Houston 7, Atlanta 5

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, May 3, 2009 1:30 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 75°
Umpires - Home Plate - Phil Cuzzi, First Base - Jerry Crawford, Second Base - Paul Nauert, Third Base - Chad Fairchild,
Attendance - 27921

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 11-14 5-8 6-6 W2
Atlanta 11-13 5-7 6-6 L2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Atlanta Braves have a 5-7 record at home this season. The Houston Astros have a 6-6 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Braves have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Houston has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Astros have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Geoff Geary pitched 1.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.06. LaTroy Hawkins closed out the game to get the save and has 3 save s for the season. Peter Moylan took the loss for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Houston   Atlanta
Wandy Rodriguez Player Jo-Jo Reyes
Loss W/L Loss
5.0 IP 5.1
3 Strikeouts 3
6 Hits 6
5.40 ERA 6.75
Hitting
Houston   Atlanta
Michael Bourn Player Matt Diaz
3 Hits 2
1 RBI 1
0 HR 0
3 TB 4
.750 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Houston 10 0 13 .357 8 5 7 5 2 0
Atlanta 11 0 15 .324 21 10 4 6 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against NY Mets. The Braves have a W/L % of .455 after a win and .462 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Astros have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .400 after a loss.
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