Phoenix, AZ (Sports Network) - Hainley Statia hit a two-run homer and the
Milwaukee Brewers smacked the Kansas City Royals, 9-1, in spring training
action on Wednesday.
Alex Gonzalez clubbed a solo homer with two RBI and Aramis Ramirez contributed
a two-run single for Milwaukee, which received 6 1/3 innings of one-run ball
out of starter Yovani Gallardo. He struck out two and gave up just two hits.
Kansas City starter Luis Mendoza took the loss, tagged for six runs -- four
earned -- on 10 hits over 5 2/3 innings. Xavier Nady drove in the Royals' only
run with a solo homer in the fourth inning.
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