Milwaukee Tops Pittsburgh 4-0 - Recap
Pittsburgh was unable to break through against the Milwaukee pitching staff, losing 4-0 on Thursday at PNC Park.
Milwaukee was an underdog by +153 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Yovani Gallardo earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jonathan Lucroy in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Gerrit Cole worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from John Buck in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 10 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 6.
Milwaukee looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track vs St. Louis.