The Milwaukee Brewers (6-4) took down rival Chicago Cubs (4-6) tonight at American Family Field, 6-3.
Freddy Peralta (2-0) pitched a heck of a game, going six great innings with 10 strikeouts and allowing only two hits and one run.
Trailing 1-0 in the bottom of the sixth inning, Luis Urias, who’s struggled mightily so far in 2021, came up with a massive 3-run double to give the Crew a 3-1 lead.
The Brewers ended up scoring six runs in the sixth inning and never looked back.
The offense finished with eight hits and drew four walks and of course, the six runs.
The Brewers have scored 24 runs in the last three games. Stay hot, O!
Josh Hader picked up his first save of the season tonight after Drew Rasmussen allowed two runs in the ninth and was only able to get one out.
The Brewers and Cubs will continue the I-94 Rivalry Series tomorrow night at American Family Field. First pitch is set for 6:40 PM (Central Time).
Brandon Woodruff (0-0, 2.45 ERA) will get the start for Milwaukee. Kyle Hendricks (0-1, 3.00 ERA) who’s been a Brewer killer will get the start for Chicago.