MLB Game Summary - Milwaukee at Oakland
(Thursday, February 27th)
Final Score: Milwaukee 11, Oakland 3
Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Braun had a two-run homer in his first
at-bat back from his 65-game suspension, one of four belted by Milwaukee
hitters in the Brewers' 11-3 win over the Oakland Athletics.
Braun, handed a season-ending ban last July for his involvement in the
Biogensis scandal, took an 0-1 pitch from Tommy Milone over the wall in the
first inning to get Milwaukee off to a strong start in its spring training
Juan Francisco slugged a pair of homers and finished with three RBI in the
rout, with Mitch Haniger tacking on a solo blast later on. Francisco, Rickie
Weeks and Khris Davis all went 2-for-3 for the Brewers.
Milone served up two of Milwaukee's long balls and allowed three runs on four
hits and a pair of walks over a two-inning stint.
Brewers starter Marco Estrada also worked two innings, yielding a pair of runs
while also walking two.
Jed Lowrie stroked a two-run double in the loss, while Josh Reddick ended 2-
for-2 for Oakland.
02/27 18:56:55 ET
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