Atlanta Falls 5-3 Against Arizona - Game Recap
Arizona grabbed a 5-3 win over Atlanta on Wednesday, as Ian Kennedy was credited with a win at Chase Field.
Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks were rewarded as -104 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Ian Kennedy earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Eric Chavez in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Tim Hudson worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Freddie Freeman in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Heath Bell pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Arizona looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Miami. Atlanta will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.