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Southpaw rebounds nicely
Mets 7, Braves 2
After his two-run shot, Ramon Castro (right) is greeted by Damion Easley. (Julie Jacobson/AP)
 Easley's home run
 Castro goes yard
 Beltran's RBI triple
In stark contrast to his previous outing when he walked seven in 2 2/3 frames, Oliver Perez was sharp, striking out nine and not issuing a walk. Carlos Beltran went 4-for-5 with two RBIs, while Jose Reyes, Ramon Castro and Damion Easley all went deep.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: April 21, 2007
ATL
Atlanta (11-6)
Lost 1
NY Mets 7, Atlanta 2   NYM
NY Mets (11-5)
Won 1
April 21, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Atlanta
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0   2 10 1
NY Mets
1 0 1 0 2 3 0 0 X   7 11 0
Standings thru 4/21/07  |  Gameday  |  Braves Stats  |  Mets Stats
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Johnson, 2B4000141.267
Renteria, SS5120011.299
Jones, C, 3B3020100.302
Jones, A, CF4021014.200
Francoeur, RF4000023.238
McCann, C4020002.345
Diaz, LF4000002.270
Wilson, 1B4110022.167
James, P2000011.000
  Yates, P0000000.000
  a-Woodward, PH1011000.294
  Moylan, P0000000.000
  b-Pena, PH1000000.200
Totals36210221116 

a-Singled for Yates in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Moylan in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Jones, C (3, Perez), McCann 2 (7, Perez, Heilman), Jones, A (5, Perez), Wilson (1, Perez), Renteria (4, Perez).
TB: Renteria 3; Jones, C 3; Jones, A 3; McCann 4; Wilson 2; Woodward.
RBI: Jones, A (9), Woodward (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jones, A 3; James; McCann 2; Wilson.
GIDP: Renteria.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: James (1, throw).

 
NY MetsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Reyes, SS5231002.368
Wright, 3B4100123.290
Beltran, CF5242000.385
  Chavez, CF0000000.364
Delgado, 1B4010102.209
Alou, LF2001103.364
Castro, C3112105.353
Green, RF4000014.311
Easley, 2B4111000.100
Perez, P3010010.286
  Schoeneweis, P0000000.000
  Smith, P0000000.000
  a-Newhan, PH0000100.286
  Heilman, P0000000.000
  Wagner, P0000000.000
Totals3471175419 

a-Walked for Smith in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Delgado (4, James), Beltran (6, James), Reyes (4, James).
3B: Beltran (2, Yates).
HR: Castro (3, 5th inning off James, 1 on, 2 out), Easley (1, 6th inning off James, 0 on, 0 out), Reyes (2, 6th inning off James, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Reyes 7; Beltran 7; Delgado 2; Castro 4; Easley 4; Perez.
RBI: Beltran 2 (19), Alou (10), Castro 2 (8), Easley (1), Reyes (13).
2-out RBI: Castro 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Green 2; Wright 2; Castro.
SF: Alou.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Reyes (9, 2nd base off James/McCann).

FIELDING
DP: (Reyes-Easley-Delgado).

 
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
James (L, 2-2)5.110662334.22
Yates 0.21112006.14
Moylan 2.00001109.00
 
NY MetsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Perez (W, 2-1)6.29220903.31
Schoeneweis 0.00001000.00
Smith (H, 2)0.10000100.00
Heilman 1.01000103.86
Wagner 1.00001000.00

Schoeneweis pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

IBB: Alou (by James), Delgado (by Yates).
Pitches-strikes: James 96-57, Yates 24-10, Moylan 25-14, Perez 98-72, Schoeneweis 7-3, Smith 4-3, Heilman 20-15, Wagner 13-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: James 2-11, Yates 0-2, Moylan 3-2, Perez 2-9, Schoeneweis 0-0, Smith 0-0, Heilman 1-1, Wagner 3-0.
Batters faced: James 28, Yates 5, Moylan 7, Perez 29, Schoeneweis 1, Smith 1, Heilman 4, Wagner 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Schoeneweis 2-0, Smith 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Dan Iassogna. 1B: Paul Emmel. 2B: Rick Reed. 3B: Dale Scott.
Weather: 72 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, L to R.
T: 2:48.
Att: 55,143.

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