St. Louis vs Milwaukee Game Final 7-6 - John Axford Earns Win
|St. Louis vs Milwaukee Game Final 7-6 - John Axford Earns Win|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Milwaukee was handed a 7-6 defeat against St. Louis on Friday at Miller Park.
The Cardinals were a -195 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Shelby Miller, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. John Axford earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Matt Adams in the win.
Milwaukee got a 5-inning outing from Johnny Hellweg in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 5 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Norichika Aoki had 4 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 16-13 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Carlos Martinez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.