Recap - Milwaukee Defeats Cincinnati 8-4
|Recap - Milwaukee Defeats Cincinnati 8-4|
Cincinnati got a 2-HR day from Ryan Ludwick on Wednesday at Great American Ball Park but Milwaukee still managed to defeat Cincinnati 8-4 in baseball action.
Milwaukee won as a -103 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Zack Greinke earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Aramis Ramirez in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Homer Bailey worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Ludwick in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 11 hits, while Cincinnati only had 7.
Next game, Milwaukee takes its act home to face Arizona looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head on the road to face San Francisco.