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Scott Downs Earns Win in Atlanta vs Colorado Game

Scott Downs Earns Win in Atlanta vs Colorado Game

Atlanta needed extra innings to claim victory on Monday, scoring late against Colorado for a 9-8 final at Turner Field.

Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -136 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.

Atlanta got 3 2/3 innings from Brandon Beachy, who gave up 7 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. Scott Downs earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Chris Johnson in the win.

Colorado got a 5-inning outing from Jorge De La Rosa in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Gonzalez had 5 hits in the loss for the Rockies.

Colorado enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-12 advantage in hits.