MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. St. Louis

Astros 1st
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Matsui singled to left.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Matsui caught stealing, catcher to second, Pence singled to center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Berkman walked, Pence to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Lee grounded out to third, Pence to third, Berkman to second.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Tejada struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 1st
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Skip Schumaker:Ball, Schumaker grounded out to second.
Colby Rasmus:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Rasmus walked.
Albert Pujols:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pujols lined into double play third to first, Rasmus out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Blum grounded out to first.
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Rodriguez singled to left.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Bourn walked, Rodriguez to second.
Roy Oswalt:Ball, Oswalt sacrificed to pitcher, Rodriguez to third, Bourn to second.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Matsui grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 2nd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Duncan grounded out to first.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Yadier Molina:Molina grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Hunter Pence:Pence reached on an infield single.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Berkman struck out swinging, Pence to second on wild pitch.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Lee walked.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Tejada flied out to left.
Geoff Blum:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Blum flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 3rd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Joe Thurston:Foul, Strike looking, Thurston singled to deep right.
Brendan Ryan:Foul, Ball, Ryan singled to left, Thurston to second.
Adam Wainwright:Wainwright sacrificed to pitcher, Thurston to third, Ryan to second.
Skip Schumaker:Ball, Schumaker grounded out to shortstop, Thurston scored.
Colby Rasmus:Rasmus grounded bunt out to catcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Foul, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop.
Michael Bourn:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bourn grounded out to pitcher.
Roy Oswalt:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Oswalt grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 4th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Pujols popped out to third.
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Duncan struck out swinging.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ankiel singled to center.
Yadier Molina:Ball, Foul, Molina flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Bunt foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Matsui struck out swinging.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Pence grounded out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Berkman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 5th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Joe Thurston:Thurston doubled to left.
Brendan Ryan:Strike looking, Ryan sacrificed to pitcher, Thurston to third
David Freese hit for Adam Wainwright.
David Freese:Strike looking, Ball, Freese doubled to center, Thurston scored.
Skip Schumaker:Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Schumaker walked.
Colby Rasmus:Rasmus singled to left, Freese to third, Schumaker to second.
Albert Pujols:Pujols homered to left, Freese, Schumaker and Rasmus scored.
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Duncan struck out swinging.
Rick Ankiel:Ankiel fouled out to first.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Jason Motte pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Lee singled to center.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Tejada lined out to center.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Blum struck out looking.
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 6th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Yadier Molina:Foul, Ball, Molina singled to center.
Joe Thurston:Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Thurston grounded into double play first to shortstop, Molina out at second.
Brendan Ryan:Ryan singled to left center
Khalil Greene hit for Jason Motte.
Khalil Greene:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Greene struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Dennys Reyes pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bourn grounded out to first
Jason Michaels hit for Roy Oswalt.
Jason Michaels:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Michaels struck out looking.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Strike looking, Matsui flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 7th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Skip Schumaker:Strike looking, Ball, Schumaker reached on an infield single.
Colby Rasmus:Ball, Rasmus singled to left, Schumaker to second.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Pujols homered to left, Schumaker and Rasmus scored.
Chris Duncan:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Duncan singled to right.
Rick Ankiel:Ball, Strike swinging, Ankiel singled to right, Duncan to second.
Yadier Molina:Strike looking, Molina singled to right, Duncan to third, Ankiel to second.
Joe Thurston:Ball, Thurston singled to center, Duncan scored, Ankiel to third, Molina to second.
Brendan Ryan:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ryan struck out on foul tip
Brian Barden hit for Dennys Reyes.
Brian Barden:Ball, Barden grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Thurston out at second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 7 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Brad Thompson pitching:
Hunter Pence:Pence grounded out to third.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Lee grounded out to third, Berkman to second.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Tejada struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 8th
Humberto Quintero catching
LaTroy Hawkins pitching:
Skip Schumaker:Strike swinging, Ball, Schumaker singled to center.
Colby Rasmus:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Rasmus struck out swinging
Jason LaRue hit for Albert Pujols.
Jason LaRue:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, LaRue grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Schumaker out at second.
Brad Thompson:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Thompson singled to left, LaRue to third.
Rick Ankiel:Foul, Ball, Ankiel reached on an infield single, LaRue scored, Thompson to second.
Yadier Molina:Foul, Ball, Ball, Molina grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Brad Thompson pitching:
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Blum singled to left.
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Quintero grounded out to shortstop, Blum to second.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Bourn tripled to right, Blum scored
Jason Smith hit for LaTroy Hawkins.
Jason Smith:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Smith hit sacrifice fly to left, Bourn scored.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Matsui grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)