Braves 7, Astros 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 4 6 1
Atlanta 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 X 7 12 0
WP: S. Reynolds (9-5) S: J. Smoltz (40)
LP: W. Miller (7-10)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Atlanta
-G. Sheffield singled to center, R. Furcal scored, M. Giles to second
-A. Jones singled to center, M. Giles and G. Sheffield scored, C. Jones to second
-J. Lopez homered to left center, A. Jones and C. Jones scored
Top 4th: Houston
-J. Bagwell singled to center, C. Biggio scored
Bot 4th: Atlanta
-C. Jones reached on an infield single, M. Giles scored, G. Sheffield to second
Top 6th: Houston
-J. Bagwell homered to left, C. Biggio and A. Everett scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 .271
M. Ensberg 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .286
J. Bagwell 1b 4 1 2 4 0 0 0 .278
J. Kent 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .294
R. Hidalgo rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315
O. Merced lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
   D. Miceli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   E. Bruntlett ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282
B. Ausmus c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .210
A. Everett ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .249
   K. Saarloos p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
W. Miller p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .128
   P. Munro p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   C. Porter lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .200
 Totals 32 4 6 4 0 3 6  
 Batting
2B - C Biggio (33, S Reynolds).
HR - J Bagwell (24, 6th inning off S Reynolds 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Bagwell 4 (63).
2-out RBI - J Bagwell 3.
GIDP - J Kent.
Team LOB - 1.
 Fielding
E - O Merced (3, catch).
DP - 1 (M Ensberg-J Kent-J Bagwell).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 4 1 0 0 1 0 4 .278
M. Giles 2b 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .319
G. Sheffield rf 3 1 2 1 2 0 0 .328
C. Jones lf 5 1 2 1 0 1 4 .290
A. Jones cf 4 1 1 2 0 1 5 .294
R. Fick 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 7 .302
J. Lopez c 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .326
V. Castilla 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .283
S. Reynolds p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .105
   M. Franco ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .315
   D. Holmes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Smoltz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 7 12 7 4 4 21  
 Batting
2B - C Jones (19, W Miller); M Giles (36, D Miceli).
3B - M Giles (2, P Munro).
HR - J Lopez (30, 1st inning off W Miller 2 on, 1 Out).
S - S Reynolds 3.
RBI - G Sheffield (85), A Jones 2 (78), J Lopez 3 (75), C Jones (64).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Fick 4, R Furcal 3.
GIDP - A Jones.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - R Furcal (18, 2nd base off W Miller/B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (V Castilla-M Giles-R Fick).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Miller (L, 7-10) 2.0 6 6 5 2 1 1 4.83
P. Munro 2.0 3 1 1 1 0 0 4.67
D. Miceli 2.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 5.16
K. Saarloos 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 6.45
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Reynolds (W, 9-5) 7.0 6 4 4 0 2 1 5.61
D. Holmes 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.82
J. Smoltz (S, 40) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.81
WP - D Miceli.
Pitches-strikes - W Miller 68-43; P Munro 31-19; D Miceli 30-21; K Saarloos 25-17; S Reynolds 76-54; D Holmes 10-7; J Smoltz 4-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - W Miller 3-2; P Munro 6-0; D Miceli 2-3; K Saarloos 4-0; S Reynolds 12-7; D Holmes 0-2; J Smoltz 2-1.
Batters faced - W Miller 15; P Munro 9; D Miceli 9; K Saarloos 7; S Reynolds 26; D Holmes 3; J Smoltz 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Dana Demuth.
Time: 2:32.
Attendance: 30,047.
Weather: 74 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 1 mph, out to center.

Updated on Thursday, Jul 31, 2003 11:34 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
J. Bagwell J. Bagwell
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Atlanta
J. Lopez J. Lopez
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI