Washington 7, Atlanta 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(55-73)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Washington 0 1 0 1 0 0 4 1 0 7 12 0
Atlanta 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 10 0
WP: R. Wagner (1-2) S: S. Rivera (1)
LP: C. Paronto (1-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Washington
- B. Schneider singled to center, A. Kearns scored, A. Escobar out at third
Bot 2nd: Atlanta
- M. Giles doubled to deep center, A. LaRoche, M. Diaz and J. Francoeur scored
- E. Renteria singled to center, M. Giles scored
Top 4th: Washington
- A. Escobar hit sacrifice fly to deep center, A. Kearns scored
Top 7th: Washington
- R. Zimmerman singled to right, A. Soriano scored, F. Lopez to third
- A. Kearns homered to deep right, N. Johnson and R. Zimmerman scored
Top 8th: Washington
- F. Lopez hit sacrifice fly to deep left, M. Anderson scored
Bot 9th: Atlanta
- R. Langerhans homered to deep right, M. Diaz scored
 Washington
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 .291
F. Lopez ss 4 0 2 1 0 2 3 .278
R. Zimmerman 3b 4 1 1 1 1 1 2 .279
N. Johnson 1b 4 1 0 0 1 1 3 .288
A. Kearns rf 3 3 1 3 2 1 4 .261
J. Vidro 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .299
A. Escobar cf 3 0 3 1 1 0 1 .356
    R. Church pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
B. Schneider c 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 .244
R. Ortiz p 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .087
    H. Mateo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286
    R. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    M. Anderson ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .269
    J. Rauch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ward ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .309
    S. Rivera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 7 12 7 7 8 21  
 Batting
2B - F Lopez (21, C James).
HR - A Kearns (20, 7th inning off T Yates 2 on, 1 Out).
SF - A Escobar , F Lopez.
RBI - B Schneider (43), A Escobar (18), R Zimmerman (85), A Kearns 3 (68), F Lopez (41).
2-out RBI - B Schneider.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ortiz 1, A Kearns 2, R Zimmerman 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - A Soriano 2 (32, 2nd base off W Franklin/B McCann, 2nd base off C James/B McCann), A Kearns (9, 2nd base off C James/B McCann).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Zimmerman-J Vidro-N Johnson).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Giles 2b 4 1 1 3 1 1 0 .266
E. Renteria ss 5 0 2 1 0 2 0 .300
C. Jones 3b 4 0 1 0 1 2 2 .322
A. Jones cf 4 0 0 0 1 2 5 .264
B. McCann c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .336
J. Francoeur rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .257
A. LaRoche 1b 4 1 1 0 0 3 0 .273
M. Diaz lf 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 .345
C. James p 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
    K. Ray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Orr ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248
    C. Paronto p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. McBride p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Yates p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Franklin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Barry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Langerhans ph 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .242
 Totals 34 6 10 6 4 12 13  
 Batting
2B - M Giles (26, R Ortiz).
HR - R Langerhans (7, 9th inning off S Rivera 1 on, 1 Out).
S - C James.
RBI - M Giles 3 (48), E Renteria (52), R Langerhans 2 (24).
2-out RBI - M Giles 3, E Renteria.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jones 2.
GIDP - J Francoeur.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - M Diaz (5, 3rd base by R Ortiz/B Schneider).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Jones (A Escobar at 3rd base).
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ortiz 5.0 6 4 4 3 6 0 5.38
R. Wagner (W, 1-2) 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 5.84
J. Rauch (H, 13) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.22
S. Rivera (S, 1) 1.0 3 2 2 1 2 1 4.15
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. James 5.0 4 2 2 5 6 0 4.15
K. Ray (H, 7) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.88
C. Paronto (L, 1-2) 0.0 3 3 3 0 0 0 3.25
M. McBride (H, 5) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.99
T. Yates (BS, 3) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 1 4.54
W. Franklin 1.0 1 1 1 2 1 0 5.40
K. Barry 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 6.23
IBB - R Zimmerman (by W Franklin).
HBP - M Diaz (by R Ortiz).
Pitches-strikes - R Ortiz 90-57; R Wagner 27-18; J Rauch 16-9; S Rivera 26-15; C James 105-57; K Ray 19-12; C Paronto 8-7; M McBride 4-3; T Yates 7-5; W Franklin 28-14; K Barry 20-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Ortiz 5-3; R Wagner 2-1; J Rauch 1-1; S Rivera 0-1; C James 2-6; K Ray 2-1; C Paronto 0-0; M McBride 1-0; T Yates 1-0; W Franklin 1-1; K Barry 1-2.
Batters faced - R Ortiz 23; R Wagner 7; J Rauch 3; S Rivera 7; C James 23; K Ray 4; C Paronto 3; M McBride 1; T Yates 3; W Franklin 6; K Barry 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Winters. 1B--Mike Muchlinski. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Brian Runge.
Time: 3:20.
Attendance: 33,621.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Aug 25, 2006 11:04 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Washington
A. Kearns A. Kearns
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Atlanta
R. Langerhans R. Langerhans
1-1, 1 HR
2 RBI