MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Texas

Astros 1st
Matt Harrison pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bourn walked.
Jeff Keppinger:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Bourn stole second, Keppinger grounded out to shortstop, Bourn to third.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Tejada grounded out to second, Bourn scored.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Foul, Lee singled to center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Berkman lined out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 1st
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Kinsler doubled to left.
Michael Young:Foul, Ball, Kinsler stole third, Kinsler scored on Rodriguez's throwing error, Young flied out to right.
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Blalock struck out swinging.
Nelson R. Cruz:Foul, Ball, Cruz grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Astros 2nd
Matt Harrison pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Pence struck out swinging.
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to third.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Foul, Matsui doubled to right.
Jason Michaels:Michaels flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 2nd
Russ Ortiz pitching:
David Murphy:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Murphy struck out looking.
Marlon Byrd:Byrd grounded out to third.
Chris Davis:Strike looking, Ball, Davis grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Matt Harrison pitching:
Michael Bourn:Bourn reached on bunt single to first.
Jeff Keppinger:Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Keppinger struck out swinging.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Tejada grounded into double play shortstop to first, Bourn out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 3rd
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Strike looking, Saltalamacchia homered to center.
Omar Vizquel:Strike looking, Ball, Vizquel flied out to center.
Ian Kinsler:Kinsler reached on bunt single to third.
Michael Young:Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Young grounded into double play third to second to first, Kinsler out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Matt Harrison pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Lee homered to center.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman grounded out to second.
Hunter Pence:Pence doubled to center.
Ivan Rodriguez:Rodriguez popped out to shortstop.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Matsui singled to center, Pence scored.
Jason Michaels:Ball, Michaels grounded into fielder's choice to second, Matsui out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 4th
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Hank Blalock:Blalock flied out to center.
Nelson R. Cruz:Cruz homered to right.
David Murphy:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Murphy grounded out to third.
Marlon Byrd:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Byrd walked.
Chris Davis:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Davis struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Matt Harrison pitching:
Michael Bourn:Bunt foul, Strike looking, Bourn grounded out to pitcher.
Jeff Keppinger:Ball, Keppinger flied out to deep right.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Ball, Tejada walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lee walked, Tejada to second.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Berkman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 5th
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Saltalamacchia struck out swinging.
Omar Vizquel:Ball, Ball, Vizquel singled to center.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Vizquel stole second, Vizquel to third on Rodriguez's throwing error, Kinsler hit sacrifice fly to center, Vizquel scored.
Michael Young:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Young flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Astros 6th
Jason Grilli pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike swinging, Pence singled to right.
Ivan Rodriguez:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball (pitchout), Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Rodriguez singled to right, Pence to second.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Strike looking, Matsui sacrificed to pitcher, Pence to third, Rodriguez to second.
Jason Michaels:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Michaels struck out swinging.
Michael Bourn:Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Bourn struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 6th
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Hank Blalock:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Blalock singled to right.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Cruz singled to center, Blalock to second.
David Murphy:Bunt foul, Bunt foul, Murphy struck out swinging.
Marlon Byrd:Byrd grounded out to first, Blalock to third, Cruz to second.
Chris Davis:Ball, Ball, Davis flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Darren O'Day pitching:
Jeff Keppinger:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Keppinger reached on an infield single.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Tejada grounded into double play third to second to first, Keppinger out at second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lee struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 7th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Saltalamacchia struck out swinging.
Omar Vizquel:Ball, Ball, Vizquel flied out to right.
Ian Kinsler:Ball, Strike looking, Kinsler fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Eddie Guardado pitching:
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman grounded out to shortstop.
Hunter Pence:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Pence homered to right.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Matsui grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 8th
LaTroy Hawkins pitching:
Michael Young:Strike looking, Ball, Young singled to center.
Hank Blalock:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Blalock struck out swinging.
Nelson R. Cruz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Cruz lined out to left.
David Murphy:Strike looking, Foul, Murphy grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
C.J. Wilson pitching:
Jason Michaels:Ball, Strike swinging, Michaels singled to left.
Michael Bourn:Bunt foul, Bourn reached on fielder's choice to catcher, Michaels out at second.
Jeff Keppinger:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Bourn caught stealing, catcher to shortstop, Ball, Keppinger singled to center.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Tejada fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Rangers 9th
Jose Valverde pitching:
Marlon Byrd:Byrd doubled to deep right.
Chris Davis:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Davis flied out to center.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Saltalamacchia struck out swinging
Andruw Jones hit for Omar Vizquel.
Andruw Jones:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Jones struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 10th
Elvis Andrus at shortstop
C.J. Wilson pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lee grounded out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman grounded out to pitcher.
Hunter Pence:Pence doubled to deep right.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Rangers 10th
Jeff Fulchino pitching:
Ian Kinsler:Kinsler safe at first on 3rd baseman Keppinger's fielding error.
Michael Young:Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Kinsler stole second, Foul, Ball, Foul, Young singled to left center, Kinsler to third.
Hank Blalock:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Blalock intentionally walked, Young to second.
Nelson R. Cruz:Ball, Cruz popped out to center.
David Murphy:Ball, Strike swinging, Murphy singled to left, Kinsler scored, Young to third, Blalock to second

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