Atlanta Tops New York 4-1 - Recap
|Atlanta Tops New York 4-1 - Recap|
New York lost in extra innings on Wednesday, falling 4-1 to Atlanta in 10 innings.
The Braves were a -144 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Luis Avilan earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 2, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Chris Johnson in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Jonathon Niese in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Dan Murphy had 2 hits in the loss for the Mets.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Atlanta heads into a battle against St. Louis. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.