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Braves 11, Giants 3
Matt Diaz takes off after whacking a two-run triple in the seventh. (John Bazemore/AP)
After Tommy Hanson fanned an Atlanta rookie record 11 batters, the Braves rewarded him in a six-run seventh that began with five straight hits. Matt Diaz ripped a two-run triple after fouling off two sacrifice-bunt attempts, and Ryan Church slugged a two-run homer.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (50-42)
Lost 1
Atlanta 11, San Francisco 3   ATL
Atlanta (47-46)
Won 2
July 20, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0   3 6 1
Atlanta
0 1 2 0 0 0 6 2 X   11 13 0
Standings thru 7/20/09  |  Recap: SF | ATL  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Braves stats
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rowand, CF 2 0 0 1 0 1 3 .275
  Torres, A, CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .243
Winn, LF 4 0 2 2 1 1 1 .275
Sandoval, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 6 .327
Molina, B, C 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .264
Schierholtz, RF 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .287
Renteria, SS 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .256
  Frandsen, SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .128
Bowker, 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .190
Uribe, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 3 2 .292
Sanchez, J, P 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .000
  a-Lewis, F, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .249
  Romo, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Miller, Ju, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Howry, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Aurilia, PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .210
Totals 32 3 6 3 4 14 20  

a-Walked for Sanchez, J in the 7th. b-Singled for Howry in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Winn (25, Hanson).
3B: Uribe (2, Hanson).
TB: Uribe 3; Bowker; Winn 3; Renteria; Aurilia.
RBI: Winn 2 (37), Rowand (41).
2-out RBI: Winn 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Schierholtz; Sandoval 3.
SF: Rowand.
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lewis, F (6, 2nd base off Hanson/McCann).

FIELDING
E: Frandsen (2, fielding).

 
Atlanta AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
McLouth, CF 3 2 1 1 1 1 0 .257
Prado, 2B-3B 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .318
Jones, C, 3B 5 1 2 2 0 3 2 .291
  1-Conrad, PR-2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .344
McCann, C 5 0 1 1 0 1 3 .301
  Medlen, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Escobar, Y, SS 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .307
Anderson, G, LF 4 2 2 1 0 1 3 .289
  Gonzalez, M, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Ross, D, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
Diaz, M, RF-LF 4 2 2 2 0 1 0 .305
Kotchman, 1B 4 2 1 1 0 0 1 .282
Hanson, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .125
  a-Church, PH-RF 2 1 2 3 0 0 0 .279
Totals 36 11 13 11 3 9 12  

a-Homered for Hanson in the 7th.
1-Ran for Jones, C in the 8th.

BATTING
3B: Diaz, M (3, Romo).
HR: Anderson, G (7, 2nd inning off Sanchez, J, 0 on, 1 out), Jones, C (11, 3rd inning off Sanchez, J, 1 on, 2 out), Church (3, 7th inning off Miller, Ju, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Diaz, M 4; Kotchman; Church 5; Anderson, G 5; Jones, C 5; Escobar, Y 2; McLouth; McCann.
RBI: Anderson, G (35), Jones, C 2 (46), Diaz, M 2 (25), Kotchman (35), Church 3 (26), McCann (42), McLouth (50).
2-out RBI: Jones, C 2; McCann.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: McCann 2; Anderson, G.
SF: McLouth.
Team RISP: 5-for-11.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: McLouth (12, 2nd base off Sanchez, J/Molina, B).
CS: Escobar, Y (2, 2nd base by Sanchez, J/Molina, B).

 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sanchez, J 6.0 4 3 3 1 8 2 4.68
Romo (L, 2-1) 0.0 4 4 4 0 0 0 6.59
Miller, Ju 1.0 2 2 2 2 1 1 2.36
Howry 1.0 3 2 1 0 0 0 3.71
 
Atlanta IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hanson (W, 5-0) 7.0 5 3 3 3 11 0 3.00
Gonzalez, M 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.27
Medlen 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.50

Romo pitched to 4 batters in the 7th.

WP: Sanchez, J, Miller, Ju.
HBP: Rowand (by Hanson).
Pitches-strikes: Sanchez, J 86-52, Romo 14-10, Miller, Ju 28-14, Howry 27-17, Hanson 112-75, Gonzalez, M 11-5, Medlen 11-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sanchez, J 4-4, Romo 0-0, Miller, Ju 1-0, Howry 1-3, Hanson 5-4, Gonzalez, M 1-1, Medlen 0-0.
Batters faced: Sanchez, J 22, Romo 4, Miller, Ju 7, Howry 7, Hanson 30, Gonzalez, M 4, Medlen 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Miller, Ju 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Rob Drake. 1B: Mark Wegner. 2B: Tim Timmons. 3B: Jeff Kellogg.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, L to R.
T: 2:50.
Att: 21,988.
Venue: Turner Field.
July 20, 2009
July 20, 2009

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