Florida 5, Atlanta 3

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, August 21, 2009 7:30 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 84°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bob Davidson, First Base - Scott Barry, Second Base - Jeff Nelson, Third Base - Tim Tschida,
Attendance - 22608

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Florida 65-57 34-28 31-29 W1
Atlanta 64-58 32-28 32-30 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Atlanta Braves have a 32-28 record at home this season. The Florida Marlins have a 31-29 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Braves have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Florida has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Marlins have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Anibal Sanchez pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.97. Leo Nunez closed out the game to get the save and has 14 save s for the season. Javier Vazquez took the loss for Atlanta.
  • Adam LaRoche had the only homerun for Atlanta. Hanley Ramirez, Jeremy Hermida hit homeruns for Florida.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Florida   Atlanta
Anibal Sanchez Player Javier Vazquez
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 6.2
7 Strikeouts 8
2 Hits 10
1.50 ERA 6.75
Hitting
Florida   Atlanta
Hanley Ramirez Player Adam LaRoche
3 Hits 2
3 RBI 3
1 HR 1
6 TB 5
.750 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Florida 10 2 17 .286 12 10 5 2 0 0
Atlanta 6 1 10 .200 8 10 3 2 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Florida. The Braves have a W/L % of .516 after a win and .534 after a loss.
  • Florida will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Marlins have a W/L % of .562 after a win and .491 after a loss.
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