Atlanta Downed 6-4 By Los Angeles - Aaron Harang Takes Loss
Los Angeles got a 6-4 victory over Atlanta on Thursday, with Fausto Carmona earning the victory and helping Dodgers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as +116 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Fausto Carmona earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 4, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Adrian Gonzalez in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Aaron Harang worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Freddie Freeman in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 12-11 in the game.
Kenley Jansen pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 4 and allowed 3 hits in his outing.
Los Angeles looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Milwaukee. Atlanta will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Oakland.