Atlanta Drops San Francisco 3-0 - Match Report
San Francisco was unable to break through against the Atlanta pitching staff, losing 3-0 on Sunday at Turner Field.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -160 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Julio Teheran, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 1 RBI from Freddie Freeman in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Tim Lincecum worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Buster Posey in a losing cause.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. San Francisco will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Diego.