St. Louis Falls 6-5 Against Atlanta - Game Recap

St. Louis Falls 6-5 Against Atlanta - Game Recap

Atlanta grabbed a 6-5 win over St. Louis on Sunday, as Jonny Venters was credited with a win at Turner Field.

Atlanta won as a -112 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Atlanta got 5 innings from Derek Lowe, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Jonny Venters earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Alex Gonzalez in the win.

St. Louis' starting pitcher Jaime Garcia worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Holliday in a losing cause.

St. Louis outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.

Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Florida.