Atlanta 8, Florida 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 4 3 0 0 0 1 8 11 2
Florida 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 13 0
WP: P. Byrd (8-5)
LP: L. Kensing (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Florida
-M. Cabrera singled to left, L. Castillo scored, P. Lo Duca to second
Top 4th: Atlanta
-C. Jones homered to deep left, M. Giles and J.D. Drew scored
-P. Byrd grounded into fielder's choice, A. LaRoche scored, A. Jones to third, C. Thomas out at second
Top 5th: Atlanta
-J. Estrada singled to center, M. Giles scored, J.D. Drew to third, C. Jones to second
-A. LaRoche singled to center, J.D. Drew and C. Jones scored, J. Estrada to second
Top 9th: Atlanta
-J.D. Drew homered to deep center
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .285
M. Giles 2b 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 .301
J.D. Drew rf 2 3 1 1 3 0 1 .314
    J. Smoltz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Jones 3b 4 2 1 3 1 1 1 .259
    D. Wise rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
J. Estrada c 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .315
    A. Alfonseca p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Reitsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Franco ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300
    W. Betemit 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .152
A. LaRoche 1b 5 1 3 2 0 1 1 .275
A. Jones cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .264
C. Thomas lf 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .293
P. Byrd p 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .231
    M. DeRosa ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
    K. Gryboski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Perez c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235
 Totals 35 8 11 8 7 4 15  
 Batting
2B - M Giles (21, B Howard).
3B - A LaRoche (1, R Seanez).
HR - C Jones (29, 4th inning off L Kensing 2 on, 0 Out), J Drew (31, 9th inning off J Manzanillo 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Jones 3 (88), P Byrd (4), J Estrada (72), A LaRoche 2 (39), J Drew (89).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jones 1, R Furcal 1.
GIDP - A LaRoche, C Thomas.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - M Giles 2 (14, 2nd base off L Kensing/P Lo Duca, 3rd base off B Howard/P Lo Duca).
 
 Fielding
E - C Jones (7, throw); A Jones (3, bobble).
Outfield assists - C Thomas (P Lo Duca at Home).
DP - 3 (P Byrd-M Giles-A LaRoche, R Furcal-A LaRoche, M Giles-A LaRoche).
 Florida
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .321
L. Castillo 2b 4 1 4 0 0 0 0 .300
    J. Manzanillo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Harris ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
P. Lo Duca c 4 0 2 0 0 1 2 .301
M. Cabrera lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .305
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .292
J. Conine 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .281
J. Encarnacion rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .257
A. Gonzalez ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .235
L. Kensing p 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
    W. Cordero ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .203
    B. Howard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Mordecai ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .225
    R. Seanez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Easley 2b 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .241
 Totals 37 1 13 1 1 4 20  
 Batting
2B - P Lo Duca (26, P Byrd); J Encarnacion (29, C Reitsma).
RBI - M Cabrera (101).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Lowell 2, A Gonzalez 1, J Pierre 1, M Cabrera 1, L Kensing 2.
GIDP - A Gonzalez, P Lo Duca, J Pierre.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - L Castillo (18, 2nd base off P Byrd/J Estrada).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (A Gonzalez-L Castillo-J Conine, L Castillo-J Conine, L Castillo-A Gonzalez-J Conine).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (W, 8-5) 5.0 9 1 1 0 3 0 3.26
K. Gryboski 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.87
A. Alfonseca 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.73
C. Reitsma 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.70
J. Smoltz 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.27
 Florida
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
L. Kensing (L, 0-2) 4.0 4 4 4 5 1 1 11.57
B. Howard 0.0 3 3 3 2 0 0 5.62
D. Weathers 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.79
R. Seanez 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.31
J. Manzanillo 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 6.23
Pitches-strikes - P Byrd 67-56; K Gryboski 11-7; A Alfonseca 6-5; C Reitsma 16-13; J Smoltz 12-7; L Kensing 77-48; B Howard 19-6; D Weathers 18-13; R Seanez 13-8; J Manzanillo 22-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Byrd 4-7; K Gryboski 2-1; A Alfonseca 3-0; C Reitsma 1-1; J Smoltz 2-1; L Kensing 5-5; B Howard 0-0; D Weathers 3-3; R Seanez 0-2; J Manzanillo 2-2.
Batters faced - P Byrd 23; K Gryboski 5; A Alfonseca 3; C Reitsma 4; J Smoltz 3; L Kensing 19; B Howard 5; D Weathers 6; R Seanez 4; J Manzanillo 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Angel Hernandez. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Larry Young.
Time: 2:31.
Attendance: 26,084.
Weather: 85 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 18, 2004 6:03 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Atlanta
A. LaRoche A. LaRoche
3-5
2 RBI
 Florida
L. Castillo L. Castillo
4-4
0 RBI