Chris Narveson vs Carl Pavano Tilt Ends in Milwaukee 8-7 Win
Milwaukee got an 8-7 victory over Minnesota on Saturday, with Takashi Saito earning the victory and helping Brewers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as -109 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Takashi Saito earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Nyjer Morgan in the win.
Minnesota got a 7 2/3-inning outing from Carl Pavano in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Danny Valencia had 3 hits in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 14 hits, while Milwaukee only had 13.
John Axford pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.