Martin Prado (center) is congratulated after his fourth-inning homer. (AP)
By Mark Bowman / MLB.com
In his first two starts with the Braves, Javier Vazquez pitched well but didn't pick up a win. That wasn't the case on Sunday. Vazquez held the Bucs scoreless for six innings and won as the Atlanta offense, which had been shut out twice in a row, erupted for 11 runs and two homers.
BATTING 2B: Sanchez, F (7, Vazquez). TB: Morgan 2; Sanchez, F 3; Moss; LaRoche, An; Wilson, Ja. RBI:
Vazquez (1). 2-out RBI: Vazquez. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: LaRoche, Ad 2; McLouth; Young,
D; Morgan 2. Team RISP: 0-for-9. Team LOB: 9.
FIELDING E: Wilson, Ja (1,
throw). Outfield assists: Morgan (Jones, C at 3rd base). DP: 2 (Wilson, Ja-Sanchez, F-LaRoche, Ad, Duke-Sanchez,
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