Zack Greinke vs Wandy Rodriguez Battle Sees Milwaukee Fall 6-3
Milwaukee dropped a 6-3 decision at Minute Maid Park on Saturday as Houston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Wandy Rodriguez.
Houston won as a +139 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Wandy Rodriguez earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jason Castro in the win.
Milwaukee got a 0-inning outing from Zack Greinke in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Aramis Ramirez had 2 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 13 hits, while Milwaukee only had 7.
Brett Myers pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.