MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. Chicago

Pirates 1st
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, McCutchen safe at first on 2nd baseman Baker fielding error.
Jose Tabata :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Tabata lined out to center.
Neil Walker :Pickoff attempt, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Walker struck out swinging.
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Jones singled to right, McCutchen to second.
Pedro Alvarez :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Alvarez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Cubs 1st
Paul Maholm pitching:
Jeff Baker :Baker grounded out to pitcher.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Castro doubled to center.
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Byrd singled to left, Castro scored.
Aramis Ramirez :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Byrd stole second, Ramirez hit by pitch.
Xavier Nady :Foul, Ball, Nady flied out to right.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Ball, Soriano doubled to deep left center, Byrd scored, Ramirez to third.
Tyler Colvin :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Colvin grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 2nd
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Ryan Doumit :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Doumit flied out to deep center.
Lastings Milledge :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Milledge grounded out to shortstop.
Ronny Cedeno :Foul, Foul, Ball, Cedeno struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Paul Maholm pitching:
Koyie Hill :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Hill grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos Zambrano :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Zambrano struck out swinging.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Ball, Baker singled to center.
Starlin Castro :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Castro grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Paul Maholm :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Maholm struck out swinging.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, McCutchen walked.
Jose Tabata :Ball, Foul, Foul, Tabata struck out swinging.
Neil Walker :Ball, McCutchen stole second, Ball, Walker grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Paul Maholm pitching:
Marlon Byrd :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Byrd struck out swinging.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Ball, Ramirez flied out to right.
Xavier Nady :Strike looking, Foul, Nady struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Garrett Jones :Jones singled to deep right, Jones out at second.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Alvarez grounded out to shortstop.
Ryan Doumit :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Doumit walked.
Lastings Milledge :Milledge grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Paul Maholm pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Ball, Soriano walked.
Tyler Colvin :Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Colvin singled to right, Soriano to second.
Koyie Hill :Hill singled to left, Soriano scored, Colvin to second.
Carlos Zambrano :Zambrano sacrificed to pitcher, Colvin to third, Hill to second.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Baker doubled to left, Colvin and Hill scored.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Castro singled to left, Baker to third.
Marlon Byrd :Foul, Byrd doubled to right, Baker scored, Castro to third.
Sean Gallagher relieved Paul Maholm.
Aramis Ramirez :Ramirez singled to right, Castro and Byrd scored, Ramirez to second.
Xavier Nady :Strike looking, Ball, Nady doubled to right, Ramirez scored.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging.
Tyler Colvin :Ball, Colvin flied out to left.
End of Inning (7 Runs, 7 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Ronny Cedeno :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cedeno flied out to center
Andy LaRoche hit for Sean Gallagher.
Andy LaRoche :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, LaRoche struck out looking.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, McCutchen walked.
Jose Tabata :Foul, Tabata grounded into fielder's choice to pitcher, McCutchen out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Brian Burres pitching:
Koyie Hill :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Hill singled to center.
Carlos Zambrano :Ball, Zambrano homered to left, Hill scored.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Baker walked.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Castro doubled to deep left, Baker to third.
Marlon Byrd :Foul, Byrd grounded out to third.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Foul, Ramirez doubled to left, Baker and Castro scored.
Xavier Nady :Ball, Nady singled to right, Ramirez to third.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Soriano popped out to second.
Tyler Colvin :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Colvin struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
Darwin Barney at second
Micah Hoffpauir at first
Carlos Zambrano pitching:
Neil Walker :Ball, Ball, Walker safe at first on left fielder Soriano fielding error, Walker to third.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Jones struck out swinging.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Strike swinging, Alvarez doubled to center, Walker scored.
Ryan Doumit :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Doumit walked.
Thomas Diamond relieved Carlos Zambrano.
Lastings Milledge :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Milledge struck out swinging.
Ronny Cedeno :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Cedeno grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Cubs 6th
Brian Burres pitching:
Koyie Hill :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Hill grounded out to third.
Thomas Diamond :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Diamond struck out swinging.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Foul, Ball, Baker grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
Thomas Diamond pitching:
Brian Burres :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Burres struck out on foul tip.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Strike looking, McCutchen struck out looking.
Jose Tabata :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Tabata flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Brian Burres pitching:
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Castro grounded out to shortstop.
Marlon Byrd :Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Byrd struck out swinging.
Micah Hoffpauir :Ball, Hoffpauir doubled to right.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Barney doubled to left, Hoffpauir scored.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Soriano lined out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 8th
James Russell pitching:
Neil Walker :Ball, Walker doubled to left.
Garrett Jones :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Jones reached on an infield single, Walker to third.
Pedro Alvarez :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Alvarez struck out swinging.
Ryan Doumit :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Doumit reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Walker scored, Jones out at second.
Lastings Milledge :Ball, Strike swinging, Milledge popped out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Wil Ledezma pitching:
Tyler Colvin :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Colvin struck out swinging.
Koyie Hill :Foul, Strike looking, Hill grounded out to third.
James Russell :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Russell struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Scott Maine pitching:
Ronny Cedeno :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Cedeno singled to left
Argenis Diaz hit for Wil Ledezma.
Argenis Diaz :Strike looking, Diaz flied out to right.
Andrew McCutchen :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, McCutchen struck out looking.
Jose Tabata :Ball, Tabata grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Cedeno out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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