MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. Houston

Cubs 1st
Alex White pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, DeJesus singled to right.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Castro singled to right, DeJesus to second.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Rizzo walked, DeJesus to third, Castro to second.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Soriano hit sacrifice fly to right, DeJesus scored, Castro to third, Rizzo to second.
Nate Schierholtz :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Schierholtz struck out on foul tip.
Welington Castillo :Strike swinging, Castillo doubled to center, Castro and Rizzo scored.
Luis Valbuena :Foul, Valbuena grounded out to second.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Altuve hit by pitch.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Wallace walked, Altuve to second.
Roberto Pena :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pena flied out to center, Altuve to third.
Chris Carter :Ball, Carter doubled to center, Altuve and Wallace scored.
Rick Ankiel :Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Ankiel struck out swinging.
Justin Maxwell :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Maxwell struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
Kevin Chapman pitching:
Darwin Barney :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Barney lined out to center.
Dioner Navarro :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Navarro homered to left.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus singled to center.
Starlin Castro :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Castro grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, DeJesus out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Jason Castro :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Castro singled to center.
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Dominguez singled to right, Castro to second.
Marwin Gonzalez :Ball, Foul, Foul, Gonzalez homered to right, Castro and Dominguez scored.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Altuve struck out swinging.
Brett Wallace :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Wallace struck out swinging.
Roberto Pena :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Pena struck out looking.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 3rd
Kevin Chapman pitching:
Anthony Rizzo :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Rizzo walked.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Soriano grounded into double play third to second to first, Rizzo out at second.
Nate Schierholtz :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Schierholtz struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Chris Carter :Ball, Ball, Carter doubled to right.
Rick Ankiel :Ball, Ankiel flied out to deep center, Carter to third.
Justin Maxwell :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Maxwell struck out swinging.
Jason Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Castro grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
Jose Veras pitching:
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Castillo struck out swinging.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Valbuena walked.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Barney flied out to center.
Dioner Navarro :Ball, Ball, Valbuena to second on passed ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Navarro struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 4th
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Matt Dominguez :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Dominguez struck out swinging.
Marwin Gonzalez :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Gonzalez struck out swinging.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Altuve struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 5th
Ronny Cedeno at shortstop
Wesley Wright pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, DeJesus popped out to shortstop.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Castro singled to right.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Castro to second on wild pitch, Strike looking, Foul, Rizzo struck out looking.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Soriano singled to center, Castro scored.
Nate Schierholtz :Strike looking, Ball, Schierholtz grounded out to first.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
James Russell pitching:
Brett Wallace :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Wallace grounded out to pitcher.
Roberto Pena :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pena struck out swinging.
Chris Carter :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Carter walked
Brandon Barnes hit for Rick Ankiel
Trevor Crowe ran for Chris Carter.
Brandon Barnes :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Crowe caught stealing,first to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 6th
Jonathan Singleton at first
George Springer in center
Carlos Corporan catching
Brandon Laird at third
Jose Martinez at second
Xavier Cedeno pitching:
Welington Castillo :Ball, Ball, Castillo grounded out to pitcher.
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Valbuena singled to right.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Barney singled to center, Valbuena scored
Scott Hairston hit for Dioner Navarro.
Scott Hairston :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Hairston grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Barney out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Kyuji Fujikawa pitching:
Brandon Barnes :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Barnes struck out swinging.
George Springer :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Springer walked.
Carlos Corporan :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Corporan struck out swinging.
Brandon Laird :Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Laird walked, Springer to second.
Blake Parker relieved Kyuji Fujikawa.
Jose Martinez :Strike looking, Foul, Martinez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 7th
Rhiner Cruz pitching:
David DeJesus :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, DeJesus flied out to center.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Castro struck out swinging.
Anthony Rizzo :Foul, Foul, Foul, Rizzo lined out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Blake Parker pitching:
Ronny Cedeno :Foul, Strike looking, Cedeno struck out swinging.
Jonathan Singleton :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Singleton struck out looking
Carlos Pena at first
J.D. Martinez hit for Carlos Pena.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Martinez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 8th
Josh Fields pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Soriano struck out looking.
Nate Schierholtz :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Schierholtz grounded out to third.
Steve Clevenger :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Clevenger struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Michael Bowden pitching:
Trevor Crowe :Ball, Crowe doubled to center.
Brandon Barnes :Strike looking, Ball, Barnes sacrificed to third, Crowe to third.
George Springer :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Crowe scored on wild pitch, Springer struck out looking.
Carlos Corporan :Foul, Foul, Corporan flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Hector Ambriz pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Ball, Valbuena grounded out to second.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Barney grounded out to third.
Scott Hairston :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Hairston struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Shawn Camp pitching:
Brandon Laird :Ball, Laird singled to center
Delino DeShields ran for Brandon Laird.
Jose Martinez :Pickoff attempt, Martinez sacrificed to catcher, DeShields to second.
Ronny Cedeno :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Cedeno reached on an infield single, DeShields to third.
Jonathan Singleton :Strike looking, Cedeno to second on fielder's indifference, Foul, Singleton struck out looking.
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Martinez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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