MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Brett Myers pitching:
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Ball, Theriot flied out to center.
Colby Rasmus :Ball, Ball, Foul, Rasmus singled to center.
Albert Pujols :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pujols popped out to first.
Lance Berkman :Strike looking, Berkman homered to center, Rasmus scored.
Allen Craig :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Craig struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Michael Bourn :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Bourn grounded out to shortstop.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Barmes grounded out to shortstop.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Pence reached on an infield single.
Carlos Lee :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lee homered to left, Pence scored.
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Keppinger grounded out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Brett Myers pitching:
Yadier Molina :Strike looking, Molina lined out to right.
Skip Schumaker :Strike looking, Ball, Schumaker singled to right.
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Descalso struck out swinging.
Jake Westbrook :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Westbrook struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Brett Wallace :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Wallace singled to center.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
J.R. Towles :Ball, Towles grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Wallace out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Brett Myers pitching:
Ryan Theriot :Theriot flied out to right.
Colby Rasmus :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Rasmus grounded out to first.
Albert Pujols :Strike looking, Pujols flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Brett Myers :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Myers struck out swinging.
Michael Bourn :Ball, Strike looking, Bourn singled to center.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Barmes flied out to right.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Ball, Pence singled to right, Bourn to second.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Lee walked, Bourn to third, Pence to second.
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Keppinger flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Brett Myers pitching:
Lance Berkman :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Berkman grounded out to second.
Jon Jay :Jay flied out to left.
Yadier Molina :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Molina reached on an infield single.
Skip Schumaker :Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Schumaker singled to left, Molina to third.
Daniel Descalso :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Intentional ball, Descalso intentionally walked, Schumaker to second.
Jake Westbrook :Westbrook doubled to deep center, Molina, Schumaker and Descalso scored.
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Theriot struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Brett Wallace :Ball, Ball, Ball, Wallace walked.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Johnson lined out to second.
J.R. Towles :Ball, Strike (foul tip), Wallace caught stealing,catcher to second, Towles doubled to center.
Brett Myers :Ball, Strike looking, Myers grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Brett Myers pitching:
Colby Rasmus :Rasmus flied out to left.
Albert Pujols :Strike looking, Pujols flied out to deep center.
Lance Berkman :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Michael Bourn :Ball, Foul, Bourn flied out to center.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Barmes grounded out to pitcher.
Hunter Pence :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pence walked.
Carlos Lee :Lee grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Brett Myers pitching:
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Jay grounded out to second.
Yadier Molina :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Molina grounded out to third.
Skip Schumaker :Foul, Strike swinging, Schumaker grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Jake Westbrook pitching:
Jeff Keppinger :Foul, Keppinger singled softly to right.
Brett Wallace :Foul, Strike looking, Wallace struck out swinging.
Chris Johnson :Foul, Johnson singled to left, Keppinger to second.
J.R. Towles :Strike looking, Foul, Towles safe at first on shortstop Theriot fielding error, Keppinger to third, Johnson to second.
Jason Motte relieved Jake Westbrook
Matt Downs hit for Brett Myers.
Matt Downs :Strike looking, Strike looking, Downs hit by pitch, Keppinger scored, Johnson to third, Towles to second.
Michael Bourn :Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Bourn struck out on foul tip.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Barmes grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Downs out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Cardinals 7th
Sergio Escalona pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Descalso struck out swinging
Tyler Greene hit for Jason Motte.
Enerio Del Rosario relieved Sergio Escalona.
Tyler Greene :Strike looking, Foul, Greene struck out looking.
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Theriot grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Miguel Batista pitching:
Hunter Pence :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Pence popped out to first.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lee walked.
Jeff Keppinger :Keppinger popped out to second.
Trever Miller relieved Miguel Batista.
Brett Wallace :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Wallace grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Enerio Del Rosario pitching:
Colby Rasmus :Ball, Rasmus grounded out to first.
Albert Pujols :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pujols homered hard to left center.
Lance Berkman :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Berkman walked.
Jon Jay :Pickoff attempt, Jay lined out to left.
Yadier Molina :Molina flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Eduardo Sanchez pitching:
Chris Johnson :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Johnson walked.
J.R. Towles :Ball, Ball, Johnson to second on wild pitch, Ball, Strike looking, Towles walked
Jason Michaels in left
Matt Carpenter at third.
Jason Michaels :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Michaels walked, Johnson to third, Towles to second.
Michael Bourn :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Bourn struck out swinging.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Strike looking, Barmes flied out to center.
Hunter Pence :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Pence struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Fernando Rodriguez pitching:
Skip Schumaker :Foul, Strike swinging, Schumaker flied out to center.
Daniel Descalso :Foul, Descalso reached on an infield single.
Matt Carpenter :Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Carpenter struck out swinging.
Ryan Theriot :Foul, Ball, Descalso to second on passed ball, Ball, Theriot doubled to right, Descalso scored.
Colby Rasmus :Strike looking, Strike looking, Rasmus struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Fernando Salas pitching:
Carlos Lee :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Lee doubled to center.
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Keppinger popped out to first.
Brett Wallace :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Wallace lined out to shortstop.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Johnson ground-rule doubled to right, Lee scored
Jason Bourgeois in right.
Jason Bourgeois :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bourgeois struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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