Atlanta Drops Chicago 5-4 - Match Report
Atlanta got 5 innings of work from Mike Minor en route to a 5-4 victory over Chicago on Tuesday at Wrigley Field.
Atlanta won as a -142 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 11.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 5 innings from Mike Minor, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 4 RBIs from Jason Heyward in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Casey Coleman worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 5 hits from Aramis Ramirez in a losing cause.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-9 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.