Milwaukee Tops San Diego 8-6 - Recap
San Diego dropped an 8-6 decision at Miller Park on Tuesday as Milwaukee legged out a win behind winning pitcher Shaun Marcum.
The Brewers were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Milwaukee got 6 innings from Shaun Marcum, who gave up 5 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 3 RBIs from Jonathan Lucroy in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Clayton Richard worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Will Venable in a losing cause.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.