The Milwaukee Brewers were denied a sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks as they lost last night at Chase Field, 8-1. Leading 3-1, the Diamondbacks broke open the game with a five-run fifth inning. The big blow in that frame was a grand slam by rookie Paul Goldschmidt. Brewers manager Ron Roenicke had starter Shaun Marcum intentionally walk Miguel Montero to get to Goldschmidt…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/ROENICKE11.mp3|titles=ROENICKE1]
Marcum took the loss as he gave up seven runs on seven hits in four and two-thirds. Diamondbacks starter Josh Collmenter went seven innings, allowing a run on two hits. Collmenter has now given up just one run in 21 innings against the Brewers this season…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/ROENICKE2.mp3|titles=ROENICKE2]
The Brewers collected three hits in the loss. Corey Hart’s third inning homer accounted for their lone run and Prince Fielder and Jerry Hairston Jr. both had singles. The Brewers now have a two games to one lead in the best of five NLDS. Game four is tonight in Arizona. Randy Wolf (13-10 3.69) gets the start for the Brewers. The lefty talked about the Arizona offense…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/WOLF1.mp3|titles=WOLF1]
The Diamondbacks counter with Joe Saunders (12-13 3.69). Coverage on 93-9 FM WDOR begins at 8. First pitch is at 8:37.