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National League Game Summary - Chicago at Milwaukee



(Friday, May 30th)

Final Score: Milwaukee 11, Chicago 5

Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Braun belted a two-run homer, his first at Miller Park in over a year, to spark Milwaukee's five-run first inning and the Brewers routed the Chicago Cubs, 11-5, in the opener of a three-game series on Friday.

Braun finished 3-for-5 with three RBI and two runs scored, while Rickie Weeks collected three hits, two RBI and three runs scored for the Brewers, who have won three straight games.

Martin Maldonado and Jean Segura also supplied three hits apiece in support of starter Marco Estrada (5-2), who allowed three runs on six hits and four walks with five strikeouts over six innings to pick up the win.

Travis Wood (5-5) was shelled for seven runs on 10 hits in just 2 2/3 frames to absorb the loss.

"The hit everything I threw up there. It didn't matter what I threw. They got to me early," Wood said.

Nate Schierholtz went 2-for-4 with a solo homer for the Cubs, who have lost three straight games.

The Brewers pounced on Wood in the first, as Segura scorched a leadoff single that deflected off the Chicago southpaw before Braun launched an 0-1 fastball out to right-center field for his first longball at home since May 22, 2012.

After Jonathan Lucroy fanned, Carlos Gomez worked a walk and raced around to score on Khris Davis' double into the gap in right-center. Weeks followed with a single to center to plate Davis and scored two batters later on Maldonado's double to right to make it 5-0 Milwaukee.

Gomez capped a string of three straight singles with an RBI base hit to center in the second to make it 6-0, but the Cubs got a pair back in the third on Emilio Bonifacio's RBI single and Junior Lake's run-scoring groundout.

Weeks opened the home half with a double and scored two batters later on Maldonado's single to right before the Brewers tacked on four more in the fifth to blow the game open.

"A lot of times we've been scoring the first inning or the second inning and then we don't do much the rest of the game," Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said. "I was really happy to see us turn it around."

Davis started the inning with a double and scored on Weeks' single to center to make it 8-2. Maldonado singled two batters later to leave runners on the corners for Estrada, who put down a perfect sacrifice bunt to score Weeks.

Segura and Braun followed with back-to-back RBI singles to push Milwaukee's lead to 11-2.

Schierholtz scorched a leadoff blast in the sixth before the Cubs put together a brief two-out rally in the ninth.

Lake and Luis Valbuena worked back-to-back two-out walks off Tyler Thornburg before Starlin Castro and pinch-hitter John Baker registered consecutive RBI singles to bring Chicago within 11-5.

However, Thornburg induced a fielder's choice groundout from Welington Castillo to close out the victory.

Game Notes

Braun moved into sole possession of fourth place on the Brewers' all-time RBI list and now has 707 career RBI ... Davis went 2-for-4 to extend his hit- streak to eight games ... Chicago's scoreless streak reached 22 innings before Bonifacio's RBI base hit in the third ... Castro has reached base safely in 14 straight games at Miller Park ... Milwaukee tied a franchise record with its ninth straight game with at least 10 hits, matching the mark set from July 23- Aug. 1, 1983 and again from July 29-Aug. 7, 2011. No Major League team has accomplished the feat since the Brewers last did it in 2011 ... Gomez went 1- for-3 to extend his hit-streak to 10 games.

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ROC 8
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2:30pm Friday
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7:05pm Friday
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6:35pm Saturday
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5:05pm Sunday
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TEX 3
CLE 12
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COL 6
CIN 4
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MIA 2
PIT 5
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CWS 5
TOR 3
Final
KAN 2
NYY 4
Final
BOS 4
MIN 6
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PHI 0
NYM 7
Final
SEA 3
TAM 0
Final
SFG 3
MIL 1
Final
DET 3
OAK 2
Final
HOU 4
BAL 5
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WAS 3
CHC 0
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ARI 3
STL 4
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SDP 5
ANA 4
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ATL 3
LOS 2
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4:35pm Today
CWS
BAL
 
8:05pm Tonight
BOS
TEX
 
10:05pm Tonight
DET
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10:05pm Tonight
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10:10pm Tonight
CLE
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10:10pm Tonight
PIT
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10:15pm Tonight
ATL
SFG
 
4:05pm Friday
KAN
CHC
 
7:05pm Friday
COL
PHI
 
7:05pm Friday
TAM
BAL
 
7:10pm Friday
MIA
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7:10pm Friday
WAS
CIN
 
