Final

Series: Game 1 of 2

Atlanta leads 1-0 (as of 8/11)

Game 1: Tuesday, August 11
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Game 2: Wednesday, August 12
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Nationals 1

(40-73, 14-40 away)

Braves 8

(59-54, 29-25 home)

7:00 PM ET, August 11, 2009

Turner Field, Atlanta, Georgia 

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W: T. Hanson (7-2)

L: J. Lannan (8-9)

Game Notes

NATIONALS SHORTSTOP CRISTIAN GUZMAN SINGLED IN THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES.
NATIONALS BATTING COACH RICK ECKSTEIN WAS EJECTED BY THIRD BASE UMPIRE LARRY VANOVER IN THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING FOR ARGUING A PLAY AT THIRD BASE.

Game Information

StadiumTurner Field, Atlanta, GA
Attendance19,273 (39% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
Game Time3:01
Weather87 degrees, partly cloudy
Wind7 mph
UmpiresHome Plate - Dan Iassogna, First Base - Sam Holbrook, Second Base - Mike Estabrook, Third Base - Larry Vanover