There are bound to be days like this in baseball, and the good news for the Brewers is they could afford one because they’d done enough the previous two days to keep the Reds at a comfortable distance heading into the final 34 games of the season.
The Brewers have only a solo home run by Luis Urias to show for their 5-1 loss.
The 4-1 victory at home ups Milwaukee's NL Central lead over the Reds to 9½ games.
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"Word has it that the game will be played in Dyersville again next year, featuring the Chicago Cubs and the Cincinnati Reds."
Milwaukee sends minor league catcher Payton Henry to Miami for John Curtiss and minor league pitcher Reese Olson to Detroit for Daniel Norris.
Christian Yelich doubled home the go-ahead run in the 11th inning and the Brewers beat the Reds 7-4 Saturday night to widen their lead in the NL Central.
Milwaukee opens the second half with a three-game series Friday in Cincinnati, which took three of four last weekend at American Family Field.
The All-Star break may benefit former MVP Christian Yelich, who has only five home runs for Milwaukee this season.
The Brewers (53-39) and Reds (48-42) are the only teams in the NL Central with winning records at the All-Star break.
Eugenio Suarez led off the ninth inning with a 418-foot blast to right field to life the Reds over the Brewers 4-3.
Reds left-hander Wade Miley tossed eight shutout innings against his former team.
Milwaukee's bullpen allowed one hit in 4⅔ scoreless innings in a 5-3 win over Cincinnati Thursday night, boosting their NL Central lead to seven games over the Reds.
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With the 2-1 loss on Wednesday, Milwaukee totaled just nine hits and four runs in the three losses to Cincinnati.
Milwaukee starting pitcher Brett Anderson and Cincinnati counterpart Luis Castillo each threw seven shutout innings.
The 7-2 victory is the 11th in 13 games for Milwaukee.
Milwaukee left-hander Brett Anderson labored through three innings, allowing five runs and five hits as the Reds won 7-3.
Avisail Garcia homered and singled home another run as Milwaukee beat Cincinnati 5-1 on Tuesday night for their 10th win in their last 11 games.
Tuesday's series opener at Cincinnati will mark the start of 33 games in 34 days leading up to the All-Star break.
Avisail Garcia also homered and Kolten Wong had three hits as Milwaukee took the series in Cincinnati.
Cincinnati tees off on Milwaukee starter Adrian Houser, who allows six runs in four innings.