MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Justin Germano pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Altuve flied out to center.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Foul, Ball, Gonzalez flied out to deep center.
Steve Pearce :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pearce hit by pitch.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Maxwell grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Bud Norris pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus singled to center.
Josh Vitters :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Vitters struck out looking.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Rizzo struck out looking, DeJesus caught stealing,catcher to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Justin Germano pitching:
Scott Moore :Ball, Moore homered to left center.
Ben Francisco :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Francisco flied out to left.
Jason Castro :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Castro struck out looking.
Brandon Barnes :Foul, Barnes flied out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Bud Norris pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano grounded out to third.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Foul, Castro singled to right.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Valbuena grounded out to second, Castro to second.
Brett Jackson :Strike looking, Ball, Castro to third on wild pitch, Bunt foul, Ball, Jackson tripled to center, Castro scored.
Steve Clevenger :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Clevenger walked.
Justin Germano :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Germano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Justin Germano pitching:
Bud Norris :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Norris struck out swinging.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Strike looking, Altuve singled to right.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Gonzalez lined into double play first, Altuve out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Bud Norris pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, DeJesus homered to right.
Josh Vitters :Ball, Ball, Vitters flied out to center.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Rizzo flied out to left.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Soriano walked.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Castro homered to left center, Soriano scored.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Strike swinging, Valbuena doubled to right.
Brett Jackson :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Jackson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Justin Germano pitching:
Steve Pearce :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Pearce struck out swinging.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Maxwell struck out looking.
Scott Moore :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Moore struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Bud Norris pitching:
Steve Clevenger :Foul, Ball, Clevenger grounded out to first.
Justin Germano :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Germano walked.
David DeJesus :DeJesus homered to center, Germano scored.
Josh Vitters :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Vitters reached on an infield single.
Chuckie Fick relieved Bud Norris
Fernando Martinez in left.
Anthony Rizzo :Rizzo grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Vitters out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Justin Germano pitching:
Ben Francisco :Strike looking, Francisco grounded out to shortstop.
Jason Castro :Castro flied out to left.
Brandon Barnes :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Barnes reached on an infield single.
Fernando Martinez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Martinez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Chuckie Fick pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Ball, Soriano walked.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Castro struck out swinging.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Valbuena grounded into double play shortstop to first, Soriano out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Justin Germano pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Strike looking, Bunt foul, Ball, Altuve reached on an infield single.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Gonzalez grounded into double play first to shortstop to pitcher, Altuve out at second.
Steve Pearce :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pearce grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Chuckie Fick pitching:
Brett Jackson :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Jackson doubled to right.
Steve Clevenger :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Clevenger walked.
Justin Germano :Bunt foul, Ball, Germano sacrificed to third, Jackson to third, Clevenger to second.
David DeJesus :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, DeJesus intentionally walked.
Josh Vitters :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Vitters struck out looking.
Xavier Cedeno relieved Chuckie Fick.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Jackson scored, Clevenger to third, DeJesus to second on passed ball, Rizzo struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Brian Bogusevic hit for Xavier Cedeno
Justin Germano pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Bogusevic grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Scott Moore :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Moore singled to right.
Ben Francisco :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Francisco walked, Moore to second.
Jason Castro :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Castro walked, Moore to third, Francisco to second.
Brandon Barnes :Foul, Ball, Barnes reached on a double play, Moore scored, Francisco out at third, Castro out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Mickey Storey pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Soriano struck out swinging.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Castro doubled to left.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Castro to third on passed ball, Valbuena walked.
Brett Jackson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Jackson struck out looking.
Steve Clevenger :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Clevenger flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Tyler Greene hit for Fernando Martinez
Shawn Camp pitching:
Tyler Greene :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Greene struck out looking.
Jose Altuve :Foul, Altuve singled to left.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Ball, Gonzalez grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, Altuve out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Joe Mather hit for Shawn Camp
Mickey Storey pitching:
Joe Mather :Foul, Foul, Foul, Mather struck out swinging.
David DeJesus :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus singled to center.
Josh Vitters :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Vitters flied out to center.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Rizzo lined out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Carlos Marmol pitching:
Steve Pearce :Strike looking, Ball, Pearce flied out to center.
Brian Bogusevic :Strike looking, Foul, Bogusevic reached on an infield single.
Scott Moore :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Moore struck out swinging.
Ben Francisco :Bogusevic to second on passed ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Francisco struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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