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2021 National League Division Series: Pederson home run lifts Braves over Brewers in Game 3


The Atlanta Braves have taken a 2-1 lead in the National League Division Series following a 3-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers at Truist Field.

Ian Anderson and 4 relievers mixed on a five-hitter because the Atlanta pitching employees has now held Milwaukee scoreless for 19 consecutive innings courting again to the seventh inning of Game 1.

Pederson homer, Atlanta pitching employees push Braves previous Brewers

Joc Pederson offered the entire offense the Braves would wish with a pinch-hit three-run home run, his second of the sequence. He’s now bought a success in all three at-bats he is had in this sequence, all as a pinch-hitter.

Anderson and Milwaukee starter Freddy Peralta matched zeroes by way of the primary 4 innings till Milwaukee threatened, placing two males on. Brewers supervisor Craig Counsell elected to pinch-hit for Peralta with Daniel Vogelbach.

With the hit-and-run known as for, Luis Urias broke from third after Vogelbach hit a grounder to Austin Riley, who fielded and fired home to start out a rundown to tag out Urias. Milwaukee failed to attain.

Adrian Houser relieved Peralta and gave up singles to Travis d’Arnaud and Dansby Swanson earlier than Pederson pinch-hit for Anderson and he cracked a three-run homer to proper for the entire offense in the sport.

Eduardo Escobar led off the highest of the seventh with a pinch-hit double, however was left stranded. In the eighth, Jace Peterson walked and Willy Adames singled earlier than Tyler Matzek bought Christian Yelich to hit into an inning-ending 6-3 double play.

The Brewers went down in order in the ninth and are watching an early playoff exit for the third straight yr.

Game 4 look-ahead

Atlanta will look to advance to the NLCS once they ship ace Charlie Morton to the mound. Milwaukee counters with lefthander Eric Lauer.

TBS has the protection with Don Orsillo, Jeff Francoeur and Matt Winer on the decision. First pitch is at 5:15pm.


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