Braves 5, Rockies 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 5 7 1
Colorado 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 4 12 0
WP: M. Hampton (12-5) S: J. Smoltz (44)
LP: C. Tsao (2-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Colorado
-J. Payton homered to left
Bot 4th: Colorado
-R. Belliard doubled to deep center, C. Johnson and C. Tsao scored
Top 5th: Atlanta
-A. Jones homered to right
-R. Furcal singled to center, J. Lopez scored, V. Castilla to third, M. Hampton to second
-G. Sheffield doubled to deep left center, V. Castilla, M. Hampton and R. Furcal scored
Bot 7th: Colorado
-J. Payton hit sacrifice fly to right, T. Helton scored
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 1 1 1 0 1 4 .284
M. Giles 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .313
G. Sheffield rf 4 0 1 3 0 0 0 .333
C. Jones lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .291
A. Jones cf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .279
R. Fick 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .279
J. Lopez c 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .326
V. Castilla 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .281
M. Hampton p 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .200
   T. Hodges p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. DeRosa ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
   J. Smoltz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 5 7 5 4 6 11  
 Batting
2B - G Sheffield (30, C Tsao).
HR - A Jones (31, 5th inning off C Tsao 0 on, 0 Out).
S - M Hampton.
RBI - A Jones (94), R Furcal (47), G Sheffield 3 (102).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jones 1, R Furcal 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - M Hampton (1, ground ball).
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Belliard 2b 5 0 2 2 0 0 2 .281
C. Stynes 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .266
T. Helton 1b 4 1 1 0 1 1 2 .358
P. Wilson cf 5 0 2 0 0 2 4 .294
L. Walker rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .287
J. Payton lf 4 1 2 2 0 1 3 .309
C. Johnson c 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .232
J. Uribe ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .251
   G. Norton ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
   B. Fuentes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Tsao p 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .182
   S. Reed p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Reyes ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279
   A. Bernero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Bellhorn ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .214
 Totals 39 4 12 4 2 8 20  
 Batting
2B - R Belliard 2 (24, M Hampton 2); C Johnson (19, M Hampton).
HR - J Payton (18, 2nd inning off M Hampton 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Payton.
RBI - J Payton 2 (67), R Belliard 2 (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Payton 1, R Belliard 1, M Bellhorn 2, P Wilson 2.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (T Helton).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Hampton (W, 12-5) 6.2 11 4 4 2 3 1 4.10
T. Hodges 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.20
K. Mercker 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.29
J. Smoltz (S, 44) 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.89
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Tsao (L, 2-2) 4.2 6 5 5 2 4 1 6.40
S. Reed 1.1 1 0 0 2 0 0 3.60
A. Bernero 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.63
B. Fuentes 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.54
IBB - C Jones (by C Tsao).
HBP - G Norton (by T Hodges).
Pitches-strikes - M Hampton 120-80; T Hodges 12-7; K Mercker 15-10; J Smoltz 15-12; C Tsao 89-51; S Reed 26-14; A Bernero 10-5; B Fuentes 29-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Hampton 9-8; T Hodges 0-0; K Mercker 1-1; J Smoltz 0-0; C Tsao 4-6; S Reed 2-1; A Bernero 3-0; B Fuentes 1-3.
Batters faced - M Hampton 34; T Hodges 2; K Mercker 4; J Smoltz 3; C Tsao 22; S Reed 6; A Bernero 3; B Fuentes 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Steve Rippley. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Matt Hollowell.
Time: 3:00.
Attendance: 42,303.
Weather: 86 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 2 mph, out to left.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 23, 2003 11:13 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Atlanta
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
1-4
3 RBI
 Colorado
J. Payton J. Payton
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI