Baltimore Downed 8-3 By Milwaukee - Bud Norris Takes Loss
Nelson Cruz swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs but it wasn't enough as Brewers defeated Baltimore 8-3 at Miller Park.
Milwaukee was favored by -129 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.
Yovani Gallardo earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 5, and allowing 4 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Khris Davis in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Bud Norris worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from J.J. Hardy in a losing cause.
Milwaukee enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-9 advantage in hits.
Next game, Milwaukee takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Baltimore, they head on the road to face Houston.