Atlanta vs New York Final: 5-3 - Recap

Atlanta vs New York Final: 5-3 - Recap

Atlanta got a 5-3 victory over New York on Wednesday, with Kris Medlen earning the victory and helping Braves moneyline bettors cash out.

The Braves were a -179 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.

Atlanta got 7 innings from Kris Medlen, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Chris Johnson in the win.

New York's starting pitcher Shaun Marcum worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Eric Young in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 7 hits, while New York only had 6.

The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.