Cristhian Martinez Earns Win in Atlanta vs New York Game
Atlanta moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 7-5 win against the New York Mets at Turner Field.
The Braves were a -152 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Atlanta got 4 innings from Tim Hudson, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. Cristhian Martinez earned the victory, while the Braves got 4 RBIs from David Ross in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Chris Young worked 3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ruben Tejada in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 11 hits, while Atlanta only had 10.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.