Milwaukee Brewers defeat Arizona Diamondbacks, 6-1
Phoenix — No player wants to be sent down to the minors, but Mitch Stetter tried to use that experience to his benefit.
The Brewers' left-handed reliever was recalled Saturday from Class AAA Nashville when set-up man LaTroy Hawkins went on the 15-day disabled list with shoulder weakness. Stetter said he used his three weeks in the minors to "get back to doing what I do best."
"When I went down, I started using both of my arm slots like I did last year," said Stetter,...
Phoenix — You can't let a little thing like getting shut out three times at the start of a trip get you down.
That's the approach the Milwaukee Brewers took after absorbing three blankings in four games in San Diego to open a long, three-city journey. Rather than curling up in a fetal position, they came out swinging, scoring 51 runs to go 5-1 in the remaining six games in Los Angeles and Arizona.
The Brewers capped that amazing turnaround Sunday afternoon with a 6-1...
Phoenix — Chris Narveson gave up three hits pitching into the sixth inning and drove in a run, three Milwaukee players homered and the Brewers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-1 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
The Brewers, who routed Arizona 17-3 on Saturday night, got homers from Prince Fielder, Casey McGehee and Gregg Zaun to win for the fifth time in six games and finish their road trip 6-4.
Narveson (3-0), a left-hander in his third start since replacing...