Philadelphia 3, Florida 2
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(87-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Philadelphia 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 5 1
Florida 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 2
WP: J. Blanton (3-0) S: B. Lidge (39)
LP: A. Sanchez (2-5)
(81-73)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Philadelphia
- C. Utley singled to right, C. Ruiz scored, J. Blanton to second
Bot 3rd: Florida
- J. Baker doubled to deep right, A. Amezaga and C. Maybin scored
Top 4th: Philadelphia
- S. Victorino homered to deep right
Top 6th: Philadelphia
- G. Dobbs singled to left, R. Howard scored, P. Burrell to second
 Philadelphia
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Rollins ss 5 0 0 0 0 3 3 .277
C. Utley 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .288
J. Werth rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .279
R. Howard 1b 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 .247
P. Burrell lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .249
    E. Bruntlett lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
S. Victorino cf 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .289
G. Dobbs 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .303
    G. Golson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Feliz 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249
C. Ruiz c 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .228
J. Blanton p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .071
    G. Jenkins ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
    T. Iguchi ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .230
    C. Durbin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
    J.C. Romero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Madson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Stairs ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 3 5 3 3 12 14  
 Batting
2B - G Dobbs (13, J Nelson).
HR - S Victorino (14, 4th inning off A Sanchez 0 on, 1 Out).
S - C Ruiz , J Blanton.
RBI - C Utley (97), S Victorino (58), G Dobbs (40).
2-out RBI - G Dobbs.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Rollins 1, R Howard 1, T Iguchi 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - R Howard (16, throw).
DP - 1 (J Rollins-C Utley-R Howard).
 Florida
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Maybin cf 5 1 1 0 0 4 4 .625
J. Baker c 4 0 1 2 1 3 3 .290
J. Cantu 3b-1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .279
M. Jacobs 1b 3 0 1 0 1 2 1 .253
    R. Andino pr-ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206
D. Uggla 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .263
J. Willingham lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .248
C. Ross rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .262
A. Amezaga ss-3b 3 1 3 0 1 0 0 .268
A. Sanchez p 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
    L. Kensing p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Hendrickson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257
    J. Hermida ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
    P. Lo Duca ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .241
    B. Carroll pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .059
    K. Gregg p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Nelson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. McPherson ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .222
 Totals 33 2 7 2 5 16 22  
 Batting
2B - J Baker (12, J Blanton); M Jacobs (26, R Madson).
RBI - J Baker 2 (30).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cantu 1, C Ross 2, M Jacobs 1, J Baker 2.
GIDP - C Ross.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - A Amezaga 2 (8, 2nd base off B Lidge/C Ruiz, 2nd base off J Blanton/C Ruiz).
Picked Off - J Willingham (1st base, C Ruiz).
 
 Fielding
E - J Cantu (21, throw); A Sanchez (4, throw).
 Philadelphia
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Blanton (W, 3-0) 5.0 4 2 2 2 9 0 4.45
C. Durbin (H, 15) 1.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.87
J.C. Romero (H, 23) 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.68
R. Madson (H, 15) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.08
B. Lidge (S, 39) 1.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1.90
 Florida
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Sanchez (L, 2-5) 5.2 4 3 2 3 8 1 5.57
L. Kensing 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.09
M. Hendrickson 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.49
K. Gregg 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.55
J. Nelson 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.79
Pitches-strikes - J Blanton 96-57; C Durbin 27-13; J Romero 17-11; R Madson 25-17; B Lidge 26-16; A Sanchez 96-61; L Kensing 1-0; M Hendrickson 20-13; K Gregg 11-8; J Nelson 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Blanton 3-3; C Durbin 2-0; J Romero 0-0; R Madson 2-0; B Lidge 0-0; A Sanchez 3-7; L Kensing 0-0; M Hendrickson 1-2; K Gregg 1-0; J Nelson 2-0.
Batters faced - J Blanton 21; C Durbin 5; J Romero 3; R Madson 5; B Lidge 4; A Sanchez 26; L Kensing 0; M Hendrickson 4; K Gregg 3; J Nelson 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--Ed Hickox.
Time: 3:27.
Attendance: 28,757.
Weather: 85 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
FLORIDA THIRD BASEMEN JORGE CANTU EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 20, 2008 10:42 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Philadelphia
S. Victorino Shane Victorino
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Florida
J. Baker John Baker
1-4
2 RBI