Washington Falls 6-2 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
Atlanta got a 6-2 victory over Washington on Saturday, with Julio Teheran earning the victory and helping Braves moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as +138 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Atlanta got 7 innings from Julio Teheran, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Braves got 2 RBIs from Dan Uggla in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adam LaRoche in a losing cause.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-5 advantage in hits.