Milwaukee Tops Houston 8-2 - Recap
Milwaukee moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of an 8-2 win against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -137 favorites 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 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 4, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Prince Fielder in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Bud Norris worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Carlos Lee in a losing cause.
Milwaukee outhit their counterparts 13-5 in the game.