Atlanta vs Baltimore Final: 5-4 - Recap
|Atlanta vs Baltimore Final: 5-4 - Recap|
Mark Reynolds swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs but it wasn't enough as Braves defeated Baltimore 5-4 at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -155 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tim Hudson earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 8 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from David Ross in the win.
Baltimore got a 5-inning outing from Jake Arrieta in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Markakis had 3 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 13 hits, while Atlanta only had 7.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.