Atlanta 7, Florida 5

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, August 23, 2009 1:30 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 76°
Umpires - Home Plate - Jeff Nelson, First Base - Tim Tschida, Second Base - Bob Davidson, Third Base - Scott Barry,
Attendance - 30478

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Florida 65-59 34-28 31-31 L2
Atlanta 66-58 34-28 32-30 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Atlanta Braves have a 34-28 record at home this season. The Florida Marlins have a 31-31 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Braves have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Florida has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Marlins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Peter Moylan pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.17. Rafael Soriano closed out the game to get the save and has 20 save s for the season. Kiko Calero took the loss for Florida.
  • Brian McCann had the only homerun for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Florida   Atlanta
Ricky Nolasco Player Derek Lowe
No Decision W/L No Decision
4.1 IP 5.0
4 Strikeouts 3
9 Hits 9
8.31 ERA 5.40
Hitting
Florida   Atlanta
Hanley Ramirez Player Matt Diaz
3 Hits 4
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 7
.750 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Florida 11 0 14 .324 9 7 4 2 0 0
Atlanta 11 1 17 .344 23 7 7 8 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against San Diego. The Braves have a W/L % of .523 after a win and .542 after a loss.
  • Florida will play their next game at home against NY Mets. The Marlins have a W/L % of .554 after a win and .483 after a loss.
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