Recap - Atlanta Defeats New York 5-1
|Recap - Atlanta Defeats New York 5-1|
New York dropped a 5-1 decision at Citi Field on Thursday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Julio Teheran.
Atlanta was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Atlanta got 5 1/3 innings from Julio Teheran, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Chipper Jones in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Dillon Gee worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Thole in a losing cause.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Chicago.