Atlanta Tops Florida 3-2 - Recap
|Atlanta Tops Florida 3-2 - Recap|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Florida was handed a 3-2 defeat against Atlanta on Wednesday at Sun Life Stadium.
Atlanta was an underdog by +108 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Atlanta got 6 2/3 innings from Derek Lowe, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. Craig Kimbrel earned the victory, while the Braves got 1 RBI from Alex Gonzalez in the win.
Florida's starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Chris Coghlan in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 10 hits, while Florida only had 5.
Scott Linebrink pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.