Colorado Falls 3-2 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
Atlanta got $Innings innings of work from David Carpenter en route to a 3-2 victory over Colorado on Friday at Turner Field.
Atlanta was favored by -142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.
Atlanta got 6 2/3 innings from Gavin Floyd, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. David Carpenter earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Gerald Laird in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jordan Lyles worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Cuddyer in a losing cause.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-8 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Craig Kimbrel who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.