Milwaukee Tops Houston 3-1 - Recap
Milwaukee moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 3-1 win against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.
The Brewers were a -121 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Milwaukee got 6 innings from Kyle Lohse, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 5. John Axford earned the victory, while the Brewers got 2 RBIs from Rickie Weeks in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Erik Bedard worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Francisco Rodriguez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.