Giancarlo Stanton hit his NL-leading 37th home run of the season, tying the Marlins record for career homers, and Miami beat the reeling Milwaukee Brewers 6-4 on Monday night.
It's now or never for Milwaukee, which led the NL Central for 150 days
Adam Wainwright pitched a seven-hitter, Peter Boujos hit a two-run triple and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-1 on Sunday.
Milwaukee lost to St. Louis 5-3 at home Saturday night
Milwaukee lost 3-2 on Thursday, losing for the ninth straight game
Scooter Gennett drove in three runs and Mike Fiers pitched into the seventh inning to lead Milwaukee past St. Louis 6-2 Friday night, snapping the Brewers' nine-game losing streak and trimming the Cardinals' lead in the NL Central to three games.
Milwaukee's center fielder and leadoff hitter is out with a hurt wrist
Milwaukee finished out a woeful road trip with another loss Wednesday night
Milwaukee fell 7-1 to the Cubs at Wrigley Field on Tuesday
Welington Castillo homered and drove in three runs, Luis Valbuena also hit a home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday.