MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. St. Louis

Cubs 1st
Kyle Lohse pitching:
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Castro safe at first on 3rd baseman Descalso fielding error.
Darwin Barney :Barney sacrificed to pitcher, Castro to second.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Ramirez walked.
Carlos Pena :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Pena walked, Castro to third, Ramirez to second.
Marlon Byrd :Byrd popped out to second.
Geovany Soto :Strike looking, Soto doubled to center, Castro and Ramirez scored, Pena to third.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Strike looking, Soriano homered to left, Pena and Soto scored.
Tyler Colvin :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Colvin struck out swinging.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Cardinals 1st
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Ryan Theriot :Theriot singled to right, Theriot caught stealing,catcher to shortstop.
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Jay lined out to left.
Albert Pujols :Strike looking, Ball, Pujols homered to left.
Matt Holliday :Strike looking, Holliday doubled to center.
David Freese :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Freese walked.
Skip Schumaker :Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Schumaker singled to center, Holliday scored, Freese to third.
Yadier Molina :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Molina flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
Kyle Lohse pitching:
Rodrigo Lopez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Lopez grounded out to pitcher.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Castro popped out to second.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Barney flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 2nd
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Descalso struck out swinging.
Kyle Lohse :Strike looking, Lohse lined out to right.
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Theriot grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 3rd
Kyle Lohse pitching:
Aramis Ramirez :Ramirez flied out to left.
Carlos Pena :Pena grounded out to first.
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Byrd flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 3rd
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Jon Jay :Ball, Jay lined out to center.
Albert Pujols :Strike looking, Pujols reached on an infield single.
Matt Holliday :Pickoff attempt, Holliday flied out to center, Pujols to second.
David Freese :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Freese grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
Kyle Lohse pitching:
Geovany Soto :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Soto struck out swinging.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging.
Tyler Colvin :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Colvin grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 4th
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Skip Schumaker :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Schumaker singled to center.
Yadier Molina :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Molina grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Schumaker out at second.
Daniel Descalso :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Descalso struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 5th
Kyle Lohse pitching:
Rodrigo Lopez :Lopez grounded out to pitcher.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Castro grounded out to third.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Barney safe at first on 3rd baseman Freese throwing error.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ramirez flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Cardinals 5th
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Kyle Lohse :Strike looking, Lohse grounded out to third.
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Ball, Theriot singled softly to right.
Jon Jay :Foul, Ball, Jay doubled to center, Theriot to third.
Albert Pujols :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Pujols walked.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Holliday walked, Theriot scored, Jay to third, Pujols to second.
David Freese :Ball, Foul, Freese reached on fielder's choice to second, Jay and Pujols scored, Holliday out at second.
Skip Schumaker :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Schumaker walked, Freese to second.
Yadier Molina :Ball, Molina singled to center, Freese scored, Schumaker to third, Molina to second advancing on throw.
Daniel Descalso :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Descalso intentionally walked.
Kyle Lohse :.
Tony Cruz :Ball, Ball, Ball, Cruz walked, Schumaker scored, Molina to third, Descalso to second.
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Theriot doubled to left, Molina, Descalso and Cruz scored, Theriot to third on left fielder Soriano throwing error.
Jon Jay :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Jay struck out swinging.
End of Inning (8 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)

Cubs 6th
Lance Lynn pitching:
Carlos Pena :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pena struck out looking.
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Byrd grounded out to second.
Geovany Soto :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Soto grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 6th
James Russell pitching:
Albert Pujols :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pujols flied out to center.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Holliday walked.
David Freese :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Freese homered to right, Holliday scored.
Skip Schumaker :Strike looking, Schumaker grounded out to pitcher.
Yadier Molina :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Molina struck out looking.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 7th
Lance Lynn pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Soriano flied out to right.
Tyler Colvin :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Colvin flied out to left
Jeff Baker hit for James Russell.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Baker struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 7th
John Grabow pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Descalso popped out to first
Tyler Greene hit for Lance Lynn.
Tyler Greene :Foul, Ball, Greene safe at first on 3rd baseman Ramirez fielding error.
Ryan Theriot :Strike looking, Strike looking, Theriot doubled to center, Greene scored.
Jon Jay :Jay grounded out to first, Theriot to third.
Albert Pujols :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pujols grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Cubs 8th
Octavio Dotel pitching:
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Castro struck out swinging.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Barney grounded out to shortstop.
Aramis Ramirez :Foul, Foul, Foul, Ramirez flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 8th
Sean Marshall pitching:
Matt Holliday :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Holliday struck out swinging.
David Freese :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Freese grounded out to pitcher.
Skip Schumaker :Ball, Ball, Schumaker flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Corey Patterson in left
Gerald Laird catching
Fernando Salas pitching:
Carlos Pena :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pena grounded out to pitcher.
Marlon Byrd :Byrd doubled to center.
Geovany Soto :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Soto flied out to left.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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