MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike looking, Bourn grounded out to second.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Matsui grounded out to second.
Miguel Tejada:Foul, Tejada grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Reed Johnson:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Johnson grounded out to pitcher.
Ryan Theriot:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Theriot flied out to center.
Derrek Lee:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lee singled to left center.
Aramis Ramirez:Strike swinging, Ramirez grounded into fielder's choice to second, Lee out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Foul, Foul, Foul, Lee homered to center.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Blum grounded out to pitcher.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pence flied out to deep left.
Chris Coste:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Coste struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Milton Bradley:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Bradley singled softly to shallow center.
Alfonso Soriano:Soriano grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Bradley out at second.
Jeff Baker:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Baker struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Quintero struck out swinging.
Wandy Rodriguez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez lined out to center.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bourn walked.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Bourn caught stealing, catcher to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Koyie Hill:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Hill struck out swinging.
Carlos Zambrano:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Zambrano doubled to center.
Reed Johnson:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Johnson struck out swinging.
Ryan Theriot:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Theriot grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Matsui struck out looking.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Tejada grounded out to second.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Lee flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Derrek Lee:Strike looking, Foul, Lee homered to left center.
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ramirez doubled to center.
Milton Bradley:Bradley grounded out to shortstop.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging.
Jeff Baker:Ball, Ball, Baker grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Blum grounded out to second.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pence walked.
Chris Coste:Pickoff attempt, Coste grounded into double play third to second to first, Pence out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Koyie Hill:Ball, Hill grounded out to third.
Carlos Zambrano:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Zambrano struck out swinging.
Reed Johnson:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Quintero walked.
Wandy Rodriguez:Bunt foul, Ball, Rodriguez sacrificed to first, Quintero to second.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Ball, Ball, Bourn walked.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Matsui grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Bourn out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Ryan Theriot:Strike looking, Foul, Theriot grounded out to pitcher.
Derrek Lee:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lee walked.
Aramis Ramirez:Foul, Foul, Ramirez grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Lee out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Tejada grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos N. Lee:Lee singled to center.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Blum flied out to center.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Pence singled to center, Lee to third.
Chris Coste:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Coste struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Milton Bradley:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Bradley grounded out to third.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Soriano struck out swinging.
Jeff Baker:Ball, Ball, Baker doubled to deep right.
Koyie Hill:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Hill intentionally walked.
Carlos Zambrano:Zambrano grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Hill out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Aaron Heilman pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Matt Kata hit for Humberto Quintero.
Matt Kata:Ball, Kata popped out to second
Ivan Rodriguez hit for Wandy Rodriguez.
Ivan Rodriguez:Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Michael Bourn:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bourn grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
LaTroy Hawkins pitching:
Reed Johnson:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Johnson grounded out to second.
Ryan Theriot:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Theriot grounded out to second.
Derrek Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lee walked.
Aramis Ramirez:Strike swinging, Ball, Jose Valverde relieved LaTroy Hawkins, Pickoff attempt, Ramirez grounded into fielder's choice to second, Lee out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Carlos Marmol pitching:
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Matsui struck out looking.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Tejada ground-rule doubled to center.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Lee grounded out to third.
Geoff Blum:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Blum struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 9th
Jose Valverde pitching:
Milton Bradley:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bradley walked.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging, Bradley stole second
Micah Hoffpauir hit for Jeff Baker.
Micah Hoffpauir:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Hoffpauir intentionally walked
Kosuke Fukudome hit for Koyie Hill.
Kosuke Fukudome:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Fukudome walked, Bradley to third, Hoffpauir to second
Mike Fontenot hit for Carlos Marmol.
Mike Fontenot:Strike looking, Ball, Strike (missed bunt), Bradley caught stealing, pitcher to catcher Hoffpauir to third, Ball, Fontenot flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 10th
Jake Fox catching
Jeff Stevens pitching:
Hunter Pence:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Pence struck out looking.
Chris Coste:Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Coste struck out looking
Jason Michaels hit for Jose Valverde.
Jason Michaels:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Michaels tripled to right.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 10th
Alberto Arias pitching:
Reed Johnson:Foul, Ball, Ball, Johnson grounded out to shortstop.
Ryan Theriot:Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Theriot struck out swinging.
Derrek Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Lee flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 11th
Jeff Stevens pitching:
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Bourn flied out to deep left.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Matsui flied out to left.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Tejada doubled to left.
Carlos N. Lee:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Lee intentionally walked.
Sean Marshall relieved Jeff Stevens.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Foul, Blum struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 11th
Alberto Arias pitching:
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ramirez singled to right.
Milton Bradley:Foul, Bradley reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Ramirez out at second.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Strike looking, Soriano grounded out to third, Bradley to second.
Jake Fox:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Fox intentionally walked
Andres Blanco hit for Sean Marshall.
Andres Blanco:Ball, Strike looking, Blanco grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 12th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Pence grounded out to first.
Chris Coste:Foul, Foul, Coste popped out to first
Jeff Keppinger hit for Alberto Arias.
Jeff Keppinger:Ball, Keppinger singled softly to shallow center.
Ivan Rodriguez:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Rodriguez grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Keppinger out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 12th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Mike Fontenot:Strike looking, Ball, Fontenot grounded out to second.
Reed Johnson:Strike looking, Foul, Johnson lined out to right.
Ryan Theriot:Ball, Theriot grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 13th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Michael Bourn:Bourn singled to right.
Kazuo Matsui:Bunt foul, Matsui sacrificed to pitcher, Bourn to second.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Ball, Ball, Tejada walked.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Lee grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Tejada out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 13th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Derrek Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Lee walked.
Aramis Ramirez:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ramirez singled to left, Lee to third.
Milton Bradley:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Bradley intentionally walked, Ramirez to second.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Soriano homered to center, Lee, Ramirez and Bradley scored

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