MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Fernando Abad pitching:
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Jay struck out looking.
Carlos Beltran :Beltran grounded out to second.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Holliday struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Lance Lynn pitching:
Jed Lowrie :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Lowrie doubled to deep center.
Scott Moore :Ball, Ball, Moore lined out to center.
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Wallace walked.
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Maxwell struck out swinging.
Fernando Martinez :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Martinez hit by pitch, Lowrie to third, Wallace to second
Matt Carpenter at third.
Brandon Laird :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Laird struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Fernando Abad pitching:
Allen Craig :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Craig flied out to center.
Yadier Molina :Ball, Molina grounded out to second.
Matt Carpenter :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Carpenter walked.
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Descalso tripled to right, Carpenter scored.
Pete Kozma :Strike looking, Ball, Kozma homered to left, Descalso scored.
Lance Lynn :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Lynn struck out looking.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Lance Lynn pitching:
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Strike looking, Castro struck out, reached on wild pitch.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Gonzalez singled to left, Castro to second.
Fernando Rodriguez :Strike looking, Bunt foul, Ball, Rodriguez struck out swinging.
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Lowrie grounded out to first, Castro to third, Gonzalez to second.
Scott Moore :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Moore singled to right, Castro scored, Gonzalez to third.
Brett Wallace :Foul, Wallace flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Fernando Rodriguez pitching:
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Ball, Jay lined out to left.
Carlos Beltran :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Beltran struck out swinging.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Holliday struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Lance Lynn pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Maxwell struck out swinging.
Fernando Martinez :Martinez grounded out to first.
Brandon Laird :Laird grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Brian Bogusevic in center
Fernando Rodriguez pitching:
Allen Craig :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Craig grounded out to second.
Yadier Molina :Ball, Foul, Molina homered to left.
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Carpenter singled to right.
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Descalso reached on an infield single, Carpenter to second.
Pete Kozma :Ball, Kozma grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Descalso out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Lance Lynn pitching:
Jason Castro :Castro lined out to center.
Brian Bogusevic :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bogusevic struck out swinging.
Fernando Rodriguez :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Rodriguez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Fernando Rodriguez pitching:
Lance Lynn :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Lynn struck out swinging.
Jon Jay :Foul, Jay flied out to left.
Carlos Beltran :Beltran grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Lance Lynn pitching:
Jed Lowrie :Ball, Lowrie lined out to shortstop.
Scott Moore :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Moore singled to left.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Wallace walked, Moore to second.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Maxwell grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Wallace out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Fernando Rodriguez pitching:
Matt Holliday :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Holliday struck out looking.
Allen Craig :Strike looking, Craig grounded out to shortstop.
Yadier Molina :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Molina singled to right.
Matt Carpenter :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Carpenter singled to center, Molina to second.
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Descalso flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Lance Lynn pitching:
Fernando Martinez :Strike looking, Ball, Martinez grounded out to shortstop.
Brandon Laird :Strike looking, Foul, Laird struck out swinging.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Castro struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Jose Valdez pitching:
Pete Kozma :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Kozma walked.
Lance Lynn :Bunt foul, Lynn safe at first on 1st baseman Wallace fielding error, Kozma to second.
Jon Jay :Jay reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Kozma to third, Lynn to second.
Carlos Beltran :Foul, Strike swinging, Beltran struck out swinging.
Matt Holliday :Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Holliday singled to center, Kozma and Lynn scored, Jay to third, Holliday to second on center fielder Bogusevic fielding error.
Allen Craig :Craig popped out to second.
Yadier Molina :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Ball, Molina walked.
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Carpenter struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 2 Errors)
Astros 7th
Lance Lynn pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Bogusevic struck out swinging
Jimmy Paredes hit for Jose Valdez.
Jimmy Paredes :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Paredes flied out to deep center.
Jed Lowrie :Strike looking, Lowrie singled to left.
Scott Moore :Ball, Moore flied out to deep left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Chuckie Fick pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Descalso flied out to center.
Pete Kozma :Ball, Kozma reached on an infield single, Kozma to second on 3rd baseman Laird throwing error
Skip Schumaker hit for Lance Lynn.
Skip Schumaker :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Schumaker grounded out to pitcher.
Jon Jay :Jay grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Astros 8th
Sam Freeman pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Wallace struck out swinging.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Maxwell flied out to center.
Fernando Martinez :.
Matt Downs :Ball, Downs flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Rhiner Cruz pitching:
Carlos Beltran :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Beltran flied out to center.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Holliday grounded out to shortstop.
Allen Craig :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Craig struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Shane Robinson in left
Trevor Rosenthal pitching:
Brandon Laird :Ball, Laird singled to left.
Jason Castro :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Castro struck out swinging.
Brian Bogusevic :Bogusevic grounded into double play shortstop to first, Laird out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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