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MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. Chicago

Pirates 1st
Jason Berken pitching:
Starling Marte :Ball, Strike swinging, Bunt foul, Ball, Foul, Marte hit by pitch.
Travis Snider :Strike looking, Marte to third on Castillo throwing error, Foul, Snider struck out swinging.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Ball, Ball, McCutchen walked.
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Jones hit sacrifice fly to left, Marte scored.
Neil Walker :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Walker grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 1st
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Joe Mather :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Mather flied out to right.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Barney flied out to right.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Rizzo struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 2nd
Jason Berken pitching:
Pedro Alvarez :Foul, Ball, Ball, Alvarez singled to left.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Barmes singled to right, Alvarez to third.
Rod Barajas :Ball, Barajas singled to deep left, Alvarez scored, Barmes to third.
Wandy Rodriguez :Ball, Rodriguez sacrificed to pitcher, Barajas to second.
Starling Marte :Ball, Marte grounded out to shortstop.
Travis Snider :Snider lined out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano flied out to right.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Castro walked.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Castillo singled to center, Castro to second.
Josh Vitters :Vitters grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Castillo out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Jason Berken pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, McCutchen homered to left.
Garrett Jones :Jones flied out to center.
Neil Walker :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Walker struck out swinging.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Strike looking, Alvarez flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Dave Sappelt :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Sappelt singled to left.
Jason Berken :Ball, Bunt foul, Ball, Bunt foul, Berken struck out bunting foul.
Joe Mather :Pickoff attempt, Mather reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Sappelt out at second.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Barney singled to left, Mather to second.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Mather stole third, Rizzo singled to right, Mather scored, Barney to third.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Foul, Soriano flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Jason Berken pitching:
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Barmes safe at first on 3rd baseman Vitters throwing error.
Rod Barajas :Ball, Barmes to second, Ball, Barajas grounded out to shortstop.
Wandy Rodriguez :Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Rodriguez grounded out to second, Barmes to third.
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Ball, Marte tripled to deep center, Barmes scored.
Travis Snider :Foul, Foul, Ball, Snider singled softly to right, Marte scored.
Andrew McCutchen :McCutchen singled to center, Snider to second.
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Jones doubled to left, Snider scored, McCutchen to third.
Neil Walker :Walker flied out to center.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 4th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Starlin Castro :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Castro singled to right.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Castillo struck out swinging.
Josh Vitters :Vitters grounded into double play shortstop to first, Castro out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Rafael Dolis pitching:
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Foul, Alvarez grounded out to second.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Barmes grounded out to third.
Rod Barajas :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Barajas struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Dave Sappelt :Strike looking, Sappelt reached on an infield single
Brett Jackson hit for Rafael Dolis.
Brett Jackson :Strike looking, Strike looking, Jackson safe at first on Rodriguez throwing error, Sappelt to third.
Joe Mather :Ball, Mather reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Sappelt scored, Jackson out at second.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Barney reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Mather out at second.
Anthony Rizzo :Rizzo singled to right, Barney to second.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Soriano singled to right, Barney scored, Rizzo to third.
Starlin Castro :Castro popped out to shortstop.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 1 Error)

Pirates 6th
Jeff Beliveau pitching:
Wandy Rodriguez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Rodriguez grounded out to second.
Starling Marte :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Marte doubled to left.
Travis Snider :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Snider popped out to second.
Andrew McCutchen :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, McCutchen intentionally walked.
Garrett Jones :Jones flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Wandy Rodriguez pitching:
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Ball, Castillo flied out to deep center.
Josh Vitters :Ball, Ball, Foul, Vitters singled to right.
Dave Sappelt :Strike looking, Sappelt flied out to center
Anthony Recker hit for Jeff Beliveau.
Anthony Recker :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Recker struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
Alberto Cabrera pitching:
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Ball, Walker flied out to center.
Pedro Alvarez :Alvarez grounded out to second.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Barmes homered to left.
Rod Barajas :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Barajas struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Tony Watson pitching:
Joe Mather :Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mather struck out swinging.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Barney walked.
Anthony Rizzo :Foul, Ball, Ball, Rizzo reached on fielder's choice to second, Barney out at second.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Soriano struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 8th
Brock Holt hit for Jared Hughes
Alberto Cabrera pitching:
Brock Holt :Ball, Ball, Ball, Holt walked.
Starling Marte :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Bunt foul, Marte sacrificed to pitcher, Holt to second.
Travis Snider :Snider grounded out to second, Holt to third.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, McCutchen struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Jose Tabata in right
Jason Grilli pitching:
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Castro doubled to right.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Castillo struck out swinging
Luis Valbuena hit for Josh Vitters.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Valbuena singled to center, Castro scored.
Dave Sappelt :Foul on catcher Barajas dropped ball error, Sappelt fouled out to first
David DeJesus hit for Alberto Cabrera.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Strike swinging, DeJesus struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)

Pirates 9th
Michael Bowden pitching:
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Jones struck out looking.
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Walker grounded out to first.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Alvarez walked.
Clint Barmes :Strike swinging, Barmes popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 9th
Gaby Sanchez at first
Joel Hanrahan pitching:
Joe Mather :Strike looking, Ball, Mather doubled softly to center.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Barney walked.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Rizzo flied out to right.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Soriano singled to left, Mather scored, Barney to second.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Castro flied out to center, Barney to third.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Campana stole second, Ball, Ball, Castillo walked.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Valbuena walked, Barney scored, Campana to third, Castillo to second
Jeff Samardzija ran for Welington Castillo.
Dave Sappelt :Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Sappelt struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)