Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Dodgers and Braves slug it out
Atlanta: 6 LA Dodgers: 1
WP - Jarvis (2-0) LP - Sutton (1-2)
HR - Atl: H Aaron(7), Cepeda(5), Tillman(1) LA: None
Hank Aaron hit a 424-foot bomb off Don Sutton in the bottom of the first to get the Braves off and running as they cruised past the Dodgers, 6-1.
Orlando Cepeda and Bob Tillman also homered to help Pat Jarvis get his second win of the year against no defeats.
Jarvis scattered just 3 hits over 9 innings, and his only run was unearned.
LA Dodgers: 10 Atlanta: 9
WP - Foster (2-1) LP - Jaster (0-1) S - Brewer (3)
HR - Atl: Cepeda(6). Tillman(2), H Aaron(8), T Aaron(1) LA: Crawford(1)
Willie Davis got 3 hits and the Dodgers rode two big innings to a 10-9 win against the Braves, earning them the split in this two game series.
Rico Carty had 4 hits for Atlanta, raising his season average to .478. Orlando Cepeda extended his hitting streak to 12 games.