Pittsburgh 4, Atlanta 1
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 4 8 0
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 8 3
WP: Z. Duke (4-0) S: J. Mesa (26)
LP: T. Hudson (7-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- J. Castillo singled to left, J. Bay scored, D. Ward to second
Bot 5th: Atlanta
- J. Estrada doubled to deep left, J. Francoeur scored
Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- J. Castillo homered to deep right, R. Mackowiak scored
Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy homered to deep right
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Duffy cf 5 1 2 1 0 1 0 .348
F. Sanchez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .278
J. Bay lf 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .295
    T. Redman lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248
D. Ward 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 .264
R. Mackowiak rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .268
J. Castillo 2b 4 1 2 3 0 0 1 .271
H. Cota c 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 .240
J. Wilson ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .227
Z. Duke p 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000
    J. Mesa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 4 8 4 2 8 15  
 Batting
HR - J Castillo (9, 6th inning off T Hudson 1 on, 0 Out), C Duffy (1, 7th inning off T Hudson 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Castillo 3 (38), C Duffy (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Cota 1, D Ward 2, F Sanchez 1.
GIDP - H Cota.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Bay (9, 2nd base off T Hudson/J Estrada).
CS - C Duffy (1, 2nd base by T Hudson/J Estrada).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (Z Duke-J Wilson-J Castillo, J Wilson-J Castillo-D Ward, J Wilson-D Ward).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .271
M. Giles 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .298
C. Jones 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .275
A. Jones cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .271
J. Franco 1b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .287
    P. Orr pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310
J. Francoeur rf 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .408
J. Estrada c 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 .261
R. Langerhans lf 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .250
T. Hudson p 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .147
    J. Foster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Brower p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Betemit ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .293
    M. McBride p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 1 8 1 1 3 12  
 Batting
2B - M Giles (32, Z Duke); J Francoeur (6, Z Duke); J Estrada (23, Z Duke).
RBI - J Estrada (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jones 1, J Francoeur 2.
GIDP - T Hudson 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - J Francoeur (1, 2nd base by Z Duke).
 
 Fielding
E - R Furcal (10, ground ball); J Franco (5, ground ball); M Giles (7, throw).
DP - 1 (T Hudson-R Furcal-J Franco).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Duke (W, 4-0) 8.1 7 1 1 1 2 0 0.92
J. Mesa (S, 26) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Hudson (L, 7-6) 6.1 8 4 4 1 5 2 3.57
J. Foster 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
J. Brower 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.40
M. McBride 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
HBP - J Francoeur (by Z Duke); F Sanchez (by T Hudson).
Pitches-strikes - Z Duke 108-74; J Mesa 15-11; T Hudson 108-72; J Foster 7-4; J Brower 19-10; M McBride 14-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Duke 11-10; J Mesa 0-1; T Hudson 9-4; J Foster 2-0; J Brower 0-2; M McBride 1-0.
Batters faced - Z Duke 30; J Mesa 3; T Hudson 29; J Foster 2; J Brower 4; M McBride 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Troy Fullwood. 1B--Jerry Crawford. 2B--C.B. Bucknor. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Time: 2:45.
Attendance: 25,875.
Weather: 80 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
PITTSBURGH'S JASON BAY LEFT THE GAME AFTER FIVE INNINGS WITH AN APPARENT INJURY TO HIS RIGHT KNEE.
CORRECTION: PITTSBURGH JASON BAY LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH A CONTUSION TO HIS LEFT KNEE.
THE HOME RUN BY PITTSBURGH'S CHRIS DUFFY WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 2, 2005 3:26 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
J. Castillo J. Castillo
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Atlanta
J. Estrada J. Estrada
1-3
1 RBI