Atlanta vs St. Louis Wrap - Atlanta Wins 5-2
|Atlanta vs St. Louis Wrap - Atlanta Wins 5-2|
Atlanta grabbed a 5-2 win over St. Louis on Sunday, as Mike Minor was credited with a win at Busch Stadium.
Atlanta won as a +114 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mike Minor earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Jordan Schafer in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Lance Lynn worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Allen Craig in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Cincinnati.