Chris Narveson tossed 8-innings of 4-hit, shutout ball to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-0 win over the Seattle Mariners at Miller Park on Sunday. It’s the first scoreless outing in 17 career Major League starts for Narveson
Rickie Weeks led off the bottom of the first inning with his 17th career lead-off home run. Weeks finished with four hits as the Brewers took 2 of 3 in the series and have won 6 of their last 7 games.
The loss goes to Jason Vargas (6-3), his first defeat since May 4th.
Corey Hart also drove in Alcides Escobar with a run scoring double, extending his hitting streak to 12 games. Prince Fielder then capped off the scoring with by driving in Hart with a run scoring single.
John Axford struck out the side in the 9th for his 7th save. He’s perfect in that department since replacing veteran Trevor Hoffman.