Milwaukee Downed 8-4 By Colorado - Mike Gonzalez Takes Loss
Colorado grabbed an 8-4 win over Milwaukee on Tuesday, as Edgmer Escalona was credited with a win at Miller Park.
Bettors who backed the Rockies were rewarded as +149 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Colorado got 4 1/3 innings from Jorge De La Rosa, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. Edgmer Escalona earned the victory, while the Rockies got 2 RBIs from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Marco Estrada worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Norichika Aoki in a losing cause.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 14-9 in the game.
Rafael Betancourt pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.