Jonathan Villar clubbed a pair of home runs, one from each side of the plate, powering the Milwaukee Brewers to a 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park on Wednesday night.
Villar’s second homer came in the eighth inning to put the Brewers in front. The Cubs had one final chance in the ninth and Anthony Rizzo, who had already homered for the Cubs earlier, sent another deep shot to center that was headed out of the park when center fielder Keon Broxton jumped and robbed Rizzo of the potential game tying blast.
Earlier this season, it was Rizzo who stood on the wall in foul territory and reached into the stands to rob Broxton. The Brewers center fielder returned the favor last night. [Read more…]