Kris Medlen vs E Martin Tilt Ends in Atlanta 6-4 Win
|Kris Medlen vs E Martin Tilt Ends in Atlanta 6-4 Win|
Philadelphia dropped a 6-4 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Friday as Atlanta legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kris Medlen.
Atlanta was favored by -161 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Kris Medlen, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Brian McCann in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher E Martin worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Delmon Young in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.