Philadelphia Downed 8-5 By Milwaukee - Cole Hamels Takes Loss
Jonathan Lucroy swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Brewers defeated Philadelphian 8-5 at Citizens Bank Park.
Milwaukee won as a +106 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Milwaukee got 5 2/3 innings from Yovani Gallardo, who gave up 5 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Brewers got 4 RBIs from Jonathan Lucroy in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cole Hamels worked 5 innings, giving up 12 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jimmy Rollins in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 14 hits, while Philadelphia only had 6.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.