The Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-4 Tuesday night. Brandon Woodruff started on the bump and pitched an absolute gem. He went nearly six innings only giving up two earned runs. He fanned six Cardinal batters on the night. Jack Flaherty took the loss for St. Louis.
The Brewers got on the board early and often. Lorenzo Cain started it off with a solo shot in on the third inning. Then, Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run shot of his own in the same inning. Christian Yelich joined the fun later with a three-run bomb of his own. He has now hit eight homers against the Cardinals alone this year. To go along with ten RBI’s in this series so far.
Milwaukee will now look to sweep the Cardinals and wrap up the series on Wednesday. Corbin Burnes will be taking the mound for the Brewers. First pitch will be thrown out at 12:40.