Mets 6, Braves 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 6 7 1
Atlanta 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 5 8 0
WP: J. Seo (8-8) S: M. Stanton (4)
LP: S. Reynolds (10-7)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Mets
-M. Piazza homered to left, T. Perez and R. Cedeno scored
Bot 3rd: Atlanta
-G. Sheffield homered to left center, M. Giles scored
Top 6th: NY Mets
-T. Perez doubled to deep right center, R. Cedeno and J. Reyes scored
-T. Perez scored on balk
Bot 6th: Atlanta
-A. Jones singled to left, G. Sheffield scored, C. Jones to second
-J. Lopez reached on an infield single, C. Jones scored, A. Jones to second
Bot 9th: Atlanta
-M. Hessman homered to left
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Cedeno rf 3 2 2 0 1 0 0 .283
   D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. McEwing 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
J. Reyes ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .310
T. Perez lf 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 .278
M. Piazza c 3 1 1 3 1 0 0 .319
J. Phillips 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .317
   D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Franco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Gonzalez rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237
T. Wigginton 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .266
J. Duncan cf 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .216
M. Scutaro 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .255
   M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Seo p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .100
   T. Clark 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
 Totals 32 6 7 5 3 6 5  
 Batting
2B - T Perez (14, S Reynolds); T Wigginton (31, T Hodges).
HR - M Piazza (10, 1st inning off S Reynolds 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Piazza 3 (28), T Perez 2 (34).
GIDP - J Phillips.
Team LOB - 2.
 Base Running
Picked Off - T Wigginton (2nd base, J Lopez).
 
 Fielding
E - T Wigginton (12, throw).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 .286
M. Giles 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .309
G. Sheffield rf 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 .334
C. Jones lf 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .296
A. Jones cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .278
R. Fick 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .276
J. Lopez c 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .328
V. Castilla 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .280
S. Reynolds p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .111
   W. Cunnane p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. DeRosa ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
   T. Hodges p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Franco ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
   M. Hessman ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .500
 Totals 35 5 8 5 4 6 9  
 Batting
2B - G Sheffield (31, J Seo); J Lopez (18, J Seo); M Giles (42, J Seo).
HR - G Sheffield (34, 3rd inning off J Seo 1 on, 2 Out), M Hessman (1, 9th inning off M Stanton 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - G Sheffield 2 (107), A Jones (96), J Lopez (86), M Hessman (1).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield 2, J Lopez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Jones 1, V Castilla 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Furcal-M Giles-R Fick).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Seo (W, 8-8) 5.0 4 2 2 0 5 1 4.18
D. Wheeler 1.1 3 2 2 1 1 0 3.99
J. Franco 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.84
D. Weathers 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.31
M. Stanton (S, 4) 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 1 4.85
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Reynolds (L, 10-7) 5.2 5 6 6 3 4 1 5.36
W. Cunnane 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.42
T. Hodges 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.06
IBB - M Piazza (by S Reynolds).
BALK - S Reynolds.
Pitches-strikes - J Seo 91-56; D Wheeler 32-21; J Franco 5-1; D Weathers 19-11; M Stanton 20-10; S Reynolds 97-54; W Cunnane 25-17; T Hodges 23-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Seo 4-6; D Wheeler 1-2; J Franco 0-0; D Weathers 4-2; M Stanton 2-0; S Reynolds 6-7; W Cunnane 3-0; T Hodges 1-3.
Batters faced - J Seo 19; D Wheeler 8; J Franco 1; D Weathers 7; M Stanton 4; S Reynolds 24; W Cunnane 5; T Hodges 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Jeff Nelson. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Mike Fichter.
Time: 3:20.
Attendance: 24,694.
Weather: 85 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 5 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S ROGER CEDENO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SIXTH INNING.
THE HOME RUN BY ATLANTA'S MIKE HESSMAN IN THE BOTTOM OF THE NINTH INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 26, 2003 11:03 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Mets
M. Piazza M. Piazza
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Atlanta
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI