MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Pittsburgh

Astros 1st
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Michael Bourn :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bourn singled to center.
Jeff Keppinger :Pickoff attempt, Keppinger flied out to left.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pence singled to left, Bourn to second.
Carlos Lee :Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt to third, Lee grounded into double play pitcher to second to first, Pence out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Alex Presley :Strike looking, Presley grounded out to shortstop.
Chase D'Arnaud :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, D'Arnaud flied out to right.
Matt Diaz :Ball, Diaz singled to right.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, McCutchen popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Brett Wallace :Foul, Strike looking, Wallace flied out to left.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Johnson struck out swinging.
Clint Barmes :Foul, Strike swinging, Barmes flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Neil Walker :Walker flied out to right.
Lyle Overbay :Ball, Foul, Overbay singled to right.
Brandon Wood :Wood homered to right, Overbay scored.
Michael McKenry :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, McKenry grounded out to third.
Jeff Karstens :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Karstens struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Jeff Karstens pitching:
J.R. Towles :Ball, Towles flied out to left.
Wandy Rodriguez :Strike looking, Foul, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bourn grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Alex Presley :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Presley struck out looking.
Chase D'Arnaud :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, D'Arnaud struck out swinging.
Matt Diaz :Diaz grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Strike looking, Keppinger grounded out to third.
Hunter Pence :Pence grounded out to third.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Strike looking, Lee doubled to left.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Wallace flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, McCutchen struck out swinging.
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Walker doubled to left.
Lyle Overbay :Overbay popped out to shortstop.
Brandon Wood :Ball, Ball, Wood singled to center, Walker scored.
Michael McKenry :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, McKenry grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Johnson grounded out to shortstop.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Barmes homered to left.
J.R. Towles :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Towles lined out to shortstop.
Wandy Rodriguez :Rodriguez flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Jeff Karstens :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Karstens walked.
Alex Presley :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Presley struck out swinging.
Chase D'Arnaud :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, D'Arnaud struck out swinging.
Matt Diaz :Strike looking, Diaz doubled to right, Karstens to third.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, McCutchen grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Bourn flied out to left.
Jeff Keppinger :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Keppinger flied out to left.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pence singled to center.
Carlos Lee :Lee flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Neil Walker :Ball, Ball, Walker reached on an infield single.
Lyle Overbay :Overbay singled to center, Walker to second.
Brandon Wood :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Wood walked, Walker to third, Overbay to second.
Michael McKenry :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, McKenry hit sacrifice fly to right, Walker scored, Overbay to third.
Jeff Karstens :Ball, Strike looking, Karstens sacrificed to pitcher, Overbay scored, Wood to second.
Alex Presley :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Presley grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Wallace grounded out to second.
Chris Johnson :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Johnson flied out to center.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Barmes singled to right.
J.R. Towles :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Towles struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Fernando Rodriguez pitching:
Chase D'Arnaud :Ball, Foul, Ball, D'Arnaud grounded out to shortstop.
Matt Diaz :Strike looking, Ball, Diaz singled to left.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Foul, Diaz caught stealing,pitcher to first to shortstop, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, McCutchen walked.
Neil Walker :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Walker flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Angel Sanchez hit for Fernando Rodriguez
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Angel Sanchez :Ball, Strike looking, Sanchez singled to center
Xavier Paul in right.
Michael Bourn :Foul, Foul, Bourn singled to center, Sanchez to second.
Jeff Keppinger :Ball, Keppinger grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Sanchez to third, Bourn out at second.
Hunter Pence :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pence struck out swinging.
Carlos Lee :Lee grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Aneury Rodriguez pitching:
Lyle Overbay :Foul, Overbay grounded out to second.
Brandon Wood :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Wood struck out looking.
Michael McKenry :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, McKenry flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Chris Resop pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Wallace struck out looking.
Chris Johnson :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Foul, Barmes popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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