Game Wrap - Milwaukee 4-2 Victors Over Nationals
Milwaukee got a 4-2 victory over Washington on Friday, with Jose Veras earning the victory and helping Brewers moneyline bettors cash out.
Milwaukee was an underdog by +127 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Milwaukee got 6 innings from Shaun Marcum, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. Jose Veras earned the victory, while the Brewers got 1 RBI from Ryan Braun in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 8 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jayson Werth in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 9 hits, while Washington only had 5.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.