The Milwaukee Brewers rallied from behind this afternoon to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, completing a three game sweep with a 5-2 victory at Miller Park.
Pittsburgh is now four games under .500 at 30-34 after a costly series sweep by a divisional opponent. Steven Brault pitched well today, giving up two runs on five hits in 6.1 innings of work. Francisco Liriano was tagged with the loss, giving up three runs on three hits without recording an out in the eighth inning.
The Pirates took the lead in the top of the second inning on a two run homerun by Jung Ho Kang, scoring Gregory Polanco to make it 2-0.
Christian Yelich cut the lead in half with a solo homerun, his 24th of the season, in the bottom of the sixth inning. Ben Gamel’s single in the seventh scored Hernan Perez to tie the ...Read More