Hernan Perez had three hits and three RBI and Zach Davies earned his first major-league win as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Miami Marlins 9-1 on Monday afternoon.
Jose Brizuela hit a two-run home run in the fourth inning, and the Beloit Snappers scored twice in the bottom of the eighth without recording a base hit in the inning to edge the Quad Cities River Bandits 4-3 on the final day of the Midwest League's regular season.
Ariel Pena got the win in his major-league debut in the nightcap, and Elian Herrera hit a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning in Saturday's first game against the Cincinnati Reds.
The Biloxi Shuckers have been an oasis in a farm system that otherwise had a brutal year in terms of wins and losses, mirroring the Brewers’ awful season.
Milwaukee won 5-3 against Pittsburgh on Thursday.
Jonathan Lucroy drove in three runs and extended his hitting streak to a career high-tying 10 games as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the fifth straight time, 9-4 Wednesday night.
By adding rookie outfielder Domingo Santana, the Milwaukee Brewers hope to fill some of a power void left behind by the likes of Prince Fielder, Corey Hart and Rickie Weeks.
Jimmy Nelson threw seven strong innings, and Milwaukee beat Pittsburgh 7-4 on Tuesday.
Kane County scored three runs off Beloit reliever Lee Sosa in just 1/3 of an inning, and the three sixth-inning runs were enough to hold off the visiting Snappers 7-6 in Midwest League action.
Young players will need spots to play