Johnny Hellweg vs Dillon Gee Battle Sees New York Fall 4-2
New York dropped a 4-2 decision at Citi Field on Thursday as Milwaukee legged out a win behind winning pitcher Alfredo Figaro.
Bettors who backed the Brewers were rewarded as +165 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Milwaukee got 4 innings from Johnny Hellweg, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 3. Alfredo Figaro earned the victory, while the Brewers got 2 RBIs from Scooter Gennett in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Dillon Gee worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Justin Turner in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Jim Henderson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.