Braves top Cubs in rubber match
|Braves top Cubs in rubber match|
Kenshin Kawakami allowed just four hits and one run over six innings Wednesday, as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Chicago Cubs 4-1 in the rubber match at Wrigley Field.
Atlanta won the game as +120 underdogs, while the team’s played UNDER the posted over/under (9).
Casey Kotchman belted a solo home run in the win for the Braves. Rafael Soriano tossed a scoreless ninth for his 10th save.
Kosuke Fukudome homered in a losing effort for the Cubs. Kevin Hart surrendered four hits and one run over five innings.