Silva, Twins stop Braves
|Silva, Twins stop Braves|
Carlos Silva pitched a complete-game eight-hit shutout, as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-0 Wednesday night at the Metrodome.
Minnesota won the game as -110 favorites, while the six runs fell UNDER the posted over/under (9).
Torii Hunter hit a solo shot, and finished 2-for-4 with two RBI for the Twins. Silva earned his fourth win of the season.
Chipper Jones was 3-for-4 at the plate for the Braves, and Chuck James surrendered nine hits and six runs in the loss.