Atlanta vs Washington Final: 7-5 - Recap
|Atlanta vs Washington Final: 7-5 - Recap|
Atlanta grabbed a 7-5 win over Washington on Saturday, as Mike Minor was credited with a win at Turner Field.
Atlanta was an underdog by +128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Atlanta got 5 innings from Mike Minor, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 1 RBI from Michael Bourn in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg worked 3 innings, giving up 2 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mike Morse in a losing cause.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.