Recap - San Francisco Defeats Atlanta 5-1
|Recap - San Francisco Defeats Atlanta 5-1|
San Francisco grabbed a 5-1 win over Atlanta on Sunday, as Tim Lincecum was credited with a win at AT&T Park.
San Francisco was favored by -120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
San Francisco got 7 innings from Tim Lincecum, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Giants got 1 RBI from Marco Scutaro in the win.
Atlanta got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Kris Medlen in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 5 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jordan Schafer had 1 hit in the loss for the Braves.
San Francisco enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-4 advantage in hits.
San Francisco looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Toronto. Atlanta will aim to get back on the winning track at Arizona.