Ethan Martin vs Mike Minor Battle Sees Atlanta Fall 5-4
Philadelphia got a 5-4 victory over Atlanta on Saturday, with Luis Garcia earning the victory and helping Phillies moneyline bettors cash out.
Philadelphia was an underdog by +236 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Philadelphia got 3 innings from Ethan Martin, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 2. Luis Garcia earned the victory, while the Phillies got 2 RBIs from Cameron Rupp in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Justin Upton in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 13 hits, while Atlanta only had 12.