Milwaukee vs Chicago Recap - Cubs Over Brewers 6-1
Milwaukee dropped a 6-1 decision at Wrigley Field on Wednesday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Edwin Jackson.
Chicago won as a -132 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 8 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from David DeJesus in the win.
Milwaukee got a 5-inning outing from Wily Peralta in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jonathan Lucroy had 2 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 9 hits, while Chicago only had 8.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head home to face Washington.