Last Week’s Results
Tuesday: Rockies 3, Brewers 2
Wednesday: Rockies 7, Brewers 1
Thursday: Rockies 9, Brewers 6
Friday: Giants 6, Brewers 4
Saturday: Giants 4, Brewers 1
Sunday: Brewers 7, Giants 3
Brewers: 19-15 (0.5 GB)
Cubs: 17-17 (2.5 GB)
Reds: 14-20 (5.5 GB)
Cardinals: 11-24 (9 GB)
Top Pitching Performance of the Week
Freddy Peralta was fantastic against the Rockies to kick off the road trip. Peralta fired six innings of two-run ball, striking out 10 and inducing a career-high 25 swings and misses.
Top Hitting Performance of the Week
William Contreras continued his hot start to his Brewers career, picking up three extra-base hits throughout the week, including a home run in Sunday’s win. Contreras slashed .263/.333/.526 on the week.
Injury Notes & Roster Moves
Tyrone Taylor & Adrian Houser
Taylor and Houser both returned from the injured list this week. Blake Perkins and Tyson Miller returned to Triple-A Nashville as the corresponding moves for each player.
Taylor picked up just three hits on the week, one of them a home run in Colorado. Houser made his season debut on Sunday, throwing 4 2⁄3 innings of two-run ball against the Giants.
The Brewers recalled Sousa, whom they acquired from the Reds last month in a minor trade, on Friday. While Sousa did not appear in a game during the Giants series, he gave the Brewers another left-handed option in the bullpen behind Hoby Milner. Jake Cousins was optioned to Triple-A.