Atlanta Drops Miami 7-1 - Match Report
Atlanta scored 6 runs in the 14 to edge Miami 7-1 on Monday at Marlins Park.
Atlanta won as a -159 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got 6 1/3 innings from Mike Minor, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. David Carpenter earned the victory, while the Braves got 3 RBIs from Justin Upton in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Kevin Slowey worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adeiny Hechavarria in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 9 hits, while Miami only had 8.