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Phillies 10, Braves 9
Greg Dobbs follows the path of his three-run home run in the fifth. (Tim Shaffer/Reuters)
Facing a six-run deficit after the Braves' nine-run fourth, the Phils erupted for seven runs in the fifth, highlighted by pinch-hitter Greg Dobbs' go-ahead three-run blast. Six Philadelphia relievers combined to shut Atlanta down the rest of the way.
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Series at a glance:
ATL
Atlanta (49-54)
Lost 1
Philadelphia 10, Atlanta 9   PHI
Philadelphia (55-49)
Won 1
July 26, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Atlanta
0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0   9 10 0
Philadelphia
0 2 1 0 7 0 0 0 X   10 12 2
Standings thru 7/26/08  |  Recap: ATL | PHI  |  Gameday  |  Braves stats  |  Phillies stats
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Blanco, LF5111013.268
Escobar, SS2110302.282
Teixeira, 1B5223014.277
McCann, C3110201.302
Infante, 3B5112015.282
Francoeur, RF4011011.233
Prado, 2B3100002.257
  Boyer, P0000000.000
  Ohman, P0000000.000
  a-Norton, PH1010000.246
  Soriano, P0000000.000
  Tavarez, P0000000.000
  b-Gotay, PH1000000.205
Kotsay, CF4121100.283
Hampton, P2100010.000
  Ring, P0000000.000
  Johnson, 2B1000102.266
Totals3691087520 

a-Singled for Ohman in the 7th. b-Popped out for Tavarez in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Infante (8, Hamels).
HR: Teixeira (20, 4th inning off Hamels, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Blanco; Escobar; Teixeira 5; McCann; Infante 2; Francoeur; Norton; Kotsay 2.
RBI: Infante 2 (13), Francoeur (45), Kotsay (26), Blanco (23), Teixeira 3 (77).
2-out RBI: Teixeira 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Infante 3; Blanco.
SF: Francoeur.
GIDP: Teixeira.
Team LOB: 8.

 
PhiladelphiaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rollins, SS5120003.268
Victorino, CF5220012.280
Utley, 2B3111001.287
Howard, 1B3212110.235
Burrell, LF3111010.278
  Ruiz, C0000000.209
Werth, RF-LF4110012.270
Bruntlett, 3B3000102.238
Coste, C4133000.285
  Lidge, P0000000.000
Hamels, P0000000.260
  Seanez, P0000000.000
  a-Taguchi, PH1000001.222
  Eaton, P0000000.179
  b-Dobbs, PH1113000.315
  Madson, P0000000.000
  Durbin, C, P0000000.167
  Romero, P0000000.000
  c-Jenkins, PH-RF0000100.241
Totals321012103411 

a-Flied out for Seanez in the 4th. b-Homered for Eaton in the 5th. c-Walked for Romero in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Burrell (25, Hampton), Coste (14, Hampton).
3B: Victorino (5, Hampton).
HR: Dobbs (3, 5th inning off Boyer, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Rollins 2; Victorino 4; Utley; Howard; Burrell 2; Werth; Coste 4; Dobbs 4.
RBI: Coste 3 (25), Utley (71), Howard 2 (92), Burrell (60), Dobbs 3 (21).
2-out RBI: Coste; Dobbs 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rollins 2; Taguchi.
S: Hamels.
SF: Utley; Burrell.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
CS: Rollins (1, 2nd base by Hampton/McCann).

FIELDING
E: Utley (9, fielding), Hamels (2, throw).
DP: (Utley-Rollins-Howard).

 
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hampton 4.086621013.50
Ring 0.01110005.03
Boyer (L, 2-6)1.03330014.18
Ohman 1.00000102.91
Soriano 1.00000201.64
Tavarez 1.00001006.29
 
PhiladelphiaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hamels 3.26943213.27
Seanez 0.10000002.84
Eaton (W, 4-8)1.02000005.66
Madson (H, 7)1.00003103.08
Durbin, C (H, 6)1.02001101.72
Romero (H, 12)1.00000102.38
Lidge (S, 23)1.00000002.30

Hampton pitched to 3 batters in the 5th.
Ring pitched to 1 batter in the 5th.
Durbin, C pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

IBB: Bruntlett (by Hampton).
Pitches-strikes: Hampton 91-55, Ring 2-2, Boyer 23-19, Ohman 8-5, Soriano 20-14, Tavarez 10-5, Hamels 71-43, Seanez 1-1, Eaton 11-8, Madson 27-11, Durbin, C 22-12, Romero 14-9, Lidge 12-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Hampton 6-4, Ring 0-0, Boyer 1-2, Ohman 1-1, Soriano 0-1, Tavarez 2-1, Hamels 4-5, Seanez 0-1, Eaton 0-2, Madson 0-2, Durbin, C 1-1, Romero 1-1, Lidge 2-1.
Batters faced: Hampton 21, Ring 1, Boyer 6, Ohman 3, Soriano 3, Tavarez 4, Hamels 21, Seanez 1, Eaton 4, Madson 6, Durbin, C 6, Romero 3, Lidge 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Ring 3-2, Boyer 2-2, Romero 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Bob Davidson. 1B: Alfonso Marquez. 2B: Andy Fletcher. 3B: Mike Reilly.
Weather: 87 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, Out to RF.
T: 3:12.
Att: 45,107.
July 26, 2008

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