Boston 4, Atlanta 1

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, June 26, 2009 7:30 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 91°
Umpires - Home Plate - Wally Bell, First Base - Marty Foster, Second Base - Chad Fairchild, Third Base - John Hirschbeck,
Attendance - 48418

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 4 7 1
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 8 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 45-28 25-10 20-18 W1
Atlanta 34-39 17-20 17-19 L3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Atlanta Braves have a 17-20 record at home this season. The Boston Red Sox have a 20-18 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Braves have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Boston has a streak of 1 straight up wins. The Red Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Josh Beckett pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.48. Jair Jurrjens took the loss for Atlanta.
  • David Ross had the only homerun for Atlanta. David Ortiz had the only homerun for Boston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Boston   Atlanta
Josh Beckett Player Jair Jurrjens
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 8.0
6 Strikeouts 6
6 Hits 7
0.00 ERA 3.38
Hitting
Boston   Atlanta
J.D. Drew Player Casey Kotchman
2 Hits 3
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 3
.500 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Boston 7 1 11 .233 6 9 3 3 0 1
Atlanta 8 1 13 .229 23 10 1 1 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Boston. The Braves have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .436 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .622 after a win and .607 after a loss.
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