Chicago Drops Milwaukee 4-2 - Match Report
Milwaukee dropped a 4-2 decision at Wrigley Field on Sunday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Travis Wood.
Chicago won as a +120 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 7 innings from Travis Wood, who gave up 2 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from Welington Castillo in the win.
Milwaukee got a 5-inning outing from Marco Estrada in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Rickie Weeks had 1 hit in the loss for the Brewers.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 8 hits, while Milwaukee only had 3.
The game was closed out by Hector Rondon who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Chicago looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. Milwaukee will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.