Recap - Chicago Defeats Milwaukee 1-0
Chicago got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 1-0 victory over Milwaukee on Monday at Wrigley Field.
The Cubs were a -108 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Chicago got 7 innings from Ryan Dempster, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. Jeff Samardzija earned the victory, while the Cubs got 1 RBI from Aramis Ramirez in the win.
Milwaukee got a 7-inning outing from Randy Wolf in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Braun had 1 hit in the loss for the Brewers.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-4 advantage in hits.
Carlos Marmol pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.