Atlanta vs Philadelphia Game Final 2-1 - Tim Hudson Earns Win
Philadelphia wasted a 11-effort from Cliff Lee and fell 2-1 on Sunday against Atlanta at Citizens Bank Park.
Atlanta was an underdog by +155 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tim Hudson earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Dan Uggla in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cliff Lee worked 8 innings, giving up 9 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 11 in the loss. They got 1 hit from John Mayberry in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 9 hits, while Philadelphia only had 2.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Miami looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Washington.