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Braves fall behind late, then rally in ninth

After the Dodgers went ahead in the eighth inning on Brooks Conrad's error, the Braves stormed back with a three-run ninth -- capped by Melky Cabrera's walk-off two-run single -- to clinch the series at rainy Turner Field.

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MLB GAME PULSE: Charting the game's top moments with highlights and tweets
One out when winning run scored.
LA DodgersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Podsednik, LF3100100.309
Theriot, 2B4110000.286
Ethier, RF4021011.302
Loney, 1B4000003.285
Blake, 3B4000011.245
Kemp, CF3000100.259
Carroll, SS4020000.287
Ausmus, C3000012.162
Billingsley, P2000011.140
a-Johnson, R, PH1110000.296
Kuo, P0000000.000
Dotel, P0000000.000
Totals32361248.260
a-Singled for Billingsley in the 8th.
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Infante, 2B4110000.339
Heyward, RF3001020.256
Gonzalez, Al, SS4110010.258
McCann, C4030000.275
1-Hicks, PR0100000.000
Glaus, 1B4000014.240
Conrad, 3B2110211.246
Ankiel, CF3010022.234
b-Ross, D, PH0001100.295
Cabrera, Me, LF4012014.269
Hanson, P2000011.130
Venters, P0000000.000
a-Diaz, M, PH1000000.232
Moylan, P0000000.000
Totals314843912.257
a-Popped out for Venters in the 8th. b-Walked for Ankiel in the 9th.
1-Ran for McCann in the 9th.
BATTING
2B: Ethier (27, Hanson), Carroll (10, Hanson).
TB: Theriot; Johnson, R; Ethier 3; Carroll 3.
RBI: Ethier (68).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blake; Billingsley; Ausmus.
Team RISP: 0-for-7.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Carroll (10, 2nd base off Hanson/McCann).
CS: Kemp (14, 2nd base by Hanson/McCann).

FIELDING
DP: (Theriot-Carroll-Loney).

BATTING
2B: Conrad (9, Billingsley).
3B: Infante (1, Billingsley).
TB: Gonzalez, Al; Infante 3; Conrad 2; Ankiel; Cabrera, Me; McCann 3.
RBI: Heyward (52), Ross, D (22), Cabrera, Me 2 (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera, Me 2; Hanson.
SF: Heyward.
GIDP: Glaus.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Conrad (5, 2nd base off Billingsley/Ausmus).

FIELDING
E: Conrad (4, throw).
Outfield assists: Cabrera, Me (Theriot at home).
DP: (Cabrera, Me-McCann).

LA DodgersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Billingsley7.05111803.66
Kuo(H, 18)(L, 3-2)1.12331101.49
Dotel(BS, 6)0.01001004.23
Totals8.18443904.08
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hanson7.05111303.41
Venters1.01201101.19
Moylan(W, 4-2)1.00000003.00
Totals9.06312403.42
WP: Kuo.
Pitches-strikes: Billingsley 108-67, Kuo 28-18, Dotel 12-5, Hanson 109-67, Venters 25-17, Moylan 8-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Billingsley 7-4, Kuo 0-1, Dotel 0-0, Hanson 7-7, Venters 1-1, Moylan 3-0.
Batters faced: Billingsley 26, Kuo 7, Dotel 2, Hanson 26, Venters 5, Moylan 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Dotel 3-3.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Bill Hohn. 2B: Gary Darling. 3B: Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, Varies.
T: 3:13.
Att: 20,414.
Venue: Turner Field.
August 16, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media