Atlanta Tops Kansas City 6-3 - Recap
Kansas City pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Juan Francisco and it cost them dearly in a 6-3 loss on Tuesday at Turner Field.
The Braves were a -174 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Eric O'Flaherty earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Juan Francisco in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alex Gordon in a losing cause.