Milwaukee Colorado Game Ends in 8-3 Rockies Victory - Recap
Tyler Chatwood reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 11 Brewers en route to an 8-3 win over Milwaukee on Friday at Coors Field.
Colorado was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Tyler Chatwood earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 11, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from DJ LeMahieu in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Wily Peralta worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Rickie Weeks in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 9 hits, while Milwaukee only had 8.