Brewers' Ramirez improving but still out

An MRI exam performed on the ailing back of Aramis Ramirez revealed nothing serious, but the Milwaukee Brewers' veteran third baseman remained out of the lineup Monday night.

Holmberg, Hamilton help Reds shut down Brewers 5-1

Brewers offense held to two hits in loss

 David Holmberg pitched six effective innings, Billy Hamilton hit a two-run triple and the Cincinnati Reds beat Milwaukee 5-1 on Saturday night, snapping the Brewers' three-game winning streak.