8:05pm Friday
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8:10pm Friday
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8:10pm Friday
TOR
MIN
 
8:15pm Friday
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STL
 
10:05pm Friday
DET
ANA
 
10:05pm Friday
NYY
OAK
 
10:10pm Friday
CLE
SEA
 
10:10pm Friday
PIT
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10:15pm Friday
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SFG
 
2:10pm Saturday
TOR
MIN
 
3:05pm Saturday
COL
PHI
 
4:05pm Saturday
TAM
BAL
 
4:10pm Saturday
ARI
MIL
 
4:10pm Saturday
CWS
HOU
 
4:10pm Saturday
MIA
NYM
 
4:10pm Saturday
WAS
CIN
 
7:15pm Saturday
BOS
TEX
 
7:15pm Saturday
KAN
CHC
 
7:15pm Saturday
LOS
STL
 
10:05pm Saturday
ATL
SFG
 
10:05pm Saturday
DET
ANA
 
10:05pm Saturday
NYY
OAK
 
10:10pm Saturday
CLE
SEA
 
10:10pm Saturday
PIT
SDP
 
1:10pm Sunday
MIA
NYM
 
1:10pm Sunday
WAS
CIN
 
1:35pm Sunday
COL
PHI
 
1:35pm Sunday
TAM
BAL
 
2:10pm Sunday
ARI
MIL
 
2:10pm Sunday
CWS
HOU
 
2:10pm Sunday
TOR
MIN
 
2:15pm Sunday
LOS
STL
 
2:20pm Sunday
KAN
CHC
 
3:05pm Sunday
BOS
TEX
 
4:05pm Sunday
ATL
SFG
 
4:05pm Sunday
NYY
OAK
 
4:10pm Sunday
CLE
SEA
 
8:05pm Sunday
DET
ANA
 
9:10pm Sunday
PIT
SDP
 
7:05pm Monday
TOR
WAS
 
7:10pm Monday
CHC
MIA
 
7:10pm Monday
MIN
BOS
 
8:10pm Monday
BAL
HOU
 
8:10pm Monday
MIL
STL
 
8:40pm Monday
LOS
COL
 
9:40pm Monday
ATL
ARI
 
10:05pm Monday
TAM
ANA
 
10:10pm Monday
NYM
SDP
 
10:10pm Monday
NYY
SEA
 
10:15pm Monday
PIT
SFG
 
Final
HOU 90
GSW 104
Final
ANA 2
CHI 5
8:00pm Friday
TAM
NYR
 
8:00pm Saturday
CHI
ANA
 
12:00pm Friday
AUBURN
CHARLESTON
 
1:00pm Friday
CALIFORNIA
CCAROLINA
 
1:00pm Friday
COLUMBIA
ECAROLINA
 
1:00pm Friday
ORALROBRTS
ARKANSAS
 
1:00pm Friday
OREGON
IOWA
 
1:00pm Friday
SFLORIDA
FAU
 
1:00pm Friday
WRIGHTST
NOTREDAME
 
2:00pm Friday
MICHIGAN
BRADLEY
 
2:30pm Friday
STONYBROOK
NCSTATE
 
2:30pm Friday
TEXAS
OREGONST
 
3:00pm Friday
INDIANA
RADFORD
 
3:30pm Friday
ULLAFAYETE
RICE
 
4:00pm Friday
LEHIGH
LSU
 
6:00pm Friday
CANISIUS
SWMISSOURI
 
6:00pm Friday
CLEMSON
ARIZONAST
 
6:00pm Friday
MERCER
FLORIDAST
 
6:00pm Friday
MOREHEADST
LOUISVILLE
 
6:00pm Friday
VIRGINIA
USC
 
7:00pm Friday
FIU
MIAFLA
 
7:00pm Friday
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FLORIDA
 
7:00pm Friday
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MISS
 
7:00pm Friday
SACREDHART
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7:00pm Friday
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7:00pm Friday
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7:00pm Friday
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DALLASBAPT
 
8:00pm Friday
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8:00pm Friday
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8:00pm Friday
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8:00pm Friday
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NWILMINGTN
 
10:00pm Friday
PEPPERDINE
FULLERTON
 
10:00pm Friday
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CSANTABAR
 
11:00pm Friday
CSBAKER
UCLA
 
Final
ROC 8
DUR 2
 
7:05pm Friday
SYR
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6:35pm Saturday
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5:05pm Sunday
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