Recap - Atlanta Defeats Washington 2-1
|Recap - Atlanta Defeats Washington 2-1|
Atlanta got a 2-1 victory over Washington on Friday, with Luis Avilan earning the victory and helping Braves moneyline bettors cash out.
Atlanta won as a +157 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Luis Avilan earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Chris Johnson in the win.
Washington got a 5-inning outing from Jordan Zimmermann in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Anthony Rendon had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
Washington enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-6 advantage in hits.
Craig Kimbrel pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.