Brewers nip Astros

Brewers nip Astros

The Milwaukee Brewers took the opener of a three-game series with a 5-2 victory over the Houston Astros Friday night.

Milwaukee won the game as -130 favorites, while the seven runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9).

Rickie Weeks went 2-for-5 at the plate, including a solo home run for the Brewers. Yovani Gallardo tossed a complete-game for the win, allowing just five hits and two runs.

Carlos Lee hit a two-run homer in the loss for the Astros. Felipe Paulino gave up 10 hits and 4 runs over six innings in the loss.