Houston 5, Atlanta 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 4 9 1
Houston 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 12 1
WP: J. Valverde (6-3)
LP: J. Tavarez (1-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Houston
- M. Bourn reached on bunt single to pitcher, K. Matsui scored, M. Bourn to second on pitcher J. Campillo's throwing error
Bot 2nd: Houston
- T. Wigginton homered to deep right
Bot 3rd: Houston
- L. Berkman hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Bourn scored
- H. Pence doubled to deep left, G. Blum scored
Top 4th: Atlanta
- C. Kotchman singled to left, K. Johnson and J. Anderson scored, B. McCann to second
Top 8th: Atlanta
- K. Johnson hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Anderson scored
Top 9th: Atlanta
- B. Jones grounded into double play first to shortstop to pitcher, O. Infante to third, J. Francoeur out at second, O. Infante scored on pitcher J. Valverde's fielding error
Bot 9th: Houston
- D. Erstad homered to deep right
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Anderson cf 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 .283
M. Prado 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .324
K. Johnson 2b 2 1 0 1 1 1 1 .284
B. McCann c 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .301
C. Kotchman 1b 4 0 1 2 0 0 3 .229
O. Infante ss 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .293
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .237
B. Jones lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .261
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Campillo p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .178
    B. Carlyle p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    G. Norton ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .249
    J. Bennett p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    C. Jones ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .365
    G. Blanco pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251
 Totals 33 4 9 3 4 3 12  
 Batting
2B - J Anderson 2 (7, B Moehler, L Hawkins).
SF - K Johnson.
RBI - C Kotchman 2 (20), K Johnson (69).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Kotchman 1, J Francoeur 1, M Prado 2.
GIDP - C Kotchman.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - J Anderson (10, 2nd base off J Valverde/H Quintero).
 
 Fielding
E - J Campillo (5, throw).
DP - 1 (O Infante-K Johnson-C Kotchman).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Matsui 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .299
M. Bourn cf 4 1 3 0 0 1 0 .229
M. Tejada ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .285
L. Berkman 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .314
G. Blum 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .240
H. Pence rf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .270
T. Wigginton lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .287
    J. Valverde p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
H. Quintero c 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .218
B. Moehler p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .023
    T. Byrdak p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    D. Newhan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255
    D. Brocail p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Hawkins p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Erstad lf 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .277
 Totals 34 5 12 4 0 6 11  
 Batting
2B - K Matsui (26, J Campillo); G Blum (14, J Campillo); H Pence (34, J Campillo).
HR - T Wigginton (23, 2nd inning off J Campillo 0 on, 1 Out), D Erstad (4, 9th inning off J Tavarez 0 on, 1 Out).
S - B Moehler.
SF - L Berkman.
RBI - T Wigginton (58), L Berkman (105), H Pence (82), D Erstad (31).
2-out RBI - H Pence.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 1, G Blum 1, K Matsui 1.
GIDP - M Tejada.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Valverde (1, catch).
DP - 2 (M Tejada-K Matsui-L Berkman, L Berkman-M Tejada-J Valverde).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Campillo 3.0 7 4 4 0 1 1 3.91
B. Carlyle 3.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 3.59
J. Bennett 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 3.74
J. Tavarez (L, 1-4) 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.83
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Moehler 5.2 4 2 2 2 2 0 4.56
T. Byrdak (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.90
D. Brocail (H, 22) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.93
L. Hawkins (H, 11) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0.45
J. Valverde (W, 6-3; BS, 7) 1.0 2 1 1 2 1 0 3.42
WP - L Hawkins.
Pitches-strikes - J Campillo 51-35; B Carlyle 41-30; J Bennett 24-17; J Tavarez 4-4; B Moehler 74-47; T Byrdak 5-3; D Brocail 19-12; L Hawkins 21-14; J Valverde 28-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Campillo 5-3; B Carlyle 6-0; J Bennett 3-1; J Tavarez 1-0; B Moehler 10-5; T Byrdak 0-1; D Brocail 1-2; L Hawkins 1-2; J Valverde 1-0.
Batters faced - J Campillo 16; B Carlyle 11; J Bennett 7; J Tavarez 2; B Moehler 22; T Byrdak 1; D Brocail 4; L Hawkins 5; J Valverde 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Rapuano. 1B--Ed Hickox. 2B--C.B. Bucknor. 3B--Joe West.
Time: 2:57.
Attendance: 33,477.
Weather: 82 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, out to center.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 27, 2008 12:07 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
J. Anderson Josh Anderson
3-5
 Houston
T. Wigginton Ty Wigginton
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI