Baltimore Atlanta Game Ends in 4-2 Braves Victory - Recap
Atlanta got 2/3 innings of work from Chad Durbin en route to a 4-2 victory over Baltimore on Friday at Turner Field.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -150 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Chad Durbin earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Andrelton Simmons in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Brian Matusz worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adam Jones in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.