David Ross powers the game-winning hit in the 15th inning. (Gregory Smith/AP)
By Mark Bowman / MLB.com
It was appropriate that Chipper Jones' homer got it started in what would become manager Bobby Cox's 2,000th win with the Braves, but who would have guessed David Ross would finish it -- but that's what the catcher did, grounding a bases-loaded single in the 15th for a walk-off victory.
a-Singled for Kawakami in the 6th. b-Grounded out for Gonzalez, M in the 8th. 1-Ran for Anderson,
G in the 10th. 2-Ran for McCann, B in the 12th.
BATTING HR: Jones, C (8, 1st inning off Duke, 1 on, 1 out), McLouth (10, 5th inning off Duke, 0 on, 0 out),
McCann, B (6, 5th inning off Duke, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Diaz, M; Anderson, G 2; Francoeur; Jones, C 5; McLouth 6;
Escobar, Y; Prado 2; Ross, D; Johnson, K; McCann, B 5. RBI: Jones, C 2 (30), McLouth (36), McCann, B 2 (22), Escobar,
Y (29), Ross, D (12). 2-out RBI: Escobar, Y. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Prado; Blanco,
G; Ross, D. SAC: Prado. GIDP: Prado 2. Team RISP: 2-for-7. Team LOB: 13.
McLouth (9, 2nd base off Duke/Jaramillo), Blanco, G (1, 2nd base off Jackson/Jaramillo).
Blanco, G (1, fielding). Outfield assists: Blanco, G (Monroe at home). DP: (Johnson, K-Escobar, Y-Prado).