Atlanta vs New York Game Final 7-5 - Ervin Santana Earns Win
Atlanta got a 7-5 victory over New York on Saturday, with Ervin Santana earning the victory and helping Braves moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Braves were rewarded as -124 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Ervin Santana earned the victory for the Braves, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Justin Upton in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Bartolo Colon in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Dan Murphy had 3 hits in the loss for the Mets.
New York outhit their counterparts 13-11 in the game.
Jordan Walden pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.