Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - Yuniesky Betancourt hit a grand slam in the
third inning and lifted the Milwaukee Brewers to a 10-8 win over the San
Francisco Giants on Tuesday.
Carlos Gomez and Norichika Aoki each knocked solo shots while Rickie Weeks and
Jonathan Lucroy had two RBI apiece for the Brewers, who snapped a three-game
losing streak on Sunday with a win over the Cardinals in extra innings.
Brewers starter Wily Peralta lasted just four innings, giving up six runs --
five earned -- on seven hits and three walks. Brandon Kintzler (2-0) earned
the win for Milwaukee. Jim Henderson allowed one run on two hits in the ninth
but picked up his second save of the season.
Barry Zito (2-1) was battered, surrendering nine run in 2 2/3 innings. Prior
to the game, he didn't allow a run in 14 innings this season and won 11
straight games dating back to last season, including the playoffs.
Pablo Sandoval drove in four runs and Brandon Crawford had a solo home run for
the Giants, who came into the game having won six of their last seven games.
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