Atlanta 6, Cleveland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(37-32)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 6 13 0
Cleveland 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
WP: J. Smoltz (8-3)
LP: P. Byrd (6-3)
(39-28)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Atlanta
- K. Johnson singled to center, S. Thorman scored, Y. Escobar to third
- W. Harris grounded out to second, Y. Escobar scored, K. Johnson to second
Bot 3rd: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore singled to right, J. Barfield scored, K. Shoppach to third
- D. Dellucci grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, K. Shoppach scored, G. Sizemore out at second
Top 5th: Atlanta
- W. Harris singled to shortstop, K. Johnson scored
- E. Renteria doubled to deep left, W. Harris scored
- B. McCann grounded out to second, E. Renteria scored, C. Jones to second
Top 9th: Atlanta
- E. Renteria homered to deep left
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Johnson 2b 5 1 2 1 0 2 0 .285
W. Harris lf 5 1 1 2 0 1 0 .387
E. Renteria ss 5 2 5 2 0 0 0 .329
C. Jones dh 5 0 2 0 0 2 3 .314
A. Jones cf 4 0 0 0 0 3 6 .211
B. McCann c 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .268
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .279
S. Thorman 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .225
Y. Escobar 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .322
 Totals 40 6 13 6 0 13 15  
 Batting
2B - S Thorman (12, P Byrd); E Renteria (18, P Byrd).
3B - K Johnson (6, P Byrd).
HR - E Renteria (10, 9th inning off R Perez 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - K Johnson (36), W Harris 2 (11), E Renteria 2 (35), B McCann (31).
2-out RBI - E Renteria.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Jones 1, A Jones 1, J Francoeur 1, B McCann 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E Renteria (5, 2nd base off P Byrd/K Shoppach), W Harris (9, 2nd base off P Byrd/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (K Johnson-E Renteria-S Thorman, E Renteria-K Johnson-S Thorman).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .289
D. Dellucci lf 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .237
C. Blake 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .281
V. Martinez dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .325
T. Hafner 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .262
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 .279
T. Nixon rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .242
J. Barfield 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .262
K. Shoppach c 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 .383
 Totals 32 2 7 1 1 10 8  
 Batting
2B - G Sizemore (12, J Smoltz); K Shoppach (7, J Smoltz).
RBI - G Sizemore (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 1.
GIDP - D Dellucci, C Blake.
Team LOB - 4.
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Smoltz (W, 8-3) 6.0 7 2 2 0 7 0 2.84
T. Yates (H, 8) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.23
R. Soriano (H, 12) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.35
P. Moylan 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.25
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (L, 6-3) 5.0 10 5 5 0 7 0 4.81
R. Perez 4.0 3 1 1 0 6 1 1.00
Pitches-strikes - J Smoltz 86-61; T Yates 8-6; R Soriano 11-5; P Moylan 15-10; P Byrd 95-71; R Perez 58-40.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Smoltz 6-5; T Yates 2-0; R Soriano 2-1; P Moylan 1-0; P Byrd 5-3; R Perez 4-2.
Batters faced - J Smoltz 24; T Yates 3; R Soriano 3; P Moylan 3; P Byrd 25; R Perez 15.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Poncino. 1B--Bruce Dreckman. 2B--Gary Darling. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 35,153.
Weather: 80 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
CLEVELAND THIRD BASEMAN CASEY BLAKE EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 25 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 16, 2007 6:49 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
E. Renteria E. Renteria
5-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
G. Sizemore G. Sizemore
2-4
1 RBI