Pittsburgh 8, Atlanta 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 12 3
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 1 X 8 11 0
WP: M. Gonzalez (3-0)
LP: K. Gryboski (1-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Atlanta
-A. Jones tripled to deep center, J. Estrada scored
-C. Thomas singled to right, A. Jones scored
-R. Furcal singled to right, C. Thomas scored
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
-J. Kendall homered to deep left, K. Wells scored
Top 7th: Atlanta
-J. Estrada homered to deep right center
Bot 7th: Pittsburgh
-J. Wilson safe at first on shortstop R. Furcal's fielding error, B. Hill scored, A. Nunez to third, J. Kendall to second
-R. Mackowiak doubled to deep left center, A. Nunez, J. Kendall and J. Wilson scored, R. Mackowiak to third on catcher J. Estrada's fielding error, R. Mackowiak scored on catcher J. Estrada's throwing error
Bot 8th: Pittsburgh
-T. Redman scored on passed ball
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 4 0 1 1 1 0 1 .272
M. Giles 2b 5 0 2 0 0 1 3 .311
J.D. Drew rf 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 .308
C. Jones 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .219
J. Estrada c 5 2 3 1 0 0 2 .323
A. LaRoche 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .255
A. Jones cf 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .261
C. Thomas lf 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 .372
P. Byrd p 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .182
    K. Gryboski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Franco ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .280
    N. Green pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
    S. McConnell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 4 12 4 4 2 16  
 Batting
2B - J Estrada (31, K Wells).
3B - A Jones (4, K Wells).
HR - J Estrada (5, 7th inning off M Gonzalez 0 on, 2 Out).
S - P Byrd 2.
RBI - A Jones (56), C Thomas (12), R Furcal (36), J Estrada (52).
2-out RBI - R Furcal, J Estrada.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A LaRoche 2, P Byrd 1, A Jones 1.
GIDP - M Giles.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - R Furcal (16, ground ball); J Estrada 2 (6, catch, throw).
PB - J Estrada.
DP - 1 (A LaRoche-R Furcal-P Byrd).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 2 2 2 1 0 1 .313
J. Wilson ss 4 1 0 1 0 0 1 .318
R. Mackowiak 3b-rf 4 1 2 3 0 0 1 .271
C. Wilson rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .287
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Mesa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Bay lf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .309
T. Redman cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .265
R. Simon 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .185
B. Hill 2b 3 1 2 0 0 0 2 .290
    J. Castillo 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250
K. Wells p 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 .143
    M. Gonzalez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    A. Nunez ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .252
    C. Stynes 3b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .224
 Totals 35 8 11 6 2 5 14  
 Batting
2B - R Mackowiak (17, K Gryboski); T Redman (10, S McConnell); C Stynes (10, J Cruz).
HR - J Kendall (3, 5th inning off P Byrd 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Kendall 2 (37), J Wilson (40), R Mackowiak 3 (53).
2-out RBI - J Kendall 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 1.
GIDP - B Hill.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Wilson-R Simon).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd 6.1 7 4 4 2 4 1 3.76
K. Gryboski (L, 1-2) 0.2 2 3 1 0 0 0 3.09
S. McConnell 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 3.86
J. Cruz 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.02
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Wells 6.0 9 3 3 3 1 0 4.37
M. Gonzalez (W, 3-0) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0.92
S. Torres 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.78
J. Mesa 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.23
IBB - R Furcal (by K Wells).
Pitches-strikes - P Byrd 88-63; K Gryboski 15-12; S McConnell 4-3; J Cruz 13-12; K Wells 97-62; M Gonzalez 12-7; S Torres 18-11; J Mesa 21-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Byrd 7-8; K Gryboski 1-1; S McConnell 1-0; J Cruz 0-1; K Wells 8-9; M Gonzalez 2-0; S Torres 3-0; J Mesa 2-1.
Batters faced - P Byrd 27; K Gryboski 5; S McConnell 2; J Cruz 3; K Wells 29; M Gonzalez 4; S Torres 4; J Mesa 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Lance Barksdale. 3B--Mike Dimuro.
Time: 2:41.
Attendance: 15,946.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, swirling.

Updated on Tuesday, Jul 27, 2004 9:55 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Atlanta
J. Estrada J. Estrada
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
R. Mackowiak R. Mackowiak
2-4
3 RBI