Miami Falls 3-0 to Atlanta - Recap
Miami was unable to break through against the Atlanta pitching staff, losing 3-0 on Wednesday at Marlins Park.
Atlanta was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Atlanta got 8 innings from Kris Medlen, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 1 RBI from Jason Heyward in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Josh Johnson worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Gorkys Hernandez in a losing cause.
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 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Philadelphia. Miami will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.