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Aaron Hill hit two solo homers, Jonathan Lucroy added a solo shot and drove in three runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers outslugged Cincinnati for a 9-5 victory Friday night.
Lineup: Brewers (21-26) vs. Reds (15-32)
- 1. Jonathan Villar, SS (S)
- 2. Hernan Perez, 3B (R)
- 3. Ryan Braun, LF (R)
- 4. Jonathan Lucroy, C (R)
- 5. Chris Carter, 1B (R)
- 6. Aaron Hill, 2B (R)
- 7. Ramon Flores, RF (L)
- 8. Keon Broxton, CF (R)
- 9. Zach Davies, RHP (R) Daily notes
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Brewers beat writer Tom Haudricourt recaps the Brewers' sweep in Atlanta and chronicles Jonathan Villar's baserunning struggles.
Thursday's longest home runs
Although George Springer cracked the list twice with his two solo homers off Orioles starter Kevin Gausman, Ryan Braun and Bryce Harper led the way on Thursday. Braun's shot traveled a season-long 440 feet, per ESPN's Home Run Tracker.
Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered and the Milwaukee Brewers earned their first sweep in Atlanta with a 6-2 victory over the Braves on Thursday night.
Any takers for Ryan Braun?
Braun would be a difference-maker for so many teams, but his $105 million contract through 2020 could be an obstacle for those looking to acquire the outfielder, Jim Bowden writes. Top trade candidates, best fits (Insider)
Jonathan Villar's run-scoring single in the 13th inning gave the Milwaukee Brewers a 3-2 victory over the Braves, sending Atlanta to another home loss Wednesday night.
Tuesday's longest home runs
Jarrett Parker's first home run of the season was a no-doubter, as the 431-foot shot off Padres reliever Keith Hessler led the way on Tuesday.
Scooter Gennett's tiebreaking single in the eighth inning lifted the Milwaukee Brewers to a 2-1 victory over Atlanta on Tuesday night, spoiling Brian Snitker's home debut as interim manager.
SS prospect Arcia poised to take over
While Jonathan Villar is having the season of his life as the Brewers' shortstop -- his next walk will set a career high -- Orlando Arcia has the potential to be the team's shortstop of the future. Keith Law projects that Arcia will take over in July or August. Law: Top 25 MLB prospects (Insider)
Sheets to rep Brewers at draft
Former Brewers pitcher Ben Sheets will represent the team at this year's MLB draft. Sheets spent eight years in Milwaukee from 2001-08 and was named to the NL All-Star team four times over that period.
After a weekend sweep in New York City, the Brewers look to get back on track in Atlanta. F.S. Wisconsin Brewers color commentator Bill Schroeder describes how.
Brewers climb one spot in rankings
Two impressive pitching performances by Chase Anderson and Junior Guerra coupled with a winning series against the Cubs warranted a climb in the Power Rankings this week. Week 7 Power Rankings
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Brewers beat writer Tom Haudricourt recaps the Brewers' weekend in New York and looks ahead to a series with the struggling Atlanta Braves.
Noah Syndergaard struck out 11 in seven overpowering innings and Michael Conforto homered to help the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Ryan Braun is back in the Milwaukee Brewers' lineup after missing four games with a stiff back.
David Wright singled home the winning run on a 3-0 pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the New York Mets rallied past the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Saturday.
On Base Percentage.32410th
Earned Run Average4.5725th
Brewers vs Reds
Miller Park - Sat 5/28