Atlanta 12, Cincinnati 2
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 2 4 0 1 2 0 3 0 0 12 14 0
Cincinnati 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 10 3
WP: J. Sosa (7-1)
LP: R. Ortiz (6-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Atlanta
- C. Jones doubled to deep right, M. Giles scored
- A. LaRoche doubled to deep center, C. Jones scored
Top 2nd: Atlanta
- M. Giles singled to left, J. Francoeur scored, B. McCann to third, R. Furcal to second
- C. Jones singled to right, B. McCann and R. Furcal scored, M. Giles to third
- A. Jones doubled to deep center, M. Giles scored, C. Jones to third
Bot 3rd: Cincinnati
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to left, F. Lopez scored
Top 4th: Atlanta
- C. Jones homered to deep left
Top 5th: Atlanta
- B. McCann homered to deep right center, K. Johnson scored
Top 7th: Atlanta
- M. Giles singled to right center, J. Francoeur and B. McCann scored, R. Furcal to second
- W. Betemit singled to center, R. Furcal scored, M. Giles to second
Bot 7th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn struck out swinging, R. Freel scored, L. Hudson to third on passed ball
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 .270
    M. McBride p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Kolb p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Franco ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .285
    K. Farnsworth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Giles 2b 5 2 3 3 0 0 1 .302
C. Jones 3b 3 2 3 4 0 0 0 .286
    W. Betemit 3b-ss 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .295
A. Jones cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .271
    R. Langerhans ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .249
A. LaRoche 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 .263
K. Johnson lf 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .226
J. Francoeur rf 5 2 1 0 0 1 1 .389
B. McCann c 5 3 3 2 0 0 0 .306
J. Sosa p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .071
    B. Boyer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Orr ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .304
 Totals 42 12 14 12 2 5 11  
 Batting
2B - C Jones (19, R Ortiz); A LaRoche (20, R Ortiz); A Jones (20, R Ortiz).
HR - C Jones (9, 4th inning off R Keisler 0 on, 2 Out), B Mccann (3, 5th inning off R Keisler 1 on, 1 Out).
S - J Sosa.
RBI - C Jones 4 (35), A LaRoche (59), M Giles 3 (38), A Jones (80), B McCann 2 (7), W Betemit (14).
2-out RBI - A LaRoche, C Jones, M Giles 2, W Betemit.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A LaRoche 1, K Johnson 3, R Langerhans 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - R Furcal (7, 2nd base by R Ortiz/J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
PB - B McCann.
DP - 2 (W Betemit-M Giles-A LaRoche, P Orr-M Giles-A LaRoche).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel 2b-cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .304
F. Lopez ss 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .296
K. Griffey Jr. cf 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 .285
    T. Coffey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Kearns ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .236
    L. Hudson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    B. Shackelford p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Valentin ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .285
A. Dunn lf-1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .252
S. Casey 1b 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .310
    J. Cruz ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .219
W. Pena rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .264
J. LaRue c 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .272
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .245
R. Ortiz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .121
    R. Keisler p 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .429
    R. Olmedo 2b 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .375
 Totals 35 2 10 1 4 8 20  
 Batting
2B - S Casey (23, J Sosa).
RBI - K Griffey Jr (72).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cruz 1, J LaRue 2, R Keisler 1.
GIDP - E Encarnacion, J LaRue.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - F Lopez (10, 2nd base off J Sosa/B McCann).
 
 Fielding
E - E Encarnacion 3 (4, ground ball, throw 2).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Sosa (W, 7-1) 5.0 6 1 1 3 4 0 2.57
B. Boyer 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.12
M. McBride 1.0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0.00
D. Kolb 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.14
K. Farnsworth 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ortiz (L, 6-7) 1.1 8 6 6 2 0 0 6.30
R. Keisler 3.2 3 3 3 0 3 2 5.28
T. Coffey 2.0 3 3 0 0 0 0 5.21
B. Shackelford 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.73
K. Mercker 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.84
WP - M McBride.
HBP - R Furcal (by T Coffey).
Pitches-strikes - J Sosa 97-56; B Boyer 12-8; M McBride 30-18; D Kolb 11-8; K Farnsworth 14-9; R Ortiz 40-23; R Keisler 61-43; T Coffey 24-17; B Shackelford 14-11; K Mercker 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Sosa 1-10; B Boyer 2-0; M McBride 0-1; D Kolb 3-0; K Farnsworth 0-2; R Ortiz 2-1; R Keisler 3-5; T Coffey 2-4; B Shackelford 1-2; K Mercker 1-0.
Batters faced - J Sosa 24; B Boyer 3; M McBride 5; D Kolb 3; K Farnsworth 4; R Ortiz 13; R Keisler 16; T Coffey 11; B Shackelford 3; K Mercker 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Mcclelland. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Time: 2:56.
Attendance: 25,680.
Weather: 91 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
ATLANTA'S CHIPPER JONES LEFT THE GAME IN THE FOURTH INNING DUE TO AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.
ATLANTA'S CHIPPER JONES LEFT THE GAME IN THE FOURTH INNING DUE TO A POSTERIOR STRAIN OF THE RIGHT ROTATOR CUFF.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 3, 2005 4:51 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
C. Jones C. Jones
3-3, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Cincinnati
S. Casey S. Casey
2-3
0 RBI