Atlanta vs Miami Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Atlanta vs Miami Final: 3-2 - Recap|
Atlanta got a 3-2 victory over Miami on Tuesday, with Kris Medlen earning the victory and helping Braves moneyline bettors cash out.
Atlanta was favored by -166 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Kris Medlen earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Evan Gattis in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Wade LeBlanc worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Placido Polanco in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 8 hits, while Miami only had 4.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.