Game Wrap - Milwaukee 8-5 Victors Over Nationals
Milwaukee moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of an 8-5 win against the Washington Nationals at Miller Park.
Milwaukee won as a -114 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
John Axford earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jeff Bianchi in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Taylor Jordan worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jayson Werth in a losing cause.
Jim Henderson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Milwaukee takes its act on the road to face San Francisco looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Atlanta.