Recap - Milwaukee Defeats Pittsburgh 7-2
Milwaukee grabbed a 7-2 win over Pittsburgh on Friday, as Zack Greinke was credited with a win at Miller Park.
The Brewers were a -200 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Milwaukee got 7 2/3 innings from Zack Greinke, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 2 RBIs from Ryan Braun in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Paul Maholm worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael McKenry in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 12 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 6.