MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Pittsburgh

Astros 1st
Ian Snell pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Matsui grounded out to third.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Foul, Bourn grounded out to second.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Tejada struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Randy Wolf pitching:
Nyjer Morgan:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Morgan flied out softly to left.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Sanchez struck out looking.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, McLouth singled to left center.
Ryan Doumit:Ball, Ball, Foul, Doumit grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, McLouth out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Ian Snell pitching:
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Blum flied out to center.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pence walked, Berkman to second.
Ty Wigginton:Wigginton grounded into double play third to second to first, Pence out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Randy Wolf pitching:
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, LaRoche flied out to left.
Steve Pearce:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Pearce struck out swinging.
Andy LaRoche:Strike looking, LaRoche grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Ian Snell pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Quintero walked.
Randy Wolf:Strike looking, Wolf sacrificed to pitcher, Quintero to second.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Matsui flied out to center.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Bourn flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Randy Wolf pitching:
Luis Cruz:Ball, Ball, Ball, Cruz walked.
Ian Snell:Ball, Snell sacrificed to catcher, Cruz to second.
Nyjer Morgan:Ball, Ball, Morgan reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Cruz out at second.
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Morgan to second, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Sanchez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Ian Snell pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Tejada grounded out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Blum walked, Berkman to second.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Foul, Pence singled to left center, Berkman scored, Blum to third, Pence to second on 3rd baseman LaRoche's throwing error.
Ty Wigginton:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Wigginton grounded out to shortstop, Blum scored, Pence to third.
Humberto Quintero:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Quintero struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Pirates 4th
Randy Wolf pitching:
Nate McLouth:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, McLouth struck out swinging.
Ryan Doumit:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Doumit grounded out to third.
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, LaRoche homered to center.
Steve Pearce:Ball, Ball, Foul, Pearce singled to center.
Andy LaRoche:Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, LaRoche struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Ian Snell pitching:
Randy Wolf:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Wolf singled to center.
Kazuo Matsui:Matsui hit into double play catcher to shortstop to first, Wolf out at second.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Bourn singled to right.
Miguel Tejada:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Ball, Bourn caught stealing, catcher to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Randy Wolf pitching:
Luis Cruz:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Cruz popped out to second.
Ian Snell:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Snell struck out on foul tip.
Nyjer Morgan:Strike looking, Morgan grounded bunt out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Ian Snell pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Tejada struck out on foul tip.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Berkman flied out to left.
Geoff Blum:Blum flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Randy Wolf pitching:
Freddy Sanchez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Sanchez lined out to center.
Nate McLouth:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, McLouth grounded out to first.
Ryan Doumit:Doumit popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Denny Bautista pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pence walked.
Ty Wigginton:Pickoff attempt, Wigginton flied out to center.
Humberto Quintero:Ball (pitchout), Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Pence caught stealing, catcher to second, Quintero walked.
Randy Wolf:Strike looking, Strike looking, Wolf lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Randy Wolf pitching:
Adam A. LaRoche:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, LaRoche struck out looking.
Steve Pearce:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pearce flied out to deep left.
Andy LaRoche:Strike (foul tip), Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, LaRoche flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Denny Bautista pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Matsui reached on an infield single.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Bourn flied out to left.
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Tejada flied out to right.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Berkman walked, Matsui to second.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Blum reached on an infield single, Matsui scored, Berkman to third.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pence doubled to deep right, Berkman and Blum scored.
Ty Wigginton:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Wigginton lined out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Edwin Maysonet at second
Darin Erstad in left
Doug Mientkiewicz hit for Luis Cruz
LaTroy Hawkins pitching:
Doug Mientkiewicz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Mientkiewicz walked
Brian Bixler ran for Doug Mientkiewicz
Brandon Moss hit for Denny Bautista.
Brandon Moss:Strike looking, Moss lined out to third.
Nyjer Morgan:Ball, Morgan flied out to center.
Freddy Sanchez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Sanchez flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Jesse Chavez pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Quintero struck out swinging.
Edwin Maysonet:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Maysonet struck out swinging.
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Erstad grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 9th
Tim Byrdak pitching:
Nate McLouth:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, McLouth popped out to shortstop.
Ryan Doumit:Ball, Doumit grounded out to third.
Adam A. LaRoche:LaRoche singled to center.
Jose Valverde relieved Tim Byrdak.
Steve Pearce:Ball, Ball, Pearce flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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