Atlanta Tops Milwaukee 1-0 - Recap
Milwaukee was unable to break through against the Atlanta pitching staff, losing 1-0 on Wednesday at Miller Park.
Atlanta was an underdog by +117 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Aaron Harang earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Chris Johnson in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Matt Garza worked 8 innings, giving up 2 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Logan Schafer in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 3 hits, while Milwaukee only had 2.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Atlanta looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Milwaukee will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.