Kyle Lohse vs Tim Hudson Tilt Ends in Atlanta 10-7 Win
Atlanta got 1/3 innings of work from Jonny Venters en route to a 10-7 victory over St. Louis on Wednesday at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -131 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Jonny Venters earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Brian McCann in the win.
St. Louis got a 5-inning outing from Kyle Lohse in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Rafael Furcal had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 14 hits, while St. Louis only had 10.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. St. Louis will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.