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Sunday, July 6, 2008:
Braves 7, Astros 6
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bourn, CF7000032.218
Loretta, SS-2B8110011.268
Pence, RF7130111.265
Lee, Ca, LF8121012.292
Erstad, 1B4120110.311
Geary, P0000000.000
a-Abercrombie, PH1000010.188
Towles, C0000000.148
Wigginton, 3B8134004.269
Newhan, 2B4110003.300
Valverde, P0000000.000
Tejada, M, SS2010201.283
Ausmus, C6011025.211
Borkowski, P0000000.000
b-Berkman, PH1000003.349
Byrdak, P1000002.200
Rodriguez, W, P3000011.045
Wright, W, P0000000.000
Brocail, P0000000.000
Blum, 2B-1B3010100.221
Totals63615651125.259
a-Struck out for Geary in the 13th. b-Flied out for Borkowski in the 15th.
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Blanco, G, CF-LF8220140.270
Escobar, Y, SS9042011.294
Jones, C, 3B5332403.388
Teixeira, 1B7033212.276
Infante, LF1010000.282
1-Perry, J, PR-RF7010027.143
Prado, 2B7120112.255
Norton, RF-LF4000143.240
Carlyle, P1010000.200
Acosta, M, P2000012.000
2-Jurrjens, PR0000000.097
Ring, P0000000.000
Miller, C, C3000023.093
b-Johnson, K, PH0100100.276
Gonzalez, M, P0000000.000
d-Kotsay, PH-CF3000102.273
Morton, P2000002.000
a-Gotay, PH1000011.208
Boyer, P0000000.000
Ohman, P0000000.000
c-McCann, PH-C5000015.293
Totals657177111833.267
a-Struck out for Morton in the 6th. b-Walked for Miller, C in the 8th. c-Struck out for Ohman in the 8th. d-Flied out for Gonzalez, M in the 10th.
1-Ran for Infante in the 2nd. 2-Ran for Acosta, M in the 16th.
BATTING
2B: Newhan (2, Morton), Tejada, M (21, Carlyle).
HR: Wigginton (7, 3rd inning off Morton, 3 on, 2 out).
TB: Blum; Ausmus; Loretta; Tejada, M 2; Erstad 2; Wigginton 6; Lee, Ca 2; Pence 3; Newhan 2.
RBI: Lee, Ca (67), Wigginton 4 (20), Ausmus (13).
2-out RBI: Lee, Ca; Wigginton 4; Ausmus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ausmus 3; Bourn; Berkman 2; Pence; Byrdak.
SAC: Towles 2; Bourn.
Team RISP: 3-for-15.
Team LOB: 14.

BASERUNNING
SB: Tejada, M (7, 2nd base off Carlyle/McCann).
CS: Pence (7, 2nd base by Morton/Miller, C).

BATTING
2B: Infante (7, Rodriguez, W), Teixeira (20, Wright, W).
3B: Jones, C (1, Rodriguez, W).
HR: Jones, C (18, 1st inning off Rodriguez, W, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Carlyle; Blanco, G 2; Teixeira 4; Jones, C 8; Escobar, Y 4; Infante 2; Prado 2; Perry, J.
RBI: Jones, C 2 (50), Teixeira 3 (66), Escobar, Y 2 (32).
2-out RBI: Jones, C; Teixeira; Escobar, Y 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Morton; Perry, J 4; Jones, C; McCann.
Team RISP: 5-for-14.
Team LOB: 21.

FIELDING
E: Prado (4, fielding).

HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rodriguez, W5.17332813.23
Wright, W(H, 9)1.11111305.23
Brocail(H, 16)1.01221203.30
Valverde(BS, 5)1.11001004.01
Geary3.01002202.60
Borkowski2.01001105.76
Byrdak(L, 2-1)2.05113201.74
Totals16.01777111814.41
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Morton6.08662216.84
Boyer1.01000104.34
Ohman1.01000002.97
Gonzalez, M2.00000402.25
Carlyle3.02001401.38
Acosta, M3.02001004.02
Ring(W, 2-1)1.01001003.44
Totals17.0156651113.77
Byrdak pitched to 4 batters in the 17th.

WP: Carlyle.
IBB: Blum (by Carlyle), Tejada, M (by Acosta, M), Tejada, M (by Ring), Teixeira (by Rodriguez, W).
Pitches-strikes: Rodriguez, W 107-67, Wright, W 30-18, Brocail 24-14, Valverde 26-15, Geary 41-26, Borkowski 27-16, Byrdak 47-23, Morton 101-65, Boyer 23-15, Ohman 12-7, Gonzalez, M 25-15, Carlyle 53-36, Acosta, M 32-21, Ring 14-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Rodriguez, W 4-2, Wright, W 1-0, Brocail 1-0, Valverde 3-1, Geary 4-2, Borkowski 0-4, Byrdak 3-0, Morton 10-5, Boyer 1-1, Ohman 2-1, Gonzalez, M 1-1, Carlyle 3-2, Acosta, M 4-4, Ring 3-0.
Batters faced: Rodriguez, W 25, Wright, W 6, Brocail 5, Valverde 6, Geary 12, Borkowski 8, Byrdak 14, Morton 27, Boyer 4, Ohman 4, Gonzalez, M 6, Carlyle 12, Acosta, M 13, Ring 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Wright, W 1-0, Brocail 1-0, Valverde 2-2.
Ejections: Atlanta Braves Manager Bobby Cox ejected by HP umpire Mike Everitt (5th)
Umpires: HP: Mike Everitt. 1B: Mike DiMuro. 2B: Mike Estabrook. 3B: Larry Vanover.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, Varies.
T: 5:35 (1:50 delay).
Att: 24,169.
Venue: Turner Field.
July 6, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media