Atlanta 5, Florida 2

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, August 31, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Sun Life Stadium
Temperature - 86°
Umpires - Home Plate - Adrian Johnson, First Base - Gary Cederstrom, Second Base - Fieldin Culbreth, Third Base - Jim Wolf,
Attendance - 12244

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 69-62 35-30 34-32 W1
Florida 68-63 37-32 31-31 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Florida Marlins have a 37-32 record at home this season. The Atlanta Braves have a 34-32 record on the road.
  • Florida has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Marlins have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Braves have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Kenshin Kawakami pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.97. Josh Johnson took the loss for Florida.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Atlanta   Florida
Kenshin Kawakami Player Josh Johnson
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 6.2
5 Strikeouts 8
6 Hits 5
1.50 ERA 4.05
Hitting
Atlanta   Florida
Yunel Escobar Player Dan Uggla
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 2
0 HR 0
2 TB 3
.667 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Atlanta 8 0 10 .276 12 10 5 4 1 0
Florida 8 0 11 .250 11 8 2 1 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Florida will play their next game at home against Atlanta. The Marlins have a W/L % of .544 after a win and .484 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against Florida. The Braves have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .556 after a loss.
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