Brent Suter and four relievers combined to toss a shutout to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on Monday night.
Suter (3-2) tossed five shutout innings to earn the win. He scattered five singles and struck out four. Corey Knebel, who hadn’t pitched in five days, worked the 9th to notch his 36th save.
Ryan Braun put the Brewers on the board with a solo home run to left center in the fourth inning, his 17th of the season.
Jonathan Villar, who was pinch hitting for Suter, led off the sixth inning with a double to right. He scored on a Neil Walker single to make it 2-0 Milwaukee. [Read more…]