Brewers fall to Braves 2-1 in Atlanta, get set for home-stand vs. Giants early this week
ATLANTA (AP) — Rookie Mike Foltynewicz pitched three-hit ball for 7 2-3 innings, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Sunday, May 24th.
Foltynewicz (3-1) allowed one run in his longest start in the majors. He struck out seven.
Jason Grilli struck out three in the ninth for his 13th save.
Jimmy Nelson (2-5) matched Foltynewicz through five scoreless innings before allowing two runs on two walks and two hits, including Andrelton Simmons’ RBI single, in the sixth.
The Braves (22-21) won three of four in the series to move over .500 for the first time since April 27.