Tommy Hanson Tagged With Loss in Padres-Braves Match
San Diego got 6 innings of work from Eric Stults en route to an 8-2 victory over Atlanta on Wednesday at PETCO Park.
San Diego was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Eric Stults earned the victory for the Padres, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chris Denorfia in the win.
Atlanta got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Tommy Hanson in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Chipper Jones had 2 hits in the loss for the Braves.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 13 hits, while Atlanta only had 7.
San Diego heads into a battle against Colorado. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.