Recap - Atlanta Defeats Toronto 2-0
|Recap - Atlanta Defeats Toronto 2-0|
Atlanta's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Toronto scoreless in a 2-0 victory on Monday at Turner Field.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -118 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Atlanta got 8 innings from Tim Hudson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Tim Hudson in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Ricky Romero worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Yunel Escobar in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 6-2 in the game.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.