Milwaukee vs Chicago Recap - Cubs Over Brewers 12-11
Chicago got 1 inning of work from Carlos Marmol en route to a 12-11 victory over Milwaukee on Thursday at Wrigley Field.
Chicago was an underdog by +147 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 11.5.
Chicago got 4 innings from Brooks Raley, who gave up 7 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 2. Carlos Marmol earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from David DeJesus in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Shaun Marcum worked 4 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 5 hits from Rickie Weeks in a losing cause.
Milwaukee enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 17-14 advantage in hits.
Chicago looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Francisco. Milwaukee will aim to get back on the winning track vs Pittsburgh.