Gio Gonzalez vs Mike Minor Tilt Ends in Atlanta 5-1 Win
|Gio Gonzalez vs Mike Minor Tilt Ends in Atlanta 5-1 Win|
Atlanta got a 5-1 victory over Washington on Sunday, with Mike Minor earning the victory and helping Braves moneyline bettors cash out.
Atlanta won as a +105 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mike Minor earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Dan Uggla in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 6 hits, while Atlanta only had 5.
Atlanta heads into a battle against Miami. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.