Milwaukee Brewers defeat Houston Astros, 6-1

Brewers manager Ken Macha made it clear Tuesday that he is tired of talk about his job status and intent on focusing on getting his team headed in the right direction.

It was the first chance for members of the local television media to ask Macha about the vote of confidence he received Saturday from team principal owner Mark Attanasio. But Macha was in no mood to rehash that situation and showed emotion in his response during his afternoon briefing.

"I told you, I g...

They weren't exactly uncharted waters for a Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher.

But they hadn't been navigated for quite some time.

Left-hander Randy Wolf showed it is possible to go seven innings, holding the Houston Astros scoreless over that span Tuesday night as the Brewers pulled away to a 6-1 victory at Miller Park.

The triumph over the last-place and punchless Astros ended a couple of unsavory streaks for the Brewers. They had lost eight in a row at Miller ...