MLB Play by Play - Pittsburgh vs. Chicago

Pirates 1st
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Starling Marte :Marte doubled to left.
Travis Snider :Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Snider flied out to left, Marte to third.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Ball, Ball, McCutchen walked.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Foul, Alvarez doubled to deep right, Marte and McCutchen scored.
Russell Martin :Martin hit by pitch.
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Walker singled to right, Alvarez scored, Martin to third.
Travis Ishikawa :Strike looking, Ishikawa hit sacrifice fly to center, Martin scored.
Jordy Mercer :Mercer singled to right, Walker to third.
Charlie Morton :Foul, Strike swinging, Morton struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 1st
Charlie Morton pitching:
Emilio Bonifacio :Strike looking, Foul, Bonifacio lined out to third.
Ryan Kalish :Strike looking, Foul, Kalish struck out swinging.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Rizzo walked.
Nate Schierholtz :Strike swinging, Schierholtz safe at first on left fielder Marte fielding error, Rizzo to second.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Valbuena struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 1 Error)

Pirates 2nd
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Marte struck out swinging.
Travis Snider :Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Snider lined out to center.
Andrew McCutchen :McCutchen singled to center.
Pedro Alvarez :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Alvarez singled to right, McCutchen out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 2nd
Charlie Morton pitching:
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Castro singled to right.
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Sweeney singled to left center, Castro to second.
Welington Castillo :Foul, Strike swinging, Castillo reached on fielder's choice to third, Castro out at third, Sweeney to second.
Edwin Jackson :Bunt foul, Strike swinging, Jackson struck out on missed bunt.
Emilio Bonifacio :Bonifacio singled to center, Sweeney scored, Castillo to second.
Ryan Kalish :Ball, Kalish grounded bunt out to pitcher.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 3rd
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Russell Martin :Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Martin struck out swinging.
Neil Walker :Foul, Walker flied out to left.
Travis Ishikawa :Ishikawa grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 3rd
Charlie Morton pitching:
Anthony Rizzo :Rizzo singled to center.
Nate Schierholtz :Ball, Ball, Foul, Schierholtz flied out to right.
Luis Valbuena :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Valbuena singled to center, Rizzo to second.
Starlin Castro :Foul, Foul, Ball, Castro homered to left, Rizzo and Valbuena scored.
Ryan Sweeney :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Sweeney grounded out to first.
Welington Castillo :Ball, Strike looking, Castillo grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 4th
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Jordy Mercer :Strike looking, Foul, Mercer flied out to right.
Charlie Morton :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Morton struck out looking.
Starling Marte :Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Marte walked.
Travis Snider :Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Ball, Marte stole second, Ball, Snider walked.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Ball, McCutchen singled to center, Marte scored, Snider to second.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Alvarez flied out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cubs 4th
Charlie Morton pitching:
Edwin Jackson :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Jackson grounded out to shortstop.
Emilio Bonifacio :Strike looking, Bonifacio singled to right.
Ryan Kalish :Kalish grounded into double play first, Bonifacio out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 5th
Edwin Jackson pitching:
Russell Martin :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Martin doubled to deep right.
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Walker flied out to right.
Travis Ishikawa :Martin to third, Strike looking, Ishikawa tripled to deep right, Martin scored.
Jordy Mercer :Foul, Ball, Ball (pitchout), Intentional ball, Mercer intentionally walked.
Charlie Morton :Strike (missed bunt), Bunt foul, Morton sacrificed to catcher, Mercer to second.
Brian Schlitter relieved Edwin Jackson.
Starling Marte :Ball, Ball, Marte grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 5th
Charlie Morton pitching:
Anthony Rizzo :Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Rizzo grounded out to third.
Nate Schierholtz :Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Schierholtz grounded out to first.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Strike looking, Valbuena struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 6th
Brian Schlitter pitching:
Travis Snider :Ball, Foul, Snider grounded out to first.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, McCutchen grounded out to shortstop.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Alvarez grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 6th
Charlie Morton pitching:
Starlin Castro :Foul, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Castro homered to left.
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Sweeney struck out looking.
Welington Castillo :Foul, Ball, Foul, Castillo flied out to deep left
Mike Olt hit for Brian Schlitter.
Mike Olt :Ball, Strike swinging, Olt grounded out to second.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Pirates 7th
Justin Grimm pitching:
Russell Martin :Ball, Ball, Martin singled to center.
Neil Walker :Strike looking, Walker singled to center, Martin to second.
Travis Ishikawa :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ishikawa flied out to center.
Jordy Mercer :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt to second, Mercer struck out swinging
Jose Tabata hit for Charlie Morton.
Jose Tabata :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Tabata grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 7th
Tony Watson pitching:
Emilio Bonifacio :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Bonifacio singled to center.
Ryan Kalish :Ball, Kalish sacrificed to pitcher, Bonifacio to second.
Anthony Rizzo :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Bonifacio stole third, Ball, Rizzo singled to center, Bonifacio scored.
Nate Schierholtz :Strike looking, Foul, Schierholtz struck out swinging.
Luis Valbuena :Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Valbuena lined out to right.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 8th
Pedro Strop pitching:
Starling Marte :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Marte walked.
Travis Snider :Pickoff attempt to first, Pickoff attempt to first, Strike looking, Strike looking, Snider struck out looking, Marte stole second.
Andrew McCutchen :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, McCutchen walked.
James Russell relieved Pedro Strop.
Pedro Alvarez :Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Alvarez walked, Marte to third, McCutchen to second.
Russell Martin :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Martin hit sacrifice fly to right, Marte scored.
Neil Walker :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Walker grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 8th
Mark Melancon pitching:
Starlin Castro :Foul, Strike swinging, Castro flied out to right.
Ryan Sweeney :Strike looking, Ball, Sweeney grounded out to third.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Castillo struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Pirates 9th
Jose Veras pitching:
Travis Ishikawa :Ishikawa grounded out to first.
Jordy Mercer :Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Mercer grounded out to third
Josh Harrison hit for Mark Melancon.
Josh Harrison :Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Harrison struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cubs 9th
Junior Lake hit for Jose Veras
Jason Grilli pitching:
Junior Lake :Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Lake struck out swinging.
Emilio Bonifacio :Bonifacio lined out to shortstop.
Ryan Kalish :Ball, Strike looking, Kalish grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)