Braves 6, Dodgers 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 4 7 2
Atlanta 1 0 1 0 3 1 0 0 X 6 10 1
WP: M. Hampton (8-5) S: J. Smoltz (42)
LP: A. Ashby (2-9)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Atlanta
-G. Sheffield grounded out to shortstop, M. Giles scored
Bot 3rd: Atlanta
-G. Sheffield grounded out to shortstop, R. Furcal scored
Bot 5th: Atlanta
-C. Jones tripled to right, R. Furcal, M. Giles and G. Sheffield scored
Top 6th: Los Angeles
-S. Green hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Henderson scored
Bot 6th: Atlanta
-R. Furcal doubled to left, D. Bragg scored
Top 7th: Los Angeles
-C. Izturis doubled to deep left, J. Cabrera scored
-M. Kinkade doubled to left center, C. Izturis scored
-R. Henderson singled to right, M. Kinkade scored
 Los Angeles
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Henderson lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .220
D. Roberts cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
   A. Beltre ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .222
   J. Romano cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .087
S. Green rf 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 .261
P. Lo Duca 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .295
   A. Cora 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
R. Ventura 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
J. Cabrera 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .258
D. Ross c 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .239
C. Izturis ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .245
A. Ashby p 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000
   V. Alvarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Kinkade ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .224
   P. Shuey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Burnitz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .258
 Totals 34 4 7 4 1 11 8  
 Batting
2B - P Lo Duca (25, M Hampton); R Henderson (1, M Hampton); J Cabrera (17, M Hampton); C Izturis (11, M Hampton); M Kinkade (6, M Hampton).
SF - S Green.
RBI - S Green (51), C Izturis (24), M Kinkade (11), R Henderson (3).
2-out RBI - C Izturis, M Kinkade, R Henderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ventura 1, J Cabrera 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - D Ross (4, throw); D Roberts (3, bobble).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 2 2 1 0 0 1 .278
M. Giles 2b 3 2 2 0 1 0 0 .318
G. Sheffield rf 3 1 1 2 1 0 1 .327
C. Jones lf 4 0 2 3 0 0 2 .292
R. Fick 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .300
   J. Franco 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .304
J. Lopez c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .323
V. Castilla 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .283
D. Bragg cf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .234
M. Hampton p 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .222
   K. Gryboski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Franco ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .308
   J. Smoltz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 6 10 6 2 4 10  
 Batting
2B - R Furcal (25, V Alvarez).
3B - C Jones (1, A Ashby).
S - M Hampton.
RBI - G Sheffield 2 (87), C Jones 3 (67), R Furcal (42).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Jones 1, V Castilla 1, R Fick 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - M Giles (10, 2nd base off A Ashby/D Ross).
 
 Fielding
E - V Castilla (14, ground ball).
 Los Angeles
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Ashby (L, 2-9) 4.1 8 5 5 1 1 0 5.49
V. Alvarez 1.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 5.40
P. Shuey 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.22
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Hampton (W, 8-5) 6.2 6 4 4 1 6 0 4.67
K. Gryboski 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.30
R. King 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.77
J. Smoltz (S, 42) 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.78
HBP - J Lopez (by V Alvarez).
Pitches-strikes - A Ashby 76-49; V Alvarez 27-16; P Shuey 29-20; M Hampton 101-62; K Gryboski 6-3; R King 16-14; J Smoltz 12-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Ashby 7-5; V Alvarez 2-3; P Shuey 2-1; M Hampton 10-4; K Gryboski 0-0; R King 1-1; J Smoltz 0-0.
Batters faced - A Ashby 22; V Alvarez 9; P Shuey 6; M Hampton 27; K Gryboski 1; R King 5; J Smoltz 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Jeff Kellogg.
Ejections: LOS ANGELES' Lo Duca by West (8th), LOS ANGELES' Tracy by West (8th).
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 47,506.
Weather: 85 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
LOS ANGELES' PAUL LO DUCA AND JIM TRACY WERE EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JOE WEST FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 2, 2003 7:47 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Los Angeles
R. Henderson R. Henderson
2-4
1 RBI
 Atlanta
C. Jones C. Jones
2-4
3 RBI