Hudson pitched six-plus strong innings and added an RBI, and Ramiro Pena hit a two-run single to help the Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 on Sunday. "It was a nice win for us," Braves pitcher Tim Hudson said after limiting the Cubs to one run in 6 2/3 innings. Hudson allowed three hits, one run and two walks in 6 2/3 innings. "That's Hudson," Chicago manager Dale Sveum said. "He changes speeds. Less than 24 hours after completing a thrilling comeback with Justin Upton's walk-off home run, the Braves provided the reminder that they will be dangerous even on those days when they are living up to the reputation of being a team that strikes out quite frequently. "He's got good stuff and he's a great athlete and one heck of a competitor," Uggla said after going 0 for 3 against Samardzija with two strikeouts. "Everybody knows that. He kept us off balance. You've got to respect his 97 .