Houston Downed 6-4 By Atlanta - Kyle Weiland Takes Loss
Atlanta grabbed a 6-4 win over Houston on Tuesday, as Tommy Hanson was credited with a win at Minute Maid Park.
The Braves were a -170 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Atlanta got 5 innings from Tommy Hanson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Chipper Jones in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Kyle Weiland worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jordan Schafer in a losing cause.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-11 advantage in hits.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.