Milwaukee Tops Chicago 2-0 - Recap
Zack Greinke led Milwaukee to a shutout performance against Chicago 2-0 on Wednesday at Miller Park.
The Brewers were a -177 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Milwaukee got 6 2/3 innings from Zack Greinke, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 1 RBI from Prince Fielder in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Carlos Zambrano worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Kosuke Fukudome in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 6 hits, while Chicago only had 4.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.