Recap - Milwaukee Defeats Pittsburgh 1-0
Milwaukee didn’t allow Pittsburgh to get untracked at the plate, mowing them down for a 1-0 shutout win and a trip to the pay window for bettors on Saturday.
Milwaukee was favored by -162 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Milwaukee got 5 innings from Marco Estrada, who gave up 0 earned runs on 1 hit, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 1 RBI from Yuniesky Betancourt in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ryan Ludwick in a losing cause.
Milwaukee enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-3 advantage in hits.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.