Hanson, Braves blank Mets
Tommy Hanson tossed seven scoreless innings to earn the win, as the Atlanta Braves stifled the New York Mets 6-0 on Tuesday night.
Atlanta cashed as -260 home favorites, while the game played UNDER the 8.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Adam LaRoche was 4-for-4 with two homers and three runs batted in for the Braves, as Nate McLouth went 2-for-5 with three RBIs for Atlanta.
David Murphy was 2-for-4 for New York, while Patrick Misch allowed four runs over five innings to take the loss for the Mets.