Taylor, Adames homer, lead Brewers past Cards 6-4 for split
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Tyrone Taylor hit a three-run homer, Willy Adames added a solo shot and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4 to split a four-game series with their NL Central rivals.
Taylor's drive to left field on a 2-1 sinker from Dakota Hudson in the fourth inning gave the Brewers a 4-2 lead.
Hudson snapped a streak of 46 1/3 innings without allowing a homer.
Adames took Hudson deep leading off the fifth to make it 5-3.
The Brewers have won five of seven.
They moved back into a first-place tie with the Cardinals atop the division.
St. Louis has lost five of its last eight.