Atlanta 4, Arizona 2

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, August 19, 2011 7:35 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 91°
Umpires - Home Plate - Tom Hallion, First Base - Bill Miller, Second Base - James Hoye, Third Base - Phil Cuzzi,
Attendance - 30142

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Arizona 69-56 36-26 33-30 L3
Atlanta 74-52 39-25 35-27 W2

Recap


The Atlanta Braves got five shutout innings from struggling starter Derek Lowe and beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Friday at Turner Field.

Lowe (8-11) had lost four of his last five starts, but allowed only four hits and struck out seven to even his home record at 3-3.

Craig Kimbrel allowed two baserunners but pitched a scoreless ninth inning for his 38th save.

Michael Bourn, Brian McCann and Chipper Jones hit home runs off Arizona starter Daniel Hudson (12-9), who yielded four hits and seven runs in six innings.

Justin Upton’s two-out double in the seventh inning drove home a pair of runs for Arizona.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Arizona   Atlanta
Daniel Hudson Player Derek Lowe
Loss W/L Win
6.0 IP 5.0
5 Strikeouts 7
7 Hits 4
6.00 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Arizona   Atlanta
Kelly Johnson Player Chipper Jones
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 1
0 HR 1
3 TB 5
.750 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Arizona 6 0 7 .188 23 13 2 5 3 1
Atlanta 8 3 18 .258 9 6 4 3 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Arizona. The Braves have a W/L % of .575 after a win and .604 after a loss.
  • Arizona will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Diamondbacks have a W/L % of .586 after a win and .509 after a loss.
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