Brewers 8, Reds 1
CINCINNATI — Ryan Braun's NL-high 41st homer lifted the Brewers. Norichika Aoki homered to start a three-run third and added an RBI double in the eighth. Braun, the MVP last season, hit a two-run shot in the seventh. Shaun Marcum earned his first win in seven starts since returning from a tight right elbow on Aug. 25.