Michael Stutes Tagged With Loss in Phillies-Braves Match
Philadelphia lost in extra innings on Saturday, falling 4-1 to Atlanta in 11 innings.
Atlanta was an underdog by +137 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
George Sherrill earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Brian McCann in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cliff Lee worked 8 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from John Mayberry in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.