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Brewers Vs. Cubs Final Score: Milwaukee Hands Chicago Another Loss

The Milwaukee Brewers didn't waste much time grabbing control of their Tuesday evening contest with the Chicago Cubs. The Brewers used two home runs to get out to a five-run first inning. The decifiet proved too much for the Cubs to overcome, and Chicago lost 7-4. The loss drops Chicago to 1-4, while the Brewers improved to 3-2.

Alex Gonzalez homered off Cubs starter Paul Maholm in the first inning to drive in Aramis Ramirez and Corey Hart. Jonathan Lucroy would blast a solo homer to make it 5-0 before the Cubs even got a turn to bat.

Chicago would score three in the bottom of the third, sparked when David DeJesus and Darwin Barney scored on a Alfonso Soriano single to center.

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