Wandy Rodriguez vs Derek Lowe Tilt Ends in Atlanta 3-1 Win
|Wandy Rodriguez vs Derek Lowe Tilt Ends in Atlanta 3-1 Win|
Brian McCann swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Braves defeated Houston 3-1 at Turner Field.
Atlanta won as a -163 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 7 innings from Derek Lowe, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. Cory Gearrin earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Brian McCann in the win.
Houston got an 8-inning outing from Wandy Rodriguez in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Hunter Pence had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 8 hits, while Atlanta only had 7.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face Arizona looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face St. Louis.