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Rookie shines
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Braves 2, Red Sox 1
Tommy Hanson is 4-0 after his masterful outing Sunday. (Gregory Smith/AP)
Despite battling the flu, Tommy Hanson reeled off six scoreless innings to become the first NL rookie to beat the Red Sox and Yankees in consecutive starts. Chipper Jones hit a solo homer in the first, and Garret Anderson's long ball in the fourth proved to be the difference.
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Series at a glance:
BOS
Boston (46-29)
Lost 1
Atlanta 2, Boston 1   ATL
Atlanta (35-40)
Won 1
June 28, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   1 5 1
Atlanta
1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 X   2 6 2
Standings thru 6/28/09  |  Recap: BOS | ATL  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox stats  |  Braves stats
Boston AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Pedroia, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288
Drew, J, RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
Youkilis, 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .313
Bay, LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .277
Ortiz, D, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .220
Varitek, C 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 .235
  1-Kottaras, PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
Ellsbury, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .297
Green, N, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .276
Penny, P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Saito, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Kotsay, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .289
  Bard, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 32 1 5 1 2 5 11  

a-Struck out for Saito in the 8th.
1-Ran for Varitek in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Varitek (16, O'Flaherty).
TB: Ortiz, D; Youkilis; Varitek 3; Bay.
RBI: Varitek (30).
2-out RBI: Varitek.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ellsbury 2.
GIDP: Pedroia, Green, N.
Team RISP: 1-for-4.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Ortiz, D (1, fielding).

 
Atlanta AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Blanco, G, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .148
Johnson, K, 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .216
Jones, C, 3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .289
McCann, C 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .316
Anderson, G, LF 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .284
Kotchman, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .269
Francoeur, RF 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .248
Hernandez, Di, SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .130
Hanson, P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .222
  O'Flaherty, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Moylan, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Diaz, M, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
  Soriano, R, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Gonzalez, M, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 2 6 2 1 4 14  

a-Grounded out for Moylan in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Kotchman (18, Penny), Anderson, G (12, Penny).
HR: Jones, C (9, 1st inning off Penny, 0 on, 2 out), Anderson, G (4, 4th inning off Penny, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Hanson; Kotchman 2; Anderson, G 6; Francoeur; Jones, C 4.
RBI: Jones, C (33), Anderson, G (27).
2-out RBI: Jones, C.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hanson; McCann; Blanco, G; Hernandez, Di; Jones, C.
Team RISP: 0-for-10.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Johnson, K 2 (4, 2nd base off Penny/Varitek, 2nd base off Saito/Varitek), Francoeur (5, 2nd base off Penny/Varitek).

FIELDING
E: Jones, C (13, fielding), Johnson, K (6, fielding).
DP: 2 (Johnson, K-Hernandez, Di-Kotchman, Johnson, K-Kotchman).

 
Boston IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Penny (L, 6-3) 6.0 6 2 2 0 2 2 4.79
Saito 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.96
Bard 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.44
 
Atlanta IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hanson (W, 4-0) 6.0 2 0 0 2 2 0 2.48
O'Flaherty (H, 7) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
Moylan (H, 11) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.25
Soriano, R (H, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.26
Gonzalez, M (S, 9) 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 2.25

HBP: Francoeur (by Penny).
Pitches-strikes: Penny 106-73, Saito 18-10, Bard 13-10, Hanson 97-63, O'Flaherty 11-8, Moylan 2-1, Soriano, R 9-7, Gonzalez, M 19-15.
Groundouts-flyouts: Penny 14-1, Saito 1-1, Bard 1-1, Hanson 6-8, O'Flaherty 1-0, Moylan 1-0, Soriano, R 0-2, Gonzalez, M 1-0.
Batters faced: Penny 26, Saito 4, Bard 3, Hanson 22, O'Flaherty 3, Moylan 1, Soriano, R 3, Gonzalez, M 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Moylan 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Chad Fairchild. 1B: John Hirschbeck. 2B: Wally Bell. 3B: Marty Foster.
Weather: 91 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In from CF.
T: 3:01.
Att: 41,463.
Venue: Turner Field.
June 28, 2009
June 28, 2009

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