The Milwaukee Brewers will go for a three game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks tonight when the National League Division Series continues in Phoenix. The Brewers have a two games to none lead in the best of five series. A victory would give the Brewers their first playoff series win since 1982 and they would advance to the N-L Championship Series for the first time in franchise history. Milwaukee manager Ron Roenicke knows it won’t be easy closing out Arizona in their home park…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/ROENICKE1.mp3|titles=ROENICKE1]
Ryan Braun was 6-for-8 with a homer in the first two games, which were played at Miller Park. Braun enjoys playing in big games…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/BRAUN1.mp3|titles=BRAUN1]
Shaun Marcum gets the start for the Brewers tonight. In the regular season, the righty was 13 and 7 with an ERA of 3.54. Marcum made one start against the Diamondbacks this season and gave up four runs in six innings in a no-decision…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/MARCUM1.mp3|titles=MARCUM1]
Arizona counters with Josh Collmenter. The rookie righthander went 10 and 10 in the regular season with an ERA of 3.38. He made two starts against the Brewers and went 1 and 0 while not allowing a run in fourteen innings. Tonight’s game can be heard on 93-9 FM WDOR. Coverage begins at 8 with first pitch from Chase Field at 8:30.