After a couple of poor outings, Marco Estrada turned in a solid performance on Monday night. Estrada allowed just 3-hits through 7-innings and pitched the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.
The Brewers put a halt to their 4-game losing streak and it was a big turn-around for Estrada, who coughed up 8-runs on 6-hits in a loss to the Cardinals on May 5th.
Norichika Aoki went 3 for 5 with three rbis and two stolen bases. Jean Segura added three hits and three stolen bases. The Brewers stole 6-bases in total against Pittsburgh’s backup catcher Mike McKenry.
The Brewers beat Pittsburgh’s ace, A.J. Burnett (3-4). [Read more...]