Atlanta 16, Florida 14
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 1 0 5 4 0 4 0 0 2 16 21 3
Florida 3 0 0 6 4 0 0 1 0 14 15 0
WP: J. Julio (1-0) S: M. Gonzalez (8)
LP: M. Lindstrom (3-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Atlanta
- J. Anderson homered to deep right
Bot 1st: Florida
- J. Cantu hit sacrifice fly to left, H. Ramirez scored
- M. Jacobs homered to deep right center
- L. Gonzalez doubled to deep center, D. Uggla scored
Top 3rd: Atlanta
- O. Infante singled to left, Y. Escobar scored, B. McCann to second
- K. Johnson doubled to deep right, B. McCann scored, O. Infante to third
- J. Francoeur homered to deep left, O. Infante and K. Johnson scored
Top 4th: Atlanta
- M. Prado singled to center, J. Anderson scored
- O. Infante doubled to deep left, M. Prado scored, B. McCann to third
- K. Johnson doubled to left, O. Infante and B. McCann scored
Bot 4th: Florida
- A. Amezaga tripled to deep right, C. Ross, D. McPherson and H. Ramirez scored
- M. Jacobs singled to center, A. Amezaga scored
- D. Uggla homered to deep left center, M. Jacobs scored
Bot 5th: Florida
- P. Lo Duca singled to center, C. Ross scored, J. Baker to second
- J. Baker scored, P. Lo Duca to third, H. Ramirez to second on wild pitch
- A. Amezaga singled to center, P. Lo Duca and H. Ramirez scored, A. Amezaga to second on center fielder J. Anderson's throwing error
Top 6th: Atlanta
- B. Jones singled to right, O. Infante and K. Johnson scored, J. Francoeur to second
- G. Norton doubled to deep left, J. Francoeur and B. Jones scored
Bot 8th: Florida
- J. Baker singled to right, B. Carroll scored, C. Ross to second
Top 9th: Atlanta
- R. Gotay doubled to deep center, M. Prado scored
- K. Johnson singled to right, R. Gotay scored, O. Infante to second
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Anderson cf 6 2 2 1 0 1 1 .327
M. Prado 1b 5 2 3 1 1 1 1 .346
Y. Escobar ss 4 1 2 0 1 0 2 .283
B. McCann c 3 2 2 0 0 0 1 .298
    C. Sammons c 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .179
    R. Gotay ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .233
    C. Miller c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .093
O. Infante 3b 6 3 4 2 0 1 2 .317
K. Johnson 2b 5 2 4 4 1 0 0 .269
J. Francoeur rf 5 2 1 3 0 1 3 .231
B. Jones lf 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 .269
    J. Julio p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Kotchman ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .155
    M. Gonzalez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Morton p 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .059
    B. Carlyle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    J. Ridgway p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Boyer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Norton ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .248
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Blanco ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254
 Totals 47 16 21 16 4 7 17  
 Batting
2B - K Johnson 2 (32, A Sanchez, M Hendrickson); J Anderson (2, M Hendrickson); O Infante (21, M Hendrickson); G Norton (10, J Nelson); R Gotay (5, M Lindstrom).
HR - J Anderson (1, 1st inning off A Sanchez 0 on, 0 Out), J Francoeur (11, 3rd inning off A Sanchez 2 on, 1 Out).
S - Y Escobar.
RBI - J Anderson (4), O Infante 2 (34), K Johnson 4 (54), J Francoeur 3 (62), M Prado (27), B Jones 2 (8), G Norton 2 (27), R Gotay (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Kotchman 2, J Francoeur 2, C Sammons 1, C Morton 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - M Prado (2, 3rd base off A Sanchez/J Baker), B McCann (5, 2nd base off A Sanchez/J Baker), J Anderson (5, 3rd base off M Hendrickson/J Baker).
 
 Fielding
E - O Infante 2 (10, throw 2); J Anderson (1, throw).
PB - C Sammons.
