Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - Wade Miley tossed six innings of one-run ball
to guide the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 3-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on
Friday in the opener of a three-game set.
Miley (1-0) allowed five hits and walked one batter while striking out eight.
Paul Goldschmidt had an RBI double and Martin Prado added a double and scored
a run for the Diamondbacks, who have won three of their first four games of
J.J. Putz stranded one runner in the ninth to pick up his first save of the
Jean Segura stroked a solo homer for the Brewers, who have dropped their last
three after winning the season opener.
Burke Badenhop (0-1) was pegged with the loss after two runners scored
on a wild pitch in the seventh. Badenhop issued a walk and a hit over one-
third of an inning. The runners came around on Michael Gonzalez's wild pitch.
Milwaukee starter Kyle Lohse surrendered just one run on five hits over six
frames. He struck out five without walking a batter.
Aramis Ramirez left the game in the fourth inning with an apparent knee injury
after sliding into second base awkwardly. He went 1-for-2 before exiting.
Martin Prado opened the fourth inning with a double before moving to third on
a Miguel Montero groundout. Goldschmidt followed with a double to plate Prado
to give the D-backs a 1-0 lead.
Segura's solo homer tied the game in the home half.
With the bases loaded in the seventh, Gonzalez fired a high fastball that
skipped off home plate umpire Chris Conroy's mask and rolled to the backstop,
allowing both Goldschmidt and Jason Kubel to score.
Arizona went just 1-for-10 with runners ins coring position ... D-backs
outfielder Gerardo Parra had a double ... Brewers outfield Ryan Braun missed
the game after straining his neck during batting practice. He is considered
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