Atlanta vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Atlanta Wins 2-0
Atlanta got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 2-0 victory over Tampa Bay on Sunday at Tropicana Field.
The Braves were a +140 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Atlanta got 7 2/3 innings from Tim Hudson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 1 RBI from Jason Heyward in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 7-inning outing from David Price in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while B.J. Upton had 2 hits in the loss for the Rays.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-5 advantage in hits.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head home to face Toronto.