Atlanta Drops Florida 3-2 - Match Report
Atlanta got 7 innings of work from Jair Jurrjens en route to a 3-2 victory over Florida on Thursday at Sun Life Stadium.
Atlanta won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jair Jurrjens earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Alex Gonzalez in the win.
Florida's starting pitcher Chris Volstad worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Emilio Bonifacio in a losing cause.
Jonny Venters pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Atlanta heads into a battle against Houston. Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Arizona.