 Florida
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
H. Ramirez ss 2 3 0 0 4 0 3 .294
A. Amezaga cf 6 1 2 5 0 1 8 .257
J. Cantu 3b-1b 5 0 0 1 0 2 7 .274
M. Jacobs 1b 4 2 2 2 0 2 1 .244
    J. Nelson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Hermida ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .249
    A. Rhodes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Lindstrom p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Andino ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .210
D. Uggla 2b 6 2 1 2 0 1 1 .258
L. Gonzalez lf 3 0 1 1 2 1 0 .267
    B. Carroll pr-lf 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .059
C. Ross rf 5 2 3 0 0 1 2 .264
J. Baker c 5 1 4 1 0 0 1 .288
A. Sanchez p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    M. Hendrickson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
    D. McPherson ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    D. Waechter p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    P. Lo Duca ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .247
    L. Kensing p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Helms 3b 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .247
 Totals 43 14 15 13 7 10 26  
 Batting
2B - L Gonzalez (26, C Morton); J Baker (7, C Morton); C Ross 2 (26, B Carlyle, C Morton).
3B - A Amezaga (3, C Morton).
HR - M Jacobs (28, 1st inning off C Morton 0 on, 2 Out), D Uggla (29, 4th inning off B Carlyle 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Cantu.
RBI - J Cantu (75), M Jacobs 2 (78), L Gonzalez (44), A Amezaga 5 (21), D Uggla 2 (77), P Lo Duca (15), J Baker (22).
2-out RBI - M Jacobs 2, L Gonzalez, D Uggla 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cantu 3, A Amezaga 2, C Ross 1, D Uggla 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - H Ramirez 2 (31, 2nd base off C Morton/B McCann, 3rd base off C Morton/B McCann).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Amezaga (Y Escobar at 2nd base).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Morton 3.1 5 7 4 3 2 1 6.32
B. Carlyle 0.2 3 3 3 0 1 1 4.29
J. Ridgway 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 6.23
B. Boyer 1.0 2 2 2 1 3 0 5.30
W. Ohman (H, 17) 0.1 2 0 0 1 0 0 3.38
J. Tavarez (H, 3) 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.65
J. Julio (W, 1-0; BS, 1) 1.0 2 1 1 2 2 0 9.00
M. Gonzalez (S, 8) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.52
 Florida
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Sanchez 3.0 8 6 6 1 4 2 5.54
M. Hendrickson 1.0 5 4 4 1 0 0 5.74
D. Waechter 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.30
L. Kensing 0.0 3 4 4 0 0 0 4.47
J. Nelson (BS, 4) 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.73
A. Rhodes 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
M. Lindstrom (L, 3-3) 1.0 3 2 2 1 1 0 3.67
WP - B Boyer, J Julio.
IBB - B Jones (by M Hendrickson), H Ramirez (by B Boyer), Y Escobar (by J Nelson).
HBP - J Francoeur (by L Kensing).
Pitches-strikes - C Morton 77-41; B Carlyle 19-11; J Ridgway 5-2; B Boyer 29-15; W Ohman 9-4; J Tavarez 25-15; J Julio 27-16; M Gonzalez 9-7; A Sanchez 64-43; M Hendrickson 28-16; D Waechter 11-8; L Kensing 10-6; J Nelson 23-14; A Rhodes 11-9; M Lindstrom 25-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Morton 4-4; B Carlyle 0-1; J Ridgway 0-0; B Boyer 0-0; W Ohman 0-1; J Tavarez 1-2; J Julio 0-1; M Gonzalez 2-1; A Sanchez 3-2; M Hendrickson 1-2; D Waechter 0-3; L Kensing 0-0; J Nelson 1-3; A Rhodes 1-2; M Lindstrom 2-0.
Batters faced - C Morton 20; B Carlyle 5; J Ridgway 1; B Boyer 6; W Ohman 4; J Tavarez 5; J Julio 7; M Gonzalez 3; A Sanchez 18; M Hendrickson 9; D Waechter 4; L Kensing 4; J Nelson 8; A Rhodes 3; M Lindstrom 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Sam Holbrook. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Jeff Kellogg. 3B--Chad Fairchild.
Time: 3:44.
Attendance: 14,092.
Weather: 84 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY ATLANTA'S JOSH ANDERSON LED OFF THE GAME. IT WAS ALSO THE FIRST HOME RUN OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 2, 2008 11:05 pm ET

 
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 Atlanta
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 Florida
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