Atlanta vs Cincinnati Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Atlanta vs Cincinnati Final: 2-1 - Recap|
Cincinnati dropped a 2-1 decision at Turner Field on Sunday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jair Jurrjens.
Atlanta won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 8 innings from Jair Jurrjens, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Martin Prado in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Johnny Cueto worked 8 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jay Bruce in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Diego. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.