Atlanta 5, Cincinnati 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 4 9 1
Atlanta 0 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 X 5 12 0
WP: J. Thomson (13-8) S: J. Smoltz (40)
LP: B. Claussen (2-6)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Atlanta
-M. Giles singled to left center, E. Marrero scored, R. Furcal to third
Bot 3rd: Atlanta
-E. Perez singled to right center, J. Franco scored, A. Jones to third
Top 4th: Cincinnati
-J. LaRue doubled to deep center, A. Dunn scored
Bot 4th: Atlanta
-J. Franco singled to left, M. Giles scored, C. Jones to second
Bot 7th: Atlanta
-E. Marrero doubled to deep left, A. Jones scored
-M. DeRosa hit sacrifice fly to right, E. Marrero scored
Top 8th: Cincinnati
-S. Casey hit sacrifice fly to deep center, R. Freel scored, F. Lopez to third
-A. Dunn grounded out to first, F. Lopez scored
Top 9th: Cincinnati
-J. Cruz singled to left, A. Machado scored
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel rf-cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .276
F. Lopez 3b 5 1 2 0 0 3 2 .254
S. Casey 1b 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .329
A. Dunn lf 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .263
D. Jimenez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .262
W. Pena cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .259
    J. Padilla p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Matthews p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Van Poppel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    J. Valentin ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218
J. LaRue c 4 0 2 1 0 2 0 .252
A. Machado ss 4 1 1 0 0 3 2 .321
B. Claussen p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .067
    D. Bragg ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
    J. Acevedo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .048
    J. Cruz Jr. ph-rf 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 .233
    A. Kearns pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
 Totals 35 4 9 4 2 11 10  
 Batting
2B - F Lopez (17, J Thomson); J LaRue (23, J Thomson); A Machado (4, J Smoltz).
SF - S Casey.
RBI - J LaRue (49), S Casey (95), A Dunn (94), J Cruz (26).
2-out RBI - J LaRue, J Cruz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Lopez 1, A Machado 1, W Pena 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - F Lopez (10, ground ball).
PB - J LaRue.
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 .286
M. Giles 2b 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 .299
J.D. Drew rf 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 .312
C. Jones 3b 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .254
J. Franco 1b 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 .301
A. Jones cf 4 1 1 0 1 2 5 .266
E. Marrero lf 4 2 2 1 0 1 2 .323
E. Perez c 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .242
J. Thomson p 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .194
    D. Wise ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    M. DeRosa ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .243
    C. Reitsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Smoltz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 5 12 5 5 7 20  
 Batting
2B - C Jones (18, J Acevedo); E Marrero (18, J Padilla).
SF - M Derosa.
RBI - M Giles (40), E Perez (12), J Franco (53), E Marrero (39), M Derosa (31).
2-out RBI - M Giles, E Perez, J Franco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Thomson 1, A Jones 3, J Drew 2, J Franco 1.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - M Giles (15, 2nd base off B Claussen/J LaRue).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Claussen (L, 2-6) 4.0 7 3 3 4 5 0 5.91
J. Acevedo 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 6.20
J. Padilla 0.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 8.10
M. Matthews 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 6.67
T. Van Poppel 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.29
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Thomson (W, 13-8) 7.0 5 1 1 1 9 0 3.82
C. Reitsma 1.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 3.89
J. Smoltz (S, 40) 1.0 3 1 1 0 2 0 2.34
Pitches-strikes - B Claussen 93-58; J Acevedo 27-19; J Padilla 9-7; M Matthews 17-10; T Van Poppel 10-6; J Thomson 94-64; C Reitsma 19-11; J Smoltz 16-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Claussen 3-4; J Acevedo 1-4; J Padilla 0-0; M Matthews 0-2; T Van Poppel 1-2; J Thomson 5-7; C Reitsma 2-1; J Smoltz 0-1.
Batters faced - B Claussen 24; J Acevedo 8; J Padilla 3; M Matthews 4; T Van Poppel 3; J Thomson 27; C Reitsma 5; J Smoltz 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Kerwin Danley. 3B--Dana Demuth.
Time: 2:42.
Attendance: 20,359.
Weather: 71 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
CINCINNATI'S CENTER FIELDER WILY MO PENA LEFT THE GAME IN THE SEVENTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEG INJURY.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 21, 2004 10:28 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Cincinnati
J. LaRue J. LaRue
2-4
1 RBI
 Atlanta
J. Franco J. Franco
3-5
1 RBI