatrait pitching:
Ty Wigginton:Ball, Wigginton doubled to center.
J.R. Towles:Ball, Ball, Towles singled to left, Wigginton to third.
Runelvys Hernandez:Pickoff attempt to first, Bunt foul, Hernandez reached on bunt single to third, Wigginton scored, Towles to third.
Darin Erstad:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Erstad reached on fielder's choice to first, Towles scored, Hernandez out at second.
Mark Loretta:Pickoff attempt, Loretta singled to left center, Erstad to second.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Berkman doubled to deep left, Erstad scored, Loretta to third.
Denny Bautista relieved Phil Dumatrait.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Lee hit sacrifice fly to right, Loretta scored, Berkman to third.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Tejada flied out to center.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Runelvys Hernandez pitching:
Luis Rivas:Ball, Strike looking, Rivas reached on an infield single.
Ryan Doumit:Ball, Doumit homered to right, Rivas scored.
Jason Bay:Ball, Bay singled to left.
Xavier Nady:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Nady grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Bay out at second.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, LaRoche tripled to center.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Mientkiewicz intentionally walked.
Denny Bautista:Strike swinging, Ball, Bautista singled to shallow center, LaRoche scored, Mientkiewicz to second.
Jack Wilson:Wilson singled to center, Mientkiewicz scored, Bautista to second.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, McLouth struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 6 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Denny Bautista pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pence flied out to left.
Ty Wigginton:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Wigginton flied out to left.
J.R. Towles:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Towles flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Chad Paronto pitching:
Luis Rivas:Ball, Rivas popped out to second.
Ryan Doumit:Strike looking, Doumit grounded out to second.
Jason Bay:Strike looking, Bay singled to center.
Xavier Nady:Foul, Nady flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Denny Bautista pitching:
Chad Paronto:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Paronto struck out looking.
Darin Erstad:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Erstad struck out swinging.
Mark Loretta:Foul, Strike looking, Loretta struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Chad Paronto pitching:
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, LaRoche walked.
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Mientkiewicz struck out swinging.
Denny Bautista:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Jason Michaels hit for Denny Bautista.
Jason Michaels:Michaels grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, LaRoche out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Tyler Yates pitching:
Lance Berkman:Foul, Strike swinging, Berkman struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Lee popped out to second.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Tejada struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Chad Paronto pitching:
Jack Wilson:Strike looking, Ball, Wilson grounded out to shortstop.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, McLouth grounded out to first.
Luis Rivas:Strike looking, Rivas grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Tyler Yates pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pence struck out swinging.
Ty Wigginton:Foul, Strike swinging, Wigginton struck out swinging.
J.R. Towles:Towles fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Chad Paronto pitching:
Ryan Doumit:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Doumit flied out to left.
Jason Bay:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bay safe at first on 3rd baseman Wigginton's fielding error.
Xavier Nady:Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Nady grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Bay out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 9th
Geoff Blum hit for Chad Paronto
Damaso Marte pitching:
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Blum grounded out to pitcher.
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Ball, Erstad grounded out to second.
Mark Loretta:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Loretta walked.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike swinging, Berkman flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)