All-Star closer Josh Hader surrendered a home run for the fourth time in his last six appearances, costing Milwaukee a 7-5 loss Tuesday. The Brewers missed a chance to gain a game on the Cubs. Outfielder Christian Yelich returned to the lineup for the first time in five games, driving in a run in the seventh and Yasmani Grandal had a three-run homer.
The Crew remains two-and-a-half games behind Chicago in the National League Central Division standings. They’ll go at it again today against the Twins. The Brewers haven’t confirmed that lefty Gio Gonzalez will start this afternoon’s game, but it is his turn. Our coverage on 940 WFAW begins at 12:25.