Barry Zito Tagged With Loss in Brewers-Giants Match
Milwaukee grabbed an 8-5 win over San Francisco on Wednesday, as Jose Veras was credited with a win at Miller Park.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -144 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Milwaukee got 1 inning from Marco Estrada, who gave up 0 earned runs on 0 hits, while striking out 2. Jose Veras earned the victory, while the Brewers got 3 RBIs from Aramis Ramirez in the win.
San Francisco got a 3-inning outing from Barry Zito in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Joaquin Arias had 3 hits in the loss for the Giants.
Milwaukee enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-9 advantage in hits.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Milwaukee takes its act on the road to face Arizona looking for another win. For San Francisco, they head on the road to face Miami.