Monday, March 2, 2009

Recap: Atlanta vs. Philadelphia

Lake Buena Vista, FL (Sports Network) - Marcus Giles recorded two hits, scored twice and knocked in a run, as the Philadelphia Phillies trumped the Atlanta Braves, 7-3, in Grapefruit League action.

Carlos Ruiz finished with two RBI, while Jimmy Rollins, Greg Dobbs and Matt Stairs also drove in a run apiece for the World Series champion Phillies. Brett Myers tossed three innings, surrendering two runs on three hits.

Brian McCann clubbed a solo home run and hit a sacrifice fly for the Braves. Jo-Jo Reyes gave up two hits over three scoreless frames, while Jeff Ridgway allowed four runs -- three earned -- on four hits and two walks in just two- thirds of an inning.

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