Chris Capuano vs Kris Medlen Battle Sees Los Angeles Fall 3-1
Atlanta grabbed a 3-1 win over Los Angeles on Saturday, as Cory Gearrin was credited with a win at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Cory Gearrin earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Evan Gattis in the win.
Los Angeles got a 7 1/3-inning outing from Chris Capuano in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Skip Schumaker had 1 hit in the loss for the Dodgers.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 7 hits, while Los Angeles only had 2.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.