Alex Wood Earns Win in Atlanta vs Washington Game
Atlanta got a 6-3 victory over Washington on Saturday, with Alex Wood earning the victory and helping Braves moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -139 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Atlanta got 5 innings from Alex Wood, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Dan Uggla in the win.
Washington got a 5-inning outing from Taylor Jordan in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Anthony Rendon had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 13 hits, while Washington only had 11.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.