Chicago Falls 11-5 to Milwaukee - Recap
Milwaukee got $Innings innings of work from Marco Estrada en route to a 11-5 victory over Chicago on Friday at Miller Park.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -170 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.
Marco Estrada earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 4, and allowing 6 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Ryan Braun in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Travis Wood worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nathan Schierholtz in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 16 hits, while Chicago only had 10.