Los Angeles Tops Milwaukee 7-5 - Recap
Milwaukee dropped a 7-5 decision at Dodger Stadium on Friday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Ronald Belisario.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as -145 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Los Angeles got 5 1/3 innings from Josh Beckett, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. Ronald Belisario earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 3 RBIs from Adrian Gonzalez in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Hiram Burgos worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alex Gonzalez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 11 hits, while Los Angeles only had 9.
Brandon League pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.