Mike Minor vs Jose Fernandez Battle Sees Atlanta Fall 5-2
|Mike Minor vs Jose Fernandez Battle Sees Atlanta Fall 5-2|
Atlanta dropped a 5-2 decision at Marlins Park on Wednesday as Miami legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jose Fernandez.
The Marlins were a -111 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Miami got 7 innings from Jose Fernandez, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Marlins got 3 RBIs from Mike Stanton in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 6 innings, giving up 11 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Andrelton Simmons in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Miami as they had 13 hits, while Atlanta only had 7.