October 30, 2014

Brewers swept by Cardinals

The St. Louis Cardinals capped off a 3-game sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers

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with a 3-0 shutout win at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on Sunday night.

Kyle Lohse pitched six strong innings to earn his 12th win (12-2) of the season. 

The Brewers managed to score runs in just 2 of the 27 innings in the series.  They also finished just 2 for 22 with runners in scoring position.

The Brewers have dropped 9-straight road games, falling to 18-33 on the road this season. 

Marco Estrada pitched six solid innings but remains winless in 2012.

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The Brewers are 17 1/2 games behind the front running Cincinnati Reds in the central division standings.  The Reds are at Miller Park tonight for the first of 3 against the Brewers.

(UPI PHOTO/Bill Greenblatt)