Madison
9° F
Clear
Clear
Advertisement

Alonso hits 5th HR in 9 games; Padres beat Brewers

Published On: Mar 24 2013 11:26:15 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ariz. -

Yonder Alonso hit his fifth home run in his last nine games, helping the San Diego Padres defeat a Milwaukee Brewers' split squad 6-4 Sunday.

Alonso was 2 for 4 and drove in three runs, raising his spring training total to 12 RBIs to go along with a .236 average (13 for 55).

Brewers starter Wily Peralta allowed six runs and 10 hits in 5 1-3 innings. San Diego's Eric Stults gave up four runs on seven hits in six innings with four strikeouts and no walks.

Padres closer Huston Street pitched a perfect seventh inning, his seventh straight scoreless outing.

Advertisement
Advertisement