Game Wrap - Milwaukee 4-0 Victors Over Astros
Milwaukee's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Houston scoreless in a 4-0 victory on Sunday at Minute Maid Park.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -155 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Shaun Marcum earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Ryan Braun in the win.
Houston got a 6-inning outing from Wandy Rodriguez in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Jordan Schafer had 1 hit in the loss for the Astros.
Milwaukee enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-3 advantage in hits.
Next game, Milwaukee takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.