MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Boston

Astros 1st
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Robbie Grossman :Strike looking, Grossman lined out to second.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Altuve doubled to deep center.
Jason Castro :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Foul, Castro struck out swinging.
Brandon Laird :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Altuve to third on Dempster throwing error, Foul, Laird struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Red Sox 1st
Erik Bedard pitching:
Jacoby Ellsbury :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ellsbury singled to right.
Jonny Gomes :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Gomes struck out looking.
Dustin Pedroia :Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Pedroia doubled to center, Ellsbury scored.
David Ortiz :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ortiz struck out swinging.
Mike Napoli :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Napoli flied out to deep right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Carlos Pena :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pena struck out swinging.
Chris Carter :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Carter struck out swinging.
Fernando Martinez :Ball, Martinez grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 2nd
Erik Bedard pitching:
Daniel Nava :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Nava flied out to center.
Will Middlebrooks :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Middlebrooks popped out to third.
David Ross :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ross homered to left.
Pedro Ciriaco :Ball, Ball, Ciriaco tripled to center.
Jacoby Ellsbury :Ball, Ball, Bunt foul, Foul, Ellsbury grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Dominguez doubled to deep center.
Marwin Gonzalez :Strike looking, Gonzalez flied out to center, Dominguez to third.
Robbie Grossman :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Grossman grounded out to second, Dominguez scored.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Altuve flied out to center.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 3rd
Erik Bedard pitching:
Jonny Gomes :Foul, Strike swinging, Gomes struck out swinging.
Dustin Pedroia :Strike looking, Ball, Pedroia ground-rule doubled to right.
David Ortiz :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ortiz struck out swinging.
Mike Napoli :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Napoli doubled to left, Pedroia scored.
Daniel Nava :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Nava struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Jason Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Castro doubled to deep right.
Brandon Laird :Strike looking, Strike looking, Laird struck out swinging.
Carlos Pena :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Pena struck out looking.
Chris Carter :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Carter walked.
Fernando Martinez :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Martinez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 4th
Erik Bedard pitching:
Will Middlebrooks :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Middlebrooks homered to left.
David Ross :Ball, Ball, Ross homered to left.
Paul Clemens relieved Erik Bedard.
Pedro Ciriaco :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ciriaco flied out to deep left.
Jacoby Ellsbury :Ellsbury grounded out to second.
Jonny Gomes :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Gomes grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Dominguez doubled to deep left.
Marwin Gonzalez :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Gonzalez struck out swinging.
Robbie Grossman :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Dominguez to third on wild pitch, Grossman walked.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Altuve hit sacrifice fly to right, Dominguez scored.
Jason Castro :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Castro flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 5th
Paul Clemens pitching:
Dustin Pedroia :Ball, Pedroia grounded out to second.
David Ortiz :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ortiz homered to center.
Mike Napoli :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Napoli struck out looking.
Daniel Nava :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Nava struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Ryan Dempster pitching:
Brandon Laird :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Laird struck out swinging.
Carlos Pena :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Pena walked.
Chris Carter :Strike swinging, Strike looking, Carter struck out looking.
Fernando Martinez :Ball, Strike looking, Martinez grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 6th
Paul Clemens pitching:
Will Middlebrooks :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Middlebrooks struck out looking.
David Ross :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ross singled to left.
Pedro Ciriaco :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ciriaco popped out to shortstop.
Jacoby Ellsbury :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ellsbury singled to right, Ross to third.
Jonny Gomes :Strike looking, Ellsbury stole second, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Gomes struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Clayton Mortensen pitching:
Matt Dominguez :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Dominguez hit by pitch.
Marwin Gonzalez :Gonzalez reached on bunt single to catcher, Dominguez to third on catcher Ross throwing error.
Robbie Grossman :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Grossman struck out looking.
Junichi Tazawa relieved Clayton Mortensen.
Jose Altuve :Altuve hit sacrifice fly to right, Dominguez scored.
Jason Castro :Strike looking, Strike looking, Castro singled to center, Gonzalez to second.
Brandon Laird :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Laird struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 1 Error)
Red Sox 7th
Wesley Wright pitching:
Dustin Pedroia :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pedroia singled to center.
David Ortiz :Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ortiz grounded into double play shortstop to first, Pedroia out at second.
Mike Napoli :Strike looking, Napoli doubled to center.
Daniel Nava :Ball, Nava grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Koji Uehara pitching:
Carlos Pena :Strike looking, Pena grounded out to pitcher.
Chris Carter :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Carter doubled to left.
Fernando Martinez :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Foul, Martinez grounded out to second.
Matt Dominguez :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Dominguez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Red Sox 8th
Rhiner Cruz pitching:
Will Middlebrooks :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Middlebrooks reached on an infield single.
David Ross :Ball, Ross singled to left center, Middlebrooks to second.
Pedro Ciriaco :Ball, Ball, Ciriaco singled to left center, Middlebrooks to third, Ross to second.
Jacoby Ellsbury :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ellsbury lined into double play shortstop to third, Middlebrooks out at third.
Jonny Gomes :Gomes singled to left, Ross scored, Ciriaco to third.
Dustin Pedroia :Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Pedroia struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Alex Wilson pitching:
Marwin Gonzalez :Gonzalez grounded out to second.
Robbie Grossman :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Grossman struck out looking.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Ball, Altuve flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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