Braves edge Cardinals
|Braves edge Cardinals|
Matt Diaz's two-run single in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted the Atlanta Braves past the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Atlanta cashed as +100 home underdogs as the game played under the 9.5-run total posted by sportsbooks.
Peter Moylan picked up the win in relief of starter Jo-Jo Reyes for the Braves, while Jordan Schafer went 2-for-3 for Atlanta.
Yadier Molina was 2-for-3 with a run batted in for St. Louis, as Kyle McClellan was tagged with the loss after allowing the go-ahead run in the eighth.