Atlanta 8, Washington 5

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, April 12, 2009 1:30 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 65°
Umpires - Home Plate - Eric Cooper, First Base - Scott Barry, Second Base - Mike Reilly, Third Base - Chuck Meriwether,
Attendance - 19873

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Washington 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 5 10 0
Atlanta 0 0 0 3 2 0 2 1 0 8 11 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 0-6 0-0 0-6 L6
Atlanta 5-1 3-0 2-1 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Atlanta Braves have a 3-0 record at home this season. The Washington Nationals have a 0-6 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Braves have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Washington has a streak of 6 straight up losses. The Nationals have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Jair Jurrjens pitched 5.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.45. Rafael Soriano closed out the game to get the save and has 1 save for the season. Scott Olsen took the loss for Washington.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Washington   Atlanta
Scott Olsen Player Jair Jurrjens
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 5.1
3 Strikeouts 1
6 Hits 5
9.00 ERA 5.06
Hitting
Washington   Atlanta
Adam Dunn Player Omar Infante
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 3
.667 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Washington 10 0 11 .286 21 6 4 6 0 0
Atlanta 11 0 18 .333 8 6 8 3 1 2

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Florida. The Braves have a W/L % of .750 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game at home against Philadelphia. The Nationals have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
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