MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. Houston

Cubs 1st
Henry Sosa pitching:
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Castro struck out swinging.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Barney walked.
Aramis Ramirez :Ramirez singled to center, Barney to third.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Ball, Foul, Pena doubled to deep center, Barney and Ramirez scored.
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Byrd struck out swinging.
Reed Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Jason Bourgeois :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Bourgeois grounded out to shortstop.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Altuve grounded out to shortstop.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Foul, Martinez singled to center.
Carlos Lee :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Lee walked, Martinez to second.
Matt Downs :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Downs grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
Henry Sosa pitching:
Tyler Colvin :Ball, Colvin flied out to deep center.
Geovany Soto :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Soto struck out swinging.
Rodrigo Lopez :Strike looking, Lopez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Bogusevic struck out swinging.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Strike swinging, Barmes lined out to shortstop.
Humberto Quintero :Quintero grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 3rd
Henry Sosa pitching:
Starlin Castro :Ball, Castro grounded out to shortstop.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Barney flied out to right.
Aramis Ramirez :Foul, Ramirez grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Henry Sosa :Strike looking, Foul, Sosa struck out looking.
Jason Bourgeois :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Bourgeois grounded out to pitcher.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Altuve grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
Henry Sosa pitching:
Carlos Pena :Pena flied out to left.
Marlon Byrd :Ball, Ball, Ball, Byrd walked.
Reed Johnson :Foul, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
Tyler Colvin :Foul, Colvin grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
J.D. Martinez :Martinez singled to center.
Carlos Lee :Strike looking, Lee flied out to deep center.
Matt Downs :Ball, Downs doubled to right, Martinez scored on right fielder Colvin throwing error.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Bogusevic flied into double play center, Downs out at third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Cubs 5th
Henry Sosa pitching:
Geovany Soto :Ball, Strike looking, Soto doubled to center.
Rodrigo Lopez :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to second, Lopez reached on fielder's choice to first, Soto out at third.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Castro singled to left, Lopez to second.
Darwin Barney :Foul, Ball, Foul, Barney struck out swinging.
Aramis Ramirez :Ramirez flied out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Clint Barmes :Ball, Foul, Barmes doubled to center.
Humberto Quintero :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Quintero struck out swinging.
Henry Sosa :Sosa lined out to left.
Jason Bourgeois :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bourgeois flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 6th
Henry Sosa pitching:
Carlos Pena :Pena grounded out to second.
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Byrd singled to center.
Reed Johnson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Foul, Johnson singled to center, Byrd to third.
Tyler Colvin :Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Colvin flied out to center.
Geovany Soto :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Soto doubled to left, Byrd and Johnson scored.
Rodrigo Lopez :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Lopez grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Jose Altuve :Foul, Ball, Ball, Altuve safe at first on shortstop Castro fielding error.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Martinez walked, Altuve to second.
Carlos Lee :Strike swinging, Lee popped out to second.
Matt Downs :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Downs doubled to deep center, Altuve and Martinez scored.
Brian Bogusevic :.
Jason Michaels :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Michaels struck out swinging.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Barmes flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Cubs 7th
David Carpenter pitching:
Starlin Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Castro struck out swinging.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Barney struck out looking.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ramirez singled to center.
Sergio Escalona relieved David Carpenter.
Carlos Pena :Pena reached on an infield single, Ramirez to second.
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Byrd walked, Ramirez to third, Pena to second.
Reed Johnson :Ball, Johnson popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Humberto Quintero :Strike looking, Quintero grounded out to shortstop.
Angel Sanchez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Sanchez walked.
Jason Bourgeois :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Bourgeois lined out to shortstop.
Jose Altuve :Altuve grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 8th
Fernando Rodriguez pitching:
Tyler Colvin :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Colvin grounded out to pitcher.
Geovany Soto :Ball, Soto reached on an infield single
Blake DeWitt hit for Jeff Samardzija.
Blake DeWitt :Ball, Ball, Ball, DeWitt walked, Soto to second.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Castro grounded into double play shortstop to first, DeWitt out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Sean Marshall pitching:
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Martinez struck out swinging.
Carlos Lee :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lee grounded out to second.
Matt Downs :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Downs grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Jimmy Paredes at third
Mark Melancon pitching:
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Barney grounded out to first.
Aramis Ramirez :Foul, Foul, Ramirez singled to center.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Ramirez to second on passed ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Pena struck out swinging.
Marlon Byrd :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Byrd struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Kerry Wood pitching:
Jason Michaels :Foul, Michaels flied out to right.
Jimmy Paredes :Strike looking, Strike looking, Paredes struck out swinging.
Humberto Quintero :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Quintero struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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