MLB Play by Play - Cincinnati vs. Houston

Reds 1st
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Taveras singled to center.
Chris Dickerson:Dickerson hit by pitch, Taveras to second.
Joey Votto:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Votto struck out swinging.
Brandon Phillips:Strike looking, Strike looking, Phillips grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Dickerson out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Michael Bourn:Bourn lined out to center.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Tejada safe at first on Volquez's fielding error.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Berkman walked, Tejada to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Foul, Lee lined out to left, Tejada to third on left fielder Dickerson's throwing error.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Pence grounded into fielder's choice to third, Berkman out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 2 Errors)

Reds 2nd
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Edwin Encarnacion:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Encarnacion struck out looking.
Laynce Nix:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Nix doubled to center.
Ramon Hernandez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Hernandez struck out looking.
Alex Gonzalez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Gonzalez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Geoff Blum:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Blum struck out swinging.
Jason Smith:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Smith struck out swinging.
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Foul, Quintero grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Reds 3rd
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Edinson Volquez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Volquez struck out swinging.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Taveras lined out to center.
Chris Dickerson:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Dickerson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Felipe Paulino:Strike looking, Strike looking, Paulino struck out swinging.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Bourn singled to center.
Miguel Tejada:Tejada singled to deep left center, Bourn scored.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Berkman singled to right, Tejada to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Lee walked, Tejada to third, Berkman to second.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Pence struck out swinging.
Geoff Blum:Blum popped out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Reds 4th
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Joey Votto:Ball, Ball, Votto flied out to left.
Brandon Phillips:Strike swinging, Ball, Phillips grounded out to shortstop.
Edwin Encarnacion:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Encarnacion walked.
Laynce Nix:Foul, Nix singled to center, Encarnacion to third.
Ramon Hernandez:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Hernandez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Jason Smith:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Smith struck out swinging.
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Quintero grounded out to second.
Felipe Paulino:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Paulino singled to right.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Bourn struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Reds 5th
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Alex Gonzalez:Ball, Gonzalez flied out to center.
Edinson Volquez:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Volquez grounded out to pitcher.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Taveras walked.
Chris Dickerson:Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Dickerson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Tejada grounded out to pitcher.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Berkman walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lee walked, Berkman to second.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pence walked, Berkman to third, Lee to second.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Blum grounded into double play second to first, Pence out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Reds 6th
Felipe Paulino pitching:
Joey Votto:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Votto lined out to left.
Brandon Phillips:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Phillips lined out to shortstop.
Edwin Encarnacion:Strike swinging, Encarnacion grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Edinson Volquez pitching:
Jason Smith:Smith grounded bunt out to third.
Humberto Quintero:Strike looking, Quintero grounded out to pitcher
Darin Erstad hit for Felipe Paulino.
Darin Erstad:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Erstad struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Reds 7th
Jerry Hairston hit for Laynce Nix
Tim Byrdak pitching:
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Hairston walked.
Ramon Hernandez:Geoff Geary relieved Tim Byrdak, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Hernandez singled to right, Hairston to second.
Alex Gonzalez:Bunt foul, Ball, Gonzalez safe at first on Geary's throwing error, Hairston scored, Hernandez to third, Gonzalez to second
Micah Owings hit for Edinson Volquez.
Micah Owings:Owings doubled to deep left center, Hernandez and Gonzalez scored
Jay Bruce ran for Micah Owings.
Willy Taveras:Ball, Taveras hit by pitch.
Chris Dickerson:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Dickerson struck out swinging.
Joey Votto:Ball, Ball, Ball, Votto grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Taveras out at second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Astros 7th
Arthur Rhodes pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bourn safe at first on 1st baseman Votto's fielding error.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Tejada singled to left, Bourn to second.
Lance Berkman:Foul, Ball, Berkman grounded into double play third to first, Bourn out at third, Tejada to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lee struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Reds 8th
Jeff Fulchino pitching:
Brandon Phillips:Bunt foul, Ball, Phillips flied out to center.
Edwin Encarnacion:Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Encarnacion struck out swinging.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Ball, Ball, Hairston singled to center.
Ramon Hernandez:Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Ball, Hernandez lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
David Weathers pitching:
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pence reached on an infield single.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Blum walked, Pence to second.
Jason Smith:Smith sacrificed to third, Pence to third, Blum to second
Jason Michaels hit for Humberto Quintero.
Jason Michaels:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kazuo Matsui ran for Geoff Blum, Michaels lined out to first
Ivan Rodriguez hit for Jeff Fulchino.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Reds 9th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Alex Gonzalez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Gonzalez grounded out to third
Darnell T. McDonald hit for David Weathers.
Darnell T. McDonald:Ball, McDonald tripled to center.
Willy Taveras:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Taveras hit sacrifice fly to center, McDonald scored.
Chris Dickerson:Strike looking, Dickerson grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Francisco Cordero pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bourn walked.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Tejada singled to center, Bourn to third.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Berkman struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Foul, Lee hit sacrifice fly to left, Bourn scored.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pence walked, Tejada to second.
Kazuo Matsui:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Matsui flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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