Los Angeles Falls 8-1 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
Dan Uggla swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Braves defeated Los Angeles 8-1 at Dodger Stadium.
Atlanta won as a -167 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mike Minor earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Dan Uggla in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Matt Magill worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Yasiel Puig in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face San Diego looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Arizona.