MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. Chicago

Pirates 1st
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Marte lined out to left.
Travis Snider :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Snider struck out swinging.
Andrew McCutchen :McCutchen flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
A.J. Burnett pitching:
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), DeJesus struck out swinging.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Valbuena grounded out to second.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike looking, Foul, Rizzo struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 2nd
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Garrett Jones :Strike looking, Ball, Jones doubled to deep right.
Russell Martin :Foul, Ball, Ball, Martin grounded out to second, Jones to third.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Alvarez singled to center, Jones scored.
Neil Walker :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Walker singled to right, Alvarez to third.
Clint Barmes :Strike looking, Barmes grounded into double play second to first, Walker out at second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano flied out to right.
Nate Schierholtz :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Schierholtz lined out to left.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Castillo grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
A.J. Burnett :Burnett flied out to center.
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Marte singled to center.
Travis Snider :Ball, Ball, Marte stole second, Snider singled to center, Marte scored.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, McCutchen struck out swinging.
Garrett Jones :Ball, Foul, Foul, Jones struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Starlin Castro :Castro flied out to deep center.
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Barney walked.
Jeff Samardzija :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Bunt foul, Samardzija sacrificed to pitcher, Barney to second.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, DeJesus flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Russell Martin :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Martin walked.
Pedro Alvarez :Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Alvarez homered to right, Martin scored.
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Walker grounded out to pitcher.
Clint Barmes :Ball, Foul, Foul, Barmes struck out swinging.
A.J. Burnett :Strike looking, Foul, Burnett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Valbuena struck out swinging.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Ball, Rizzo walked.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano grounded into double play third to second to first, Rizzo out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Starling Marte :Foul, Marte singled to right.
Travis Snider :Ball, Ball, Ball, Marte caught stealing,catcher to shortstop, Snider flied out to left.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, McCutchen singled to left.
Garrett Jones :Jones lined out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Nate Schierholtz :Schierholtz doubled to right.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Castillo struck out swinging.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Foul, Castro lined out to shortstop.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Barney lined out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
Jeff Samardzija pitching:
Russell Martin :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Martin flied out to left.
Pedro Alvarez :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Alvarez struck out swinging.
Neil Walker :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Walker struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Julio Borbon hit for Jeff Samardzija
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Julio Borbon :Foul, Foul, Ball, Borbon grounded out to second.
David DeJesus :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, DeJesus singled to right.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Valbuena walked, DeJesus to second.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike (foul tip), Rizzo grounded out to first, DeJesus to third, Valbuena to second.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
Zach Putnam pitching:
Clint Barmes :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Barmes struck out swinging.
A.J. Burnett :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Burnett struck out swinging.
Starling Marte :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Marte struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Nate Schierholtz :Strike looking, Schierholtz grounded out to second.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Castillo grounded out to third.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Strike looking, Castro flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 8th
Hector Rondon pitching:
Travis Snider :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Snider grounded out to shortstop.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, McCutchen walked.
Garrett Jones :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Foul, Foul, Jones flied out to left.
Russell Martin :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Martin homered to left, McCutchen scored.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike (foul tip), Alvarez lined out to right.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Gaby Sanchez at first
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Darwin Barney :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Barney grounded out to shortstop
Ryan Sweeney hit for Hector Rondon.
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Sweeney struck out swinging.
David DeJesus :Ball, DeJesus flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Blake Parker pitching:
Neil Walker :Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Walker flied out to left.
Clint Barmes :Barmes popped out to second.
A.J. Burnett :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Burnett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 9th
A.J. Burnett pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Ball, Valbuena grounded out to second.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Rizzo singled to left.
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Soriano homered to left, Rizzo scored.
Tony Watson relieved A.J. Burnett.
Nate Schierholtz :Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Schierholtz grounded out to second.
Welington Castillo :Foul, Foul, Castillo popped out to first.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

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