Atlanta 9, Pittsburgh 2
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(24-12)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 9 14 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 5 3
WP: C. James (4-3)
LP: T. Armas (0-3)
(15-20)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Atlanta
- S. Thorman homered to deep right center, J. Francoeur and B. McCann scored
Top 3rd: Atlanta
- A. Jones reached on fielder's choice, W. Harris scored, E. Renteria to second on F. Sanchez's fielding error
- B. McCann singled to center, E. Renteria scored, A. Jones to second
Top 4th: Atlanta
- W. Harris doubled to deep right, K. Johnson scored
Top 7th: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur singled to third, A. Jones scored
Bot 8th: Pittsburgh
- J. Wilson doubled to deep left, J. Bautista scored
- C. Duffy hit sacrifice fly to deep left, J. Wilson scored
Top 9th: Atlanta
- S. Thorman homered to deep right, J. Francoeur scored
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Johnson 2b 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .282
W. Harris lf 5 1 4 1 0 0 0 .467
E. Renteria ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 4 .329
A. Jones cf 4 1 1 1 1 2 0 .236
B. McCann c 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 .294
J. Francoeur rf 5 2 3 1 0 0 2 .312
S. Thorman 1b 5 2 2 5 0 1 2 .256
P. Orr 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .222
C. James p 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    M. Diaz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296
    C. Paronto p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Moylan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 42 9 14 9 2 6 14  
 Batting
2B - P Orr (1, T Armas); W Harris 2 (3, T Armas, M McLeary); A Jones (11, S Chacon).
HR - S Thorman 2 (5, 2nd inning off T Armas 2 on, 1 Out, 9th inning off J Bayliss 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - S Thorman 5 (19), A Jones (27), B McCann (17), W Harris (3), J Francoeur (30).
2-out RBI - J Francoeur, S Thorman 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Johnson 1, E Renteria 1, B McCann 1, P Orr 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - W Harris (1, 2nd base by T Armas/R Doumit).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (P Orr-K Johnson-S Thorman, K Johnson-E Renteria-S Thorman).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Duffy cf 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 .224
F. Sanchez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
J. Bay lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .285
    D. Marte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. LaRoche ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .164
    J. Bayliss p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
X. Nady rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .247
R. Doumit c 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .420
B. Eldred 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .122
J. Bautista 3b 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .258
J. Wilson ss 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 .264
T. Armas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
    M. McLeary p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Castillo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .182
    S. Chacon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    N. McLouth lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 29 2 5 2 3 5 8  
 Batting
2B - J Wilson (10, C Paronto).
SF - C Duffy.
RBI - J Wilson (8), C Duffy (9).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Duffy 1, B Eldred 1.
GIDP - J Castillo, A LaRoche.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - F Sanchez (3, catch); J Bay (2, bobble); J Bautista (1, throw).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. James (W, 4-3) 7.0 1 0 0 3 3 0 4.04
C. Paronto 0.1 4 2 2 0 0 0 5.23
P. Moylan 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.25
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Armas (L, 0-3) 2.0 7 5 4 1 2 1 8.76
M. McLeary 4.0 2 1 0 1 2 0 5.68
S. Chacon 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.38
D. Marte 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.73
J. Bayliss 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 6.30
Pitches-strikes - C James 99-63; C Paronto 13-9; P Moylan 13-10; T Armas 41-26; M McLeary 43-31; S Chacon 9-8; D Marte 14-11; J Bayliss 19-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - C James 6-12; C Paronto 0-1; P Moylan 3-0; T Armas 2-2; M McLeary 3-7; S Chacon 2-1; D Marte 1-1; J Bayliss 1-1.
Batters faced - C James 24; C Paronto 5; P Moylan 4; T Armas 14; M McLeary 15; S Chacon 5; D Marte 5; J Bayliss 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Dana Demuth. 2B--Derryl Cousins. 3B--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 2:19.
Attendance: 34,775.
Weather: 69 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
ATLANTA SHORTSTOP EDGAR RENTERIA SINGLED IN THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 18 GAMES.
ATLANTA PITCHER CHUCK JAMES HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH FIVE INNINGS.
PITTSBURGH'S JOSE BATISTA DREW A WALK TO LEAD OFF THE SIXTH INNING TO END THE PERFECT GAME BID BY CHUCK JAMES.
ATLANTA PITCHER CHUCK JAMES HAS A NO-HITTER THROUGH SIX INNINGS.
PITTSBURGH LEFT FIELDER JASON BAY SINGLED WITH ONE OUT IN THE SEVENTH INNING TO END THE NO-HIT BID BY CHUCK JAMES.

Updated on Saturday, May 12, 2007 9:32 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
S. Thorman S. Thorman
2-5, 2 HR
5 RBI
 Pittsburgh
J. Wilson J. Wilson
1-2
1 RBI