Julio Teheran vs Clayton Kershaw Battle Sees Atlanta Fall 2-1
Los Angeles grabbed a 2-1 win over Atlanta on Thursday, as Clayton Kershaw was credited with a win at Dodger Stadium.
Los Angeles won as a -220 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.
Clayton Kershaw earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 0, and allowing 9 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Yasiel Puig in the win.
Atlanta got a 8-inning outing from Julio Teheran in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Doumit had 2 hits in the loss for the Braves.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-5 advantage in hits.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head on the road to face San Diego.