Filed Under (Daily Recap) by samlevenstein on 04-08-2010
Tagged Under : Adam LaRoche, Alex Gonzalez, Ben Francisco, Billy Wagner, Carlos Ruiz, Chris Carter, Dan Uggla, Derek Lowe, Francisco Rodriguez, Jeff Francoeur, Joe Saunders, Jose Reyes, Justin Upton, Kelly Johnson, Luis Castillo, Manny Acosta, Mark Reynolds, melkey cabrera, Miguel Montero, Placido Polanco, R.A. Dickey, Raul Ibanez, Rick Ankiel, Roy Halladay, Ryan Zimmerman, Scott Olsen, Sean West, Stephen Drew, Wilson Valdez
Marlins vs. Phillies
The Phillies beat the Marlins in a score of 6-1. In the 2nd inning BenÂ Francisco and Carlos Ruiz both went deep for the Phillies with a pair of solo shots. Â In the bottom of the inning DanÂ Uggla also went deep with a solo shot. Â In the 4th Roy Halladay singled scoring Ben Francisco and Carlos Ruiz. Â In the 5th the Phillies added another run when Carlos Ruiz singled home Raul Ibanez. Â In the 7th the Phillies added another Â a final run when Wilson Valdez singled home PlacidoÂ Polanco.
Roy Halladay got the win and pitched 7 innings giving up 5 hits, 1 run, and 9 strikeouts. Â The loss went toÂ Sean West who pitched 5 innings giving up 9 hits, 5 runs, and 4 strikeouts.
Mets vs. Braves
The Mets beat the Braves in a score of 3-2. The Braves struck first in the 2nd when MelkeyÂ Cabrera grounded out into a fielders choice scoring AlexÂ Gonzalez. Â In the bottom of the inning Jose Reyes doubled scoring LuisÂ Castillo. Â The Braves took the lead in the 5th when Melkey Cabrera single home Rick Ankiel. Â The Mets tied it up in the 7th when Chris Carter singled home JeffÂ Francoeur. Â The Mets took the lead in the 9th when Jeff Francoer hit a solo home run.
Derek Lowe pitched 6 innings giving up 6 hits, 1 run, and 3 strikeouts. Â RA Dickey pitched 6 innings giving up 5 hits, 2 runs, and 2 strikeouts. Â Manny Acosta got the win after pitching 1.2 innings giving up no hits with 1 strikeout. Â Billy WagnerÂ got the loss after pitching 1 inning giving up 1 hit, 1 run, and 1 strikeout. Â Francisco RodrÃguez got the save after pitching a perfect 9th.
Nationals vs. Diamondbacks
The Diamondbacks beat the Nationals in a score of 6-1. The Nationals took an early lead when Ryan Zimmerman hit a solo shot in the 1st. Â In the 3rd the Diamondbacks tied it up when Stephen Drew hit a solo shot. Â In the 4th the Diamondbacks took the lead when Mark Reynolds homered to score AdamÂ LaRoche and Miguel Montero. Â In the 6th the Diamondbacks added another run when Miguel Montero hit a sac fly to score Justin Upton. Â In the 7th Kelly Johnson singled scoringÂ Rusty Ryal to add another run.
Joe Saunders got the win after pitching a complete game with 5 hits, 1 run, and 5 strikeouts. Â Scott Olsen got the loss and pitched 5.2 innings giving up 7 hits, 5 runs and 3 strikeouts.