Colorado Falls 7-4 to Atlanta - Recap
|Colorado Falls 7-4 to Atlanta - Recap|
Atlanta got 6 1/3 innings of work from Derek Lowe en route to a 7-4 victory over Colorado on Monday at Coors Field.
Atlanta was an underdog by +118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Derek Lowe earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 8 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Freddie Freeman in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jason Hammel worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Troy Tulowitzki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 12 hits, while Colorado only had 9.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.