Hanson, Braves shut down Reds
|Hanson, Braves shut down Reds|
Tommy Hanson combined on a five-hit shutout Thursday, as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Cincinnati Reds 7-0 to avoid a three-game sweep at Great American Ball Park.
Atlanta won this game as a -120 favorite, while the team’s played UNDER the posted over/under (9).
Nate McCluth led the Braves with four RBIs, including a two-run homer. Hanson improved to 2-0 with the victory.
Matt Maloney suffered the loss, giving up six hits and six runs over 5 2-3 innings on the mound for the Reds.