Phillies 8, Braves 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Philadelphia 2 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 8 16 1
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 10 0
WP: B. Myers (14-7)
LP: G. Maddux (14-11)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Philadelphia
-B. Abreu singled to right, M. Byrd scored
-P. Burrell singled to center, B. Abreu scored, J. Thome to second
Top 3rd: Philadelphia
-P. Burrell singled to left, B. Abreu scored
-C. Utley homered to deep right, P. Burrell scored
Top 4th: Philadelphia
-J. Thome grounded into fielder's choice, B. Myers scored, J. Rollins to third, B. Abreu out at second
-M. Lieberthal singled to left, J. Rollins scored, J. Thome to second
Top 5th: Philadelphia
-B. Myers doubled to deep right, C. Utley scored
Bot 5th: Atlanta
-M. Franco homered to deep right, V. Castilla scored
Bot 9th: Atlanta
-H. Blanco singled to left, M. DeRosa scored
 Philadelphia
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Byrd cf 5 1 3 0 0 0 2 .301
J. Rollins ss 4 1 1 0 1 1 2 .261
B. Abreu rf 5 2 3 1 0 0 2 .300
J. Thome 1b 3 0 1 1 2 1 1 .265
M. Lieberthal c 5 0 2 1 0 0 4 .322
P. Burrell lf 5 1 2 2 0 0 4 .211
C. Utley 2b 5 2 2 2 0 0 3 .240
T. Perez 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .271
B. Myers p 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .136
   T. Adams p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Ledee ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
   T. Wendell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 42 8 16 8 3 3 19  
 Batting
2B - C Utley (7, T Hodges); B Myers (1, T Hodges).
HR - C Utley (2, 3rd inning off G Maddux 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - B Abreu (94), P Burrell 2 (63), C Utley 2 (17), J Thome (110), M Lieberthal (67), B Myers (1).
2-out RBI - P Burrell 2, C Utley 2, M Lieberthal.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Utley 1, B Abreu 1, P Burrell 1.
GIDP - M Lieberthal.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - M Byrd (8, 2nd base off G Maddux/H Blanco), B Abreu (21, 2nd base off G Maddux/H Blanco).
 
 Fielding
E - T Perez (9, catch).
DP - 2 (M Lieberthal-C Utley-J Thome, C Utley-J Rollins-J Thome).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .288
M. Giles 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .317
G. Sheffield rf 4 0 3 0 0 1 1 .337
   R. Langerhans rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
C. Jones lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .299
   D. Bragg cf 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .254
A. Jones cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .271
   M. Hessman lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313
R. Fick 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
   J. Marquis p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   M. DeRosa ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .253
V. Castilla 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .284
H. Blanco c 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .204
G. Maddux p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .159
   T. Hodges p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Franco ph 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .267
   K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Franco 1b 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 .287
 Totals 35 3 10 3 1 7 12  
 Batting
2B - M Giles 2 (47, B Myers 2).
3B - G Sheffield (2, B Myers).
HR - M Franco (3, 5th inning off B Myers 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Franco 2 (15), H Blanco (12).
2-out RBI - M Franco 2, H Blanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Bragg 1, C Jones 1.
GIDP - C Jones.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - M Giles (3, 3rd base by B Myers/M Lieberthal), C Jones (2, 2nd base by B Myers/M Lieberthal).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Giles-R Furcal-R Fick).
 Philadelphia
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Myers (W, 14-7) 7.0 7 2 2 0 4 1 4.11
T. Adams 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2.65
T. Wendell 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.55
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Maddux (L, 14-11) 3.2 12 7 7 1 1 1 4.16
T. Hodges 1.1 2 1 1 1 1 0 4.78
K. Mercker 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.22
R. Hernandez 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.61
J. Marquis 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6.42
Pitches-strikes - B Myers 90-64; T Adams 19-11; T Wendell 23-11; G Maddux 80-54; T Hodges 27-15; K Mercker 29-19; R Hernandez 10-6; J Marquis 24-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Myers 13-3; T Adams 0-1; T Wendell 1-1; G Maddux 7-3; T Hodges 1-2; K Mercker 0-3; R Hernandez 2-1; J Marquis 3-2.
Batters faced - B Myers 26; T Adams 5; T Wendell 5; G Maddux 23; T Hodges 7; K Mercker 4; R Hernandez 4; J Marquis 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Chuck Meriwether.
Ejections: ATLANTA's Cox by Meriwether (1st).
Time: 3:00.
Attendance: 23,811.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
ATLANTA MANAGER BOBBY COX WAS EJECTED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING BY THIRD BASE UMPIRE CHUCK MERIWETHER FOR ARGUING A CALL AT THIRD BASE.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 11, 2003 10:45 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Philadelphia
C. Utley C. Utley
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Atlanta
M. Franco M. Franco
1-1, 1 HR
2 RBI