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Atlanta pounces early
Braves 14, Cardinals 6
Willie Harris is the first Braves player to rap six hits in a game since 1970. (John Bazemore/AP)
Willie Harris tied a team mark with a career-high six hits and drove in six runs as the Braves broke out the bats in a big way. Chipper Jones also drove in four, and starting pitcher Buddy Carlyle even helped out with two hits and three runs scored.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: July 21, 2007
STL
St. Louis (44-50)
Lost 1
Atlanta 14, St. Louis 6   ATL
Atlanta (52-46)
Won 1
July 21, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
St. Louis
0 0 1 2 0 0 3 0 0   6 10 0
Atlanta
1 3 3 7 0 0 0 0 X   14 19 1
Standings thru 7/21/07  |  Gameday  |  Cardinals Stats  |  Braves Stats
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Miles, 3B4002000.269
Schumaker, RF5021010.310
Pujols, 1B3110001.319
  Springer, P1000013.000
  Flores, P0000000.000
Duncan, LF-1B4133002.296
Edmonds, CF2000001.236
  a-Ludwick, PH-LF1000102.250
Kennedy, 2B4010002.224
Bennett, C3100102.219
Ryan, SS4220000.339
Looper, P0000000.143
  Cate, P0000000.000
  Percival, P1000010.000
  Taguchi, CF2110000.296
Totals3461062313 

a-Walked for Edmonds in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Duncan (15, Carlyle), Ryan (1, Carlyle).
HR: Duncan (19, 4th inning off Carlyle, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Schumaker 2; Pujols; Duncan 7; Kennedy; Ryan 3; Taguchi.
RBI: Miles 2 (16), Duncan 3 (55), Schumaker (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kennedy; Ludwick 2.
S: Looper.
SF: Miles.
GIDP: Pujols.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
DP: (Springer-Ryan-Duncan).

 
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Harris, LF-CF6466000.339
Renteria, SS3132100.334
  Escobar, SS2000002.298
Jones, C, 3B4134002.346
  Woodward, 3B1000010.223
Jones, A, CF3000124.216
  Diaz, LF1000000.354
McCann, C4011005.268
Francoeur, RF4110113.291
Johnson, 2B5220021.292
Thorman, 1B4210122.215
Carlyle, P4321012.150
  Ledezma, P0000000.000
  Villarreal, P0000000.000
  a-Franco, PH1000010.190
  Yates, P0000000.000
Totals4214191441021 

a-Struck out for Villarreal in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Thorman (15, Looper), Francoeur (22, Looper), Johnson (17, Cate).
3B: Harris 2 (3, Looper, Percival).
HR: Jones, C (16, 4th inning off Percival, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Harris 10; Renteria 3; Jones, C 6; McCann; Francoeur 2; Johnson 3; Thorman 2; Carlyle 2.
RBI: McCann (54), Harris 6 (18), Jones, C 4 (48), Renteria 2 (50), Carlyle (2).
2-out RBI: McCann; Harris 2; Renteria.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Francoeur; McCann 3.
GIDP: Escobar.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Harris (16, 2nd base off Looper/Bennett).

FIELDING
E: Woodward (4, fielding).
DP: 2 (Carlyle-Escobar-Thorman, Carlyle-Thorman).

 
St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Looper (L, 7-8)2.210771305.09
Cate 0.14443003.38
Percival 2.03330413.38
Springer 1.21000202.80
Flores 1.11000104.67
 
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Carlyle (W, 5-2)6.07331214.05
Ledezma 1.03321105.24
Villarreal 1.00000003.86
Yates 1.00000004.50

Cate pitched to 4 batters in the 4th.

WP: Carlyle.
HBP: McCann (by Springer).
Pitches-strikes: Looper 70-44, Cate 35-18, Percival 34-28, Springer 21-15, Flores 12-9, Carlyle 93-61, Ledezma 33-22, Villarreal 10-5, Yates 21-15.
Ground outs-fly outs: Looper 2-3, Cate 0-1, Percival 1-1, Springer 2-1, Flores 2-1, Carlyle 6-10, Ledezma 1-1, Villarreal 1-2, Yates 1-2.
Batters faced: Looper 19, Cate 8, Percival 9, Springer 6, Flores 5, Carlyle 24, Ledezma 8, Villarreal 3, Yates 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Cate 1-1, Percival 3-3, Flores 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jim Reynolds. 1B: Bill Welke. 2B: Lance Barksdale. 3B: Gary Cederstrom.
Weather: 84 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, L to R.
T: 3:22.
Att: 53,953.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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