MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Pittsburgh

Cardinals 1st
Brandon Cumpton pitching:
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Carpenter lined out to center.
Jon Jay :Foul, Strike looking, Jay grounded out to second.
Matt Holliday :Holliday singled to right.
Allen Craig :Strike looking, Ball, Craig grounded into fielder's choice to third, Holliday out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 1st
Tyler Lyons pitching:
Starling Marte :Ball, Marte grounded bunt out to pitcher.
Jordy Mercer :Ball, Ball, Mercer doubled to deep center.
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, McCutchen grounded out to second, Mercer to third.
Gaby Sanchez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Sanchez walked.
Pedro Alvarez :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Alvarez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Brandon Cumpton pitching:
Yadier Molina :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Molina grounded out to second.
Matt Adams :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Adams walked.
David Freese :Strike looking, Foul, Freese reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Adams to second on shortstop Mercer fielding error.
Pete Kozma :Kozma fouled out to first.
Tyler Lyons :Strike looking, Strike looking, Lyons struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)
Pirates 2nd
Tyler Lyons pitching:
Tony Sanchez :Sanchez flied out to right.
Jose Tabata :Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Tabata safe at first on 3rd baseman Freese fielding error.
Josh Harrison :Foul, Harrison singled to center, Tabata to third.
Brandon Cumpton :Strike swinging, Bunt foul, Cumpton struck out bunting foul.
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Harrison stole second, Tabata scored, Harrison to third on passed ball, Marte hit by pitch.
Jordy Mercer :Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Mercer struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)

Cardinals 3rd
Brandon Cumpton pitching:
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Carpenter flied out to center.
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Jay singled to center.
Matt Holliday :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, Foul, Holliday struck out swinging.
Allen Craig :Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Craig safe at first on 3rd baseman Alvarez fielding error, Jay to second.
Yadier Molina :Foul, Ball, Foul, Molina flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Pirates 3rd
Tyler Lyons pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, McCutchen flied out to left.
Gaby Sanchez :Foul, Strike looking, Sanchez grounded out to shortstop.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Alvarez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Brandon Cumpton pitching:
Matt Adams :Adams flied out to deep center.
David Freese :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Freese grounded out to second.
Pete Kozma :Strike looking, Ball, Kozma grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 4th
Tyler Lyons pitching:
Tony Sanchez :Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Sanchez flied out to center.
Jose Tabata :Ball, Strike (foul tip), Ball, Tabata singled to left.
Josh Harrison :Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Harrison lined out to center.
Brandon Cumpton :Foul, Strike looking, Cumpton struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Brandon Cumpton pitching:
Tyler Lyons :Strike looking, Lyons reached on an infield single.
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Carpenter flied out to left.
Jon Jay :Foul, Foul, Jay struck out on foul tip.
Matt Holliday :Holliday grounded into fielder's choice to third, Lyons out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Pirates 5th
Tyler Lyons pitching:
Starling Marte :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Marte tripled to deep right.
Jordy Mercer :Mercer singled to center, Marte scored.
Andrew McCutchen :Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Foul, McCutchen homered to left, Mercer scored.
Gaby Sanchez :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Sanchez singled to left.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Alvarez flied out to deep center, Sanchez to second.
Tony Sanchez :Sanchez grounded out to second, Sanchez to third.
Jose Tabata :Tabata grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Brandon Cumpton pitching:
Allen Craig :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Craig grounded out to third.
Rob Johnson :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Johnson struck out swinging.
Matt Adams :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Adams struck out on foul tip.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 6th
Tyler Lyons pitching:
Josh Harrison :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Harrison tripled to deep left.
Brandon Cumpton :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Cumpton lined out to pitcher.
Starling Marte :Marte reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Harrison out at home, Marte to second advancing on throw.
Jordy Mercer :Ball, Mercer grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Brandon Cumpton pitching:
David Freese :Ball, Strike looking, Freese grounded out to second.
Pete Kozma :Strike looking, Strike looking, Kozma grounded out to shortstop
Daniel Descalso hit for Tyler Lyons.
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Descalso flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 7th
Keith Butler pitching:
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Ball, Ball, McCutchen singled to left.
Gaby Sanchez :Ball, Strike looking, Sanchez doubled to deep center, McCutchen scored.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Alvarez grounded out to second, Sanchez to third.
Tony Sanchez :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Sanchez hit sacrifice fly to left, Sanchez scored.
Jose Tabata :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Tabata walked.
Josh Harrison :Strike looking, Harrison grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Tabata out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Alex Presley in right
Jeanmar Gomez pitching:
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Ball, Carpenter flied out to deep center.
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Jay walked.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Jay to second on wild pitch, Holliday grounded out to third.
Allen Craig :Ball, Strike looking, Craig grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Pirates 8th
Keith Butler pitching:
Alex Presley :Ball, Presley tripled to deep right.
Starling Marte :Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Marte popped out to second.
Jordy Mercer :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mercer struck out swinging.
Andrew McCutchen :Foul, Strike looking, McCutchen grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Jeanmar Gomez pitching:
Rob Johnson :Johnson grounded out to third.
Matt Adams :Strike looking, Foul, Adams struck out swinging.
David Freese :Ball, Foul, Freese grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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