The Tigers completed the 3 game sweep of the Brewers on Sunday with a 3-2 win on Sunday in Detroit. It was an old fashioned pitchers dual that saw Justin Verlander win out over Yovani Gallardo.
Verlander went 7 and two-thirds inning, giving up just 2 runs and five hits. Those two runs were solo homers to Casey McGehee in the 1 st and Craig Counsell in the 8 th . Gallardo went seven strong innings, striking out 8 and giving up just 3 runs on 6 hits. All three runs came on Brandon Inge's three run blast in the 6 th .
The loss drops Milwaukee 1.5 games behind St. Louis in the National League Central. The Brewers take today off, then open up a three game interleague series with the Twins on Tuesday night at Miller Park.