MLB Play by Play - Washington vs. Houston

Nationals 1st
J.A. Happ pitching:
Danny Espinosa :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Espinosa popped out to second.
Ian Desmond :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Desmond doubled to right.
Ryan Zimmerman :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Zimmerman struck out swinging.
Michael Morse :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Morse walked.
Jayson Werth :Ball, Ball, Ball, Werth walked, Desmond to third, Morse to second.
Wilson Ramos :Ball, Ramos flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jordan Zimmermann pitching:
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Bourn struck out swinging.
Angel Sanchez :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Sanchez grounded out to pitcher.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Wallace struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 2nd
J.A. Happ pitching:
Roger Bernadina :Strike looking, Bernadina singled to center.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Hairston flied out to left.
Jordan Zimmermann :Bunt foul, Zimmermann sacrificed to pitcher, Bernadina to second.
Danny Espinosa :Strike looking, Espinosa grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jordan Zimmermann pitching:
Hunter Pence :Ball, Pence grounded out to third.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lee singled to center.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Johnson flied out to right.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Foul, Barmes homered to left, Lee scored.
Humberto Quintero :Ball, Strike swinging, Quintero grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 3rd
J.A. Happ pitching:
Ian Desmond :Foul, Ball, Ball, Desmond flied out to right.
Ryan Zimmerman :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Zimmerman walked.
Michael Morse :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Morse homered to left, Zimmerman scored.
Jayson Werth :Foul, Strike looking, Werth struck out swinging.
Wilson Ramos :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ramos popped out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jordan Zimmermann pitching:
J.A. Happ :Strike looking, Ball, Happ safe at first on 3rd baseman Zimmerman throwing error.
Michael Bourn :Foul, Strike looking, Bourn struck out swinging.
Angel Sanchez :Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sanchez struck out swinging.
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Wallace flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Nationals 4th
J.A. Happ pitching:
Roger Bernadina :Foul, Bernadina popped out to first.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Strike looking, Hairston doubled to deep left.
Jordan Zimmermann :Zimmermann grounded out to pitcher.
Danny Espinosa :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Espinosa grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jordan Zimmermann pitching:
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Pence struck out swinging.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Lee singled to left center.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Johnson doubled to left, Lee to third.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Barmes singled to center, Lee scored, Johnson to third.
Humberto Quintero :Strike swinging, Ball, Quintero reached on bunt single to first, Johnson scored, Barmes to second.
J.A. Happ :Happ sacrificed to pitcher, Barmes to third, Quintero to second.
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Bourn doubled to left, Barmes and Quintero scored.
Angel Sanchez :Ball, Ball, Sanchez grounded out to third.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 5th
J.A. Happ pitching:
Ian Desmond :Strike looking, Desmond flied out to center.
Ryan Zimmerman :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Zimmerman grounded out to shortstop.
Michael Morse :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Morse doubled to right.
Jayson Werth :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Werth struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jordan Zimmermann pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Wallace flied out to left.
Hunter Pence :Strike looking, Pence flied out to right.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Strike looking, Lee flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 6th
J.A. Happ pitching:
Wilson Ramos :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ramos singled to center.
Roger Bernadina :Strike looking, Bernadina fouled out to first.
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Ball, Hairston homered to left, Ramos scored
Alex Cora hit for Jordan Zimmermann.
Alex Cora :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Cora walked.
Danny Espinosa :Espinosa flied out to left.
Ian Desmond :Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Cora to second on wild pitch, Desmond singled to center, Cora scored.
Ryan Zimmerman :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Zimmerman struck out looking.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Todd Coffey pitching:
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Barmes flied out to center.
Humberto Quintero :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Quintero singled to left
Brian Bogusevic hit for Fernando Rodriguez.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bogusevic walked, Quintero to second.
Michael Bourn :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Bourn singled to left, Quintero scored, Bogusevic to second.
Angel Sanchez :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sanchez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 7th
David Carpenter pitching:
Michael Morse :Morse ground-rule doubled to center.
Jayson Werth :Ball, Ball, Werth singled to left, Morse to third.
Wilson Ramos :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ramos grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Morse scored, Werth out at second.
Roger Bernadina :Foul, Ball, Bernadina grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Sean Burnett pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Wallace grounded out to second.
Hunter Pence :Ball, Pence grounded out to second.
Carlos Lee :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Lee walked.
Chris Johnson :Foul, Johnson singled to right, Lee to third.
Clint Barmes :Barmes flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Nationals 8th
David Carpenter pitching:
Jerry Hairston Jr.:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Hairston singled to deep left, Hairston out at second
Laynce Nix hit for Sean Burnett.
Sergio Escalona relieved David Carpenter.
Laynce Nix :Ball, Nix grounded out to shortstop.
Wilton Lopez relieved Sergio Escalona.
Danny Espinosa :Foul, Foul, Espinosa struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Ryan Mattheus pitching:
Humberto Quintero :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Quintero grounded out to shortstop
Jason Michaels hit for Wilton Lopez.
Jason Michaels :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Michaels flied out to center.
Michael Bourn :Ball, Bourn doubled to right.
Angel Sanchez :Sanchez flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Nationals 9th
Mark Melancon pitching:
Ian Desmond :Ball, Ball, Desmond popped out to shortstop.
Ryan Zimmerman :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Zimmerman grounded out to second.
Michael Morse :Morse hit by pitch
Rick Ankiel ran for Michael Morse.
Jayson Werth :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Werth walked, Ankiel to second.
Wilson Ramos :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ramos struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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