Chad Durbin Earns Win in Colorado vs Atlanta Game
|Chad Durbin Earns Win in Colorado vs Atlanta Game|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 11 as Colorado was handed a 9-8 defeat against Atlanta on Friday at Coors Field.
Atlanta was favored by -106 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Tim Hudson, who gave up 6 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. Chad Durbin earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Eric Hinske in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Guillermo Moscoso worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jonathan Herrera in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 19 hits, while Colorado only had 8.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.