Florida Falls 6-2 to Atlanta - Recap
Atlanta moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 6-2 win against the Florida Marlins at Sun Life Stadium.
The Braves were a -111 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Tim Hudson earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Eric Hinske in the win.
Florida got a 1 2/3-inning outing from Anibal Sanchez in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Emilio Bonifacio had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Jonny Venters who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Florida will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Francisco.