Brewers blow lead, lose to Rockies 6-5
The Brewers came back from deficits of 1-0 and 4-3 to take leads on home runs by Nori Aoki and Yuniesky Betancourt respectively, but the Rockies squeezed out a 6-5 victory on Sunday at Coors Field in Denver.
John Axford gave up the tying and winning runs in the bottom of the 8th inning, after Betancourt had lifted Milwaukee to a 5-4 advantage with a 2 run homer.
Donovan Hand pitched 6 solid innings, allowing just 3 runs (2 in the 6th inning).
After losing 2 of 3 in Colorado, the Crew open a 4 games series in 3 days (doubleheader Tuesday) against the Cubs at Wrigley Field.