Houston vs Milwaukee Wrap - Milwaukee Wins 8-7
|Houston vs Milwaukee Wrap - Milwaukee Wins 8-7|
Houston dropped an 8-7 decision at Miller Park on Monday as Milwaukee legged out a win behind winning pitcher Livan Hernandez.
Milwaukee won as a -169 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Livan Hernandez earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Cody Ransom in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Bud Norris worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
John Axford pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.