Chicago Tops Milwaukee 4-2 - Recap
Chicago got $Innings innings of work from Tsuyoshi wada en route to a 4-2 victory over Milwaukee on Wednesday at Wrigley Field.
Chicago was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tsuyoshi wada earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Anthony Rizzo in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Kyle Lohse worked 3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Martin Maldonado in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 9 hits, while Milwaukee only had 6.
Hector Rondon pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.