MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bourn popped out to shortstop.
Angel Sanchez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Sanchez grounded out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman :Strike looking, Foul, Berkman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Wesley Wright pitching:
Tyler Colvin :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Colvin lined out to center.
Starlin Castro :Foul, Castro singled to left center.
Derrek Lee :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Lee struck out swinging, Castro stole second.
Aramis Ramirez :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ramirez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Hunter Pence :Foul, Pence flied out to deep center.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lee doubled to deep left.
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Keppinger walked.
Chris Johnson :Johnson singled to left center, Lee scored, Keppinger to second.
Jason Castro :Castro reached on fielder's choice to second, Keppinger scored, Johnson to third, Castro to second on 2nd baseman Theriot throwing error.
Wesley Wright :Wright grounded out to third.
Michael Bourn :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Bourn walked.
Angel Sanchez :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Sanchez hit by pitch, Johnson scored, Castro to third, Bourn to second.
Lance Berkman :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman walked, Castro scored, Bourn to third, Sanchez to second.
Hunter Pence :Strike swinging, Pence popped out to first.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 2nd
Wesley Wright pitching:
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Byrd walked.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, Byrd out at second.
Geovany Soto :Ball, Soto popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Carlos Lee :Ball, Lee flied out to deep center.
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Keppinger singled to deep center.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Johnson lined out to third.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Castro flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Wesley Wright pitching:
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Theriot singled to center.
Ryan Dempster :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Dempster sacrificed to pitcher, Theriot to second.
Tyler Colvin :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Colvin struck out swinging.
Starlin Castro :Castro grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Wesley Wright :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Wright grounded out to third.
Michael Bourn :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Bourn flied out to right.
Angel Sanchez :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Sanchez doubled to left center.
Lance Berkman :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Berkman walked.
Hunter Pence :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Pence singled to left center, Sanchez scored, Berkman to second.
Carlos Lee :Lee singled to center, Berkman scored, Pence to third.
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Keppinger grounded into fielder's choice to third, Lee out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Derrek Lee :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lee flied out to center.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Foul, Ramirez homered to left center.
Marlon Byrd :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Byrd grounded out to shortstop.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Soriano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Chris Johnson :Ball, Foul, Foul, Johnson homered to center.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Castro grounded out to shortstop.
Wesley Wright :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Wright flied out to right.
Michael Bourn :Ball, Strike swinging, Bourn singled to left center.
Angel Sanchez :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Bourn stole second, Strike swinging, Sanchez popped out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Geovany Soto :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Soto reached on an infield single.
Ryan Theriot :Ball, Strike looking, Theriot safe at first on 2nd baseman Keppinger throwing error, Soto to third, Theriot to second
Xavier Nady hit for Ryan Dempster.
Xavier Nady :Strike looking, Foul, Nady struck out swinging, Soto scored, Theriot to third on passed ball.
Tyler Colvin :Colvin hit by pitch.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Castro grounded out to second, Theriot scored, Colvin to second.
Derrek Lee :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lee walked.
Aramis Ramirez :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ramirez homered to left center, Colvin and Lee scored.
Marlon Byrd :Ball, Foul, Ball, Byrd singled to center.
Wilton Lopez relieved Wesley Wright.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Foul, Byrd to second on balk, Strike looking, Ball, Soriano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 6th
Andrew Cashner pitching:
Lance Berkman :Ball, Berkman grounded out to first.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Pence lined out to shortstop.
Carlos Lee :Lee grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Chris Sampson pitching:
Geovany Soto :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Soto homered to center.
Ryan Theriot :Theriot grounded out to shortstop.
Andrew Cashner :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Cashner struck out swinging.
Tim Byrdak relieved Chris Sampson.
Tyler Colvin :Strike swinging, Colvin popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Andrew Cashner pitching:
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Keppinger popped out to first.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
Jason Castro :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Castro grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Pedro Feliz at third
Brandon Lyon pitching:
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Castro doubled to deep center.
Derrek Lee :Lee doubled to deep left center, Castro scored.
Aramis Ramirez :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ramirez struck out on foul tip.
Marlon Byrd :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Byrd flied out to right, Lee to third.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Soriano singled to center, Lee scored.
Geovany Soto :Soto lined out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Sean Marshall pitching:
Pedro Feliz :Feliz grounded out to third.
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Strike looking, Bourn struck out swinging.
Angel Sanchez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Sanchez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Gary Majewski pitching:
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Theriot grounded out to pitcher
Kosuke Fukudome hit for Sean Marshall.
Kosuke Fukudome :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Fukudome walked.
Tyler Colvin :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Colvin singled to left center, Fukudome to second.
Starlin Castro :Castro reached on an infield single, Fukudome to third, Colvin to second.
Derrek Lee :Strike swinging, Lee singled to left center, Fukudome and Colvin scored, Castro to second.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ramirez homered to left center, Castro and Lee scored.
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Strike looking, Byrd grounded out to shortstop.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Soriano safe at first on shortstop Sanchez fielding error.
Geovany Soto :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Soto struck out looking.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 9th
Carlos Marmol pitching:
Lance Berkman :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Berkman struck out swinging.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Ball, Pence flied out to deep right.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Lee grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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