Game Wrap - Atlanta 5-2 Victors Over Dodgers
Atlanta grabbed a 5-2 win over Los Angeles on Sunday, as Luis Avilan was credited with a win at Turner Field.
The Braves were a -200 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Mike Minor, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 9. Luis Avilan earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Jordan Schafer in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Matt Magill worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Carl Crawford in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 7 hits, while Los Angeles only had 3.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track at Milwaukee.