San Diego vs Atlanta Recap - Braves Over Padres 6-1
|San Diego vs Atlanta Recap - Braves Over Padres 6-1|
San Diego dropped a 6-1 decision at Turner Field on Wednesday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Paul Maholm.
The Braves were a -180 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Paul Maholm earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Dan Uggla in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Edinson Volquez worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Logan Forsythe in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.