San Diego, CA (Sports Network) - The Milwaukee Brewers scored five runs in the
first inning and defeated the San Diego Padres, 7-1, on Monday to pick up
their eighth straight win.
Ryan Braun had a two-run homer and drove in three runs while Yuniesky
Betancourt hit a three-run shot for the Brewers, who won the first game of a
Kyle Lohse (1-1) was having a solid start, allowing just one run on five hits
and a walk in five innings but in the sixth, as he was reaching first on a
bunt, he bumped into Yonder Alonso at the base and left the game with an
apparent left hand injury.
Jason Marquis (1-2) lasted just 4 2/3 innings, surrendering seven runs on four
hits and four walks. Anthony Bass, who came on in relief of Marquis, drove in
the lone run for the Padres, who were swept by the Giants over the weekend.
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