Offbeat Cain, Chacin pace Brewers past Cubs, 1-0

02:45  14 june  2018
02:45  14 june  2018 Source:   msn.com

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Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin throws during the first inning of a baseball game against Morry Gash AP Photo. Sports. Chacin , bullpen pitch Brewers past slumping Diamondbacks 1 - 0 . Marte had already rounded second as Cain made a diving catch and was easily doubled off.

Jhoulys Chacin and three relievers combined on a three-hitter as the NL Central leaders slipped past the slumping Diamondbacks 1 - 0 on Tuesday night. a loss to the Brewers in his previous start, retired the first 11 batters he faced before giving up a single to Lorenzo Cain and walking Travis Shaw with

MILWAUKEE — Lorenzo Cain homered and Jhoulys Chacin combined with three relievers on a six-hitter to give the Milwaukee Brewers their second straight shutout of the Chicago Cubs, 1-0 on Wednesday.

Chacin (6-1) allowed four hits in six innings, striking out seven and walking four to win his sixth consecutive decision. Jeremy Jeffress pitched the seventh, Josh Hader struck out the side in the eighth and Cory Knebel finished with a perfect ninth for his sixth save.

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Milwaukee Brewers ' Lorenzo Cain can't catch a double hit by Arizona Diamondbacks' Jake Lamb during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Milwaukee. Image 13 of 13. Chacin , bullpen pitch Brewers past slumping Diamondbacks 1 - 0 .

Jhoulys Chacin and three relievers combined on a three-hitter as the Milwaukee Brewers slipped past the slumping Arizona Diamondbacks 1 - 0 . Milwaukee Brewers ' Lorenzo Cain can't catch a double hit by Arizona Diamondbacks' Jake Lamb during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 22

Mike Montgomery (2-2) allowed only two hits in six innings, both by Cain. He struck out four and walked one in his fourth start since replacing injured Yu Darvish in the rotation.

Cain drove a 3-1 pitch over the wall in left with one out in the third for his eighth homer. He also opened the first inning with a single.

The Brewers improved to 3-8 this season against the Cubs and moved 1 ½ games ahead of second-place Chicago in the N.L. Central.

The Cubs won Monday's series opener 7-2 with five runs in the 11th, but managed just two hits in Tuesday's 4-0 loss.

The Brewers stranded runners at third in each of the first two innings. In the second, rightfielder Jason Heyward prevented a run, charging in for a sensational sliding grab on Erik Kratz's one-out sinking liner and then recovering quickly to hold Hernan Perez at third.

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Milwaukee Brewers ' Christian Yelich, Lorenzo Cain (6) and Domingo Santana (16) ''I put a pretty good swing on it, so I got the job done,'' Santana said. Jhoulys Chacin and three relievers combined on a three-hitter as the NL Central leaders slipped past the slumping Diamondbacks 1 - 0 on Tuesday night.

Home AP News Chacin , bullpen pitch Brewers past slumping Diamondbacks 1 - 0 . Arizona starter Matt Koch (2-3), who allowed four home runs during a loss to the Brewers in his previous start, retired the first 11 batters he faced before giving up a single to Lorenzo Cain and walking Travis Shaw with

TRAINER'S ROOM

Cubs: RHP Yu Darvish, on the 10-day DL (right triceps tendinitis) and RHP Carl Edwards, also on the DL (right shoulder inflammation), each came through Tuesday's bullpen session well, manager Joe Maddon said.

Brewers: RHP Matt Albers, on the 10-day DL (right shoulder discomfort), will continue treatment throughout the weekend, and then be reassessed. . RHP Zach Davies, on the 10-day DL retroactive to May 30 (right rotator cuff inflammation), threw a bullpen session Wednesday, but is at least three weeks away and will need two or three rehab outings, manager Craig Counsell said.

UP NEXT

Cubs: Chicago is off Thursday, then heads to St. Louis for a three-game series against the Cardinals. Left-hander Jon Lester (7-2, 2.22) starts for the Cubs, opposed by Michael Wacha (8-1, 2.47). Lester has won his last three starts, and is 6-2 with a 1.72 ERA in his last 10.

Brewers: After a day off, Milwaukee opens a three-game home series against the Phillies on Friday. Brent Suter (6-4, 4.61) starts the opener. The left-hander has yet to record a quality start in 12 tries, with his longest outing 5 2/3 innings.

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Lois and Clark Actor Dean Cain Joins the Police Force as a Reserve Officer in Idaho .
It’s a bird, it’s a plane — it’s a police officer! Dean Cain, who famously played Superman in the television series Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, was sworn in as a reserve officer with the Saint Anthony Police Department in Idaho on Tuesday Announcing the news, the Idaho State Police shared photos of the 51-year-old wearing his new uniform during the swearing-in ceremony. . “Cpl. Anderson supporting local area law enforcement as St. Anthony PD swears in Reserve Officer Dean Cain who played Superman in the TV series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. #BackTheBlue,” the state police wrote on Twitter. Cpl. Anderson supporting local area law enforcement as St. Anthony PD swears in Reserve Officer Dean Cain who played Superman in the TV series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. #BackTheBluepic.twitter.com/AT9avH1vtE— Idaho State Police (@ISPeasternIdaho) June 19, 2018 Prior to the ceremony, Cain — who has voiced his support for all men and women who serve their country — told The Daily Caller that he was proud to join the police department. “I have always been a man of action,” he told the outlet. ”Real heroes don’t wear capes. Real Superheroes wear uniforms and badges and stethoscopes! Real superheroes are members of our military, law enforcement, and first responders.” RELATED: Dean Cain Is Getting Back Down to His NFL-Playing Weight After Reaching a Pre-Diabetic 235 Lbs.

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