Recap - Milwaukee Defeats St. Louis 4-3
|Recap - Milwaukee Defeats St. Louis 4-3|
Milwaukee got a 4-3 victory over St. Louis on Wednesday, with John Axford earning the victory and helping Brewers moneyline bettors cash out.
The Brewers were a +138 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Milwaukee got 4 2/3 innings from Tyler Thornburg, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. John Axford earned the victory, while the Brewers got 2 RBIs from Corey Hart in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Adam Wainwright worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Carpenter in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Francisco Rodriguez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 3 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Milwaukee takes its act on the road to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Chicago.