Chicago Falls 9-5 to Milwaukee - Recap
Milwaukee moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 9-5 win against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Chris Narveson earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Casey McGehee in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Carlos Zambrano worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Reed Johnson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 14 hits, while Chicago only had 9.