Atlanta Drops New York 14-6 - Match Report
Atlanta got 2 innings of work from Cristhian Martinez en route to a 14-6 victory over New York on Wednesday at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Cristhian Martinez earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Freddie Freeman in the win.
New York's starting pitcher R.A. Dickey worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kirk Nieuwenhuis in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 16-14 in the game.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Arizona. New York will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Francisco.