Milwaukee Brewers shut out Colorado Rockies to sweep NLDS

October 11, 2018

Photo by Yvonne Kemp

It’s on to the National League Championship Series for the Milwaukee Brewers.

The Brewers beat the Colorado Rockies 6-0 at Coors Field to sweep the NLDS, with shutouts in the final two games of the series. Five Milwaukee relievers combined to give up just one hit in 41/3 innings to close out the game.

Milwaukee scored in the first inning, got a solo homer from Jesus Aguilar in the fourth, added two more in the sixth and scored two in the ninth on back-to-back homers from Orlando Arcia and Keon Broxton.

Lefty Wade Miley got the start for the Brewers, scattering three hits with two strikeouts across 4⅔ innings.

The Brewers have won 11 in a row dating from September 23 and will have home-field advantage in the NLCS, which begins Friday, October 12, 2018 in Milwaukee against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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