MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Bud Norris pitching:
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Jay grounded out to shortstop.
Colby Rasmus :Foul, Ball, Rasmus flied out to center.
Matt Holliday :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Holliday struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bourn grounded out to second.
Angel Sanchez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Sanchez grounded out to second.
Hunter Pence :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pence grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Bud Norris pitching:
Lance Berkman :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Berkman singled to right.
David Freese :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Freese struck out swinging, Berkman caught stealing,catcher to second.
Yadier Molina :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Molina walked.
Nick Punto :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Punto flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Carlos Lee :Lee grounded out to third.
Bill Hall :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Hall struck out swinging.
Brett Wallace :Wallace singled to right.
Chris Johnson :Foul, Strike swinging, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Bud Norris pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Descalso doubled to center.
Jaime Garcia :Ball, Ball, Garcia grounded bunt out to catcher.
Jon Jay :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Jay grounded out to shortstop, Descalso to third.
Colby Rasmus :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Rasmus struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Humberto Quintero :Ball, Foul, Strike (missed bunt), Quintero reached on an infield single.
Bud Norris :Strike (missed bunt), Norris sacrificed to pitcher, Quintero to second.
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Bourn struck out swinging.
Angel Sanchez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Quintero to third on wild pitch, Sanchez grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Bud Norris pitching:
Matt Holliday :Holliday lined out to right.
Lance Berkman :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Berkman struck out swinging.
David Freese :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Freese safe at first on shortstop Sanchez fielding error.
Yadier Molina :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Molina singled to right, Freese to second.
Nick Punto :Ball, Ball, Punto doubled to right, Freese scored, Molina to third.
Daniel Descalso :Strike looking, Descalso tripled to deep right, Molina and Punto scored.
Jaime Garcia :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Garcia grounded out to first.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)
Astros 4th
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Hunter Pence :Ball, Pence homered to left.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Lee grounded out to pitcher.
Bill Hall :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Hall walked.
Brett Wallace :Pickoff attempt, Foul, Hall caught stealing,pitcher to first to shortstop, Ball, Strike swinging, Wallace struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Bud Norris pitching:
Jon Jay :Ball, Ball, Jay grounded out to first.
Colby Rasmus :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Rasmus flied out to deep center.
Matt Holliday :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Holliday singled to left.
Lance Berkman :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Johnson singled to left.
Humberto Quintero :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Quintero struck out swinging, Johnson to second on wild pitch.
Bud Norris :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Norris grounded out to third.
Michael Bourn :Ball, Bourn grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Bud Norris pitching:
David Freese :Freese doubled to deep right.
Yadier Molina :Foul, Ball, Molina reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Freese out at third.
Nick Punto :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Punto struck out swinging, Molina stole second, Molina to third on Quintero throwing error.
Daniel Descalso :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Descalso intentionally walked.
Jaime Garcia :Foul, Foul, Ball, Garcia struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Astros 6th
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Angel Sanchez :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Sanchez reached on an infield single.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Strike looking, Pence struck out swinging.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Lee safe at first on 3rd baseman Freese fielding error, Sanchez to second.
Bill Hall :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Hall walked, Sanchez to third, Lee to second.
Brett Wallace :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Wallace singled to left, Sanchez scored, Lee to third, Hall to second.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Foul, Ball, Johnson singled to center, Lee and Hall scored, Wallace to second.
Humberto Quintero :Foul, Strike swinging, Quintero flied out to right
Joe Inglett hit for Bud Norris.
Joe Inglett :Ball, Inglett grounded out to first.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Cardinals 7th
Fernando Abad pitching:
Jon Jay :.
Tyler Greene :Foul, Strike looking, Greene hit by pitch.
Colby Rasmus :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Rasmus popped out to shortstop.
Matt Holliday :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Holliday walked, Greene to second.
Lance Berkman :Berkman popped out to first.
David Freese :Ball, Strike looking, Greene stole third, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Freese struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Miguel Batista pitching:
Michael Bourn :Bourn reached on bunt single to third.
Angel Sanchez :Sanchez sacrificed to first, Bourn to second.
Hunter Pence :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Pence singled to center, Bourn to third, Pence to second advancing on throw.
Carlos Lee :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Lee intentionally walked.
Bill Hall :Hall grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Lee out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Jeff Fulchino pitching:
Yadier Molina :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Molina singled to center.
Nick Punto :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Punto sacrificed to pitcher, Molina to second.
Daniel Descalso :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Descalso doubled to left, Molina scored.
Miguel Batista :.
Mark Hamilton :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Hamilton flied out to left.
Tyler Greene :.
Albert Pujols :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Pujols intentionally walked.
Colby Rasmus :Ball, Rasmus fouled out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Trever Miller pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Wallace singled to center.
Chris Johnson :Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Bourgeois picked off at first, catcher to first, Johnson struck out looking.
Humberto Quintero :Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Quintero struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Brandon Lyon pitching:
Matt Holliday :Foul, Ball, Holliday doubled to right.
Lance Berkman :Berkman doubled to center, Holliday scored.
David Freese :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Freese struck out swinging.
Yadier Molina :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Molina grounded out to shortstop.
Nick Punto :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Punto grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Brian Bogusevic hit for Brandon Lyon
Mitchell Boggs pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Foul, Ball, Bogusevic singled to right.
Michael Bourn :Ball, Bogusevic to second on passed ball, Bourn safe at first on Boggs fielding error, Bogusevic to third.
Angel Sanchez :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Bogusevic scored on wild pitch, Pickoff attempt, Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt, Sanchez singled to right, Bourn to second.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Pence singled to right, Bourn to third, Sanchez to second.
Carlos Lee :Strike swinging, Lee popped out to first.
Bill Hall :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Hall singled to left, Bourn scored, Sanchez to third, Pence to second