MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. Houston

Cubs 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to second.
Reed Johnson :Ball, Johnson homered to left.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Castro singled to center.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Soriano grounded into double play third to second to first, Castro out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Altuve struck out on foul tip.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Lowrie popped out to shortstop.
Travis Buck :Strike looking, Ball, Buck flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Joe Mather :Ball, Mather lined out to left.
Jeff Baker :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Baker singled to left.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Barney struck out swinging.
Koyie Hill :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Hill grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Carlos Lee :Foul, Foul, Ball, Lee lined out to center.
Brian Bogusevic :Strike looking, Bogusevic grounded out to second.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Jeff Samardzija :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Samardzija singled to right.
David DeJesus :Pickoff attempt to first, DeJesus sacrificed to pitcher, Samardzija to second.
Reed Johnson :Ball, Strike (foul tip), Strike swinging, Johnson hit by pitch.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Castro reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Samardzija out at third, Johnson to second.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
J.D. Martinez :Martinez flied out to center.
Jason Castro :Ball, Castro doubled to left.
Wandy Rodriguez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop, Castro to third.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Altuve walked.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Lowrie struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Joe Mather :Mather grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Jeff Baker :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Baker doubled to right.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Barney grounded out to shortstop.
Koyie Hill :Strike looking, Hill grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Travis Buck :Ball, Buck grounded out to shortstop.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Lee singled to left.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Bogusevic struck out swinging.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Johnson singled to left, Lee to third.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Martinez tripled to right, Lee and Johnson scored.
Jason Castro :Ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Castro intentionally walked.
Wandy Rodriguez :Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Jeff Samardzija :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Samardzija struck out swinging.
David DeJesus :DeJesus flied out to right.
Reed Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Johnson singled to right.
Starlin Castro :Castro singled to left, Johnson to second.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Jose Altuve :Foul, Foul, Ball, Altuve grounded out to shortstop.
Jed Lowrie :Lowrie lined out to shortstop.
Travis Buck :Strike looking, Ball, Buck grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 6th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Joe Mather :Ball, Ball, Mather doubled to deep center.
Jeff Baker :Strike looking, Baker flied out to right.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Foul, Ball, Barney grounded out to shortstop, Mather to third.
Koyie Hill :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Hill struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Carlos Lee :Ball, Foul, Ball, Lee singled to center.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Ball, Bogusevic reached on fielder's choice to first, Lee out at second.
Chris Johnson :Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Johnson flied out to center.
J.D. Martinez :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Martinez singled to right, Bogusevic to third.
Jason Castro :Strike (foul tip), Castro grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 7th
Tony Campana hit for Jeff Samardzija
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Tony Campana :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Campana struck out swinging.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, DeJesus hit by pitch.
Reed Johnson :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Johnson flied out to right.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Castro flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Marwin Gonzalez hit for Wandy Rodriguez
James Russell pitching:
Marwin Gonzalez :Strike looking, Gonzalez popped out to second.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Altuve flied out to right.
Jed Lowrie :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lowrie flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 8th
Brandon Lyon pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Soriano flied out to right.
Joe Mather :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Mather singled to left.
Jeff Baker :Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Foul, Baker struck out swinging.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Mather stole second, Barney struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Bryan LaHair at first
Rafael Dolis pitching:
Travis Buck :Buck lined out to left.
Carlos Lee :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lee singled to left.
Brian Bogusevic :Foul, Foul, Bogusevic struck out looking.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Johnson singled to left, Lee to second.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Martinez singled to center, Lee scored, Johnson to second.
Jason Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Castro walked, Johnson to third, Martinez to second
Matt Downs hit for Brandon Lyon.
Matt Downs :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Downs walked, Johnson scored, Martinez to third, Castro to second.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Altuve hit by pitch, Martinez scored, Castro to third, Downs to second.
Michael Bowden relieved Rafael Dolis.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Lowrie flied out to right.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Justin Maxwell in left
Brett Myers pitching:
Koyie Hill :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Hill flied out to center.
Bryan LaHair :Strike looking, Strike swinging, LaHair grounded out to first.
David DeJesus :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, DeJesus singled to center.
Reed Johnson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)