Atlanta vs San Diego Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Atlanta vs San Diego Final: 2-1 - Recap|
San Diego dropped a 2-1 decision at Turner Field on Saturday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kris Medlen.
Atlanta was favored by -196 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Atlanta got 7 1/3 innings from Kris Medlen, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 1 RBI from Freddie Freeman in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Robbie Erlin worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Will Venable in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.