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Game Story

Braves pitchers are thankful Andrelton Simmons is their shortstop and not another powerful pitching arm. The 24-year old would not sign with Atlanta in 2010 unless the Braves allowed him to remain in the infield. With the potential tying run on third base in the eighth inning Wednesday night, he...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atl 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0
NYM 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 6 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Atlanta
Jason Heyward homered to deep left
ATL 1 - NYM 0
Bottom 2nd: NY Mets
Wilmer Flores homered to deep left center
ATL 1 - NYM 1
Top 3rd: Atlanta
Justin Upton grounded out to second, Phil Gosselin scored, Freddie Freeman to third
ATL 2 - NYM 1
Evan Gattis safe at first on shortstop Rubén Tejada's fielding error, Freddie Freeman scored
ATL 3 - NYM 1
Bottom 8th: NY Mets
Juan Lagares singled to shallow center, Eric Young Jr. scored, Curtis Granderson to second
ATL 3 - NYM 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Atlanta

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jason HeywardRF 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .270
Phil Gosselin3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .300
Freddie Freeman1B 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .292
Justin UptonLF 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .289
Evan GattisC 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .275
Emilio BonifacioPR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
Gerald LairdC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
Tommy La Stella2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .268
Andrelton SimmonsSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .249
Melvin Upton Jr.CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .204
Julio TeheránP 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .086
David CarpenterP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jordan WaldenP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Craig KimbrelP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 3 5 2 1 3 8 0 8
Batting
2B - F Freeman (37, Z Wheeler); T La Stella (15, Z Wheeler)
HR - J Heyward (11, 1st inning off Z Wheeler 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Heyward (53), J Upton (88)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Simmons 1, J Teheran 1
GIDP - J Upton, A Simmons
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
DP - 1 (T La Stella-A Simmons-F Freeman)

NY Mets

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Curtis GrandersonRF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .217
Juan LagaresCF 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .282
Lucas Duda1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .255
Travis d'ArnaudC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .229
Éric Campbell3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
Matt den DekkerLF 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .188
Wilmer Flores2B 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 2 .224
Rubén TejadaSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .228
Zack WheelerP 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .071
Buddy CarlyleP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Eric Young Jr.PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
Carlos TorresP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Kirk NieuwenhuisPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .240
Totals 31 2 6 2 1 4 4 0 13
Batting
HR - W Flores (2, 2nd inning off J Teheran 0 on, 2 Out)
S - W Flores
RBI - J Lagares (41), W Flores (15)
2-out RBI - W Flores
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T d'Arnaud 1, R Tejada 1, K Nieuwenhuis 1
GIDP - L Duda
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
E - R Tejada (6, field)
DP - 2 (R Tejada-W Flores-L Duda, W Flores-R Tejada-L Duda)

Pitching

Atlanta

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Julio Teherán(W, 13-9) 6.1 3 1 1 2 4 1 1.07 2.90
David Carpenter(HLD, 14) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 3.51
Jordan Walden(HLD, 18) 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.15 2.32
Craig Kimbrel(SV, 39) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.94 1.73

NY Mets

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Zack Wheeler(L, 9-9) 7.0 4 3 2 3 7 1 1.31 3.44
Buddy Carlyle 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.84 1.27
Carlos Torres 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.38 3.33
Pitching
WP - J Walden
IBB - B Upton (by Z Wheeler)
Pitches-strikes - J Teheran 101-60; D Carpenter 10-7; J Walden 12-7; C Kimbrel 21-11; Z Wheeler 112-69; B Carlyle 13-7; C Torres 5-4
Ground balls-fly balls - J Teheran 8-10; D Carpenter 1-1; J Walden 4-0; C Kimbrel 1-1; Z Wheeler 14-3; B Carlyle 1-1; C Torres 1-1
Batters faced - J Teheran 24; D Carpenter 2; J Walden 5; C Kimbrel 5; Z Wheeler 28; B Carlyle 3; C Torres 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:48.
Umpires: HP--Mike Muchlinski. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Mike Winters. 3B--Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 83 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 22,014.