MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Chicago

Astros 1st
Travis Wood pitching:
Brandon Barnes :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Barnes struck out on foul tip.
Jose Altuve :Altuve doubled to deep right.
Chris Carter :Ball, Carter grounded out to shortstop, Altuve to third.
J.D. Martinez :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Martinez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Bud Norris pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Valbuena popped out to shortstop.
Starlin Castro :Castro grounded out to shortstop.
Nate Schierholtz :Ball, Strike swinging, Schierholtz flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Travis Wood pitching:
Carlos Corporan :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Corporan struck out swinging.
Justin Maxwell :Maxwell singled to center.
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Dominguez grounded into double play third to second to first, Maxwell out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Bud Norris pitching:
Alfonso Soriano :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Soriano struck out swinging.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Rizzo walked.
Ryan Sweeney :Sweeney grounded into double play shortstop to first, Rizzo out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Travis Wood pitching:
Ronny Cedeno :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Cedeno struck out swinging.
Bud Norris :Strike looking, Norris grounded out to second.
Brandon Barnes :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Barnes safe at first on shortstop Castro fielding error.
Jose Altuve :Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Altuve grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 3rd
Bud Norris pitching:
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Castillo singled to center.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Barney reached on fielder's choice to third, Castillo to second on 3rd baseman Dominguez throwing error.
Travis Wood :Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Castillo to third, Barney to second on Corporan throwing error, Foul, Wood grounded out to third.
Luis Valbuena :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Valbuena singled to right, Castillo and Barney scored.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Castro singled to right, Valbuena to second.
Nate Schierholtz :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Schierholtz walked, Valbuena to third, Castro to second.
Alfonso Soriano :Soriano popped out to first.
Anthony Rizzo :Strike looking, Foul, Rizzo struck out swinging.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 2 Errors)

Astros 4th
Travis Wood pitching:
Chris Carter :Strike looking, Carter grounded out to pitcher.
J.D. Martinez :Ball, Martinez flied out to center.
Carlos Corporan :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Corporan grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Bud Norris pitching:
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Strike looking, Sweeney struck out looking.
Welington Castillo :Strike swinging, Castillo reached on an infield single.
Darwin Barney :Barney singled to right, Castillo to second.
Travis Wood :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Wood struck out bunting foul.
Luis Valbuena :Valbuena flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Travis Wood pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Ball, Maxwell grounded out to shortstop.
Matt Dominguez :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Dominguez struck out swinging.
Ronny Cedeno :Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Cedeno grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Bud Norris pitching:
Starlin Castro :Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Castro struck out on foul tip.
Nate Schierholtz :Ball, Ball, Schierholtz homered to right.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Soriano grounded out to third.
Anthony Rizzo :Foul, Strike looking, Rizzo grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Astros 6th
Travis Wood pitching:
Bud Norris :Ball, Strike looking, Norris flied out to center.
Brandon Barnes :Foul, Barnes flied out to right.
Jose Altuve :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Altuve singled to right.
Chris Carter :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Carter singled to left, Altuve to second.
J.D. Martinez :Martinez homered to left, Altuve and Carter scored.
Carlos Corporan :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Corporan hit by pitch.
Justin Maxwell :Ball, Ball, Maxwell flied out to left.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Bud Norris pitching:
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Sweeney walked.
Welington Castillo :Foul, Foul, Castillo flied out to right.
Darwin Barney :Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Barney flied into double play right, Sweeney out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Travis Wood pitching:
Matt Dominguez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Dominguez walked.
Shawn Camp relieved Travis Wood.
Ronny Cedeno :Pickoff attempt, Bunt foul, Pickoff attempt, Cedeno sacrificed to pitcher, Dominguez to second
Marc Krauss hit for Bud Norris.
Marc Krauss :Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Dominguez to third on Castillo throwing error, Strike looking, Ball, Krauss grounded out to first.
Brandon Barnes :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Barnes popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Cubs 7th
Julio Borbon hit for Shawn Camp
Jose Cisnero pitching:
Julio Borbon :Bunt foul, Borbon grounded out to shortstop.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Valbuena grounded out to second.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Castro flied out to deep center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Blake Parker pitching:
Jose Altuve :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Altuve walked.
Chris Carter :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Altuve stole second, Carter grounded out to third.
J.D. Martinez :Strike looking, Martinez grounded out to shortstop, Altuve to third.
Carlos Corporan :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Corporan struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Jose Cisnero pitching:
Nate Schierholtz :Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Foul, Schierholtz lined out to pitcher.
Alfonso Soriano :Strike looking, Ball, Soriano doubled to left.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Ball, Intentional ball, Rizzo intentionally walked.
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Soriano picked off at second, pitcher to shortstop, Ball, Foul, Sweeney singled to center, Rizzo to second.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Ball, Ball, Castillo walked, Rizzo to third, Sweeney to second.
Darwin Barney :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Barney flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Kevin Gregg pitching:
Justin Maxwell :Strike (foul tip), Strike swinging, Ball, Maxwell doubled to left.
Matt Dominguez :Foul, Ball, Ball, Dominguez sacrificed to third, Maxwell to third.
Ronny Cedeno :Strike looking, Cedeno sacrificed to pitcher, Maxwell scored
Lucas Harrell hit for Jose Cisnero.
Lucas Harrell :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Harrell struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 9th
Scott Hairston hit for Kevin Gregg
Jose Veras pitching:
Scott Hairston :Strike looking, Strike looking, Hairston struck out swinging.
Luis Valbuena :Valbuena grounded out to first.
Starlin Castro :Ball, Castro flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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