MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Washington

Astros 1st
Odalis Perez pitching:
Darin Erstad:Ball, Ball, Erstad singled to right.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Matsui singled to center, Erstad to second.
Lance Berkman:Berkman grounded into double play second to first, Erstad to third, Matsui out at second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Lee struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 1st
Brandon Backe pitching:
Willie Harris:Strike looking, Ball, Harris flied out to center.
Paul Lo Duca:Ball, Lo Duca flied out to right.
Cristian Guzman:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Guzman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Odalis Perez pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Tejada flied out to center.
Ty Wigginton:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Wigginton homered to left.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Pence struck out looking.
J.R. Towles:Strike looking, Towles flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Nationals 2nd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Austin Kearns:Ball, Kearns flied out to left.
Ronnie Belliard:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Belliard singled to left center.
Kory Casto:Casto singled to center, Belliard to second.
Pete Orr:Orr reached on fielder's choice to center, Casto out at second.
Wil Nieves:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Nieves walked, Belliard to third, Orr to second.
Odalis Perez:Strike looking, Foul, Perez struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Odalis Perez pitching:
Brandon Backe:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Backe doubled to left.
Darin Erstad:Bunt foul, Erstad grounded out to shortstop, Backe to third.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Foul, Matsui struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Strike looking, Berkman singled to center, Backe scored.
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Berkman stole second, Lee singled to center, Berkman scored.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Tejada grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 3rd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Willie Harris:Ball, Ball, Ball, Harris walked.
Paul Lo Duca:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Harris caught stealing, catcher to second, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lo Duca singled to center.
Cristian Guzman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Guzman walked, Lo Duca to second.
Austin Kearns:Ball, Strike looking, Kearns reached on fielder's choice to third, Lo Duca to third, Guzman out at second.
Ronnie Belliard:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Belliard struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Odalis Perez pitching:
Ty Wigginton:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Wigginton walked.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pence doubled to center, Wigginton to third.
J.R. Towles:Ball, Ball, Foul, Towles grounded out to second.
Brandon Backe:Ball (pitchout), Foul, Ball, Bunt foul, Ball, Backe struck out swinging.
Darin Erstad:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Erstad grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Nationals 4th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Kory Casto:Ball, Ball, Casto flied out to center.
Pete Orr:Foul, Ball, Foul, Orr grounded out to first.
Wil Nieves:Ball, Nieves doubled to deep right.
Odalis Perez:Strike swinging, Foul, Perez popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Odalis Perez pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Matsui singled to right.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Berkman struck out looking.
Carlos N. Lee:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lee flied out to center.
Miguel Tejada:Tejada flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Nationals 5th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Willie Harris:Foul, Harris flied out to shortstop.
Paul Lo Duca:Strike looking, Foul, Lo Duca grounded out to third.
Cristian Guzman:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Guzman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Odalis Perez pitching:
Ty Wigginton:Strike swinging, Ball, Wigginton singled to left center.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Foul, Foul, Pence struck out swinging.
J.R. Towles:Ball, Towles grounded into double play third to second to first, Wigginton out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Nationals 6th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Austin Kearns:Strike looking, Kearns singled to left center.
Ronnie Belliard:Belliard grounded into double play third to second to first, Kearns out at second.
Kory Casto:Casto grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Charlie Manning pitching:
Brandon Backe:Backe singled to left center.
Darin Erstad:Erstad sacrificed to pitcher, Backe to second.
Kazuo Matsui:Matsui grounded out to third.
Lance Berkman:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Berkman intentionally walked.
Jesus Colome relieved Charlie Manning.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Backe to third, Berkman to second on wild pitch, Lee singled to right, Backe and Berkman scored, Lee out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 7th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Pete Orr:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Orr flied out to center.
Wil Nieves:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Nieves lined out to third
Ryan Langerhans hit for Jesus Colome.
Ryan Langerhans:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Langerhans struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Luis Ayala pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Tejada singled to right.
Ty Wigginton:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Wigginton grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Tejada out at second.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pence grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Nationals 8th
Brandon Backe pitching:
Willie Harris:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Harris walked.
Paul Lo Duca:Chris Sampson relieved Brandon Backe, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Lo Duca grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Harris out at second.
Cristian Guzman:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Guzman grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Jon Rauch pitching:
J.R. Towles:Towles fouled out to first.
Chris Sampson:Ball, Ball, Ball, Sampson walked.
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Strike looking, Erstad struck out looking.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Matsui flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Nationals 9th
Michael Bourn in center
Chris Sampson pitching:
Austin Kearns:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Kearns struck out swinging.
Ronnie Belliard:Strike looking, Belliard flied out to right.
Kory Casto:Strike looking, Casto grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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