Atlanta 4, Pittsburgh 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 4 8 1
Pittsburgh 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
WP: J. Wright (8-5) S: J. Smoltz (21)
LP: K. Benson (8-8)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
-C. Wilson singled to left, J. Kendall scored
Top 2nd: Atlanta
-A. Jones doubled to deep right, J. Estrada scored
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
-J. Wilson homered to deep left
Top 4th: Atlanta
-A. LaRoche doubled to deep left center, C. Jones scored
Top 5th: Atlanta
-C. Jones hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Giles scored
-J. Estrada doubled to deep right, J.D. Drew scored
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 .272
M. Giles 2b 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 .308
J.D. Drew rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .311
C. Jones 3b 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .223
J. Estrada c 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .318
A. LaRoche 1b 3 0 1 1 1 2 1 .257
A. Jones cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 3 .260
C. Thomas lf 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .351
J. Wright p 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 .032
    N. Green ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
    A. Alfonseca p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Gryboski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Reitsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. DeRosa ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
    J. Smoltz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 4 8 4 3 8 11  
 Batting
2B - A Jones (29, K Benson); A LaRoche (14, K Benson); J Estrada (30, K Benson).
SF - C Jones.
RBI - A Jones (55), A LaRoche (19), C Jones (41), J Estrada (51).
2-out RBI - A Jones, J Estrada.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jones 1, J Wright 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - A LaRoche (4, ground ball).
Outfield assists - C Thomas (R Mackowiak at 1st base).
DP - 1 (C Thomas-M Giles-A LaRoche).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .311
J. Wilson ss 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .322
R. Mackowiak 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .268
C. Wilson rf 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .291
J. Bay lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .309
T. Redman cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .262
R. Simon 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .190
J. Castillo 2b 4 0 2 0 0 2 0 .251
K. Benson p 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .179
    J. Grabow p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Nunez ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .246
    B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 2 6 2 2 12 9  
 Batting
2B - J Kendall (19, J Wright); J Castillo (7, J Wright).
HR - J Wilson (9, 3rd inning off J Wright 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Wilson (58), J Wilson (39).
2-out RBI - C Wilson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Mackowiak 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Wright (W, 8-5) 5.0 5 2 2 1 6 1 3.23
A. Alfonseca 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.30
K. Gryboski 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.87
C. Reitsma 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.71
J. Smoltz (S, 21) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.99
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Benson (L, 8-8) 6.0 7 4 4 3 4 0 4.22
J. Grabow 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.50
B. Meadows 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 2.83
IBB - C Thomas (by K Benson).
Pitches-strikes - J Wright 90-51; A Alfonseca 12-8; K Gryboski 14-7; C Reitsma 12-11; J Smoltz 9-8; K Benson 98-56; J Grabow 15-10; B Meadows 25-19.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Wright 4-4; A Alfonseca 2-0; K Gryboski 0-2; C Reitsma 0-1; J Smoltz 1-0; K Benson 8-6; J Grabow 1-1; B Meadows 2-1.
Batters faced - J Wright 21; A Alfonseca 3; K Gryboski 4; C Reitsma 4; J Smoltz 3; K Benson 28; J Grabow 3; B Meadows 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Dimuro. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Time: 2:30. (Plus rain delay totaling 40 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 19,164.
Weather: 68 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 2 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
ATLANTA'S J.D. DREW SINGLED IN THE FIFTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 22 GAMES.

Updated on Monday, Jul 26, 2004 11:08 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Atlanta
J. Estrada J. Estrada
2-4
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
J. Wilson J. Wilson
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI