MLB Play by Play - Chicago vs. St. Louis

Cubs 1st
John Lackey pitching:
Chris Coghlan :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Coghlan singled to center.
Javier Baez :Baez flied out to center.
Starlin Castro :Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Strike looking, Castro hit by pitch, Coghlan to second.
Luis Valbuena :Foul, Valbuena singled to right, Coghlan to third, Castro to second.
Arismendy Alcantara :Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Foul, Alcantara struck out swinging.
Logan Watkins :Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Watkins grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 1st
Travis Wood pitching:
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Carpenter walked.
Randal Grichuk :Ball, Ball, Foul, Grichuk reached on fielder's choice to third, Carpenter out at second.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Foul, Holliday grounded into double play pitcher to second to first, Grichuk out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 2nd
John Lackey pitching:
Chris Valaika :Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Valaika walked.
John Baker :Baker singled to center, Valaika to second.
Travis Wood :Bunt foul, Bunt foul, Ball, Wood safe at first on Lackey throwing error, Valaika scored, Baker to third, Wood to second.
Chris Coghlan :Coghlan singled to center, Baker and Wood scored.
Javier Baez :Ball, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Baez grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Coghlan out at second.
Starlin Castro :Strike looking, Castro singled to center.
Luis Valbuena :Foul, Ball, Valbuena homered to right, Castro scored.
Arismendy Alcantara :Ball, Alcantara grounded out to first.
End of Inning (5 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)
Cardinals 2nd
Travis Wood pitching:
Jhonny Peralta :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Peralta singled to right.
Yadier Molina :Foul, Molina grounded into double play second to first to shortstop to second, Peralta out at second.
Jon Jay :Strike looking, Ball, Jay singled to center.
Kolten Wong :Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Wong struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 3rd
John Lackey pitching:
Logan Watkins :Watkins singled to center.
Chris Valaika :Ball, Watkins stole second, Strike looking, Foul, Valaika struck out swinging.
John Baker :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul on 3rd baseman Carpenter dropped ball error, Ball, Baker grounded out to second, Watkins to third.
Travis Wood :Strike swinging, Wood grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Cardinals 3rd
Travis Wood pitching:
Daniel Descalso :Ball, Strike looking, Descalso flied out to left.
John Lackey :Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Lackey struck out swinging.
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Carpenter flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 4th
John Lackey pitching:
Chris Coghlan :Strike swinging, Coghlan grounded out to shortstop.
Javier Baez :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Baez struck out swinging.
Starlin Castro :Foul, Castro flied out to center.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 4th
Travis Wood pitching:
Randal Grichuk :Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Grichuk grounded out to third.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Ball, Holliday homered to center.
Jhonny Peralta :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Peralta walked.
Yadier Molina :Foul, Ball, Molina reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Peralta out at second.
Jon Jay :Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Jay lined out to left.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 5th
John Lackey pitching:
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Valbuena ground-rule doubled to left center.
Arismendy Alcantara :Foul, Alcantara fouled out to third.
Logan Watkins :Strike looking, Watkins flied out to center.
Chris Valaika :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Foul, Valbuena to third on balk, Valaika struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 5th
Travis Wood pitching:
Kolten Wong :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Wong homered to right.
Daniel Descalso :Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Descalso walked.
John Lackey :Lackey sacrificed to first, Descalso to second.
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Carpenter doubled to deep center, Descalso scored.
Randal Grichuk :Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Grichuk flied out to center, Carpenter to third.
Matt Holliday :Ball, Ball, Holliday doubled to left, Carpenter scored.
Justin Grimm relieved Travis Wood.
Jhonny Peralta :Peralta grounded out to third.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 6th
John Lackey pitching:
John Baker :Strike looking, Baker flied out to right.
Justin Grimm :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Grimm struck out on foul tip.
Chris Coghlan :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Coghlan singled to right.
Javier Baez :Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Baez struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 6th
Justin Grimm pitching:
Yadier Molina :Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Molina singled to left.
Jon Jay :Ball, Jay reached on fielder's choice to first, Molina out at second.
Kolten Wong :Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Wong flied out to right.
Daniel Descalso :Pickoff attempt, Strike swinging, Descalso grounded out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cubs 7th
John Lackey pitching:
Starlin Castro :Castro grounded out to third.
Randy Choate relieved John Lackey.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Valbuena struck out swinging.
Arismendy Alcantara :Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Alcantara homered to left center.
Logan Watkins :Strike looking, Strike looking, Watkins struck out swinging.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 7th
Oscar Taveras hit for Randy Choate
Wesley Wright pitching:
Oscar Taveras :Strike (foul tip), Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Taveras grounded out to second.
Matt Carpenter :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Carpenter walked
Matt Szczur in right.
Pedro Strop relieved Wesley Wright.
Randal Grichuk :Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Grichuk struck out swinging.
Matt Holliday :Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Holliday hit by pitch, Carpenter to second.
Jhonny Peralta :Foul, Strike looking, Peralta singled to center, Carpenter scored, Holliday to third.
Yadier Molina :Foul, Molina singled to center, Holliday scored, Peralta to third.
Jon Jay :Ball, Strike looking, Jay grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Molina out at second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 8th
Pat Neshek pitching:
Chris Valaika :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Valaika singled to right
Pete Kozma at second.
John Baker :Strike looking, Baker sacrificed to pitcher, Valaika to second.
Matt Szczur :Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Szczur flied out to left.
Chris Coghlan :Ball, Ball, Intentional ball, Coghlan intentionally walked.
Javier Baez :Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Baez flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Cardinals 8th
Welington Castillo catching
Carlos Villanueva pitching:
Pete Kozma :Strike looking, Kozma doubled to left center.
Daniel Descalso :Bunt foul, Bunt foul, Descalso reached on bunt single to pitcher, Kozma to third
Matt Adams hit for Pat Neshek.
Matt Adams :Strike looking, Strike swinging, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Adams struck out swinging.
Matt Carpenter :Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Carpenter intentionally walked, Descalso to second.
Randal Grichuk :Strike looking, Strike looking, Grichuk struck out swinging.
Matt Holliday :Foul, Foul, Ball, Holliday reached on an infield single, Kozma and Descalso scored, Carpenter to third.
Jhonny Peralta :Ball, Ball, Peralta singled to left, Carpenter scored, Holliday to second.
Yadier Molina :Foul, Ball, Molina flied out to right.
End of Inning (3 Runs, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cubs 9th
Trevor Rosenthal pitching:
Starlin Castro :Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Castro walked.
Luis Valbuena :Strike looking, Ball, Valbuena flied out to center.
Arismendy Alcantara :Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Alcantara lined out to third.
Welington Castillo :Strike looking, Castillo popped out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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