Milwaukee Boston Game Ends in 7-6 Brewers Victory - Recap
|Milwaukee Boston Game Ends in 7-6 Brewers Victory - Recap|
Boston lost in extra innings on Saturday, falling 7-6 to Milwaukee in 11 innings.
Milwaukee was an underdog by +172 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Tyler Thornburg earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Scooter Gennett in the win.
Boston got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Clay Buchholz in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 0 walks and 13 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Napoli had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
Milwaukee outhit their counterparts 19-7 in the game.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.