Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - It was a difficult first half of the season
for Yovani Gallardo, but on Saturday, he started the second half with a very
Gallardo allowed just five hits and two walks over 6 1/3 innings as the
Milwaukee Brewers blanked the Miami Marlins, 6-0, in the middle test of a
three-game series Saturday.
For the 27-year-old Gallardo (8-8), it was the first time he didn't allow a
run since June 15 against the Reds. It was also just the fifth time he's
pitched over six innings in 21 starts this season.
Jonathan Lucroy went 4-for-4 with two RBI and was a triple short of the cycle.
Ryan Braun also drove in two runs for the Brewers, who have won three
Miami starter Nathan Eovaldi (2-1) struggled, lasting just four innings. He
surrendered all six runs on 10 hits and a pair of walks.
The Marlins have been shut out in both games of this series and are on a
three-game losing streak.
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