MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Lucas Harrell pitching:
Rafael Furcal :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Furcal safe at first on 2nd baseman Altuve fielding error, Furcal to second.
Daniel Descalso :Bunt foul, Strike looking, Foul, Descalso grounded out to second, Furcal to third.
Matt Holliday :Strike looking, Strike looking, Holliday grounded out to shortstop, Furcal scored.
Allen Craig :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Craig singled to left center.
David Freese :Strike swinging, Freese lined out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Astros 1st
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Altuve doubled to left.
Jed Lowrie :Bunt foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lowrie grounded out to shortstop.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Maxwell struck out swinging.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Martinez singled to center, Altuve scored.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Johnson walked, Martinez to second.
Brett Wallace :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Wallace walked, Martinez to third, Johnson to second.
Chris Snyder :Strike looking, Ball, Martinez scored, Johnson to third, Wallace to second on wild pitch, Ball, Strike looking, Snyder singled to left center, Johnson and Wallace scored.
Brian Bogusevic :Bogusevic reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Snyder out at second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Lucas Harrell pitching:
Matt Adams :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Adams grounded out to second.
Shane Robinson :Strike looking, Robinson singled to center.
Tony Cruz :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Intentional ball, Foul, Cruz fouled out to first.
Jaime Garcia :Garcia singled to left, Robinson to second.
Rafael Furcal :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Furcal grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jaime Garcia pitching:
Lucas Harrell :Strike looking, Foul, Harrell struck out swinging.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Altuve singled to center.
Jed Lowrie :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Lowrie grounded out to second, Altuve to second.
Justin Maxwell :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Maxwell homered to left, Altuve scored.
J.D. Martinez :Martinez grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Lucas Harrell pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Descalso flied out to deep center.
Matt Holliday :Holliday flied out to center.
Allen Craig :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Craig reached on an infield single.
David Freese :Strike looking, Strike looking, Freese doubled to deep center, Craig to third.
Matt Adams :Strike looking, Adams homered to center, Craig and Freese scored.
Shane Robinson :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Robinson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Maikel Cleto pitching:
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike swinging, Johnson lined out to third.
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Wallace struck out swinging.
Chris Snyder :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Snyder singled to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Lucas Harrell pitching:
Tony Cruz :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Cruz singled to left.
Maikel Cleto :Bunt foul, Strike looking, Bunt foul, Cleto struck out bunting foul.
Rafael Furcal :Ball, Strike swinging, Cruz caught stealing,catcher to shortstop, Strike looking, Furcal grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Maikel Cleto pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Bogusevic homered to right.
Lucas Harrell :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Harrell struck out swinging.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Altuve singled to center.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Altuve caught stealing,catcher to shortstop, Ball, Lowrie flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Lucas Harrell pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Descalso grounded out to second.
Matt Holliday :Foul, Holliday lined out to third.
Allen Craig :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Craig grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Maikel Cleto pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Maxwell singled to left.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Martinez walked, Maxwell to second.
Chris Johnson :Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Johnson struck out looking.
Sam Freeman relieved Maikel Cleto.
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Wallace struck out swinging.
Chris Snyder :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Snyder struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Lucas Harrell pitching:
David Freese :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Freese reached on an infield single.
Matt Adams :Strike looking, Strike looking, Adams flied out to right.
Shane Robinson :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Robinson reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Freese out at second.
Tony Cruz :Ball, Cruz reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Robinson out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Sam Freeman pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Strike looking, Bogusevic flied out to right.
Lucas Harrell :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Harrell struck out swinging.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Altuve doubled to deep center.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Lowrie safe at first on Freeman throwing error, Altuve scored, Lowrie to second
Adron Chambers in center.
Victor Marte relieved Sam Freeman.
Justin Maxwell :Foul, Ball, Foul, Maxwell struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Cardinals 7th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Adron Chambers :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Chambers grounded out to pitcher.
Rafael Furcal :Foul, Ball, Furcal grounded out to first.
Daniel Descalso :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Descalso struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Victor Marte pitching:
J.D. Martinez :Martinez grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Johnson :Johnson doubled to deep left center.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Ball, Wallace doubled to right, Johnson scored.
Chris Snyder :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Snyder struck out swinging.
Brian Bogusevic :Strike swinging, Bogusevic flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Wilton Lopez pitching:
Matt Holliday :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Holliday struck out swinging.
Allen Craig :Ball, Strike swinging, Craig grounded out to shortstop.
David Freese :Freese grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Fernando Martinez hit for Wilton Lopez
Mitchell Boggs pitching:
Fernando Martinez :Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Martinez safe at first on shortstop Furcal throwing error.
Jose Altuve :Altuve grounded into double play shortstop to first, Martinez out at second.
Jed Lowrie :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lowrie reached on an infield single.
Justin Maxwell :Maxwell hit by pitch, Lowrie to second.
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Martinez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Cardinals 9th
David Carpenter pitching:
Matt Adams :Adams singled to center
Steve Hill hit for Mitchell Boggs.
Steve Hill :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Hill struck out swinging.
Tony Cruz :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cruz singled to center, Adams to second.
Adron Chambers :Chambers tripled to deep center, Adams and Cruz scored.
Brett Myers relieved David Carpenter.
Rafael Furcal :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Furcal homered to right, Chambers scored.
Daniel Descalso :.
Carlos Beltran :Beltran popped out to third.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Holliday walked.
Allen Craig :Strike looking, Strike looking, Craig grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

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