Aaron Harang Earns Win in Atlanta vs Chicago Game
Atlanta got 6 innings of work from Aaron Harang en route to a 5-2 victory over Chicago on Sunday at Turner Field.
The Braves were a -151 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Aaron Harang, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Jason Heyward in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Starlin Castro in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 9 hits, while Atlanta only had 7.
The game was closed out by David Carpenter who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Francisco. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.