Braves down Padres

Braves down Padres

Matt Diaz went 2-for-4 with a two-run dinger and three runs batted in to lead the Atlanta Braves past the San Diego Padres 4-1 on Tuesday night.

Atlanta won as -160 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 8-run total set by sportsbooks.

Jason Heyward was 3-for-4 with an RBI for the Braves, as Jair Jurrjens allowed one run over seven innings to get the win for Atlanta.

Chris Denorfia homered for San Diego, while losing pitcher Wade LeBlanc gave up two runs over six innings for the Padres.