Philadelphia pitcher adds extra punch to Expos loss

Monday, June 3, 2002

PHILADELPHIA -- Starting pitcher Robert Person drove in seven runs with a grand slam and a three-run homer to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to an 18-3 rout of the Montreal Expos on Sunday.

Pat Burrell hit a three-run homer and an RBI single in a 10-run first inning for Philadelphia. Burrell finished with three hits and five RBIs, Bobby Abreu had four RBIs, and Marlon Anderson had three hits and three runs scored.

Dodgers 6, Diamondbacks 3

LOS ANGELES -- Kazuhisa Ishii shrugged off a home run by opposing pitcher Miguel Batista (2-3) and became the first Los Angeles pitcher in 17 years to win nine of his first 10 decisions.

Reds 5, Braves 1

CINCINNATI -- Elmer Dessens pitched seven shutout innings and Barry Larkin sparked a late rally with a three-run double off Damian Moss (2-2) to lead Cincinnati.

Cubs 4, Astros 2

CHICAGO -- Matt Clement pitched 7 2-3 strong innings, and Moises Alou hit his first homer in a month to lead Chicago.

Marlins 7, Mets 3

MIAMI -- Preston Wilson drove in two runs with a homer and a triple, and Florida sent Al Leiter to an early shower for the second time in a week.

Brewers 4, Padres 3

SAN DIEGO -- Jeffrey Hammonds hit a tiebreaking homer leading off the eighth inning, and Milwaukee beat San Diego to complete a three-game sweep.

-- From wire reports

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