Milwaukee vs Cincinnati Recap - Brewers Over Reds 6-3
Cincinnati pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Ryan Braun and it cost them dearly in a 6-3 loss on Friday at Great American Ball Park.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -109 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Milwaukee got 7 innings from Randy Wolf, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 2 RBIs from Mark Kotsay in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Joey Votto in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 9 hits, while Milwaukee only had 7.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.