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MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Jordan Schafer :Strike looking, Ball, Schafer doubled to deep center.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Pickoff attempt, Barmes struck out swinging.
J.D. Martinez :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Martinez struck out swinging.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Strike looking, Lee safe at first on 3rd baseman Ramirez throwing error, Schafer scored.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Bogusevic singled to center, Lee to third.
Matt Downs :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Downs struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 1st
Henry Sosa pitching:
Starlin Castro :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Castro grounded out to catcher.
Tony Campana :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Campana walked.
Aramis Ramirez :Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Ramirez grounded out to third, Campana to second.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Campana stole third, Campana scored on Corporan throwing error, Pena walked.
Bryan LaHair :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, LaHair walked, Pena to second.
Alfonso Soriano :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Soriano walked, Pena to third, LaHair to second.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Foul, Barney grounded into fielder's choice to pitcher, Pena out at home, LaHair to third, Soriano to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 2nd
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Jimmy Paredes :Strike looking, Ball, Paredes singled to right, Paredes to second on right fielder LaHair fielding error.
Carlos Corporan :Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Corporan flied out to right, Paredes to third.
Henry Sosa :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Sosa struck out swinging.
Jordan Schafer :Schafer grounded bunt out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Cubs 2nd
Henry Sosa pitching:
Geovany Soto :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Soto grounded out to shortstop.
Rodrigo Lopez :Strike looking, Lopez grounded out to second.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Castro struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Clint Barmes :Strike swinging, Barmes flied out to deep left.
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Martinez flied out to deep right.
Carlos Lee :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lee struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Henry Sosa pitching:
Tony Campana :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Campana grounded out to shortstop.
Aramis Ramirez :Foul, Ramirez grounded out to third.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Foul, Pena flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Foul, Strike (foul tip), Bogusevic struck out looking.
Matt Downs :Strike looking, Foul, Downs flied out to deep center.
Jimmy Paredes :Foul, Strike looking, Paredes singled to center.
Carlos Corporan :Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Paredes stole second, Ball, Strike swinging, Corporan struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Henry Sosa pitching:
Bryan LaHair :LaHair homered to center.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Foul, Soriano grounded out to third.
Darwin Barney :Foul, Barney singled to center.
Geovany Soto :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Soto struck out swinging.
Rodrigo Lopez :Lopez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
Henry Sosa :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Sosa lined out to first.
Jordan Schafer :Strike looking, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Schafer flied out to center.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Foul, Foul, Barmes fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Henry Sosa pitching:
Starlin Castro :Castro doubled to deep left center.
Tony Campana :Bunt foul, Bunt foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Campana struck out swinging.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Ball, Ramirez fouled out to second.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Pena struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Rodrigo Lopez pitching:
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Martinez walked.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Lee popped out to second.
Brian Bogusevic :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Bogusevic walked, Martinez to second.
Matt Downs :Ball, Downs flied out to center.
Jimmy Paredes :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Paredes flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Henry Sosa pitching:
Bryan LaHair :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, LaHair walked.
Alfonso Soriano :Foul, Soriano flied out to left.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Barney singled to left center, LaHair to second.
Geovany Soto :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Soto reached on fielder's choice to third, LaHair out at third, Barney to second
Blake DeWitt hit for Rodrigo Lopez.
Blake DeWitt :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeWitt struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
J.B. Shuck hit for Carlos Corporan
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
J.B. Shuck :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Shuck struck out swinging.
James Russell relieved Ramon Ortiz
Chris Johnson hit for Henry Sosa.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Johnson singled to center.
Jordan Schafer :Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Schafer struck out looking.
Kerry Wood relieved James Russell.
Clint Barmes :Foul, Strike looking, Barmes singled to left, Johnson to second.
J.D. Martinez :Foul, Martinez grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Barmes out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
J.R. Towles catching
Enerio Del Rosario pitching:
Starlin Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Castro flied out to deep right.
Tony Campana :Campana reached on an infield single.
Aramis Ramirez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ramirez walked, Campana to second.
Wesley Wright relieved Enerio Del Rosario.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pena struck out on foul tip.
Bryan LaHair :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, LaHair grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Luis Montanez in right
Kerry Wood pitching:
Carlos Lee :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Lee walked
Jose Altuve ran for Carlos Lee.
Brian Bogusevic :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Bogusevic flied out to left.
Matt Downs :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Downs struck out looking.
Jimmy Paredes :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Paredes singled to right, Altuve to third.
J.B. Shuck :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Shuck struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Jason Bourgeois in center
Mark Melancon pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Foul, Soriano flied out to right.
Darwin Barney :Strike (foul tip), Foul, Barney grounded out to first.
Geovany Soto :Strike looking, Strike looking, Soto struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Marlon Byrd in center
Angel Sanchez hit for J.R. Towles
Sean Marshall pitching:
Angel Sanchez :Ball, Strike looking, Strike (missed bunt), Sanchez singled to right.
Jason Bourgeois :Bunt foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Bourgeois popped out to first.
Clint Barmes :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Barmes doubled to left, Sanchez to third.
J.D. Martinez :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Martinez intentionally walked.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Altuve struck out swinging
Humberto Quintero hit for Brian Bogusevic.
Humberto Quintero :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Quintero grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)