Recap - Milwaukee Defeats Chicago 5-3
Milwaukee grabbed a 5-3 win over Chicago on Saturday, as Marco Estrada was credited with a win at Miller Park.
The Brewers were a -165 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Milwaukee got 7 2/3 innings from Marco Estrada, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 2 RBIs from Jeff Bianchi in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Travis Wood worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Luis Valbuena in a losing cause.
Milwaukee outhit their counterparts 8-4 in the game.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.