Atlanta vs Philadelphia Recap - Braves Over Phillies 4-1
Philadelphia dropped a 4-1 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Alex Wood.
The Braves were a +120 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Alex Wood earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chris Johnson in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cliff Lee worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Darin Ruf in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 9-4 in the game.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Philadelphia will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.