Colorado Tops Atlanta 3-1 - Recap
|Colorado Tops Atlanta 3-1 - Recap|
Atlanta dropped a 3-1 decision at Turner Field on Saturday as Colorado legged out a win behind winning pitcher Juan Nicasio.
Colorado won as a +140 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colorado got 6 innings from Juan Nicasio, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. Juan Nicasio earned the victory, while the Rockies got 1 RBIs from Michael Cuddyer in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from B.J. Upton in a losing cause.
Colorado enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-4 advantage in hits.
L Hawkins pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.