Atlanta vs Houston Wrap - Atlanta Wins 6-3
|Atlanta vs Houston Wrap - Atlanta Wins 6-3|
Atlanta needed extra innings to claim victory on Saturday, scoring late against Houston for a 6-3 final at Minute Maid Park.
Atlanta won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Mike Minor, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Scott Linebrink earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Brian McCann in the win.
Houston got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Jordan Lyles in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Lee had 3 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 14-10 in the game.