MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Tyler Greene :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Greene struck out swinging.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Altuve walked.
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Ball, Altuve stole second, Ball, Ball, Wallace flied out to deep center.
Steve Pearce :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pearce flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Armando Galarraga pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, DeJesus popped out to shortstop.
Josh Vitters :Vitters grounded out to third.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Rizzo singled to center.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Soriano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Maxwell struck out swinging.
Jason Castro :Foul, Castro singled to right.
Marwin Gonzalez :Strike looking, Gonzalez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Castro out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Armando Galarraga pitching:
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Foul, Castro singled to center.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Castillo grounded out to shortstop, Castro to second.
Brett Jackson :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Jackson struck out swinging.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Castro stole third, Strike looking, Barney homered to left, Castro scored.
Jeff Samardzija :Strike looking, Ball, Samardzija flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Fernando Martinez :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Martinez struck out swinging.
Armando Galarraga :Strike looking, Galarraga grounded out to shortstop.
Tyler Greene :Strike looking, Ball, Greene singled to center.
Jose Altuve :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball (pitchout), Strike looking, Altuve struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Armando Galarraga pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, DeJesus walked.
Josh Vitters :Ball, Ball, Foul, Vitters reached on fielder's choice to third, DeJesus out at second.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike swinging, Vitters stole second, Vitters to third on Castro throwing error, Strike swinging, Foul, Rizzo singled to center, Vitters scored.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Soriano popped out to shortstop.
Starlin Castro :Castro grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Rizzo out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Astros 4th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Brett Wallace :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Wallace struck out swinging.
Steve Pearce :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Pearce struck out swinging.
Justin Maxwell :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Maxwell struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Armando Galarraga pitching:
Welington Castillo :Strike swinging, Ball, Castillo flied out to right.
Brett Jackson :Jackson flied out to left.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Barney singled to left.
Jeff Samardzija :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Samardzija walked, Barney to second.
David DeJesus :DeJesus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Castro struck out swinging.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Gonzalez walked.
Fernando Martinez :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Martinez grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Gonzalez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Armando Galarraga pitching:
Josh Vitters :Vitters grounded out to third.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike looking, Rizzo singled to left.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano homered to left center, Rizzo scored.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Castro grounded out to third.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Strike looking, Castillo grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Brandon Barnes hit for Armando Galarraga
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Brandon Barnes :Strike swinging, Barnes homered to left center.
Tyler Greene :Ball, Foul, Foul, Greene struck out swinging.
Jose Altuve :Altuve grounded out to third.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Wallace walked.
Steve Pearce :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pearce struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Rhiner Cruz pitching:
Brett Jackson :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Jackson struck out looking.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Barney walked.
Jeff Samardzija :Pickoff attempt, Samardzija sacrificed to first, Barney to second.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Foul, Strike swinging, Maxwell singled to center.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Castro struck out swinging, Maxwell stole second.
Marwin Gonzalez :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Gonzalez grounded out to second, Maxwell to third.
Fernando Martinez :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Martinez grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Rhiner Cruz pitching:
Josh Vitters :Strike looking, Vitters grounded out to third.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Rizzo struck out swinging.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Ball, Soriano walked.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Castro walked, Soriano to second.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Castillo reached on an infield single, Soriano scored, Castro to third
Ben Francisco in left.
Xavier Cedeno relieved Rhiner Cruz.
Brett Jackson :Ball, Ball, Jackson grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
James Russell pitching:
Ben Francisco :Ball, Francisco popped out to second.
Tyler Greene :Foul, Foul, Greene flied out to deep center.
Jose Altuve :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Altuve grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Xavier Cedeno pitching:
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Ball, Barney walked
Joe Mather hit for James Russell.
Joe Mather :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Mather singled to center, Barney to third, Mather out at second.
David DeJesus :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, DeJesus walked.
Josh Vitters :Foul, Ball, Ball, Vitters hit sacrifice fly to right, Barney scored.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Foul, Rizzo singled to center, DeJesus to third.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Soriano flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Jeff Beliveau pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Wallace grounded out to second.
Steve Pearce :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pearce walked.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Strike swinging, Maxwell flied out to right.
Jason Castro :Pearce to second on fielder's indifference, Strike looking, Foul, Castro struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)