MILWAUKEE BREWERS 5, Chicago White Sox 4
The Brewers edged the White Sox by a score of 5-4 in a split-squad game at Camelback Ranch in Glendale on Wednesday. Chicago got on the board first but Milwaukee tied things up on a Lewis Brinson home runs, then took the lead in the sixth when Travis Shaw launched his first homer of the spring. Chicago tied things up in the seventh and re-took the lead in the eighth, but Ivan DeJesus hit a two-run bomb in the top of the ninth to provide the final margin of victory for the Brewers. Josh Hader got the start for Milwaukee and went two innings, allowing one run with Stephen Kohlscheen tossing the final inning and a third to earn the win.
Los Angeles Dodgers 2, MILWAUKEE BREWERS 7
In the other half of today’s split-squad action, the Brewers toppled the Dodgers by a score of 7-2 at Maryvale Baseball Park. LA got a home run from Joc Pederson to start the scoring in the first but the Brewers answered back with three in the second. Jett Bandy scored on a Michael Reed single in the third to extend Milwaukee’s lead and Jesus Aguilar belted a home run in the fourth to make it 6-1. Yadiel Rivera chipped in an RBI single in the fifth, plating Eric Sogard. Junior Guerra started and went three innings, allowing one run, and was credited with the victory.
|LEWIS BRINSON||1-for-3, HR, RBI, R|
|DUSTIN HOULE||0-for-0, BB, R|
|BRETT PHILLIPS||0-for-2, BB, K, RBI|
|RYAN CORDELL||1-for-4, 2 RBI, BB, 2K|
|MICHAEL REED||1-for-4, RBI, K|
|NATE ORF||1-for-2, 2 BB, 2 R, SB, K|
|JOSH HADER||2 IP, 4 H, R, ER, 3 K|
|ANDREW BARBOSA||0.2 IP, H, R, ER|
|STEPHEN KOHLSCHEEN||W, 1.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R|
|BRANDON WOODRUFF||IP, 0 H, 0 R, 2 BB, K|
|NICK RAMIREZ||0.2 IP, H, R, ER, 3 BB|