Atlanta vs New York Recap - Braves Over Mets 2-1
Atlanta grabbed a 2-1 win over New York on Monday, as Jordan Walden was credited with a win at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -131 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Julio Teheran, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 6. Jordan Walden earned the victory, while the Braves got 1 RBI from Chris Johnson in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Dillon Gee worked 7 innings, giving up 2 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ike Davis in a losing cause.
Atlanta outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.