Brewers squeeze past Marlins

Aoki's 8th inning bunt hit wins for Milwaukee
Brewers squeeze past Marlins

Norichika Aoki’s bunt single brought home Rickie Weeks with the game winning run in the eighth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Miami Marlins 6-5 at Miller Park Monday night.

Miami had taken a 5-2 lead in the third inning as Justin Ruggiano had 4 RBI including a two-run homer off Brewers starting pitcher Zack Greinke.

Grienke pitched 6 innings allowing 6 hits, 2 walks and 5 earned runs. With the no-decision, Greinke’s record at Miller Park remains 15-0..

The Brewers rallied off Miami starter Carlos Zambrano. Carlos Gomez hit a homer, Travis Ishikawa had a two-run single, and Aoki’s squeeze bunt off reliever Randy Choate in the eighth provided the winning run.

Francisco Rodriguez (1-4) got the win in relief and John Axford pitched a scoreless 9th to pick up his 14th save.