Nate Karns Tagged With Loss in Braves-Nationals Match
Atlanta moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 6-3 win against the Washington Nationals at Turner Field.
Atlanta won as a -190 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Paul Maholm earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ramiro Pena in the win.
Washington got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Nate Karns in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Desmond had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 9 hits, while Washington only had 5.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Pittsburgh. Washington will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.