Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - Chris Johnson went 3-for-4 with a two-run
double and two runs scored as the Atlanta Braves took an 11-3 win over the
Miami Marlins to open a three-game set.
Brian McCann had three hits and two RBI while Andrelton Simmons also drove in
a pair of run for the Braves, who have won six of their last seven games.
Justin Upton had three hits, three runs scored and an RBI in the win.
Kris Medlen (6-7) was charged with three runs on nine hits with a pair of
walks and one strikeouts over six innings of work to win his third straight
Logan Morrison hit a two-run home run and Greg Dobbs added an RBI single for
the Marlins, who came into the game having won six of their previous seven
Tom Koehler gave up three runs -- two earned -- on five hits over five
innings, while Dan Jennings (0-1), who was on the hook for three runs, was
handed the first loss of his career after failing to record an out in the
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