Richards pitches into the 7th, Angels beat Brewers

Estrada allows two hits, two earned runs

Published On: Mar 23 2013 11:07:14 PM CDT
TEMPE, Ariz. -

Garrett Richards threw 6 1-3 innings in the longest outing by an Angels pitcher this spring, leading Los Angeles' split squad over the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 Saturday.

Richards allowed one run and three hits in his fourth spring appearance and second start. He struck out five.

Richards went 4-3 with the Angels with a 4.69 ERA in 2012 in 30 games, including nine starts.

Brewers starter Marco Estrada worked five innings and allowed two hits and two earned runs.

Mike Trout singled in the first and later scored on a passed ball.