Houston 2, Atlanta 1

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, September 9, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Paul Emmel, First Base - Todd Tichenor, Second Base - Gary Darling, Third Base - Bruce Dreckman,
Attendance - 22392

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 71-68 35-33 36-35 L1
Houston 68-71 40-31 28-40 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Houston Astros have a 40-31 record at home this season. The Atlanta Braves have a 36-35 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Astros have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Braves have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Jose Valverde pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 1.91. Rafael Soriano took the loss for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Atlanta   Houston
Tommy Hanson Player Wandy Rodriguez
No Decision W/L No Decision
8.0 IP 7.0
7 Strikeouts 6
5 Hits 3
0.00 ERA 1.29
Hitting
Atlanta   Houston
Matt Diaz Player Lance Berkman
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 3
.667 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Atlanta 3 0 3 .103 9 10 1 2 0 0
Houston 8 0 9 .258 6 8 2 1 1 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 .500 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against Houston. The Braves have a W/L % of .493 after a win and .529 after a loss.
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