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Braves 11, Pirates 1
Andy LaRoche puts the tag on Martin Prado to end a rundown in the first. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Left-hander Zach Duke ran into his first rough stretch of the season -- on his birthday, no less -- and the Pirates' offense was stifled by Braves starter Javier Vazquez. Pittsburgh avoided being shut out when Ramon Vazquez was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the ninth.
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Series at a glance:
ATL
Atlanta (6-6)
Won 1
Atlanta 11, Pittsburgh 1   PIT
Pittsburgh (6-6)
Lost 1
April 19, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Atlanta
3 0 0 3 0 0 4 1 0   11 15 1
Pittsburgh
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   1 7 1
Standings thru 4/19/09  |  Recap: ATL | PIT  |  Gameday  |  Braves stats  |  Pirates stats
Atlanta AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Infante, SS 6 1 1 0 0 0 7 .310
Prado, 2B 4 1 2 3 1 0 2 .353
Jones, C, 3B 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .333
Anderson, G, LF 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .200
  Diaz, M, LF 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 .217
Francoeur, RF 5 2 2 3 0 0 4 .333
Kotchman, 1B 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 .268
Ross, D, C 4 2 2 3 1 2 1 .429
Schafer, J, CF 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 .267
Vazquez, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Moylan, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Norton, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Bennett, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Johnson, K, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .244
  Parr, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 36 11 15 11 5 3 18  

a-Grounded out for Moylan in the 8th. b-Walked for Bennett in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Prado (2, Duke), Anderson, G (3, Duke), Ross, D (1, Duke), Francoeur (2, Hansen), Infante (3, Veal).
HR: Prado (1, 4th inning off Duke, 2 on, 2 out), Ross, D (1, 7th inning off Hansen, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Diaz, M; Kotchman 2; Schafer, J 3; Anderson, G 2; Francoeur 3; Jones, C; Infante 2; Prado 6; Ross, D 6.
RBI: Francoeur 3 (10), Kotchman (3), Prado 3 (5), Ross, D 3 (3), Diaz, M (5).
2-out RBI: Francoeur 3; Kotchman; Prado 3; Ross, D 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Infante 2; Francoeur.
SAC: Vazquez 3.
SF: Diaz, M.
GIDP: Prado, Francoeur.
Team RISP: 6-for-13.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Bennett (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Schafer, J (Wilson, Ja at 2nd base).

 
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Morgan, LF-CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 3 .340
Sanchez, F, 2B 4 0 2 0 0 1 2 .346
McLouth, CF 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .256
  Young, D, LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Doumit, C 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .244
  Jaramillo, C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
LaRoche, 1B 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .227
  Hinske, 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Moss, RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .265
LaRoche, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .200
Wilson, Ja, SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .313
  Veal, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Monroe, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Duke, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333
  Hansen, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Vazquez, R, SS 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .136
Totals 34 1 7 1 2 10 17  

a-Walked for Veal in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Sanchez, F (7, Vazquez).
TB: Sanchez, F 3; Moss; Wilson, Ja; LaRoche; Morgan 2.
RBI: Vazquez, R (1).
2-out RBI: Vazquez, R.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: LaRoche 2; McLouth; Young, D; Morgan 2.
Team RISP: 0-for-9.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Wilson, Ja (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Morgan (Jones, C at 3rd base).
DP: 2 (Wilson, Ja-Sanchez, F-LaRoche, Duke-Sanchez, F-LaRoche).

 
Atlanta IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Vazquez (W, 1-1) 6.0 5 0 0 1 8 0 3.00
Moylan 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 13.50
Bennett 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.29
Parr 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 9.00
 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Duke (L, 2-1) 6.0 12 6 6 0 2 1 2.95
Hansen 1.0 2 4 4 1 1 1 5.68
Veal 2.0 1 1 1 4 0 0 6.00

WP: Veal.
HBP: Jones, C (by Hansen), Vazquez, R (by Parr).
Pitches-strikes: Vazquez 98-71, Moylan 7-6, Bennett 18-14, Parr 22-12, Duke 83-56, Hansen 23-14, Veal 40-16.
Groundouts-flyouts: Vazquez 5-2, Moylan 1-1, Bennett 1-1, Parr 1-2, Duke 6-4, Hansen 0-1, Veal 3-3.
Batters faced: Vazquez 23, Moylan 3, Bennett 4, Parr 7, Duke 28, Hansen 7, Veal 11.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Gary Darling. 2B: Bill Hohn. 3B: Bruce Dreckman.
Weather: 68 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:48.
Att: 14,776.
Venue: PNC Park.
April 19, 2009
April 19, 2009

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