MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Bud Norris pitching:
Rafael Furcal :Ball, Furcal singled to center.
Jon Jay :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Jay safe at first on 3rd baseman Johnson fielding error, Furcal to third, Jay to second.
Matt Holliday :Foul, Foul, Holliday struck out swinging.
Carlos Beltran :Foul, Strike looking, Beltran singled to right, Furcal scored, Jay to third.
David Freese :Foul, Foul, Ball, Freese lined out to shortstop.
Yadier Molina :Strike looking, Ball, Molina grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Astros 1st
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Altuve struck out swinging.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Bogusevic walked.
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Bogusevic stole second, Strike looking, Martinez fouled out to first.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lee walked.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Lowrie walked, Bogusevic to third, Lee to second.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Johnson homered to left, Bogusevic, Lee and Lowrie scored.
Justin Maxwell :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Maxwell doubled to left.
Jason Castro :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Castro grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Bud Norris pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Descalso singled to center.
Matt Carpenter :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Carpenter struck out swinging.
Jaime Garcia :Pickoff attempt, Garcia grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Descalso out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Bud Norris :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Norris grounded out to pitcher.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Foul, Altuve grounded out to shortstop.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Ball, Bogusevic flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Bud Norris pitching:
Rafael Furcal :Furcal lined out to third.
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Jay flied out to right.
Matt Holliday :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Holliday struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jaime Garcia pitching:
J.D. Martinez :Martinez grounded out to third.
Carlos Lee :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Lee grounded out to third.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Lowrie grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Bud Norris pitching:
Carlos Beltran :Ball, Foul, Foul, Beltran grounded out to pitcher.
David Freese :Ball, Freese flied out to center.
Yadier Molina :Molina flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Johnson singled to center.
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Ball, Johnson to second on wild pitch, Foul, Foul, Ball, Maxwell doubled to left, Johnson scored.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Castro grounded out to second, Maxwell to third.
Bud Norris :Norris hit sacrifice fly to left, Maxwell scored.
Jose Altuve :Altuve flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Bud Norris pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Descalso walked.
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Carpenter struck out swinging, Descalso caught stealing,catcher to second.
Jaime Garcia :Ball, Garcia grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Bogusevic grounded out to first.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Foul, Martinez grounded out to first.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Lee grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Bud Norris pitching:
Rafael Furcal :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Furcal walked.
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Jay lined out to center.
Matt Holliday :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Holliday walked, Furcal to second.
Carlos Beltran :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Beltran fouled out to catcher.
David Freese :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Furcal stole third Holliday to second, Freese walked.
Yadier Molina :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Molina grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Freese out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Jed Lowrie :Foul, Lowrie flied out to deep center.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Johnson struck out looking.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Maxwell walked.
Jason Castro :Castro grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Descalso grounded out to second.
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Carpenter singled to center
Shane Robinson hit for Jaime Garcia.
Shane Robinson :Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Robinson struck out swinging.
Rafael Furcal :Foul, Ball, Foul, Furcal grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Carpenter out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Marwin Gonzalez hit for Wilton Lopez
J.C. Romero pitching:
Marwin Gonzalez :Gonzalez grounded out to third.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Altuve flied out to center.
Brian Bogusevic :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Bogusevic struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
David Carpenter pitching:
Jon Jay :Ball, Jay singled to left.
Matt Holliday :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Jay to second on wild pitch, Holliday singled to center, Jay scored.
Carlos Beltran :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Beltran struck out swinging.
David Freese :Ball, Strike looking, Freese lined out to center.
Yadier Molina :Molina grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Holliday out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
J.C. Romero pitching:
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Ball, Martinez lined out to second.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Lee ground-rule doubled to right.
Jed Lowrie :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Lowrie homered to left, Lee scored.
Mitchell Boggs relieved J.C. Romero.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson struck out swinging.
Justin Maxwell :Foul, Ball, Ball, Maxwell grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Tyler Greene hit for Daniel Descalso
Fernando Abad pitching:
Tyler Greene :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Greene flied out to right.
Matt Carpenter :Foul, Foul, Ball, Carpenter grounded out to first
Tony Cruz hit for Mitchell Boggs.
Tony Cruz :Cruz grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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