Philadelphia 7, Atlanta 1

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 7:10 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 76°
Umpires - Home Plate - Dan Iassogna, First Base - Dale Scott, Second Base - Jerry Meals, Third Base - CB Bucknor,
Attendance - 38663

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 101-60 52-29 49-31 W3
Atlanta 89-72 47-33 42-39 L4

Recap


Roy Oswalt pitched six shutout innings as the visiting Philadelphia Phillies tied a franchise record with their 101st victory, a 7-1 rout of Atlanta on Tuesday which dropped the Braves into a tie for the National League wild card lead.
 
The St. Louis Cardinals won at Houston 13-6 on Tuesday to join Atlanta on top entering the final day of the regular season.
 
The Braves have lost four straight games and 16 of their last 25.

Oswalt (9-10) improved to 3-2 in September and is 2-0 against the Braves this season. He allowed three hits, struck out four and departed after 85 pitches in his final tuneup for the playoffs.

The Phillies hammered away at Atlanta starter Derek Lowe (9-17) for five runs in four innings. Lowe, who has lost seven of his last nine decisions against the Phillies, allowed a homer to Chase Utley in the first inning.

Jimmy Rollins and Hunter Pence later added home runs against the Atlanta bullpen.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Philadelphia   Atlanta
Roy Oswalt Player Derek Lowe
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 4.0
4 Strikeouts 2
3 Hits 6
0.00 ERA 11.25
Hitting
Philadelphia   Atlanta
Jimmy Rollins Player Brian McCann
3 Hits 2
2 RBI 0
1 HR 0
6 TB 3
.600 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Philadelphia 9 3 19 .273 8 7 7 1 1 1
Atlanta 4 1 8 .129 7 7 1 1 1 0

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Philadelphia. The Braves have a W/L % of .551 after a win and .556 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Phillies have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .672 after a loss.
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