Carlos Torres vs Kris Medlen Tilt Ends in Atlanta 3-1 Win
New York dropped a 3-1 decision at Turner Field on Tuesday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kris Medlen.
Atlanta won as a -235 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 7 innings from Kris Medlen, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Andrelton Simmons in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Carlos Torres in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Eric Young had 2 hits in the loss for the Mets.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.