Brewers, Davies can't complete sweep of DBacks

Bill Michaels
August 25, 2019 - 5:36 pm
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MILWAUKEE - The Brewers had plenty of baserunners and chances but just couldn't come through when they needed to, falling to the Diamondbacks 5-2.

The Brewers were looking to sweep Arizona and head into the Cardinals series on a high note, but starter Zach Davies got roughed up early and often, going just four innings and surrendering four runs.

Ryan Braun had a nice day at the plate, going 2-3 with a sac fly, and Manny Pina hit his seventh home run of the season, but the Brewers as a team hit only 1-9 with runners in scoring position.

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