Braves nip Padres

Braves nip Padres

The Atlanta Braves defeated the San Diego Padres 4-1 to even the three-game series Saturday night at Petco Park.

Atlanta won the game at EVEN odds, while the five runs went UNDER the posted over/under (8).

Brent Lillibridge went 2-for-3 with a solo home run for the Braves. Charlie Morton allowed one run off four hits over 5 1-3 innings for the win.

Jody Gerut drove in the lone run for the Padres. Greg Maddux gave up three runs off six hits over seven innings in the loss.