Washington 5, Atlanta 3

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, July 5, 2009 1:35 PM
Location - Nationals Park
Temperature - 71°
Umpires - Home Plate - Tony Randazzo, First Base - Chris Guccione, Second Base - Mike Winters, Third Base - Jerry Layne,
Attendance - 22677

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 9 1
Washington 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 5 14 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 39-42 21-21 18-21 L2
Washington 25-55 16-26 9-29 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Washington Nationals have a 16-26 record at home this season. The Atlanta Braves have a 18-21 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Nationals have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Braves have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Scott Olsen pitched 8.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.04. Mike MacDougal closed out the game to get the save and has 5 save s for the season. Derek Lowe took the loss for Atlanta.
  • Nate McLouth had the only homerun for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Atlanta   Washington
Derek Lowe Player Scott Olsen
Loss W/L Win
5.1 IP 8.2
1 Strikeouts 5
10 Hits 8
6.75 ERA 3.12
Hitting
Atlanta   Washington
Martin Prado Player Nyjer Morgan
4 Hits 3
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
6 TB 5
1.000 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Atlanta 9 1 15 .273 19 5 3 6 0 1
Washington 14 0 18 .378 21 5 5 1 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Colorado. The Nationals have a W/L % of .360 after a win and .291 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against Chi. Cubs. The Braves have a W/L % of .538 after a win and .429 after a loss.
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