Madison Bumgarner vs Kris Medlen Battle Sees Atlanta Fall 6-0
|Madison Bumgarner vs Kris Medlen Battle Sees Atlanta Fall 6-0|
Madison Bumgarner reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Braves en route to a 6-0 win over Atlanta on Friday at Turner Field.
Bettors who backed the Giants were rewarded as +120 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Madison Bumgarner earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Gregor Blanco in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Kris Medlen worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Andrelton Simmons in a losing cause.
San Francisco enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-3 advantage in hits.