For the second night in a row, runs were hard to come by for the Milwaukee Brewers and it cost them a 3-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on Wednesday night.
The Brewers finished 0-for-6 with runners in scoring position and fell to Wandy Rodriguez, who allowed 1-run over second solid innings and the Pirates moved 6-games over .500 for the first time this season. Rodriguez (4-2) gave up six hits, walking one and striking out five.
Neil Walker drove in a pair of runs for the Pirates with a 6th-inning single off of Yovani Gallardo. Gallardo (3-3) was solid through 5-innings, then lost it in the sixth. [Read more...]