MLB Play by Play - New York vs. Houston

Mets 1st
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Angel Pagan:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pagan singled to left.
Luis Castillo:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Castillo walked, Pagan to second.
David Wright:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Wright struck out swinging.
Daniel Murphy:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Murphy doubled to left, Pagan scored, Castillo to third.
Jeff Francoeur:Foul, Francoeur hit sacrifice fly to center, Castillo scored, Murphy to third.
Cory Sullivan:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Sullivan singled to right, Murphy scored.
Omir Santos:Strike looking, Santos grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jonathon Niese pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Bourn walked.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Matsui struck out swinging.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Tejada grounded out to second, Bourn to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Lee walked, Bourn to third.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez singled to center, Bourn scored, Lee to second.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pence grounded into fielder's choice to third, Rodriguez out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Mets 2nd
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Alex Cora:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cora grounded out to second.
Jonathon Niese:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Niese struck out looking.
Angel Pagan:Strike looking, Ball, Pagan grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jonathon Niese pitching:
Chris Coste:Strike looking, Ball, Coste singled to left.
Jeff Keppinger:Strike looking, Foul, Keppinger grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Coste out at second.
Russ Ortiz:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ortiz struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Mets 3rd
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Luis Castillo:Castillo grounded out to first.
David Wright:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Wright walked.
Daniel Murphy:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Murphy flied out to right.
Jeff Francoeur:Ball, Foul, Wright to second on wild pitch, Ball, Wright to third on passed ball, Strike swinging, Francoeur struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jonathon Niese pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Bourn grounded out to shortstop.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Foul, Matsui flied out to center.
Miguel Tejada:Tejada grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Mets 4th
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Cory Sullivan:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Sullivan walked.
Omir Santos:Santos singled to right, Sullivan to third.
Alex Cora:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Cora grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Sullivan scored, Santos out at second.
Jonathon Niese:Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Niese grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jonathon Niese pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lee flied out to center.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to second.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Foul, Foul, Pence struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Mets 5th
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Angel Pagan:Pagan popped out to third.
Luis Castillo:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Castillo reached on an infield single.
David Wright:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Wright walked, Castillo to second.
Tim Byrdak relieved Russ Ortiz.
Daniel Murphy:Ball, Murphy flied out to center.
Jeff Francoeur:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Francoeur homered to left, Castillo and Wright scored.
Cory Sullivan:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Sullivan struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jonathon Niese pitching:
Chris Coste:Ball, Foul, Coste popped out to first.
Jeff Keppinger:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Keppinger flied out to center
Matt Kata hit for Tim Byrdak.
Matt Kata:Kata singled to right.
Michael Bourn:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Bourn grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Mets 6th
Chad Paronto pitching:
Omir Santos:Ball, Ball, Santos homered to left.
Alex Cora:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Cora flied out to left.
Jonathon Niese:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Niese struck out swinging.
Angel Pagan:Ball, Foul, Pagan doubled to left.
Luis Castillo:Castillo singled to center, Pagan scored.
David Wright:Wright grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Jonathon Niese pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Matsui singled to left.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Tejada grounded into double play third to second to first, Matsui out at second.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lee grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Mets 7th
Chad Paronto pitching:
Daniel Murphy:Murphy doubled to deep left.
Jeff Francoeur:Foul, Francoeur flied out to left.
Cory Sullivan:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Sullivan grounded out to second, Murphy to third.
Omir Santos:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Santos flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Jonathon Niese pitching:
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike swinging, Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pence lined out to shortstop.
Chris Coste:Strike looking, Coste grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Mets 8th
Humberto Quintero catching
Wesley Wright pitching:
Alex Cora:Ball, Cora flied out to left
Fernando Tatis hit for Jonathon Niese.
Fernando Tatis:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Tatis struck out swinging.
Angel Pagan:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pagan flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Sean Green pitching:
Jeff Keppinger:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Keppinger struck out swinging.
Humberto Quintero:Quintero grounded out to shortstop.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Bourn singled to left.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Matsui grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Mets 9th
Edwin Maysonet at shortstop
Jason Michaels in left
Wesley Wright pitching:
Luis Castillo:Strike looking, Castillo flied out to right.
David Wright:Ball, Strike looking, Wright homered to left center.
Daniel Murphy:Murphy popped out to third.
Jeff Francoeur:Ball, Foul, Ball, Francoeur singled to left center.
Cory Sullivan:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Sullivan struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Francisco J. Rodriguez pitching:
Edwin Maysonet:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike (foul tip), Maysonet struck out swinging.
Jason Michaels:Strike looking, Michaels singled to left
Geoff Blum hit for Wesley Wright.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Blum grounded out to first, Michaels to second.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pence homered to left, Michaels scored.
Chris Coste:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Coste singled to left center.
Jeff Keppinger:Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Keppinger struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

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