Atlanta vs Chicago Final: 10-4 - Recap
|Atlanta vs Chicago Final: 10-4 - Recap|
Chicago pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Dan Uggla and it cost them dearly in a 10-4 loss on Friday at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -141 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Atlanta got 5 2/3 innings from Mike Minor, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Chipper Jones in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Carlos Zambrano worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Reed Johnson in a losing cause.