New York Falls 8-2 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
New York dropped an 8-2 decision at Citi Field on Wednesday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Tim Hudson.
The Braves were a -138 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Atlanta got 7 2/3 innings from Tim Hudson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Dan Uggla in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Jeremy Hefner worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dan Murphy in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 8 hits, while New York only had 6.