Game Wrap - Milwaukee 6-1 Victors Over Mets
Milwaukee moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 6-1 win against the New York Mets at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -128 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Shaun Marcum earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Prince Fielder in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Angel Pagan in a losing cause.
Milwaukee outhit their counterparts 11-7 in the game.