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Andruw the Giant lifts Braves
Reliever Justin Duchscherer was touched for back-to-back homers by Andruw Jones and Brian McCann in the sixth, allowing three earned runs and getting saddled with the loss.
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Andruw Jones smacks a homer off Kirk Saarloos, the first of two home runs for Jones. (John Bazemore/AP)
Andruw Jones backed up John Smoltz's first complete game in more than six years with a two-homer performance, and 21-year-old Brian McCann hit his first career homer.
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OAK
Oakland (24-37)
Lost 1
Atlanta 5, Oakland 3   ATL
Atlanta (32-29)
Won 1
June 11, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Oakland
0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0   3 5 1
Atlanta
0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 X   5 9 0
Standings through 6/11/05  |  Gameday  |  Athletics Stats  |  Braves Stats
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kotsay, CF2111110.284
Scutaro, SS4011002.246
Chavez, 3B3000111.237
Hatteberg, 1B4000012.272
Watson, LF3000001.156
Duchscherer, P0000000.000
Harikkala, P0000000.000
b-Johnson, PH1000000.261
Swisher, RF4010010.234
Melhuse, C3000001.118
Ellis, 2B3110000.277
Saarloos, P1000000.000
a-Kielty, PH-LF1110100.285
Totals29352347 

a-Singled for Saarloos in the 6th. b-Grounded out for Harikkala in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Scutaro (11, Smoltz).
TB: Kotsay; Scutaro 2; Swisher; Ellis; Kielty.
RBI: Kotsay (28), Scutaro (15).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Watson; Chavez.
S: Kotsay.
GIDP: Scutaro; Hatteberg.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
E: Scutaro (6, fielding).
PB: Melhuse (1).
DP: 2 (Ellis-Scutaro-Hatteberg 2).

 
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Furcal, SS3000100.220
Johnson, LF2000212.034
Giles, 2B4000002.273
LaRoche, 1B4230000.260
1-Orr, PR0000000.290
Franco, 1B0000000.228
Jones, A, CF4224002.253
McCann, C4111012.429
Marte, 3B3010101.091
Langerhans, RF4010013.241
Smoltz, P3010011.111
Totals315954413 


1-Ran for LaRoche in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Langerhans (7, Duchscherer), LaRoche (14, Harikkala).
HR: Jones, A 2 (14, 4th inning off Saarloos, 1 on, 2 out; 6th inning off Duchscherer, 1 on, 1 out), McCann (1, 6th inning off Duchscherer, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: LaRoche 4; Jones, A 8; McCann 4; Marte; Langerhans 2; Smoltz.
RBI: Jones, A 4 (35), McCann (2).
2-out RBI: Jones, A 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Marte; Johnson; Smoltz; Langerhans.
GIDP: Giles; Langerhans.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
CS: Giles (1, 2nd base by Saarloos/Melhuse).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Furcal-Giles-LaRoche 2).

 
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Saarloos 5.04223014.65
Duchscherer (BS, 1)(L, 2-1)2.04330221.80
Harikkala 1.01001207.20
 
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Smoltz (W, 5-5)9.05333403.22

IBB: Chavez (by Smoltz).
Pitches-strikes: Saarloos 76-38, Duchscherer 37-25, Harikkala 22-16, Smoltz 106-59.
Ground outs-fly outs: Saarloos 12-2, Duchscherer 2-2, Harikkala 0-1, Smoltz 15-8.
Batters faced: Saarloos 20, Duchscherer 10, Harikkala 5, Smoltz 33.
Umpires: HP: Mike Reilly. 1B: Andy Fletcher. 2B: Bob Davidson. 3B: Paul Schrieber.
Weather: 79 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 25 mph, R to L.
T: 2:11.
Att: 36,004.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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