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MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. Houston

Cubs 1st
Fernando Abad pitching:
Joe Mather :Ball, Strike looking, Mather flied out to left.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Foul, Barney singled to center.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Castro grounded out to second, Barney to second.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Barney to third on wild pitch, Foul, Ball, Soriano walked.
Welington Castillo :Castillo singled to right, Barney scored, Soriano to second.
Josh Vitters :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Vitters struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Travis Wood pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Altuve struck out looking.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Strike looking, Lowrie grounded out to third.
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Ball, Martinez fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
Fernando Abad pitching:
Dave Sappelt :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Sappelt walked.
Anthony Recker :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Recker popped out to shortstop.
Travis Wood :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Wood struck out swinging.
Joe Mather :Mather flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Travis Wood pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Maxwell struck out swinging.
Matt Dominguez :Strike looking, Foul, Dominguez popped out to first.
Brandon Laird :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Laird flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 3rd
Fernando Abad pitching:
Darwin Barney :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Barney flied out to center.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Ball, Castro walked.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Soriano flied out to center.
Welington Castillo :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Castillo grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Travis Wood pitching:
Chris Snyder :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Snyder walked.
Brandon Barnes :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Foul, Barnes struck out swinging.
Fernando Abad :Ball, Bunt foul, Ball, Bunt foul, Foul, Abad grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Snyder out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
Fernando Abad pitching:
Josh Vitters :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Vitters singled to center.
Dave Sappelt :Bunt foul, Sappelt singled to left, Vitters to third, Sappelt to second advancing on throw.
Anthony Recker :Strike looking, Ball, Recker flied out to left.
Chuckie Fick relieved Fernando Abad.
Travis Wood :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Wood struck out swinging.
Joe Mather :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Mather struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Travis Wood pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Altuve flied out to center.
Jed Lowrie :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lowrie struck out looking.
J.D. Martinez :Martinez flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 5th
Chuckie Fick pitching:
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Barney grounded out to second.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Castro struck out swinging.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Soriano homered to left.
Welington Castillo :Strike swinging, Castillo grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Travis Wood pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Maxwell singled to left.
Matt Dominguez :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Dominguez flied into double play left, Maxwell out at first.
Brandon Laird :Ball, Laird popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 6th
Enerio Del Rosario pitching:
Josh Vitters :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Vitters struck out swinging.
Dave Sappelt :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Sappelt doubled to right.
Anthony Recker :Ball, Strike looking, Recker grounded out to third.
Travis Wood :Ball, Wood grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Travis Wood pitching:
Chris Snyder :Ball, Snyder popped out to second.
Brandon Barnes :Barnes singled to center
Matt Downs hit for Enerio Del Rosario.
Matt Downs :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Downs struck out looking.
Jose Altuve :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Altuve grounded bunt out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 7th
Fernando Rodriguez pitching:
Joe Mather :.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, DeJesus singled to right.
Darwin Barney :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Barney safe at first on Rodriguez fielding error, DeJesus to second.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Castro reached on fielder's choice to second, DeJesus to third, Barney out at second.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano singled to left, DeJesus scored, Castro to third, Soriano out at second.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Castillo grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Astros 7th
Travis Wood pitching:
Jed Lowrie :Lowrie flied out to right.
J.D. Martinez :Martinez singled to left.
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Maxwell flied out to right.
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Dominguez popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 8th
Luis Valbuena hit for Josh Vitters
Mickey Storey pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Valbuena flied out to center.
Dave Sappelt :Strike looking, Ball, Sappelt reached on an infield single.
Anthony Recker :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Recker doubled to deep right, Sappelt scored.
Travis Wood :Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Wood struck out swinging.
David DeJesus :Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus walked.
Darwin Barney :Barney grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Travis Wood pitching:
Brandon Laird :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Laird grounded out to second.
Chris Snyder :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Snyder struck out looking.
Brandon Barnes :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Barnes doubled to deep left
Tyler Greene hit for Jose Valdez.
Shawn Camp relieved Travis Wood
Fernando Martinez hit for Tyler Greene.
Fernando Martinez :Ball, Martinez singled to right, Barnes scored.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Altuve reached on an infield single, Martinez to second.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lowrie walked, Martinez to third, Altuve to second.
J.D. Martinez :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Martinez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Rhiner Cruz pitching:
Starlin Castro :Ball, Foul, Ball, Castro flied out to left.
Alfonso Soriano :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Soriano doubled to deep center.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Campana stole third, Campana scored on Snyder throwing error, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Castillo fouled out to first.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Valbuena struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Astros 9th
Carlos Marmol pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Maxwell walked.
Matt Dominguez :.
Scott Moore :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Moore struck out swinging
Brian Bogusevic hit for Brandon Laird.
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Bogusevic struck out looking
Jason Castro hit for Chris Snyder.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Maxwell to second on fielder's indifference, Foul, Castro struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)