San Diego Padres defeat Milwaukee Brewers, 13-6

The Milwaukee Brewers, who have sleep-walked through their schedule for nearly two months, reached a new level of ineffectiveness Tuesday night.


The Brewers exacerbated their ongoing pitching meltdown with some atrocious and, at times, indifferent defense at Miller Park. The result was an alarming 13-6 loss to the last-place San Diego Padres, getting yet another home stand off to a rousing thud.

It was the 22nd loss in 35 games since July 1 but perh...

MILWAUKEE (AP) Adrian Gonzalez credited his teammates with giving him the chance to leave his mark in San Diego's record book.

Gonzalez set a career high with six hits and the Padres had their best offensive output of the season, beating the struggling Milwaukee Brewers 13-6 on Tuesday night.

He singled in the first, fifth, sixth, seventh and ninth, and doubled in the third as the Padres had 22 hits - at least two hits in every inning except the fourth when they were...