MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. Houston

Pirates 1st
J.A. Happ pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, McCutchen fouled out to right.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Jones grounded out to second.
Jose Tabata :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Tabata struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Michael Bourn :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Bourn struck out on foul tip.
Angel Sanchez :Sanchez flied out to right.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Strike looking, Pence safe at first on 3rd baseman Alvarez fielding error.
Carlos Lee :Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Lee grounded into fielder's choice to third, Pence out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Pirates 2nd
J.A. Happ pitching:
Pedro Alvarez :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Alvarez struck out swinging.
Neil Walker :Ball, Walker popped out to second.
Lastings Milledge :Strike looking, Ball, Milledge flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Keppinger grounded out to shortstop.
Brett Wallace :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Wallace struck out swinging.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Johnson singled to left.
Jason Castro :Castro singled to center, Johnson to second.
J.A. Happ :Ball, Strike looking, Happ grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
J.A. Happ pitching:
Chris Snyder :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Snyder reached on an infield single.
Argenis Diaz :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Snyder to second on wild pitch, Ball, Ball, Foul, Diaz walked.
Jeff Karstens :Strike looking, Karstens popped out to pitcher.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, McCutchen struck out on foul tip.
Garrett Jones :Foul, Jones fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bourn flied out to center.
Angel Sanchez :Strike looking, Ball, Sanchez grounded out to catcher.
Hunter Pence :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pence singled to center.
Carlos Lee :Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pence stole second, Lee singled to center, Pence scored.
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Keppinger lined out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
J.A. Happ pitching:
Jose Tabata :Tabata singled to center.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Alvarez walked, Tabata to second.
Neil Walker :Walker sacrificed to pitcher, Tabata to third, Alvarez to second.
Lastings Milledge :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Milledge singled to center, Tabata scored, Alvarez to third.
Chris Snyder :Ball, Strike looking, Snyder hit sacrifice fly to right, Alvarez scored.
Argenis Diaz :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Foul, Diaz struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Wallace flied out to right.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Johnson flied out to left.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Castro struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
J.A. Happ pitching:
Jeff Karstens :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Karstens struck out swinging.
Andrew McCutchen :McCutchen flied out to right.
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Jones grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
J.A. Happ :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Happ struck out looking.
Michael Bourn :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Bourn struck out swinging.
Angel Sanchez :Sanchez flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
J.A. Happ pitching:
Jose Tabata :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Tabata flied out to center.
Pedro Alvarez :Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Alvarez walked.
Neil Walker :Ball, Ball, Ball, Walker walked, Alvarez to second.
Lastings Milledge :Ball, Foul, Milledge hit into double play, Alvarez out at third, Walker out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Hunter Pence :Pence ground-rule doubled to center.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Foul, Strike (foul tip), Lee flied out to right, Pence to third.
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Keppinger hit sacrifice fly to right, Pence scored.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Wallace hit by pitch.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Johnson reached on an infield single, Wallace to second.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Castro singled to right, Wallace scored, Johnson to third advancing on throw
Pedro Feliz hit for J.A. Happ.
Sean Gallagher relieved Jeff Karstens.
Pedro Feliz :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Feliz doubled to center, Johnson and Castro scored.
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Bourn struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
Mark Melancon pitching:
Chris Snyder :Strike looking, Foul, Snyder struck out looking.
Argenis Diaz :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Diaz struck out looking
Andy LaRoche hit for Sean Gallagher.
Andy LaRoche :LaRoche grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Daniel McCutchen pitching:
Angel Sanchez :Sanchez doubled to left.
Hunter Pence :Foul, Ball, Pence doubled to center, Sanchez scored.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Ball, Lee flied out to left, Pence to third.
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Keppinger hit sacrifice fly to center, Pence scored.
Wil Ledezma relieved Daniel McCutchen.
Brett Wallace :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Wallace grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 8th
Mark Melancon pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, McCutchen hit by pitch.
Tim Byrdak relieved Mark Melancon.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Jones grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, McCutchen out at second.
Jose Tabata :Tabata flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Chan Ho Park pitching:
Chris Johnson :Johnson homered to left.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Castro grounded out to second.
Tim Byrdak :Foul, Strike swinging, Byrdak grounded out to first.
Michael Bourn :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Bourn walked.
Angel Sanchez :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Sanchez grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Bourn out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Tim Byrdak pitching:
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Alvarez walked.
Neil Walker :Ball, Walker singled to left, Alvarez to second.
Jeff Fulchino relieved Tim Byrdak.
Lastings Milledge :Ball, Ball, Milledge flied out to center.
Chris Snyder :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Snyder struck out swinging.
Argenis Diaz :.
Delwyn Young :Young grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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