Craig Kimbrel Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Braves Match

Craig Kimbrel Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Braves Match

Atlanta dropped a 6-5 decision at Nationals Park on Tuesday as Washington legged out a win behind winning pitcher Ian Krol.

Washington was favored by -118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.

Washington got 6 innings from Dan Haren, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 4. Ian Krol earned the victory, while the Nationals got 1 RBI from Denard Span in the win.

Atlanta got a 6-inning outing from Mike Minor in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Elliot Johnson had 2 hits in the loss for the Braves.

The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 9 hits, while Washington only had 4.