Braves 10, Diamondbacks 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Arizona 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 6 10 0
Atlanta 1 0 4 0 5 0 0 0 X 10 14 4
WP: K. Gryboski (6-3)
LP: E. Oropesa (3-3)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Arizona
-J. Spivey walked, A. Cintron scored, R. Mondesi to third, S. Hillenbrand to second
-D. Bautista doubled to left, R. Mondesi and S. Hillenbrand scored, J. Spivey to third
-E. Dessens walked, J. Spivey scored, D. Bautista to third, C. Moeller to second
Bot 1st: Atlanta
-M. Giles homered to center
Bot 3rd: Atlanta
-C. Jones singled to right center, M. Giles scored, G. Sheffield to third
-A. Jones doubled to center, G. Sheffield and C. Jones scored
-R. Fick singled to right, A. Jones scored, R. Fick to second advancing on throw
Top 5th: Arizona
-M. Kata safe at first on pitcher H. Ramirez's fielding error, R. Hammock scored
-A. Cintron singled to left center, M. Kata scored
Bot 5th: Atlanta
-A. Jones singled to right, G. Sheffield scored, C. Jones to third
-J. Lopez singled to left, C. Jones scored, A. Jones to second
-J. Franco singled to left, J. Lopez and A. Jones scored, V. Castilla to second
-M. Giles singled to left, V. Castilla scored, J. Franco to third
 Arizona
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
Q. McCracken lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .224
   E. Oropesa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Valverde p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   C. Counsell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251
   M. Myers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Cintron ss 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 .300
R. Mondesi rf 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 .281
S. Hillenbrand 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .295
J. Spivey 2b 4 1 1 1 1 1 2 .256
D. Bautista cf 5 0 2 2 0 1 1 .264
R. Hammock lf 5 1 2 0 0 2 6 .289
C. Moeller c 3 0 0 0 2 1 2 .274
E. Dessens p 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .200
   M. Kata ph 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 .285
 Totals 39 6 10 6 5 7 22  
 Batting
2B - D Bautista (10, H Ramirez).
S - M Kata.
RBI - J Spivey (35), D Bautista 2 (21), E Dessens (4), M Kata (16), A Cintron (37).
2-out RBI - E Dessens, A Cintron.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Hammock 2, Q McCracken 2, R Mondesi 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - M Kata (3, 2nd base off H Ramirez/J Lopez).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .284
M. Giles 2b 5 2 2 2 0 0 1 .316
G. Sheffield rf 4 2 2 0 1 1 2 .336
   D. Bragg pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
C. Jones lf 3 2 2 1 2 1 0 .292
A. Jones cf 5 2 2 3 0 1 1 .289
R. Fick 1b 5 0 1 1 0 2 4 .286
J. Lopez c 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .326
V. Castilla 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .280
H. Ramirez p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .106
   K. Gryboski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Franco ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .291
   W. Cunnane p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. DeRosa ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .240
   T. Hodges p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 10 14 10 4 8 15  
 Batting
2B - A Jones (21, E Dessens).
HR - M Giles (16, 1st inning off E Dessens 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Giles 2 (60), C Jones (73), A Jones 3 (90), R Fick (66), J Lopez (82), J Franco 2 (27).
2-out RBI - M Giles.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Ramirez 1, J Lopez 1, V Castilla 1, G Sheffield 1, R Fick 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - R Furcal (28, bobble); G Sheffield (2, fly ball); H Ramirez 2 (3, bunt, throw).
 Arizona
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Dessens 4.0 8 5 5 0 3 1 4.94
E. Oropesa (L, 3-3) 0.2 5 5 5 2 2 0 4.28
J. Valverde 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.27
M. Myers 2.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 5.46
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
H. Ramirez 4.2 7 6 4 5 2 0 4.28
K. Gryboski (W, 6-3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.08
W. Cunnane 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.25
T. Hodges 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.08
R. King 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.61
WP - J Valverde.
IBB - C Moeller (by H Ramirez).
Pitches-strikes - E Dessens 75-47; E Oropesa 39-22; J Valverde 19-11; M Myers 26-16; H Ramirez 95-57; K Gryboski 5-3; W Cunnane 21-15; T Hodges 15-11; R King 18-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Dessens 7-2; E Oropesa 0-0; J Valverde 2-0; M Myers 4-1; H Ramirez 8-5; K Gryboski 0-0; W Cunnane 3-1; T Hodges 0-1; R King 1-2.
Batters faced - E Dessens 20; E Oropesa 9; J Valverde 5; M Myers 8; H Ramirez 29; K Gryboski 1; W Cunnane 7; T Hodges 4; R King 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Terry Craft. 3B--Charlie Reliford.
Time: 3:24.
Attendance: 49,127.
Weather: 85 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 8 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
ATLANTA'S GARY SHEFFIELD EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 20 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE BOTTOM OF THE THIRD INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 16, 2003 10:49 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Arizona
D. Bautista D. Bautista
2-5
2 RBI
 Atlanta
M. Giles M. Giles
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI