Joey Votto homered and drove in two runs, Dan Straily pitched a career-high eight innings and the Cincinnati Reds took advantage of some sloppy Milwaukee fielding for a 6-4 win Tuesday night, their fifth straight victory.
Ryan Braun hit a solo home run in the ninth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat St. Louis 2-1 Sunday, dropping the Cardinals back in the NL wild-card race.
Adam Gregory drove in three runs and scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth inning Sunday afternoon to send the Albion Tigers to a thrilling 6-5 victory over Wiota and give the team its first-ever Home Talent League championship.
With a victory Sunday, Albion will go 3-0 in the Home Talent League's round-robin finals to capture the league title.
Milwaukee routed St. Louis on Thursday behind back-to-back homers from Orlando Arcia and Domingo Santana
Milwaukee takes two of three from Chicago with 2-1 win at Miller Park on Wednesday
Jonathan Villar homered to start a five-run first inning against Jason Hammel, and the Milwaukee Brewers cooled off the Chicago Cubs with a 12-5 victory on Tuesday night.
Major league ERA leader Kyle Hendricks threw six strong innings and the Chicago Cubs broke away late to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-2 Monday.
Struggling rookie Jose Arcia had three hits, including a tiebreaking single in Milwaukee's four-run eighth inning, and the Brewers beat Pittsburgh 7-4 on Saturday night to extend the Pirates' losing streak to five games.
St. Louis won 2-1 in 10 innings Tuesday in Milwaukee