MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. Chicago

Pirates 1st
Chris Rusin pitching:
Brock Holt :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Holt grounded out to second.
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Marte struck out swinging.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, McCutchen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
James McDonald pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus doubled to right.
Luis Valbuena :Valbuena lined out to center.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Ball, Rizzo walked.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Soriano flied out to right.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Castro popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 2nd
Chris Rusin pitching:
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Jones grounded out to first.
Gaby Sanchez :Strike looking, Sanchez flied out to right.
Michael McKenry :Strike looking, Foul, McKenry struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
James McDonald pitching:
Steve Clevenger :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Clevenger flied out to center.
Brett Jackson :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Jackson flied out to left.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Barney singled to right.
Chris Rusin :Ball, Rusin singled to left, Barney to second.
David DeJesus :Ball, Ball, DeJesus flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Chris Rusin pitching:
Pedro Alvarez :Strike looking, Ball, Alvarez grounded out to second.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Foul, Barmes hit by pitch.
James McDonald :Ball, Barmes to second on passed ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, McDonald struck out swinging.
Brock Holt :Strike looking, Holt grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
James McDonald pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Foul, Ball, Valbuena doubled to right.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Rizzo grounded out to second, Valbuena to third.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging.
Starlin Castro :Foul, Ball, Castro singled to center, Valbuena scored.
Steve Clevenger :Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Clevenger flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Chris Rusin pitching:
Starling Marte :Bunt foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Marte safe at first on shortstop Castro fielding error.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, McCutchen struck out swinging.
Garrett Jones :Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Marte picked off at second, pitcher to first to shortstop, Ball, Ball, Jones grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 4th
James McDonald pitching:
Brett Jackson :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Jackson struck out looking.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Barney walked.
Chris Rusin :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Rusin flied out to left.
David DeJesus :Ball (pitchout), Ball, Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus walked, Barney to second.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Valbuena walked, Barney to third, DeJesus to second.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Rizzo doubled to right, Barney and DeJesus scored, Valbuena to third.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Foul, Soriano reached on an infield single, Valbuena scored, Rizzo to third.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Castro grounded out to first.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Chris Rusin pitching:
Gaby Sanchez :Ball, Sanchez doubled to left.
Michael McKenry :Foul, Foul, McKenry struck out looking.
Pedro Alvarez :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Alvarez singled to left, Sanchez scored.
Clint Barmes :Foul, Strike swinging, Barmes popped out to second.
Chris Leroux :.
Jose Tabata :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Tabata singled to right, Alvarez to third.
Brock Holt :Ball, Foul, Holt grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Kyle McPherson pitching:
Steve Clevenger :Strike looking, Ball, Clevenger flied out to left.
Brett Jackson :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Jackson struck out looking.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Barney doubled to right.
Chris Rusin :Rusin flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
Chris Rusin pitching:
Starling Marte :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Marte singled to left.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Marte stole second, McCutchen grounded out to third.
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Jones reached on an infield single, Marte to third.
Gaby Sanchez :Strike looking, Foul, Sanchez singled to right, Marte scored, Jones to second.
Michael McKenry :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, McKenry walked, Jones to third, Sanchez to second.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Foul, Alvarez grounded out to first, Jones scored, Sanchez to third, McKenry to second.
Clint Barmes :Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Barmes walked.
Kyle McPherson :.
Neil Walker :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Walker struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Tony Watson pitching:
David DeJesus :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, DeJesus struck out looking.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Valbuena walked.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Rizzo flied out to left.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano hit by pitch, Valbuena to second.
Starlin Castro :Castro homered to left, Valbuena and Soriano scored.
Steve Clevenger :Ball, Ball, Foul, Clevenger grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
James Russell pitching:
Brock Holt :Strike looking, Ball, Holt popped out to second.
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Marte grounded out to pitcher.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, McCutchen homered to right.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Jones singled to center.
Gaby Sanchez :Pickoff attempt, Sanchez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Brett Jackson :Ball, Strike swinging, Jackson safe at first on 3rd baseman Alvarez throwing error, Jackson to second.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Bunt foul, Barney sacrificed to pitcher, Jackson to third.
Manny Corpas :Strike looking.
Bryan LaHair :Ball, Ball, LaHair reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Jackson out at home.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Pirates 8th
Shawn Camp pitching:
Michael McKenry :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, McKenry grounded out to third.
Pedro Alvarez :Strike looking, Alvarez flied out to center.
Clint Barmes :.
Travis Snider :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Snider struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Jordy Mercer at shortstop
Bryan Morris pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Valbuena grounded out to first.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Foul, Ball, Rizzo flied out to center.
Alfonso Soriano :Foul, Ball, Soriano grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Tony Campana in left
Alex Presley hit for Bryan Morris
Carlos Marmol pitching:
Alex Presley :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Presley hit by pitch.
Brock Holt :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Holt flied out to right
Jeff Clement hit for Starling Marte.
Jeff Clement :Strike looking, Clement grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, Presley out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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