MLB Play by Play - Atlanta vs. Houston

Braves 1st
Brandon Backe pitching:
Josh Anderson:Ball, Anderson homered to right.
Martin Prado:Ball, Strike swinging, Prado singled to center.
Kelly Johnson:Ball, Ball, Johnson popped out to shortstop.
Casey Kotchman:Strike looking, Kotchman flied out to right.
Jeff Francoeur:Foul, Ball, Francoeur doubled to left, Prado to third.
Brandon Jones:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Jones doubled to right, Prado and Francoeur scored.
Clint Sammons:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Sammons struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
James R. Parr pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Matsui singled to center.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Ball, Bourn flied out to left.
Miguel Tejada:Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Tejada flied out to center.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Ball, Berkman flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Braves 2nd
Brandon Backe pitching:
Brent Lillibridge:Ball, Ball, Lillibridge flied out to center.
James R. Parr:Strike looking, Parr singled to right.
Josh Anderson:Ball, Anderson homered to right, Parr scored.
Martin Prado:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Prado singled to center.
Kelly Johnson:Ball, Prado to second on wild pitch, Johnson singled to center, Prado to third.
Casey Kotchman:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kotchman walked, Johnson to second.
Jack Cassel relieved Brandon Backe.
Jeff Francoeur:Francoeur doubled to left, Prado, Johnson and Kotchman scored, Francoeur to third advancing on throw.
Brandon Jones:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Jones singled to left center, Francoeur scored.
Clint Sammons:Strike looking, Ball, Sammons singled to left, Jones to second.
Brent Lillibridge:Foul, Ball, Foul, Lillibridge flied out to right.
James R. Parr:Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Parr struck out swinging.
End of Inning (6 Runs, 7 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
James R. Parr pitching:
Geoff Blum:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Blum flied out to right.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Pence homered to left center.
Ty Wigginton:Wigginton flied out to center.
Humberto Quintero:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Quintero walked.
Jack Cassel:Cassel flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Braves 3rd
Jack Cassel pitching:
Josh Anderson:Strike looking, Anderson grounded out to first.
Martin Prado:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Prado lined out to shortstop.
Kelly Johnson:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Johnson grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
James R. Parr pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Ball, Ball, Matsui walked.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Bourn safe at first on shortstop Lillibridge's fielding error, Matsui to second.
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Tejada grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Matsui to third, Bourn out at second.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Berkman singled to center, Matsui scored.
Geoff Blum:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Blum flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Braves 4th
Jack Cassel pitching:
Casey Kotchman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kotchman singled to left center.
Jeff Francoeur:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Francoeur struck out swinging.
Brandon Jones:Strike looking, Jones grounded into double play shortstop to first, Kotchman out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
James R. Parr pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pence grounded out to shortstop.
Ty Wigginton:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Wigginton flied out to center.
Humberto Quintero:Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Quintero doubled to deep right
Mark Saccomanno hit for Jack Cassel.
Mark Saccomanno:Foul, Saccomanno doubled to left, Quintero scored.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Foul, Matsui grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Braves 5th
Dave Borkowski pitching:
Clint Sammons:Strike looking, Sammons grounded out to second.
Brent Lillibridge:Lillibridge doubled to deep right.
James R. Parr:Parr fouled out to first.
Josh Anderson:Ball, Foul, Anderson reached on an infield single, Lillibridge to third.
Martin Prado:Ball, Ball, Foul, Prado popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
James R. Parr pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike swinging, Ball, Bourn doubled to center.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Ball, Tejada ground-rule doubled to right, Bourn scored.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Foul, Berkman grounded out to pitcher.
Geoff Blum:Blum singled to right, Tejada scored.
Vladimir Nunez relieved James R. Parr.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Pence reached on fielder's choice to third, Blum out at second.
Ty Wigginton:Ball, Wigginton lined out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Braves 6th
Dave Borkowski pitching:
Kelly Johnson:Ball, Ball, Johnson singled to center.
Casey Kotchman:Ball, Foul, Foul, Kotchman grounded into fielder's choice to first, Johnson out at second.
Jeff Francoeur:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Francoeur struck out swinging.
Brandon Jones:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Jones struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Vladimir Nunez pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Quintero grounded out to third
David Newhan hit for Dave Borkowski.
David Newhan:Foul, Ball, Foul, Newhan struck out swinging.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Strike looking, Matsui flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Braves 7th
Fernando Nieve pitching:
Clint Sammons:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Sammons struck out swinging.
Brent Lillibridge:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Lillibridge struck out swinging
Greg Norton hit for Vladimir Nunez.
Greg Norton:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Norton struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Manny Acosta pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Bourn struck out looking.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Foul, Tejada grounded out to third.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Berkman struck out, reached on wild pitch.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Berkman stole second, Ball, Strike swinging, Blum struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Braves 8th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Josh Anderson:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Anderson struck out looking.
Martin Prado:Ball, Ball, Prado grounded out to shortstop.
Kelly Johnson:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Jorge Julio pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Pence hit by pitch.
Ty Wigginton:Wigginton grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Pence out at second.
Humberto Quintero:Quintero singled to left
Darin Erstad hit for Wesley Wright.
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Strike looking, Erstad struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Braves 9th
Geoff Geary pitching:
Casey Kotchman:Ball, Strike looking, Kotchman singled to center.
Jeff Francoeur:Foul, Ball, Foul, Francoeur singled to right, Kotchman to second.
Brandon Jones:Ball, Jones fouled out to third.
Clint Sammons:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sammons flied out to left.
Brent Lillibridge:Strike looking, Ball, Lillibridge tripled to center, Kotchman and Francoeur scored
Chipper Jones hit for Jorge Julio.
Chipper Jones:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Jones flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Mike Gonzalez pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Matsui struck out swinging.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bourn struck out swinging.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Foul, Tejada grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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