Shaun Marcum vs Randy Wells Tilt Ends in Milwaukee 5-1 Win
Milwaukee got a 5-1 victory over Chicago on Tuesday, with Shaun Marcum earning the victory and helping Brewers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -143 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Milwaukee got 8 innings from Shaun Marcum, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 2 RBIs from Rickie Weeks in the win.
Chicago got a 5-inning outing from Randy Wells in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Darwin Barney had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
Milwaukee enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-6 advantage in hits.