Milwaukee Brewers defeat New York Mets, 8-7

New York — Metaphorically speaking, Yovani Gallardo fell off the horse he had been riding so well, and John Axford climbed back on the one that threw him the previous evening.

That was the evolving story in the first game of the Milwaukee Brewers' doubleheader Wednesday against the New York Mets, won in comeback fashion by the visitors, 8-7, at Citi Field.

The Brewers went on to sweep the twin bill by taking the nightcap, 3-1, behind right-hander Dave Bush, who pitch...

New York — Mother Nature might have a say as to whether left-hander Chris Capuano makes one more start for the Brewers this season.

But, if the weather cooperates, Capuano is more than willing to take the ball again despite recent problems with groin tightness.

"It's feeling better," Capuano said Wednesday. "It's something I've been dealing with for some time. I'm getting six days this time so it's an extra day of rest for it."

Capuano would get six days of rest i...