Game Wrap - Atlanta 4-1 Victors Over Cubs
Atlanta moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 4-1 win against the Chicago Cubs at Turner Field.
The Braves were a -190 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Atlanta got 7 1/3 innings from Mike Minor, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Justin Upton in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Scott Feldman worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Alfonso Soriano in a losing cause.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.