MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Kevin Hart pitching:
Michael Bourn:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Bourn lined out to left.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Matsui grounded out to pitcher.
Miguel Tejada:Ball, Foul, Foul, Tejada flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Kosuke Fukudome:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Fukudome walked.
Ryan Theriot:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Theriot struck out swinging.
Derrek Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lee struck out swinging.
Jake Fox:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Fox struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Kevin Hart pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Lee homered to left.
Geoff Blum:Strike looking, Ball, Blum singled to center.
Hunter Pence:Strike swinging, Ball, Pence hit by pitch, Blum to second.
Jeff Keppinger:Strike (missed bunt), Keppinger sacrificed to third, Blum to third, Pence to second.
Humberto Quintero:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Quintero hit by pitch.
Russ Ortiz:Strike looking, Ball, Ortiz grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Quintero out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Milton Bradley:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bradley walked.
Alfonso Soriano:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Soriano doubled to left, Bradley to third.
Mike Fontenot:Fontenot popped out to third.
Koyie Hill:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Hill intentionally walked.
Kevin Hart:Hart lined out to second.
Kosuke Fukudome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Fukudome singled to right, Bradley and Soriano scored, Hill to third.
Ryan Theriot:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Theriot doubled to right, Hill and Fukudome scored, Theriot to third.
Derrek Lee:Lee flied out to center.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Kevin Hart pitching:
Michael Bourn:Foul, Bourn doubled to center.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Strike looking, Matsui homered to right, Bourn scored.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Tejada struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Lee flied out to center.
Geoff Blum:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Blum struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Russ Ortiz pitching:
Jake Fox:Fox homered to center.
Milton Bradley:Strike looking, Ball, Bradley homered to center.
Alfonso Soriano:Soriano singled to center.
Mike Fontenot:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Fontenot tripled to right, Soriano scored.
Koyie Hill:Strike looking, Hill hit sacrifice fly to center, Fontenot scored.
Kevin Hart:Ball, Hart singled to right.
Kosuke Fukudome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Fukudome doubled to deep left center, Hart scored.
Tim Byrdak relieved Russ Ortiz.
Ryan Theriot:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Theriot safe at first on 2nd baseman Matsui's fielding error, Fukudome to third.
Derrek Lee:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Lee struck out swinging, Fukudome caught stealing, shortstop to catcher.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 6 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 4th
Kevin Hart pitching:
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pence flied out to deep right.
Jeff Keppinger:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Keppinger flied out to center.
Humberto Quintero:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Quintero walked.
Tim Byrdak:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Byrdak struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Tim Byrdak pitching:
Jake Fox:Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Fox grounded out to third.
Milton Bradley:Bradley grounded out to third.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Soriano grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Kevin Hart pitching:
Michael Bourn:Bourn grounded out to second.
Kazuo Matsui:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Matsui flied out to center.
Miguel Tejada:Tejada reached on an infield single.
Carlos N. Lee:Strike looking, Lee flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Tim Byrdak pitching:
Mike Fontenot:Fontenot doubled to deep left.
Koyie Hill:Hill singled to right, Fontenot to third.
Kevin Hart:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Hart struck out swinging.
Kosuke Fukudome:Ball, Ball, Ball, Fukudome walked, Hill to second.
Ryan Theriot:Theriot hit sacrifice fly to center, Fontenot scored.
Derrek Lee:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lee struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Kevin Hart pitching:
Geoff Blum:Blum singled to right.
Hunter Pence:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pence flied out to deep right.
Jeff Keppinger:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Keppinger flied out to left.
Humberto Quintero:Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Quintero walked, Blum to second
Jason Michaels hit for Tim Byrdak.
Jason Michaels:Strike looking, Strike looking, Michaels struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Jake Fox:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Fox struck out swinging.
Milton Bradley:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bradley flied out to left.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Ball, Ball, Soriano walked.
Mike Fontenot:Ball, Fontenot safe at first on 2nd baseman Matsui's fielding error, Soriano to second.
Koyie Hill:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Hill struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 7th
Kevin Hart pitching:
Michael Bourn:Sean Marshall relieved Kevin Hart, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Bourn struck out swinging.
Kazuo Matsui:Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Matsui walked.
Miguel Tejada:Strike looking, Foul, Tejada grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Matsui out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Andres Blanco hit for Sean Marshall
Chris Sampson pitching:
Andres Blanco:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Blanco singled to right.
Kosuke Fukudome:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Blanco to second on wild pitch, Fukudome tripled to center, Blanco scored.
Ryan Theriot:Theriot grounded out to second, Fukudome scored.
Derrek Lee:Micah Hoffpauir hit for Derrek Lee.
Micah Hoffpauir:Ball, Foul, Ball, Hoffpauir flied out to left.
Jake Fox:Fox grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Mitch Atkins pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Matt Kata hit for Carlos N. Lee.
Matt Kata:Foul, Strike looking, Kata flied out to center.
Geoff Blum:Foul, Blum flied out to left.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Pence singled to left.
Jeff Keppinger:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Keppinger grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Milton Bradley:Doug Brocail relieved Chris Sampson, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bradley struck out looking.
Alfonso Soriano:Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Soriano walked.
Mike Fontenot:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Fontenot struck out looking.
Koyie Hill:Strike looking, Hill grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Kevin Gregg pitching:
Humberto Quintero:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Quintero struck out swinging.
Doug Brocail:Chris Coste hit for Doug Brocail.
Chris Coste:Ball, Ball, Ball, Coste walked.
Michael Bourn:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Bourn struck out looking.
Kazuo Matsui:Foul, Foul, Matsui struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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