Atlanta 4, Houston 1
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(81-79)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 1
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 X 4 8 0
WP: C. James (11-4) S: B. Wickman (17)
LP: R. Clemens (7-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 6th: Atlanta
- C. Jones safe at first on L. Berkman's fielding error, P. Orr scored, E. Renteria to third
- A. Jones singled to center, E. Renteria scored, C. Jones to second
Top 7th: Houston
- C. Biggio homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Atlanta
- E. Renteria homered to deep center
- C. Jones homered to deep center
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .275
M. Ensberg 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .235
    M. Lamb ph-3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .307
L. Berkman 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .313
L. Scott lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .345
J. Lane rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .202
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248
C. Biggio 2b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .246
A. Everett ss 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 .243
B. Ausmus c 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 .228
R. Clemens p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .074
    C. Burke ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .271
    F. Nieve p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    T. Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Huff ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .249
 Totals 32 1 6 1 3 11 15  
 Batting
2B - A Everett (28, C James).
HR - C Biggio (21, 7th inning off C James 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Biggio (62).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lane 1, A Huff 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - A Everett (6, 3rd base by C James/B McCann).
 
 Fielding
E - L Berkman (8, ground ball).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
P. Orr 2b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .253
E. Renteria ss 4 2 2 1 0 0 1 .292
C. Jones 3b 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .324
A. Jones cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .263
B. McCann c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .334
J. Francoeur rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .259
A. LaRoche 1b 4 0 0 0 0 4 5 .284
M. Diaz lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .330
    T. Yates p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. McBride p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Wickman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. James p 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .029
    S. Thorman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
    R. Langerhans lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
 Totals 33 4 8 4 1 9 15  
 Batting
HR - E Renteria (14, 8th inning off F Nieve 0 on, 0 Out), C Jones (26, 8th inning off F Nieve 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Jones 2 (85), A Jones (129), E Renteria (70).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A LaRoche 1, A Jones 1, C James 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - E Renteria (17, 2nd base off R Clemens/B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B McCann-C Jones).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens (L, 7-6) 6.0 6 2 1 0 7 0 2.30
F. Nieve 1.1 2 2 2 0 1 2 4.22
T. Miller 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.90
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. James (W, 11-4) 7.0 4 1 1 2 8 1 3.78
T. Yates (H, 11) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.10
M. McBride (H, 9) 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.60
B. Wickman (S, 17) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.09
HBP - C Biggio (by C James).
Pitches-strikes - R Clemens 94-61; F Nieve 26-18; T Miller 13-6; C James 109-71; T Yates 6-3; M McBride 18-11; B Wickman 22-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Clemens 5-6; F Nieve 1-2; T Miller 0-1; C James 5-7; T Yates 1-0; M McBride 0-0; B Wickman 0-2.
Batters faced - R Clemens 25; F Nieve 6; T Miller 3; C James 27; T Yates 1; M McBride 3; B Wickman 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gerry Davis. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Tom Hallion. 3B--Larry Young.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 31,034.
Weather: 68 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY ATLANTA'S EDGAR RENTERIA AND CHIPPER JONES IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Friday, Sep 29, 2006 10:31 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
A. Everett A. Everett
3-4
0 RBI
 Atlanta
C. Jones C. Jones
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI