Ryan Braun slugs his second home run of the game.
Ryan Braun slugs his second home run of the game.
Kristyna Wentz-Graff
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Milwaukee Brewers defeat Houston Astros, 11-2

The Milwaukee Brewers saw the dominance first-hand less than a week ago.

So they knew what all the fuss was about.

Houston Astros left-hander Wandy Rodriguez had been as good as any pitcher in baseball since June 21. He was 6-0 with a 1.35 earned-run average in nine starts since that day.

He continued to roll through lineups in July, earning the National League pitcher of the month honor with a 0.75 ERA in five starts.

On Sunday, Rodriguez shut down the Brewers...