Ryan Braun hit a pair of two-run home runs as the Milwaukee Brewers shut out the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Tuesday afternoon in Chicago.
Lorenzo Cain led off the game with a solo home run. Jhoulys Chacín threw seven innings of three-hit ball, striking out 10 Cubs while only issuing a pair of walks. Corey Knebel and Dan Jennings had scoreless innings to close out the victory for the Brewers, now two games out of first in the NL Central behind the Cubs (four games back in the loss column).
The two-game series finishes up Wednesday afternoon at Chicago.
Videos 1 and 2: Fox Sports Wisconsin
Video 3: MLB