Atlanta Tops Pittsburgh 7-2 - Recap
Atlanta got 7 innings of work from Kris Medlen en route to a 7-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Monday at Turner Field.
The Braves were a -121 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Atlanta got 7 innings from Kris Medlen, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Jason Heyward in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher A.J. Burnett worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Starling Marte in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.