Recap - Milwaukee Defeats Houston 5-3
|Recap - Milwaukee Defeats Houston 5-3|
Houston dropped a 5-3 decision at Minute Maid Park on Sunday as Milwaukee legged out a win behind winning pitcher Yovani Gallardo.
Milwaukee won as a -182 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Milwaukee got 7 2/3 innings from Yovani Gallardo, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 1 RBI from Rickie Weeks in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Jordan Lyles worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Tyler Greene in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 10 hits, while Milwaukee only had 9.
Kameron Loe pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Milwaukee looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Colorado. Houston will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.