Florida Falls 5-0 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
|Florida Falls 5-0 Against Atlanta - Game Recap|
Atlanta's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Florida scoreless in a 5-0 victory on Tuesday at Turner Field.
Atlanta won as a -162 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tommy Hanson earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chipper Jones in the win.
Florida's starting pitcher Chris Volstad worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Coghlan in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 9 hits, while Florida only had 5.