Los Angeles Falls 3-2 to Atlanta - Recap
Atlanta moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 3-2 win against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Turner Field.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -131 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Atlanta got 6 innings from Ervin Santana, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 9. Ervin Santana earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Andrelton Simmons in the win.
Los Angeles's starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dee Gordon in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 8 hits, while Atlanta only had 11.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.