Milwaukee vs Colorado Game Final 7-6 - Mike McClendon Earns Win
|Milwaukee vs Colorado Game Final 7-6 - Mike McClendon Earns Win|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 14 as Colorado was handed a 7-6 defeat against Milwaukee on Friday at Miller Park.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -136 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Mike McClendon earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Prince Fielder in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jason Hammel worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Seth Smith in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 16 hits, while Milwaukee only had 14.