Braves down Astros

Braves down Astros

Brooks Conrad's two-run dinger highlighted a three-run top of the ninth inning, as the Atlanta Braves dumped the Houston Astros 4-2 on Tuesday night.

Atlanta cashed as -155 road favorites, while the game played UNDER the 8-run total set by sportsbooks.

Troy Glaus went 2-for-4 with a homer and two runs batted in for the Braves, as Jonny Venters grabbed the win for Atlanta in relief of Jair Jurrjens.

Jeff Keppinger drove in a run for Houston, while Matt Lindstrom was handed the loss for the Astros after allowing the go-ahead runs in the ninth.