Freezing rain ADVISORY for parts of SE Wisconsin until 3 p.m.
Monitor FOX6Now.com interactive traffic map for latest delays, backups

Brewers bow 7-3, lose opening series to Rockies

2-Brewers_400x225

MILWAUKEE — After winning on opening day, The Milwaukee Brewers dropped the last 2 games to Colorado, including Wednesday night’s 7-3 setback.

The pitching continued to go south, with the Rockies collecting 15 hits and 3 home runs; Starter Wily Peralta allowed 4 runs in 5 and a third innings; closer John Axford gave up 2 homers and career-high 5 hits in the 9th.

Rickie Weeks was a bright spot with a single, double and his first homer of the season.

After seeing his staff give up 41 hits and 8 homers in the series, manager Ron Roenicke hopes newly-acquired Kyle Lohse can be the stopper when Arizona comes to town on Friday night for game one of a weekend series.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,424 other followers