Carlos Villanueva vs Matt Garza Tilt Ends in Milwaukee 5-2 Win
Milwaukee got a 5-2 victory over Chicago on Friday, with Matt Garza earning the victory and helping Brewers moneyline bettors cash out.
The Brewers were a -176 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Matt Garza earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Scooter Gennett in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Carlos Villanueva worked 5 innings, giving up 11 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Emilio Bonifacio in a losing cause.
Milwaukee outhit their counterparts 12-5 in the game.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.