Jimmy Nelson was 5-3 in his first 11 starts, but the loss to Pittsburgh dropped his record to 3-12 in his last 20 starts. He put his team in a 3-0 hole in the first and then labored through the next four innings before being pulled for a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the fifth.
Guerra, Milwaukee earn shutout Wednesday night
Scooter Gennett hit a tiebreaking, two-run double in the seventh inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers spoiled the Chicago Cubs' first opportunity to clinch the NL Central title with a 5-4 victory Thursday night.
Cincinnati scored three runs in the first inning Monday on the way to a 3-0 victory over Milwaukee
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