Los Angeles Tops Milwaukee 5-1 - Recap
Los Angeles got 8 innings of work from Clayton Kershaw en route to a 5-1 victory over Milwaukee on Thursday at Miller Park.
The Dodgers were a -120 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Clayton Kershaw earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Juan Rivera in the win.
Milwaukee got a 5-inning outing from Marco Estrada in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 2 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Jerry Hairston Jr had 2 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 10 hits, while Milwaukee only had 7.
Los Angeles looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Colorado. Milwaukee will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.