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Offense quieted
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Braves 8, Phillies 2
Shane Victorino, who swiped two bases, steals second in the first inning. (Tom Mihalek/AP)
Before Ryan Howard's two-run blast in the ninth, his 30th, the Phils were stifled by Braves rookie Jair Jurrjens, who allowed just three hits in eight innings. Kyle Kendrick took the loss, allowing one run over six frames.
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Series at a glance:
ATL
Atlanta (49-53)
Won 2
Atlanta 8, Philadelphia 2   PHI
Philadelphia (54-49)
Lost 3
July 25, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Atlanta
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 7   8 14 1
Philadelphia
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   2 5 0
Standings thru 7/25/08  |  Recap: ATL | PHI  |  Gameday  |  Braves stats  |  Phillies stats
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Blanco, LF5120102.269
Escobar, SS4100122.281
Teixeira, 1B5111022.276
McCann, C3225200.302
Kotsay, CF5010004.279
Francoeur, RF5120001.233
Johnson, 2B4121101.267
Infante, 3B5020012.286
Jurrjens, P3010003.105
  a-Norton, PH2111001.241
  Ohman, P0000000.000
Totals4181485518 

a-Doubled for Jurrjens in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Blanco (7, Kendrick), Norton (11, Lidge), Francoeur (22, Condrey), Johnson (24, Condrey).
HR: McCann 2 (20, 4th inning off Kendrick, 0 on, 0 out; 9th inning off Lidge, 3 on, 0 out).
TB: Blanco 3; Teixeira; McCann 8; Kotsay; Francoeur 3; Johnson 3; Infante 2; Jurrjens; Norton 2.
RBI: McCann 5 (62), Teixeira (74), Johnson (41), Norton (20).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jurrjens 2; Kotsay 3; Blanco; Escobar.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: McCann (3, 2nd base off Romero/Ruiz).

FIELDING
E: McCann (4, throw).
DP: (Escobar-Teixeira).

 
PhiladelphiaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rollins, SS4000000.266
Victorino, CF3010110.279
Utley, 2B4110022.286
Howard, 1B4112001.234
Burrell, LF4000010.277
Jenkins, RF3010000.241
Dobbs, 3B3010001.310
Ruiz, C3000011.209
Kendrick, P1000010.135
  a-Taguchi, PH1000010.225
  Romero, P0000000.000
  Durbin, C, P0000000.167
  b-Werth, PH1000000.271
  Lidge, P0000000.000
  Condrey, P0000000.000
Totals31252175 

a-Struck out for Kendrick in the 6th. b-Grounded out for Durbin, C in the 8th.

BATTING
HR: Howard (30, 9th inning off Ohman, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Victorino; Utley; Howard 4; Jenkins; Dobbs.
RBI: Howard 2 (90).
2-out RBI: Howard 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Howard; Utley.
GIDP: Dobbs.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Victorino 2 (24, 2nd base off Jurrjens/McCann, 2nd base off Jurrjens/McCann).

 
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jurrjens (W, 10-5)8.03001603.02
Ohman 1.02220112.98
 
PhiladelphiaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Kendrick (L, 8-5)6.07112214.70
Romero 1.00001202.43
Durbin, C 1.00000101.75
Lidge 0.04551012.36
Condrey 1.03221003.89

Lidge pitched to 5 batters in the 9th.

IBB: McCann (by Kendrick).
HBP: Escobar (by Kendrick).
Pitches-strikes: Jurrjens 100-62, Ohman 18-13, Kendrick 94-59, Romero 23-11, Durbin, C 9-7, Lidge 18-8, Condrey 16-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Jurrjens 12-6, Ohman 0-2, Kendrick 8-8, Romero 1-0, Durbin, C 1-1, Lidge 0-0, Condrey 2-1.
Batters faced: Jurrjens 27, Ohman 5, Kendrick 28, Romero 4, Durbin, C 3, Lidge 5, Condrey 7.
Umpires: HP: Mike Reilly. 1B: Bob Davidson. 2B: Alfonso Marquez. 3B: Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, L to R.
T: 2:50.
Att: 45,114.
July 25, 2008

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