34-30
2 - 8
30-36

Game Story

Tyler Matzek was nervous and wild in his bullpen session before his first major league start. Matzek pitched two-hit ball for the first seven innings of his big league debut before faltering in the eighth, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Wednesday night. ''The first inning ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atl 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 7 0
Col 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 0 X 8 13 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Colorado
Drew StubbsDFP
doubled to right center,
Josh RutledgeDFP
scored,
Justin MorneauDFP
to third
ATL 0 - COL 1
Corey DickersonDFP
tripled to deep left center,
Justin MorneauDFP
and
Drew StubbsDFP
scored
ATL 0 - COL 3
Bottom 3rd: Colorado
Drew StubbsDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Troy TulowitzkiDFP
scored
ATL 0 - COL 4
Bottom 5th: Colorado
Troy TulowitzkiDFP
singled to center,
Josh RutledgeDFP
to second,
Josh RutledgeDFP
scored,
Troy TulowitzkiDFP
out at second
ATL 0 - COL 5
Bottom 6th: Colorado
Corey DickersonDFP
doubled to deep right center,
Drew StubbsDFP
scored
ATL 0 - COL 6
Bottom 7th: Colorado
Troy TulowitzkiDFP
singled to left,
Tyler MatzekDFP
scored,
Josh RutledgeDFP
to second,
Josh RutledgeDFP
to third advancing on throw
ATL 0 - COL 7
Justin MorneauDFP
singled to left center,
Josh RutledgeDFP
scored,
Troy TulowitzkiDFP
to second
ATL 0 - COL 8
Top 8th: Atlanta
Andrelton SimmonsDFP
singled to center,
Chris JohnsonDFP
scored,
Tommy La StellaDFP
to second
ATL 1 - COL 8
Melvin Upton Jr.DFP
singled to pitcher,
Tommy La StellaDFP
scored,
Jason HeywardDFP
to second
ATL 2 - COL 8

Pitching Details

Batting

Atlanta

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jason HeywardDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .254
Melvin Upton Jr.DFP
CF
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .209
Freddie FreemanDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .279
Evan GattisDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279
Justin UptonDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .294
Chris JohnsonDFP
3B
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .271
Tommy La StellaDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .357
Andrelton SimmonsDFP
SS
3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .259
Julio TeheránDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .121
David CarpenterDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Dan UgglaDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .168
Anthony VarvaroDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 2 7 2 0 0 9 0 11
Batting
RBI - B Upton (17), A Simmons (19)
2-out RBI - B Upton
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Freeman 1, T La Stella 1, A Simmons 1
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
Outfield assists - J Upton

Colorado

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Charlie BlackmonDFP
RF
5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .289
Josh RutledgeDFP
2B
3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .348
Troy TulowitzkiDFP
SS
4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 .356
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
4 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .291
Drew StubbsDFP
CF
3 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 .326
Corey DickersonDFP
LF
4 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 3 .336
Michael McKenryDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250
DJ LeMahieuDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .268
Tyler MatzekDFP
P
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333
Franklin MoralesDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
Ryan WheelerDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250
LaTroy HawkinsDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 8 13 7 0 1 6 0 11
Batting
2B - D Stubbs 2 (10, J Teheran 2); C Dickerson (7, J Teheran)
3B - C Dickerson (2, J Teheran)
SF - D Stubbs
RBI - T Tulowitzki (43), J Morneau (37), D Stubbs 2 (15), C Dickerson 3 (23)
2-out RBI - D Stubbs, C Dickerson 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Dickerson 1, M McKenry 1
Team LOB - 5

Pitching

Atlanta

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Julio TeheránDFP
(L, 6-4)
6.1 10 7 7 0 5 0 0.97 2.41
David CarpenterDFP
0.2 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.70 4.26
Anthony VarvaroDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.06 2.91

Colorado

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Tyler MatzekDFP
(W, 1-0)
7.0 5 2 2 0 7 0 0.71 2.57
Franklin MoralesDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.54 5.56
LaTroy HawkinsDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.36 3.27
Pitching
WP - T Matzek
HBP - J Rutledge (by J Teheran)
Pitches-strikes - J Teheran 93-71; D Carpenter 13-10; A Varvaro 22-12; T Matzek 81-60; F Morales 10-7; L Hawkins 11-8
Ground balls-fly balls - J Teheran 4-7; D Carpenter 3-1; A Varvaro 3-0; T Matzek 7-9; F Morales 2-0; L Hawkins 2-0
Batters faced - J Teheran 28; D Carpenter 5; A Varvaro 4; T Matzek 26; F Morales 4; L Hawkins 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:40.
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Jordan Baker. 2B--Gabe Morales. 3B--Chris Conroy.
Weather: 63 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 29,112.