Adam Eaton lost for the first time in nine decisions after lasting only 2 1/3 innings, allowing six runs (three earned) on seven hits. Eaton left with a finger injury that may sideline him for one to two starts.
Mike Maroth got all the run support he would need by the second inning, hurling eight outstanding innings to pick up his fifth win. Placido Polanco and Craig Monroe each collected three hits and combined to drive in five runs.
a-Popped out for Logan in the 8th. b-Struck out for Polanco in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Monroe (8, Eaton), Shelton (2, Eaton), White (12, May). HR: Monroe (8, 7th inning off May, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Inge 2; Polanco 3; White 3; Monroe 7; Shelton 2. RBI: White (33), Inge (30), Polanco 3 (24), Shelton (4), Monroe 2 (41). 2-out RBI: Inge; Polanco 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez 2. GIDP: Young 2; Logan. Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING SB: Logan (14, 2nd base off May/Hernandez).
WP: German. HBP: Young (by Eaton), White (by Eaton). Pitches-strikes: Eaton 66-39, May 82-52, Maroth 101-64, German 14-8. Ground outs-fly outs: Eaton 1-3, May 9-5, Maroth 13-6, German 2-0. Batters faced: Eaton 18, May 20, Maroth 29, German 4. Inherited runners-scored: May 2-1. Umpires: HP: Marvin Hudson. 1B: Larry Young. 2B: Eric Cooper. 3B: Fieldin Culbreth. Weather: 71 degrees, overcast. Wind: 16 mph, R to L. T: 2:18. Att: 21,895.
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