Pittsburgh vs Milwaukee Recap - Brewers Over Pirates 5-2
Milwaukee got a 5-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Friday, with Yovani Gallardo earning the victory and helping Brewers moneyline bettors cash out.
Milwaukee was favored by -157 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Milwaukee got 6 innings from Yovani Gallardo, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 3 RBIs from Ryan Braun in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher James McDonald worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Lyle Overbay in a losing cause.
Milwaukee outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.