Atlanta vs New York Recap - Braves Over Mets 9-3
Freddie Freeman drove in 5 runs as his Braves defeated New York 9-3 at Citi Field.
The Braves were a -113 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Kris Medlen earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Freddie Freeman in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Johan Santana worked 1 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ruben Tejada in a losing cause.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-8 advantage in hits.