MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Pittsburgh

Astros 1st
Zach Duke pitching:
Jason Bourgeois :Strike looking, Ball, Bourgeois safe at first on shortstop Cedeno fielding error.
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Ball, Bourgeois to second on wild pitch, Foul, Ball, Keppinger grounded out to third.
Hunter Pence :Strike swinging, Pence popped out to second.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Lee grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Pirates 1st
Bud Norris pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, McCutchen safe at first on shortstop Manzella throwing error.
Jose Tabata :Tabata grounded into double play shortstop to first, McCutchen out at second.
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Walker walked.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Jones walked, Walker to second.
Pedro Alvarez :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Walker to third, Jones to second on wild pitch, Alvarez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 2nd
Zach Duke pitching:
Jason Michaels :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Michaels ground-rule doubled to left.
Chris Johnson :Johnson singled to center, Michaels scored.
Tommy Manzella :Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Manzella struck out swinging.
Humberto Quintero :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Quintero flied out to left.
Bud Norris :Ball, Ball, Ball, Norris walked, Johnson to second.
Jason Bourgeois :Foul, Bourgeois grounded into fielder's choice to third, Norris out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Bud Norris pitching:
Ryan Doumit :Ball, Ball, Foul, Doumit flied out to deep center.
John Bowker :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bowker safe at first on catcher Quintero fielding error.
Ronny Cedeno :Cedeno singled to left, Bowker to second.
Zach Duke :Ball, Bowker picked off at second, catcher to shortstop, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Duke struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Astros 3rd
Zach Duke pitching:
Jeff Keppinger :Keppinger flied out to center.
Hunter Pence :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pence fouled out to third.
Carlos Lee :Strike looking, Foul, Lee grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Bud Norris pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, McCutchen singled to left.
Jose Tabata :Pickoff attempt, McCutchen to second on Norris throwing error, Strike looking, Tabata popped bunt out to catcher.
Neil Walker :Ball, Ball, Ball, Walker walked.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Jones struck out swinging.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Alvarez homered to right, McCutchen and Walker scored.
Ryan Doumit :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Doumit struck out looking.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 4th
Zach Duke pitching:
Jason Michaels :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Michaels flied out to right.
Chris Johnson :Foul, Ball, Ball, Johnson singled to right.
Tommy Manzella :Manzella doubled to left, Johnson to third.
Humberto Quintero :Quintero doubled to left, Johnson and Manzella scored.
Bud Norris :Strike looking, Foul, Norris grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Bourgeois :Strike looking, Bourgeois flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Bud Norris pitching:
John Bowker :Foul, Bowker grounded out to pitcher.
Ronny Cedeno :Foul, Cedeno grounded out to second.
Zach Duke :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Duke struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Alex Presley in right
Zach Duke pitching:
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Keppinger grounded out to third.
Hunter Pence :Pence singled to center.
Carlos Lee :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Lee flied out to right.
Jason Michaels :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pence picked off at second, pitcher to first to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Bud Norris pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, McCutchen doubled to center.
Jose Tabata :Foul, Tabata singled to center, McCutchen scored.
Neil Walker :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Walker singled to left, Tabata to second.
Garrett Jones :Jones popped out to shortstop.
Pedro Alvarez :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Alvarez struck out looking.
Ryan Doumit :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Doumit singled to left, Tabata scored, Walker to second.
Alex Presley :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Presley struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Zach Duke pitching:
Jason Michaels :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Michaels grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
Tommy Manzella :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Manzella struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Jeff Fulchino pitching:
Ronny Cedeno :Ball, Foul, Foul, Cedeno flied out to right.
Zach Duke :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Duke struck out swinging.
Andrew McCutchen :McCutchen flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Zach Duke pitching:
Humberto Quintero :Quintero singled to right.
Jeff Fulchino :.
Matt Downs :Downs flied out to left.
Jason Bourgeois :Ball, Ball, Foul, Bourgeois grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Quintero out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Jose Tabata :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Tabata grounded out to first.
Neil Walker :Ball, Ball, Foul, Walker flied out to center.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Jones grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Evan Meek pitching:
Jeff Keppinger :Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Keppinger struck out swinging.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pence struck out swinging.
Carlos Lee :Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Lee walked.
Jason Michaels :Strike looking, Strike looking, Michaels grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Pedro Alvarez :Alvarez singled to center.
Ryan Doumit :Foul, Strike looking, Doumit struck out swinging.
Alex Presley :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Presley doubled to left, Alvarez to third.
Ronny Cedeno :Ball, Ball, Alvarez scored, Presley to third on wild pitch, Foul, Foul, Cedeno grounded out to third
Delwyn Young hit for Evan Meek.
Delwyn Young :Young grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Joel Hanrahan pitching:
Chris Johnson :Johnson grounded out to shortstop
Anderson Hernandez hit for Tommy Manzella.
Anderson Hernandez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Hernandez walked.
Humberto Quintero :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Quintero struck out swinging
Brian Bogusevic hit for Matt Lindstrom.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Hernandez to second on fielder's indifference, Bogusevic doubled to right, Hernandez scored.
Jason Bourgeois :.
Geoff Blum :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Blum grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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