MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Chris Volstad pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Strike looking, Altuve grounded out to first.
Scott Moore :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Moore struck out swinging.
Fernando Martinez :Strike looking, Martinez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Bud Norris pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, DeJesus flied out to left.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Barney grounded out to second.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike looking, Rizzo lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Chris Volstad pitching:
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Dominguez grounded out to second.
Brett Wallace :Wallace grounded out to pitcher.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Castro homered to right.
Justin Maxwell :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Maxwell safe at first on shortstop Castro fielding error, Maxwell to second.
Tyler Greene :Greene singled to right, Maxwell scored.
Bud Norris :Strike looking, Foul, Norris struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 2nd
Bud Norris pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Soriano struck out swinging.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Castro doubled to right
Brandon Barnes in center.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Ball, Valbuena flied out to left.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Castillo flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Chris Volstad pitching:
Jose Altuve :Foul, Altuve grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Brandon Barnes :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Barnes struck out swinging.
Fernando Martinez :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Martinez struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Bud Norris pitching:
Brett Jackson :Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Jackson walked.
Chris Volstad :Strike looking, Volstad sacrificed to catcher, Jackson to second.
David DeJesus :Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, DeJesus walked.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to second, Jackson caught stealing,catcher to shortstop, DeJesus to second, Barney grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Chris Volstad pitching:
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Foul, Foul, Dominguez struck out looking.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Wallace singled to left.
Jason Castro :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Castro flied out to left.
Justin Maxwell :Strike swinging, Maxwell flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Bud Norris pitching:
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Rizzo struck out swinging.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Soriano singled to right.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Castro doubled to deep center, Soriano to third.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Valbuena struck out swinging.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Castillo struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Chris Volstad pitching:
Tyler Greene :Ball, Foul, Greene reached on an infield single.
Bud Norris :Ball, Pickoff attempt to first, Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Norris sacrificed to pitcher, Greene to second.
Jose Altuve :Altuve grounded out to shortstop.
Brandon Barnes :Ball, Greene stole third, Barnes grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Bud Norris pitching:
Brett Jackson :Foul, Jackson singled to right
Jed Lowrie at shortstop.
Chris Volstad :Ball, Volstad grounded out to first, Jackson to second.
David DeJesus :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, DeJesus grounded out to first, Jackson to third.
Darwin Barney :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Barney grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Chris Volstad pitching:
Fernando Martinez :Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Martinez struck out looking.
Matt Dominguez :Dominguez singled to center.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Wallace grounded into double play first, Dominguez out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Bud Norris pitching:
Anthony Rizzo :Rizzo flied out to center.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Soriano popped out to first.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Castro lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Chris Volstad pitching:
Jason Castro :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Castro lined out to shortstop.
Justin Maxwell :Maxwell grounded out to second.
Tyler Greene :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Greene grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Xavier Cedeno pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Valbuena struck out looking.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Foul, Castillo grounded out to third.
Brett Jackson :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Jackson struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Brian Bogusevic hit for Xavier Cedeno
Alberto Cabrera pitching:
Brian Bogusevic :Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Bogusevic walked.
Jed Lowrie :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt to first, Bogusevic to second on Cabrera throwing error, Foul, Lowrie grounded out to first, Bogusevic to third.
Brandon Barnes :Ball, Ball, Bogusevic scored on wild pitch, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Barnes walked.
Jeff Beliveau relieved Alberto Cabrera
Brandon Laird hit for Fernando Martinez.
Brandon Laird :Strike looking, Laird fouled out to first.
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Barnes picked off at second, pitcher to first to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 8th
Dave Sappelt hit for Jeff Beliveau
Chuckie Fick pitching:
Dave Sappelt :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Sappelt grounded out to third.
David DeJesus :Strike (missed bunt), Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, DeJesus safe at first on Wright throwing error.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Barney struck out looking.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike looking, Foul, Rizzo struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 9th
Michael Bowden pitching:
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Dominguez flied out to center.
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Wallace walked.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Castro struck out swinging.
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Maxwell struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 9th
Wilton Lopez pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Foul, Foul, Foul, Soriano grounded out to third.
Starlin Castro :Foul, Castro lined out to center.
Luis Valbuena :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Valbuena walked.
Welington Castillo :Castillo popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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