Jo-Jo Reyes Tagged With Loss in Braves-Blue Jays Match
Brandon Beachy struck out 11 batters as Atlanta defeated Toronto 5-1 in baseball wagering action Wednesday at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Brandon Beachy earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 11, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Brian McCann in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Jo-Jo Reyes worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Yunel Escobar in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 7 hits, while Toronto only had 6.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Diego. Toronto will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.