Brewers too much for Pirates
|Brewers too much for Pirates|
Prince Fielder's two-run single highlighted a five-run eighth inning, as the Milwaukee Brewers doubled the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-5 on Monday night.
Milwaukee cashed as -155 home favorites as the teams played over the 9-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Rickie Weeks had a three-run homer and four runs batted in for the Brewers, while Todd Coffey picked up the win in relief of starter Braden Looper for Milwaukee.
Freddy Sanchez went 2-for-4 with two runs batted in for Pittsburgh, as Tyler Yates took the loss after allowing three runs in the bottom of the eighth inning for the Pirates.