Miami Falls 6-1 to Atlanta - Recap
|Miami Falls 6-1 to Atlanta - Recap|
Atlanta got 3 innings of work from Cristhian Martinez en route to a 6-1 victory over Miami on Thursday at Turner Field.
Atlanta won as a -177 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 3 2/3 innings from Mike Minor, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 1. Cristhian Martinez earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Chipper Jones in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi worked 2 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Carlos Lee in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 10 hits, while Miami only had 8.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. Miami will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.