Atlanta 7, Houston 2

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, May 1, 2009 7:30 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 75°
Umpires - Home Plate - Paul Nauert, First Base - Chad Fairchild, Second Base - Phil Cuzzi, Third Base - Jerry Crawford,
Attendance - 29309

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 9-14 5-8 4-6 L2
Atlanta 11-11 5-5 6-6 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Atlanta Braves have a 5-5 record at home this season. The Houston Astros have a 4-6 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Braves have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Houston has a streak of 2 straight up loss. The Astros have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Derek Lowe pitched 6.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.03. Mike Hampton took the loss for Houston.
  • Jeff Francoeur had the only homerun for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Houston   Atlanta
Mike Hampton Player Derek Lowe
Loss W/L Win
4.1 IP 6.2
0 Strikeouts 3
5 Hits 8
10.38 ERA 2.70
Hitting
Houston   Atlanta
Michael Bourn Player Jeff Francoeur
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 3
0 HR 1
5 TB 5
.600 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Houston 10 0 13 .278 14 6 2 3 0 1
Atlanta 8 1 12 .258 9 4 7 3 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Houston. The Braves have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Astros have a W/L % of .444 after a win and .357 after a loss.
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