Braves pound Nationals

Braves pound Nationals

Mike Minor allowed two runs over six innings to get the victory in the Atlanta Braves' 10-2 win over the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.

Atlanta cashed as -185 home favorites, while the game played OVER the 8.5-run total set by sportsbooks.

Martin Prado was 3-for-5 with two runs batted in for the Braves, who got two RBIs from both Matt Diaz and Melky Cabrera in the blowout.

Wil Nieves went 3-for-3 with an RBI for Washington, while losing pitcher Scott Olsen gave up three runs over five innings for the Nationals.