Washington 6, Atlanta 3

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, October 2, 2009 7:30 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 70°
Umpires - Home Plate - Jerry Meals, First Base - Ron Kulpa, Second Base - Mike DiMuro, Third Base - Dale Scott,
Attendance - 33124

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Washington 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 6 10 1
Atlanta 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 11 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 57-103 33-48 24-55 W5
Atlanta 86-74 40-39 46-35 L4

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Atlanta Braves have a 40-39 record at home this season. The Washington Nationals have a 24-55 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Braves have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Washington has a streak of 5 straight up wins. The Nationals have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Livan Hernandez pitched 6.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.44. Mike MacDougal closed out the game to get the save and has 20 save s for the season. Derek Lowe took the loss for Atlanta.
  • Ian Desmond had the only homerun for Washington.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Washington   Atlanta
Livan Hernandez Player Derek Lowe
Win W/L Loss
6.1 IP 4.2
2 Strikeouts 4
9 Hits 8
4.26 ERA 9.64
Hitting
Washington   Atlanta
Ian Desmond Player Martin Prado
2 Hits 4
3 RBI 0
1 HR 0
7 TB 5
.667 Avg .800

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Washington 10 1 20 .294 16 7 5 6 0 1
Atlanta 11 0 13 .297 17 7 3 1 1 1

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Washington. The Braves have a W/L % of .547 after a win and .527 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Nationals have a W/L % of .474 after a win and .291 after a loss.
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