John Rocker survived his weekend in New York, and so did the Atlanta Braves.
Tom Glavine won for the first time since May 21, and Javy Lopez homered twice as the Braves beat the New York Mets 10-2 in the finale of a four-game series.
In his first trip to Shea Stadium since his xenophobic offseason remarks, Rocker pitched a 1-2-3 eighth inning Thursday night in Atlanta's series-opening 6-4 victory. He split open a callous on his left thumb Friday on his first warmup toss in the bullpen, then warmed up in the ninth inning Sunday.
''I could have pitched,'' Rocker said. ''I was ready to pitch, but they didn't need me. I think in the long run they do need me. I'm glad it's over.''
Giants 6, Dodgers 5
Marvin Benard homered off Mike Fetters (3-1) leading off the ninth inning at San Francisco and Jeff Kent connected twice, raising his league-leading RBIs total to 80.
Astros 6, Cardinals 3
Richard Hidalgo hit two home runs and Scott Elarton (7-3) struck out seven in six innings, allowing two runs and six hits to win his third straight decision. Marc Valdes worked the ninth for his second save after an 18-minute rain delay.
Brewers 4, Cubs 2
Charlie Hayes' two-run double off Tim Worrell capped a three-run eighth at County Stadium.
Phillies 9, Pirates 1
Rob Ducey hit a two-run homer and a three-run drive in the first three innings against Todd Ritchie (5-5) for a career-high five RBIs, and Pat Burrell went 4-for-4 at Philadelphia.
Marlins 2, Expos 1
Mark Smith homered twice off Julio Santana (1-0) at Olympic Stadium and Reid Cornelius (3-2) allowed four hits in eight innings -- all in the first two -- as Florida swept Montreal for the first time.
Rockies 3, Padres 2
Woody Williams allowed two runs and eight hits in eight innings in his first start following surgery for an aneurysm, but visiting Colorado went ahead in the 10th on Jeff Cirillo's second sacrifice fly of the game.
Reds 14, Diamondbacks 2
Aaron Boone had a career-high five RBIs and Barry Larkin went 4-for-4, including a double in a five-run first.
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