Atlanta 2, Boston 1

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, June 28, 2009 1:30 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 91°
Umpires - Home Plate - Chad Fairchild, First Base - John Hirschbeck, Second Base - Wally Bell, Third Base - Marty Foster,
Attendance - 41463

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 46-29 25-10 21-19 L1
Atlanta 35-40 18-21 17-19 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Atlanta Braves have a 18-21 record at home this season. The Boston Red Sox have a 21-19 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Braves have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Boston has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Red Sox have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Tommy Hanson pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.48. Michael Gonzalez closed out the game to get the save and has 9 save s for the season. Brad Penny took the loss for Boston.
  • Chipper Jones, Garret Anderson hit homeruns for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Boston   Atlanta
Brad Penny Player Tommy Hanson
Loss W/L Win
6.0 IP 6.0
2 Strikeouts 2
6 Hits 2
3.00 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Boston   Atlanta
Jason Varitek Player Garret Anderson
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 1
0 HR 1
3 TB 6
.667 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Boston 5 0 6 .156 10 5 1 2 0 1
Atlanta 6 2 14 .194 14 4 2 1 3 2

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Philadelphia. The Braves have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .439 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Baltimore. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .617 after a win and .607 after a loss.
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