MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Pittsburgh

Cardinals 1st
Paul Maholm pitching:
Cesar Izturis:Strike looking, Izturis grounded out to pitcher.
Josh Phelps:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Phelps grounded out to shortstop.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pujols doubled to left.
Ryan Ludwick:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pujols picked off at second, catcher to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Joel Pineiro pitching:
Nyjer Morgan:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Morgan singled to center.
Luis Cruz:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Cruz singled to left, Morgan to second.
Nate McLouth:Ball, Ball, Ball, McLouth walked, Morgan to third, Cruz to second.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, LaRoche struck out swinging.
Brandon Moss:Foul, Moss hit sacrifice fly to left, Morgan scored.
Andy LaRoche:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, LaRoche flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Paul Maholm pitching:
Ryan Ludwick:Foul, Ball, Ludwick grounded out to second.
Felipe Lopez:Strike looking, Lopez grounded out to second.
Nick Stavinoha:Ball, Stavinoha grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Joel Pineiro pitching:
Raul Chavez:Strike looking, Chavez grounded out to third.
Brian Bixler:Strike swinging, Bixler grounded out to shortstop.
Paul Maholm:Strike looking, Ball, Maholm grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Paul Maholm pitching:
Jason LaRue:LaRue reached on an infield single.
Joel Pineiro:Bunt foul, Pineiro sacrificed to catcher, LaRue to second.
Brian Barden:Ball, Foul, Barden grounded out to third.
Cesar Izturis:Strike looking, Izturis grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Joel Pineiro pitching:
Nyjer Morgan:Ball, Strike looking, Morgan grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Luis Cruz:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Cruz singled to left.
Nate McLouth:Ball, McLouth homered to right, Cruz scored.
Adam A. LaRoche:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, LaRoche grounded out to second.
Brandon Moss:Moss grounded out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Josh Phelps:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Phelps walked.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pujols walked, Phelps to second.
Ryan Ludwick:Ball, Ludwick grounded out to shortstop, Phelps to third, Pujols to second.
Felipe Lopez:Strike looking, Lopez fouled out to first.
Nick Stavinoha:Strike looking, Foul, Stavinoha flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Joel Pineiro pitching:
Andy LaRoche:Ball, Foul, Foul, LaRoche struck out swinging.
Raul Chavez:Foul, Foul, Ball, Chavez struck out swinging.
Brian Bixler:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Bixler struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Jason LaRue:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, LaRue grounded out to shortstop.
Joel Pineiro:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pineiro struck out looking.
Brian Barden:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Barden struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Joel Pineiro pitching:
Paul Maholm:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Maholm singled to left.
Nyjer Morgan:Ball, Morgan singled to center, Maholm to second.
Luis Cruz:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Cruz singled to left center, Maholm to third, Morgan to second.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, McLouth doubled to right, Maholm, Morgan and Cruz scored.
Randy Flores relieved Joel Pineiro.
Adam A. LaRoche:Strike looking, Strike looking, LaRoche struck out swinging.
Brandon Moss:Ball, Ball, Moss doubled to left, McLouth scored.
Andy LaRoche:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, LaRoche grounded out to shortstop.
Raul Chavez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Chavez reached on an infield single, Moss to third.
Brian Bixler:Ball, Ball, Ball, Bixler walked, Chavez to second.
Paul Maholm:Maholm singled to left center, Moss and Chavez scored, Bixler to second.
Nyjer Morgan:Strike looking, Foul, Morgan grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Maholm out at second.
End of Inning (6 Runs, 7 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Cesar Izturis:Brendan Ryan hit for Cesar Izturis.
Brendan Ryan:Ryan grounded out to catcher.
Josh Phelps:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Phelps walked.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Pujols grounded out to third, Phelps to second.
Ryan Ludwick:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ludwick struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Ron Villone pitching:
Luis Cruz:Brian Barton in left, Strike looking, Ball, Cruz flied out to right.
Nate McLouth:Ball, McLouth tripled to right.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Foul, LaRoche hit sacrifice fly to right, McLouth scored.
Brandon Moss:Ball, Strike swinging, Moss grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Felipe Lopez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lopez flied out to right.
Nick Stavinoha:Ball, Stavinoha grounded out to third.
Jason LaRue:Strike swinging, LaRue grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Aaron Miles at second
Josh Kinney pitching:
Andy LaRoche:Foul, Ball, Ball, LaRoche grounded out to pitcher.
Raul Chavez:Chavez reached on an infield single.
Brian Bixler:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Bixler struck out looking.
Paul Maholm:Ball, Foul, Maholm grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Brian Barton:Foul, Strike looking, Barton grounded out to third.
Brian Barden:Barden singled to center.
Brendan Ryan:Ryan grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Barden out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Kelvin Jimenez pitching:
Nyjer Morgan:Mark L. Johnson catching, Kelvin Jimenez relieved Josh Kinney, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Morgan grounded out to second.
Luis Cruz:Ball, Ball, Cruz flied out to right.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Ball, McLouth safe at first on left fielder Barton's throwing error.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, LaRoche doubled to right, McLouth to third.
Brandon Moss:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Moss struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Cardinals 9th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Josh Phelps:Ball, Phelps singled to left center.
Aaron Miles:Miles doubled to right, Phelps to third.
Mark L. Johnson:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson reached on an infield single, Phelps scored.
Felipe Lopez:Strike looking, Lopez singled to center, Miles to third, Johnson to second.
Romulo Sanchez relieved Paul Maholm.
Nick Stavinoha:Stavinoha grounded into double play third to second to first, Miles scored, Johnson to third, Lopez out at second
Adam Kennedy hit for Kelvin Jimenez.
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Kennedy flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

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