MLB Play by Play - Washington vs. Pittsburgh

Nationals 1st
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Denard Span :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Span struck out looking.
Ian Desmond :Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Desmond struck out looking.
Bryce Harper :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Harper grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Ross Detwiler pitching:
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Marte struck out swinging.
Jordy Mercer :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Mercer flied out to center.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Foul, Ball, McCutchen homered to left.
Gaby Sanchez :Foul, Sanchez doubled to deep right.
Russell Martin :Martin grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 2nd
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Ryan Zimmerman :Strike looking, Foul, Zimmerman struck out looking.
Adam LaRoche :Strike looking, Ball, LaRoche singled to left.
Tyler Moore :Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Moore grounded out to third, LaRoche to second.
Danny Espinosa :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Espinosa grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 2nd
Ross Detwiler pitching:
Brandon Inge :Ball, Strike looking, Inge popped out to second.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Alvarez flied out to center.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Barmes struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 3rd
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Kurt Suzuki :Ball, Foul, Suzuki reached on an infield single.
Ross Detwiler :Ball, Strike looking, Bunt foul, Bunt foul, Detwiler struck out bunting foul.
Denard Span :Ball, Ball, Span fouled out to third.
Ian Desmond :Ball, Desmond grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Suzuki out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 3rd
Ross Detwiler pitching:
A.J. Burnett :Burnett grounded out to second.
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Foul, Marte flied out to center.
Jordy Mercer :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Mercer struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 4th
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Bryce Harper :Harper grounded out to first.
Ryan Zimmerman :Strike looking, Foul, Zimmerman struck out swinging.
Adam LaRoche :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, LaRoche walked.
Tyler Moore :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Moore singled to center, LaRoche to second.
Danny Espinosa :Ball, Espinosa singled to right, LaRoche scored, Moore out at third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Ross Detwiler pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, McCutchen singled to center.
Gaby Sanchez :Ball, Sanchez lined out to center.
Russell Martin :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Martin walked, McCutchen to second.
Brandon Inge :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Inge struck out swinging.
Pedro Alvarez :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Alvarez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Nationals 5th
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Suzuki flied out to deep right.
Ross Detwiler :Strike looking, Foul, Detwiler struck out swinging.
Denard Span :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Span grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Ross Detwiler pitching:
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Barmes flied out to center.
A.J. Burnett :Strike looking, Burnett flied out to center.
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Marte singled to center.
Jordy Mercer :Pickoff attempt, Marte stole second, Ball, Ball, Mercer homered to left, Marte scored.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, McCutchen singled to left.
Gaby Sanchez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Sanchez flied out to center.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 6th
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Ian Desmond :Desmond lined out to second.
Bryce Harper :Strike looking, Ball, Harper reached on an infield single.
Ryan Zimmerman :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Harper picked off at first, pitcher to first, Foul, Zimmerman struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Ross Detwiler pitching:
Russell Martin :Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Martin walked.
Craig Stammen relieved Ross Detwiler.
Brandon Inge :.
Travis Snider :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Snider grounded out to pitcher, Martin to second.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Alvarez grounded out to third, Martin to third.
Clint Barmes :Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Barmes grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 7th
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Adam LaRoche :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, LaRoche struck out swinging.
Tyler Moore :Ball, Moore flied out to right.
Danny Espinosa :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Espinosa struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Craig Stammen pitching:
A.J. Burnett :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Burnett struck out swinging.
Starling Marte :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Marte singled to left.
Jordy Mercer :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Marte stole second, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Marte stole third, Mercer struck out swinging.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, McCutchen grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Nationals 8th
Mark Melancon pitching:
Kurt Suzuki :Strike looking, Ball, Suzuki grounded out to third
Chad Tracy hit for Craig Stammen.
Chad Tracy :Strike looking, Ball, Tracy safe at first on 3rd baseman Alvarez fielding error.
Denard Span :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Span struck out swinging.
Ian Desmond :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Desmond singled to right, Bernadina to third.
Bryce Harper :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Ball, Harper struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Pirates 8th
Ryan Mattheus pitching:
Gaby Sanchez :Sanchez singled to right.
Russell Martin :Ball, Martin fouled out to first.
Travis Snider :Strike (foul tip), Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Snider singled to left, Sanchez to second.
Pedro Alvarez :Foul, Ball, Ball, Alvarez flied out to deep left
Garrett Jones hit for Clint Barmes.
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Jones flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Nationals 9th
John McDonald at shortstop
Jason Grilli pitching:
Ryan Zimmerman :Ball, Foul, Foul, Zimmerman struck out looking.
Adam LaRoche :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, LaRoche singled to left center.
Tyler Moore :Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Moore struck out looking.
Danny Espinosa :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Espinosa struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

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