Atlanta vs Cincinnati Game Final 6-4 - Jonny Venters Earns Win
|Atlanta vs Cincinnati Game Final 6-4 - Jonny Venters Earns Win|
Cincinnati dropped a 6-4 decision at Great American Ball Park on Friday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jonny Venters.
The Braves were a -113 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Jair Jurrjens, who gave up 4 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. Jonny Venters earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Dan Uggla in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Zack Cozart in a losing cause.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-5 advantage in hits.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.