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MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. Houston

Pirates 1st
Jordan Lyles pitching:
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Foul, Marte grounded out to shortstop.
Alex Presley :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Presley struck out looking.
Andrew McCutchen :Foul, McCutchen grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Altuve struck out swinging.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Foul, Gonzalez grounded out to first.
Chris Johnson :Ball, Johnson doubled to deep center.
Scott Moore :Strike looking, Moore fouled out to catcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 2nd
Jordan Lyles pitching:
Garrett Jones :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Jones struck out swinging.
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Walker struck out swinging.
Pedro Alvarez :Alvarez grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Jeff Karstens pitching:
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Ball, Martinez singled to left center.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Maxwell singled to right, Martinez to second.
Ben Francisco :Ball, Ball, Francisco singled to center, Martinez scored, Maxwell to third.
Chris Snyder :Foul, Foul, Foul, Snyder struck out swinging.
Jordan Lyles :Lyles reached on fielder's choice to catcher, Maxwell scored, Francisco to second.
Jose Altuve :Altuve reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Francisco to third, Lyles out at second.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Strike looking, Altuve stole second, Strike swinging, Ball, Gonzalez flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Jordan Lyles pitching:
Michael McKenry :Ball, McKenry flied out to deep center.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Barmes struck out looking.
Jeff Karstens :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Karstens grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Johnson homered to left center.
Scott Moore :Ball, Moore popped out to second.
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Martinez struck out swinging.
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Maxwell struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Jordan Lyles pitching:
Starling Marte :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Marte grounded out to shortstop.
Alex Presley :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Presley homered to right.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, McCutchen doubled to deep center.
Garrett Jones :Jones grounded out to shortstop, McCutchen to third.
Neil Walker :Foul, Foul, Walker grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Ben Francisco :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Francisco homered to left.
Chris Snyder :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Snyder struck out swinging.
Jordan Lyles :Strike looking, Strike looking, Lyles struck out looking.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Altuve flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Jordan Lyles pitching:
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Alvarez singled to right.
Michael McKenry :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, McKenry homered to left, Alvarez scored.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Barmes struck out swinging.
Jeff Karstens :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Karstens struck out swinging.
Starling Marte :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Marte struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Jeff Karstens pitching:
Marwin Gonzalez :Foul, Foul, Ball, Gonzalez struck out looking.
Chris Johnson :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Johnson walked.
Scott Moore :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Johnson to second on wild pitch, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Moore walked.
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Martinez flied out to right.
Justin Maxwell :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Maxwell walked, Johnson to third, Moore to second.
Ben Francisco :Ball, Strike looking, Francisco grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Maxwell out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
Jordan Lyles pitching:
Alex Presley :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Presley reached on an infield single.
Andrew McCutchen :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, McCutchen flied out to right.
Garrett Jones :Jones singled to center, Presley to third, Jones to second advancing on throw.
Neil Walker :Foul, Walker grounded out to third.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Alvarez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Chris Resop pitching:
Chris Snyder :Snyder lined out to left.
Jordan Lyles :Strike looking, Lyles flied out to deep center.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Ball, Altuve singled to left center.
Marwin Gonzalez :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Gonzalez fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
Jordan Lyles pitching:
Michael McKenry :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, McKenry doubled to left.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Barmes sacrificed to catcher, McKenry to third
Josh Harrison hit for Chris Resop.
Josh Harrison :Strike swinging, Foul, Harrison hit sacrifice fly to left, McKenry scored.
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Foul, Marte struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Jared Hughes pitching:
Chris Johnson :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Johnson tripled to deep center.
Scott Moore :Moore grounded out to first.
J.D. Martinez :Martinez singled to left center, Johnson scored.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Maxwell singled to center, Martinez to second.
Ben Francisco :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Francisco struck out swinging.
Chris Snyder :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Snyder walked, Martinez to third, Maxwell to second
Matt Downs hit for Fernando Rodriguez.
Matt Downs :Downs grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 8th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Alex Presley :Presley grounded out to second.
Rhiner Cruz relieved Wesley Wright.
Andrew McCutchen :Foul, Foul, McCutchen doubled to deep center
Brian Bogusevic in right.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Strike looking, Jones flied out to center, McCutchen to third.
Neil Walker :Ball, Strike looking, Walker grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Tony Watson pitching:
Jose Altuve :Foul, Ball, Ball, Altuve flied out to right.
Marwin Gonzalez :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gonzalez struck out looking.
Chris Johnson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Johnson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Pedro Alvarez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Alvarez struck out swinging.
Michael McKenry :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, McKenry singled to left
Jordy Mercer ran for Michael McKenry
Drew Sutton hit for Clint Barmes.
Drew Sutton :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Sutton walked, Mercer to second
Casey McGehee hit for Tony Watson.
Casey McGehee :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, McGehee walked, Mercer to third, Sutton to second.
Xavier Cedeno relieved Rhiner Cruz.
Starling Marte :Ball, Marte hit sacrifice fly to center, Mercer scored, Sutton to third.
Joel Hanrahan pitching.
Rod Barajas :Ball, Sutton scored, Barajas to second on wild pitch, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Barajas popped out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Joel Hanrahan pitching:
Scott Moore :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Moore struck out swinging.
J.D. Martinez :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Martinez singled to right
Jordan Schafer ran for J.D. Martinez.
Justin Maxwell :Foul, Ball, Schafer stole second, Foul, Ball, Maxwell struck out swinging.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Strike swinging, Bogusevic fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)