Braves 10, Expos 8
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 3 0 5 0 1 1 10 14 2
Montreal 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 3 8 13 2
WP: M. Hampton (7-5) S: J. Smoltz (38)
LP: J. Vazquez (8-7)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Montreal
-J. Macias singled to left, B. Schneider scored, J. Vazquez to third
Top 4th: Atlanta
-R. Furcal doubled to right, J. Lopez and D. Bragg scored
-M. Giles singled to right, R. Furcal scored
Bot 4th: Montreal
-V. Guerrero homered to left
-J. Vitiello grounded into fielder's choice, W. Cordero to third, B. Wilkerson out at second, W. Cordero scored
Top 6th: Atlanta
-R. Furcal reached on an infield single, V. Castilla scored, D. Bragg to third, M. Hampton to second
-M. Giles homered to left, R. Furcal, M. Hampton and D. Bragg scored
Bot 6th: Montreal
-V. Guerrero homered to right
-B. Schneider doubled to right, J. Vitiello scored
Top 8th: Atlanta
-M. Giles homered to center
Top 9th: Atlanta
-J. Lopez homered to left
Bot 9th: Montreal
-O. Cabrera singled to right center, E. Chavez and R. Calloway scored, J. Macias to third
-V. Guerrero singled to center, J. Macias scored, O. Cabrera to second
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 6 2 3 3 0 0 4 .279
M. Giles 2b 5 2 4 6 0 1 1 .311
G. Sheffield rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .324
C. Jones lf 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 .289
R. Fick 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .305
J. Lopez c 4 2 2 1 1 1 0 .327
V. Castilla 3b 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .278
D. Bragg cf 4 2 2 0 1 1 1 .217
M. Hampton p 3 1 0 0 0 0 5 .206
   D. Holmes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Franco ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .310
   J. Marquis p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   J. Smoltz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 41 10 14 10 3 5 21  
 Batting
2B - R Furcal (24, J Vazquez); R Fick (22, J Vazquez).
HR - M Giles 2 (11, 6th inning off J Vazquez 3 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off J Eischen 0 on, 0 Out), J Lopez (29, 9th inning off R Biddle 0 on, 0 Out).
S - M Hampton.
RBI - R Furcal 3 (41), M Giles 6 (49), J Lopez (71).
2-out RBI - R Furcal 2, M Giles.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Castilla 1, R Fick 2, R Furcal 1.
GIDP - R Furcal.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - M Giles (9, 2nd base off J Vazquez/B Schneider).
 
 Fielding
E - R Fick (9, bobble); V Castilla (12, dropped foul ball).
DP - 3 (M Giles-R Furcal-R Fick, R Furcal-M Giles-R Fick, V Castilla-M Giles-R Fick).
 Montreal
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Carroll 2b 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .263
   R. Calloway ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .247
J. Macias 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .259
O. Cabrera ss 5 0 2 2 0 1 2 .305
V. Guerrero rf 5 2 3 3 0 1 1 .317
W. Cordero 1b 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .277
B. Wilkerson lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .274
J. Vitiello lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .448
   R. Biddle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Schneider c 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .242
J. Vazquez p 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .125
   H. Almonte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Vidro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .328
   J. Eischen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   E. Chavez cf 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .253
 Totals 37 8 13 7 4 5 11  
 Batting
2B - B Schneider 2 (14, M Hampton 2).
HR - V Guerrero 2 (11, 4th inning off M Hampton 0 on, 0 Out, 6th inning off M Hampton 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Macias (14), V Guerrero 3 (40), B Schneider (26), O Cabrera 2 (62).
2-out RBI - J Macias, B Schneider.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Cabrera 1, J Vidro 1.
GIDP - J Macias 2, W Cordero.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Macias (4, bobble); J Vazquez (1, throw).
DP - 1 (O Cabrera-J Carroll-W Cordero).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Hampton (W, 7-5) 6.0 8 5 4 2 3 2 4.62
D. Holmes 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 4.05
J. Marquis 0.1 1 3 3 2 0 0 7.13
J. Smoltz (S, 38) 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.84
 Montreal
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Vazquez (L, 8-7) 5.2 12 8 4 1 3 1 3.77
H. Almonte 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 9.45
J. Eischen 2.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 2.97
R. Biddle 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 3.71
WP - J Vazquez.
HBP - V Castilla (by J Vazquez).
Pitches-strikes - M Hampton 94-54; D Holmes 22-17; J Marquis 19-7; J Smoltz 11-9; J Vazquez 129-88; H Almonte 4-3; J Eischen 30-15; R Biddle 25-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Hampton 11-4; D Holmes 3-1; J Marquis 1-0; J Smoltz 2-0; J Vazquez 7-8; H Almonte 0-0; J Eischen 4-2; R Biddle 2-0.
Batters faced - M Hampton 27; D Holmes 7; J Marquis 4; J Smoltz 3; J Vazquez 33; H Almonte 1; J Eischen 7; R Biddle 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--C.B. Bucknor. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Ejections: ATLANTA's Hampton by Randazzo (7th).
Time: 3:28.
Attendance: 9,750.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
ATLANTA PITCHER MIKE HAMPTON WAS EJECTED IN THE SEVENTH INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE TONY RANDAZZO FOR ARGUING AN OBSTRUCTION CALL AT FIRST BASE.

Updated on Monday, Jul 28, 2003 10:46 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Atlanta
M. Giles M. Giles
4-5, 2 HR
6 RBI
 Montreal
V. Guerrero V. Guerrero
3-5, 2 HR
3 RBI