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Pirates 10, Braves 0
Craig Monroe tips his helmet to the fans after his second homer. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Ian Snell followed Paul Maholm's shutout performance with one of his own, earning his first win of the season. And Craig Monroe powered the Pirates' offense, hitting two three-run blasts for his fourth multihomer game of his career.
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Series at a glance:
ATL
Atlanta (5-6)
Lost 5
Pittsburgh 10, Atlanta 0   PIT
Pittsburgh (6-5)
Won 2
April 18, 2009
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Atlanta
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 4 0
Pittsburgh
0 1 0 0 0 4 4 1 X   10 13 0
Standings thru 4/18/09  |  Recap: ATL | PIT  |  Gameday  |  Braves stats  |  Pirates stats
Atlanta AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Johnson, K, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .244
Infante, SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .348
Anderson, G, LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .174
McCann, C 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .200
Kotchman, 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .243
Francoeur, RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .326
Prado, 3B 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .308
Schafer, J, CF 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .225
Reyes, Jo, P 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .000
  Carlyle, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Norton, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
  Parr, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 28 0 4 0 3 4 9  

a-Flied out for Carlyle in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Kotchman (3, Snell).
TB: Kotchman 2; Infante 2; Prado.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Francoeur 2.
GIDP: Anderson, G.
Team RISP: 0-for-1.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
CS: Prado (1, 2nd base by Snell/Doumit).

FIELDING
DP: (Prado-Johnson, K-Kotchman).

 
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Morgan, LF 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 .333
Sanchez, F, 2B 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 .333
McLouth, CF 5 2 2 1 0 0 2 .268
Doumit, C 4 3 3 1 1 0 2 .262
LaRoche, 1B 3 1 0 0 2 2 5 .244
Monroe, RF 4 2 2 6 0 0 3 .250
LaRoche, 3B 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .192
Vazquez, R, SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .143
Snell, P 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
  Burnett, S, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Hinske, PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .308
  Chavez, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 36 10 13 10 5 5 16  

a-Doubled for Burnett, S in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Doumit 3 (4, Reyes, Jo, Reyes, Jo, Carlyle), LaRoche 2 (2, Reyes, Jo, Reyes, Jo), Hinske (3, Parr).
3B: Sanchez, F (2, Reyes, Jo).
HR: Monroe 2 (2, 6th inning off Reyes, Jo, 2 on, 2 out; 7th inning off Carlyle, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Sanchez, F 4; Doumit 6; LaRoche 5; McLouth 2; Hinske 2; Monroe 8.
RBI: LaRoche (2), McLouth (9), Monroe 6 (6), Doumit (9), Sanchez, F (4).
2-out RBI: LaRoche; Monroe 6; Doumit.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Vazquez, R; Snell; LaRoche.
GIDP: Monroe.
Team RISP: 6-for-15.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: McLouth (1, 2nd base off Reyes, Jo/McCann).

FIELDING
DP: 3 (LaRoche-LaRoche, Doumit-Vazquez, R, LaRoche-Vazquez, R-LaRoche).

 
Atlanta IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Reyes, Jo (L, 0-1) 5.2 7 5 5 3 4 1 7.94
Carlyle 1.1 4 4 4 1 1 1 9.53
Parr 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 9.00
 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Snell (W, 1-2) 7.0 4 0 0 3 3 0 4.24
Burnett, S 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.79
Chavez, J 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.80

Snell pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

WP: Carlyle.
IBB: Doumit (by Reyes, Jo), Vazquez, R (by Reyes, Jo), LaRoche (by Carlyle).
Pitches-strikes: Reyes, Jo 94-55, Carlyle 38-24, Parr 22-15, Snell 94-54, Burnett, S 7-4, Chavez, J 12-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Reyes, Jo 11-1, Carlyle 1-1, Parr 1-2, Snell 5-6, Burnett, S 1-2, Chavez, J 0-2.
Batters faced: Reyes, Jo 26, Carlyle 9, Parr 6, Snell 25, Burnett, S 3, Chavez, J 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Carlyle 2-0, Burnett, S 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Bruce Dreckman. 1B: Paul Emmel. 2B: Gary Darling. 3B: Bill Hohn.
Weather: 68 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 10 mph, R to L.
T: 2:22.
Att: 20,755.
Venue: PNC Park.
April 18, 2009
April 18, 2009

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