Atlanta Tops St. Louis 5-4 - Recap
Atlanta moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 5-4 win against the St. Louis Cardinals at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -108 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Randall Delgado earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Dan Uggla in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Jake Westbrook worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Yadier Molina in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.