September 2, 2014

Brewers end miserable road trip 2-8

Kyle Lohse while pitching for the Cardinals last season, finished 16-3.  This season,

Kyle Lohse

Kyle Lohse

Lohse is off to a 1-5 start and he’s 0-3 against his former team.

Lohse allowed four runs on six hits in the fourth inning and the Cardinals made that hold up for a 4-2 victory.

The Cardinals improved to 8-2 this season against the Brewers.  They won for the 14th time in the last 17 games and finished a 10-game home stand with a 7-3 record.

The Brewers got 10-hits on the day, but all 10 were singles.  They scored their only two runs in the sixth inning when Yuniesky Betancourt and Jeff Bianchi each collected run scoring singles to score Nori Aoki and Ryan Braun.

AUDIO: Ryan Braun on more missed opportunities :15

The Brewers finally return home to host the Los Angeles Dodgers at Miller Park tonight.  Yovani Gallardo  (3-3, 4.50) vs. Clayton Kershaw (4-2, 1.40) in the pitching matchup.

Former Brewer Zach Greinke will pitch against the Brewers on Tuesday night.