Brewers Overpower Cardinals
4/21/2017 8:45:57 AM
Eric Thames hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the fifth as the Brewers beat the Cardinals 7-5 in Milwaukee. Jett Bandy added a two-run blast an inning later, while Travis Shaw hit a three-run homer in the first for the Brew Crew. Milwaukee tops the majors with 32 homers. Zach Davies got the win and Jacob Barnes his first save. Carlos Martinez fell to 0-and-3 for St. Louis. Matt Carpenter and Jedd Gyorko homered in defeat.