Jose Quintana’s dominance of the Milwaukee Brewers continued on Tuesday night when he blanked the Brewers for six-plus innings on three hits in a 3-0 Cubs victory.
In nine attempts since Quintana came to the Cubs in the middle of last season, the Brewers have managed to win just once, a 7-0 win back on Aug. 14 at Wrigley Field. Take that game away and Quintana is 7-0 with a 0.81 earned run average in the other eight outings.
What’s puzzling for the Brewers is that Quintana has a 4.54 ERA for the season. He earned his 13th win overall.
Victor Caratini had a RBI single in the second and a run scoring double in the 7th as the Cubs extended their lead over the Brewers to two games in the National League Central. [Read more…]