Washington 4, Atlanta 3

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Nationals Park
Temperature - 54°
Umpires - Home Plate - Gary Cederstrom, First Base - Brian O'Nora, Second Base - Jim Wolf, Third Base - Kevin Causey,
Attendance - 15431

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 6-8 3-3 3-5 L2
Washington 3-10 3-4 0-6 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Washington Nationals have a 3-4 record at home this season. The Atlanta Braves have a 3-5 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Nationals have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Braves have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Shairon Martis pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.11. Joel Hanrahan closed out the game to get the save and has 2 save s for the season. Kenshin Kawakami took the loss for Atlanta.
  • Adam Dunn had the only homerun for Washington.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Atlanta   Washington
Kenshin Kawakami Player Shairon Martis
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 6.0
2 Strikeouts 2
7 Hits 6
3.60 ERA 3.00
Hitting
Atlanta   Washington
Chipper Jones Player Josh Willingham
2 Hits 1
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
2 TB 1
.667 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Atlanta 9 0 12 .281 19 3 2 5 0 2
Washington 9 1 17 .281 17 7 4 5 1 1

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game at home against Atlanta. The Nationals have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .200 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Braves have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .375 after a loss.
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