Atlanta 2, Houston 1

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Bruce Dreckman, First Base - Paul Emmel, Second Base - Todd Tichenor, Third Base - Gary Darling,
Attendance - 26081

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 71-67 35-33 36-34 W1
Houston 67-71 39-31 28-40 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Houston Astros have a 39-31 record at home this season. The Atlanta Braves have a 36-34 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Astros have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Braves have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Javier Vazquez pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.06. Rafael Soriano closed out the game to get the save and has 22 save s for the season. Felipe Paulino took the loss for Houston.
  • Nate McLouth, Adam LaRoche hit homeruns for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Atlanta   Houston
Javier Vazquez Player Felipe Paulino
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 6.0
9 Strikeouts 6
3 Hits 4
0.00 ERA 3.00
Hitting
Atlanta   Houston
Javier Vazquez Player Hunter Pence
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
2 TB 2
.667 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Atlanta 5 2 11 .161 10 8 2 4 0 0
Houston 7 0 9 .233 16 9 1 4 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game at home against Atlanta. The Astros have a W/L % of .478 after a win and .493 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against Houston. The Braves have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .529 after a loss.
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