Mike Minor vs Marco Estrada Tilt Ends in Milwaukee 5-4 Win
Milwaukee got a 5-4 victory over Atlanta on Wednesday, with Marco Estrada earning the victory and helping Brewers moneyline bettors cash out.
Milwaukee was an underdog by +102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Milwaukee got 6 innings from Marco Estrada, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 3 RBIs from Prince Fielder in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Brian McCann in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 11 hits, while Atlanta only had 8.
The game was closed out by John Axford who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.