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Phillies 5, Brewers 2

Phillies 5, Brewers 2

MILWAUKEE — Maikel Franco homered twice and Aaron Nola pitched seven strong innings to lift the Phillies, who snapped a seven-game losing streak to the Brewers. Franco hit a two-run homer in the fifth to give Philadelphia a 4-1 lead. He blasted a solo shot over the Brewers bullpen in left in the seventh to stake the Phillies to a four-run lead. Nola allowed four hits and retired 11 consecutive batters at one point and 16 of 17 to close out his outing.

Phillies 5, Brewers 2 04/22/16 [Last modified: Friday, April 22, 2016 11:30pm]
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