Milwaukee Tops Chicago 4-1 - Recap
Chicago dropped a 4-1 decision at Wrigley Field on Tuesday as Milwaukee legged out a win behind winning pitcher Yovani Gallardo.
Milwaukee won as a -157 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Yovani Gallardo earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jeff Bianchi in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Travis Wood worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Luis Valbuena in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 6 hits, while Chicago only had 3.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.