Diamondbacks 5, Brewers 4

USA TODAY Sports

The D'Backs came from behind to take another game away from the Brewers. They still have yet to lose a game against Milwaukee in 2013.

Never say die, eh?

The Diamondbacks fell behind 4-1 thanks to seeing eye singles, a homer, and a passed ball. It looked vaguely hopeless, but Jason Kubel hit a solo shot with one out in the 7th to make it 4-2 a single and a walk chased Brewers starter Kyle Lohse, who at one point had a perfect game through 4.2 that was broken up by a Miguel Montero solo shot.

In came John Axford, hot trade candidate. He proceeded to walk Martin Prado on four pitches, and got into a three-ball count against Didi Gregorius, who also had a solo shot in the game, and Didi placed one well on the right side of the infield to tie the game up. Axford then walked pinch hitter Eric Chavez to give the D'Backs the 5-4 margin they ended up with at the end.

The bullpen was drama free, for once, and Brad Ziegler got his second save of the series. The D'Backs will go for the series and season sweep against the Brewers tomorrow. Full recap to come.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join AZ Snake Pit

You must be a member of AZ Snake Pit to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at AZ Snake Pit. You should read them.

Join AZ Snake Pit

You must be a member of AZ Snake Pit to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at AZ Snake Pit. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker